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50% Discounts at KOBO Now!

I just got word of an amazing 50% off offer that KOBO are running today and tomorrow. It’s a bit complicated in that each country has it’s own list, but well worth it for this big a discount if you ask me. There are titles from authors like Dan Brown, Stephen King, Suzanne Collins, Lisa […]

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Herbert Lom RIP

I was saddened today to hear of the death of the great actor Herbert Lom. Everyone remembers him for his portrayal of the twitchy Chief Inspector Dreyfus in the Pink Panther films. But Lom played much darker roles in a long and distinguished career. I have childhood memories, curled up on the sofa, watching him […]

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A Book Of Horrors

Hardcover:400 pages Publisher:Jo Fletcher Books Language:English ISBN-10:0857388088 ISBN-13: 978-0857388087 I’ll admit that I’m not a lover of anthologies. I own several, including Robert Aickman‘s Cold Hand in Mine and Ramsey Campbell‘s Superhorror. I’ve had those some years and still haven’t read all the stories in them. I always prefer to read a novel by a writer I like […]

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What’s The Cause of the International Crisis?

International Crises seem topical, so here’s my #SampleSunday for today from my novel, Diavolino. With Berlusconi licking his wounds this morning the Italian setting will add to the atmosphere. Homa Jawini flicked from news channel to news channel. She’d not heard from her husband since he’d been collected by Sir Roger’s driver in the early […]

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