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Series hiatus in 2014 now ending

This is in the nature of a more personal post than I usually write, so I will cut to the chase. The Killgrace series has been on unexpected hiatus since January. During these passed months I’ve been in and out of hospital in a sequence of events odd enough to be one of my own…


Killgrace and the Wandering Star – Cover reveal

An early christmas present: the Cover for Killgrace and the Wandering Star. While a Wandering Star was the traditional astronomical name for a planet, in this story it is applied to a much more recently-discovered phenomena. Rogue stars are stars thrown out of position, often – it is theorised – due to the destruction of…


2014 plans and Singular in paperback

It may not be quite in time for christmas, but I have my author copy of Singular Situation in my hands, and it looks very good. US distribution has been arranged, but UK distribution is currently lagging, so this may be the only copy in Britain for a while. In other news next year’s release…


New Release and Upcoming News

Inverted Planet is now available on Amazon. The ebook includes the short story “Weighty Issue” as bonus content. Inverted Planet was not one of the original stories, but it was an idea that would not let go, and when the perfect cover image turned up, I could not resist: In a world where the rules…


Results of the Faithless sale

The Faithless sale will end shortly after 8am today, but the main results are already in. I was surprised that Faithless proved more popular than Singular, but also very pleased. It was most successful in the US, where it reached No.1 on the Hard Science Fiction and First Contact Science Fiction sub-categories, and the Top…


SALE: Faithless and Singular on Discount

For this week, Faithless and Singular Situation are both on discount. Killgrace and the Faithless is available free on Amazon Worldwide. Killgrace and the Singular Situation is reduced to $0.99 (down from $2.99) View on Amazon UK: Amazon.co.uk Widgets


In Depression – Webserial

For the two reluctant allies and their budding organisation the next few months are going to be hell. All their skills will be needed, their alliance will be tested, and possibly pushed to breaking. There’s a crisis on the horizon, and even with fore-knowledge the price of survival will be high. It is 3rd September…


NEW RELEASE: Faithless

Killgrace and the Faithless, an Era 0 early mission is now available on Amazon. Why would a species abandon science and shun reason? Why is there such a schism in the culture they have just discovered? And why did Susan have to discover it by being arrested and sentenced to death? Sometimes a scientist’s life…


Singular Situation – 8th-10th August Free: Update

The free run is not over, and you can still get the book free on Amazon for today. However, this is an update of the book’s best positions so far: Amazon US: #9 on the Top 10 free Sci-fi ebooks. Amazon UK: #1 on Space Exploration and #2 on First Contact Science fiction categories Amazon…


Singular Situation – Free on Amazon 8th-10th August

Singular Situation is getting its second free run on Amazon from 8th-10th August 2013. The ebook can be downloaded for free from Amazon Worldwide. “I really liked the original type of sci-fi adventure going on in the story” IABookReviews.com Solar winds and steel chains are a difficult way to rescue an animal the size of…