Monthly Archives: March 2012

Hit & Run reviews round up part two, plus…

OK, so two days till publication, and there have been a handful of reviews of Hit & Run popping up around the place. Sorry for not getting these up here sooner, but as you can imagine, things are a bit … Continue reading

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Short books are better than long books, or are they?

Aye so, I wrote something over on the Faber blog The Thought Fox about how short books are better than long books. I stand by that, of course, but needless to say, for the purposes of getting the rise out … Continue reading

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Don’t fuck with Bjork

OK, so it’s Friday tune time. Bjork. She’s crazy, she’s brilliant, y’all know that. Anyway, whenever I hear anyone bleating on that Scotland couldn’t manage as an independent country, I just wanna sit em down and make em watch this: … Continue reading

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Hit & Run Launch Party

OK, we all know there are too many books in the world. Sadly, I am adding to the glut. My new novel, Hit & Run, is coming out. Please come and help me launch it into the world. Blackwell’s South … Continue reading

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Local news for local people (and you)

Aye so, I was interviewed by The Edinburgh Evening News recently. Then they snapped me standing leaning against the shut door of a pub for no good reason. Needless to say, Sandra Dick, who interviewed me, was very interested in … Continue reading

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Crime Fiction Lover love it – boof!

OK, so my 3-year-old daughter has taken to saying ‘Boof!’ as a general expression of delight and amazement. I dunno where she got that from, but I like it and I’ve started copying her. So I say BOOF!, check out … Continue reading

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lightsabre cocksucking blues

I look after the kids on Fridays, so don’t really have the time to fuck around online posting bullshit all day. But I’ve decided I’m gonna post a tune every Friday, something that I’ve been listening to during the week. … Continue reading

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