Onward and Upward – Captain’s Log

A status update, and a look at what's coming down the pipe from me.


October Newsletter

New book release today and general writing news in the newsletter this month. AMAZON AMAZON UK SAMPLESMASHWORDS My latest book, THE GREEN AND THE BLACK launches today. Before I go on, I'd like to ask a favor. If you could spare a moment, head on over to my Twitter and retweet the pinned tweet at …

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New free ebook – DEAL OR NO DEAL

I have a new freebie available from Gryphonwood Press. DEAL OR NO DEAL? is a novella, and a free introduction to my MIDNIGHT EYE series. Three beers and a packet of crisps is a tempting offer for your soul when you don't really believe you have one. But when it comes time to pay up, …

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New Book Day – RAMSKULL

RAMSKULL is new today. In this one you'll find a remote Scottish island, some baffled cops, bloody mayhem, a bar, an ancient Ram's skull, dank caves, some whisky, another bar, Oban, some mad monks, a lighthouse, and more whisky. It's a return home for me after a few years writing Newfoundland based stories, and it's …

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New Book day: INFESTATION from Severed Press

    AMAZON SAMPLE New today, a new big bug novel from me at Severed Press. It's pulp, pure and simple. Sweary Scottish squaddies and big bug mayhem in the waters off Baffin Island. It's not subtle. But it's not meant to be It was supposed to be a simple mission. A suspected Russian spy …

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November Newsletter

AMAZON SAMPLE The three Sigils and Totems novellas are now available in a compiled ebook collection from Crossroad Press ( paperback on its way) It’s a simple enough concept. There are houses like this all over the world. Most people only know of them from whispered stories over campfires; tall tales told to scare the …

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Newsflash – Rowan Casey boxset offer

Most of you know that I’m involved in the VEIL KNIGHTS series under the pen name of Rowan Casey with 11 other fine writers. Today we’re running a promo to bring new readers into the series, with a box set of the first three books on sale at Amazon for only 99c in the US. …

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My third collection of Carnacki stories based on William Hope Hodgson's character is out now from Lovecraft Ezine in paperback and ebook CARNACKI operates in shadowy occult realms, on the fringes of science, in places out of sight and out of mind of normal everyday people. But sometimes the darkness touches the lives of others …


The Watchers trilogy is back

My Scottish historic vampire fantasy is back! These new editions come from Gryphonwood Press, with shiny new covers by the great Wayne Miller In my Watchers series I am dealing with a retelling of the Bonnie Prince Charlie story, where romantic myths have already subsumed the harsh reality of a coup gone badly wrong. I …

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BERSERKER now in paperback and ebook

My Vikings versus Yeti novel, BERSERKER is now available in paperback for the first time and there's also a shiny new ebook edition, both with the new cover by Wayne Miller. For Tor and Skald this is their first viking raid. Their minds are full of thoughts of honor and glory. What awaits them are …

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