Recently I put a call out to fellow authors, book enthusiasts, and visitors to this site for book donations. These books were destined for a very special place, where they could put a smile on the face of kids in the battle of their life. As I've previously mentioned, since my daughter's fight with childhood … Continue reading Authors for Children’s Cancer – Update
When my 9yo daughter was diagnosed with cancer 3 years ago, it was absolutely life-changing. Being confronted with something so awful, and suddenly having no other choice but to fight was the stuff nightmares are made of. It was the type of catalyst that forces a parent to take stock of what is really important. I'll … Continue reading Authors for Children’s Cancer
With a new year brings new dreams, new aspirations, new moods, and new ideas. You may have noticed that I've recently been tweaking the look of my web site (maybe you haven't). Next on my list is to update the covers for my TIME SQUARE series. Once I get the urge for change, there's no … Continue reading Time For A Change
Having read and enjoyed The Hunger Games and The Maze Runner series' over the past year, I find myself keen to discover a new YA book or series that I can sink my teeth into. There is no doubt that there are a bazillion great reads out there, but I'm hoping visitors to my site can … Continue reading Help Me Choose My Next YA Read
The 9th of December 2014 marks a great day for readers. It's the annual Read Tuesday, which gives readers a day of absolute bargains and great value, just in time for the festive season. To celebrate, I'm offering a great special Kindle Matchbook offer to readers. Anyone who buys the paperback edition of any of my … Continue reading 3 Cheers for Read Tuesday!
This is a post with a difference. Writing is something I do because I have stories that I want to tell. It’s something I feel compelled to do and it's an escape from the everyday pressures of life. It's where I can roam in a world that I alone create, where I can explore ideas … Continue reading 101 Lessons and Thoughts About Writing
Are you keen to escape the mundane and plunge into a seriously awesome adventure that's packed with action, fun, humour and mystery? If you answered 'yes' or 'no' then it's time to take the plunge. Here's the deal. As a thank you, I'm offering a great prize of a $25 Amazon Gift Voucher or $25 PayPal … Continue reading Win a $25 Gift Card in my Seriously Awesome August Giveaway
I'm thrilled to announce that the first draft of TIME SQUARE | UFO has been completed and it has now moved into the review-edit-review-edit-review-edit-edit-edit-edit phase. This is the second book in my great new TIME SQUARE series and it follows team ELMR who have been given their first rescue mission for Operation Slingshot. Eva, Lewis, Max and Razer … Continue reading TIME SQUARE | UFO – What really happened at Roswell in 1947?
Thank you to everyone who recently took the time to jump into Portal B - Name a Character in my exclusive pre-release event for TIME SQUARE | THE SHIFT. I was thrilled at the number of character names nominated, and also the great response to the final voting for a winner from the top 10. … Continue reading TIME SQUARE | THE SHIFT – A character named …
Warning: Those of you who read this book will travel through time. If you suffer from motion sickness, you may experience some uncomfortable symptoms as time-travel occurs. If you currently suffer from boredom, you will experience un-boredom while reading this book. If you have a tendency to laugh-out-loud, then you may annoy others sitting close … Continue reading ♦ The Fallen Pharaoh ♦ Quest #3 ♦ Coming Soon ♦