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A ‘Dead Good’ summer

I can’t believe it’s been nearly two months since I last posted on here. In some ways time has flown but I seem to have fitted quite a lot into the last sixty-odd days so here’s a (probably not very … Continue reading

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Cover reveal for my first young adult thriller…

I posted this on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram yesterday but, just in case anyone missed it, here it is – a proof of THE TREATMENT, my first young adult psychological thriller. Published by HarperCollins HQ on 19th October. Pre-order from … Continue reading

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Bristol, Brighton, Books and…Bruce Dickinson

Since THE ESCAPE was published back in March I’ve done a huge number of events – literary festivals, radio interviews, workshops, literary game shows and even my first TV appearance! Here are a few highlights… Aye Write, Glasgow: In conversation … Continue reading

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The Escape is a Sunday Times bestseller

On Tuesday afternoon my editor called me to discuss my idea for my new book and let me know the sales figures for The Escape. When she told me that 9,047 copies had been sold in five days and The … Continue reading

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It’s a British Crime Spree!

I’ve teamed up with eleven bestselling authors to offer crime readers an absolute treat – free stories! Originally a three part serial in My Weekly magazine THE LODGER is a gripping 9,000 word short story. All you need to do … Continue reading

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Work, events and celebrations…

A lot has happened since I last blogged. For a start I’ve finished the first draft of my young adult thriller THE TREATMENT and completed the edits. It was a good job I met my deadline for the YA book … Continue reading

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The Lie, optioned for TV by The Forge

Over the last couple of years hundreds of readers have told me that my books would make great films/tv shows and now I can finally share some VERY exciting news on that front. THE LIE has been optioned by The … Continue reading

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