Monthly Archives: May 2016

I started a new job last week

Last week I started working as writer-in-residence for a funeral directors in Edinburgh. I’m already tremendously impressed with the respect, grace and empathy of all the staff I met. It’s going to be an intense and strange few months, but I’m … Continue reading

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We Beat the Eggheads!

So I was on BBC Two quiz show Eggheads last night, part of a team called the Criminal Element featuring myself, Val McDermid, Mark Billingham, Chris Brookmyre and Martyn Waites. And we only went and won! It was a terrific … Continue reading

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I started writing a new book this week

I started writing a new book this week. A few thousand words in. Feels weird already. Anyhoo, working title is Fault Lines, and here are some visual clues what it’s about. Kind of.  

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EGGHEADS KLAXON!

Myself, Chris Brookmyre, Val McDermid, Mark Billingham and Martyn Waites are on Eggheads on Thursday 26th May, 6pm on BBC 2. Will I punch anyone? Will I swear? Tune in to find out.

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Rave review for The Jump in Gutter Magazine

It’s not online, but trust me, it’s a doozy. Here’s the final paragraph: Thanks, Sabina, whoever you are!

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The Caledonian Challenge

Folks, I’ve agreed to take part in this year’s Caledonian Challenge, walking 24 miles in 12 hours through Glencoe in June. I’m part of a Bloody Scotland team that also includes Chris Brookmyre, Craig Robertson, Matt Bendoris and Gordon Brown, … Continue reading

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The Jump is out in paperback today!

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