Monthly Archives: January 2013


Guest Post: All About Maureen

It's very clear that one of the things readers are in unison about is the character, Maureen Summerglass. An 82 year old lady seems an unlikely choice for a heroine, but it appears to be one that has worked with readers and for that I'm really glad. I did a guest post for A Fantastic [...]

January 20th, 2013|Publishing, Writing|0 Comments

A Fantastic Librarian Gives Another Fantastic Review

The Four Realms got another great review yesterday from the blog, A Fantastic Librarian. I'm spoilt like a kid in a sweet shop trying to choose between all the great quotes so let's just highlight the one that says " If you’re looking for a fun, diverting read, The Four Realms is just the ticket." [...]

January 19th, 2013|Reviews|0 Comments

WarpcoreSF Reviews The Four Realms

I've been loving the reviews The Four Realms has been getting. Even the ones that have had criticisms have been thoughtful and honest. I keep worrying that inevitably there will be one I don't love, that will hit some previous unknown painful truth. WarpcoreSF have published their review and have said some very nice things [...]

January 18th, 2013|Publishing, Reviews|0 Comments

Interview At The Qwillery

I recently had chance to chat to the good folks over at The Qwillery where I talked about The Four Realms and the work that went into creating the novel. I reveal which characters are the easiest and hardest to write as well as my favourite scene from the novel as well as a bunch [...]

January 17th, 2013|Interviews|0 Comments

New Review At All Things Urban Fantasy

It's a busy week and another blogger has published their review of The Four Realms. Whilst the reviewer over at All Things Urban Fantasy had some issues with the way the story alternates between characters every chapter, they said some mighty nice things. "This book manages to marry these conflicting flavors of classic and urban [...]

January 16th, 2013|Reviews, Writing|0 Comments

Head Space Podcast Episode 4

Last week, Stephen Aryan interviewed me for his Head Space podcast, where he talks to various authors about their writing process. It's a really interesting listen and I hope the quality of interviewee hasn't taken a sudden nosedive with the inclusion of me. I'm told I made sense, but I'm still not entirely sure. Be [...]

January 14th, 2013|Interviews, Writing|0 Comments

The Four Realms 5 Chapter Sampler

Still wondering whether The Four Realms is worth 99p of your money? Well Anarchy Books has a FIVE chapter PDF up on their website for you to download FOR FREE. A number of people have said lovely things about the book so far (and none of them have come to me asking for money in [...]

January 13th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Interview At My Bookish Ways

The good folks over at My Bookish Ways have an interview up with yours truly where I talk about The Four Realms, as well as some of my influences. I also reveal a famous face that made me go completely fanboy and what I'm currently working on. Check out the interview here

January 12th, 2013|Interviews, Publishing|0 Comments

Epub Version of Four Realms Now Available

If you use an ereader other than a Kindle I'm glad to announce that the Epub version of the novel is now available to purchase from The Robot Trading Company. This version will be compatible for those of you with iBooks software on your iPads, as well as Sony Readers and pretty much every other [...]

January 11th, 2013|Writing|0 Comments

A Small Favour

It seems a lot of you are now getting to the end of the book if the messages I'm receiving are anything to go by, and by the sounds of it you are loving the book. Thank you for all the kind words, they are the secret best thing about being an author! As a [...]

January 9th, 2013|Publishing|0 Comments