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Another Day, Another Crazy Cheap Deal

OK folks, this is serious shizzle – BOTH A Dark Matter and Breakers are included in Amazon’s Kindle Monthly Deal for THE WHOLE OF JULY. Pick them up dirt cheap here:   A DARK MATTER BREAKERS Enjoy! Dx

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A Dark Matter on the McIlvanney Longlist

Absolutely thrilled that A Dark Matter is on the McIlvanney Prize longlist for best Scottish crime novel of the year. Some amazing writers (and friends) on the list too!

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The Big Chill out in ebook today

My twelfth novel, The Big Chill, is out in ebook today! Get it here. I just noticed that The Empire Strikes Back was released 40 years ago today, and weirdly both stories are the second instalments in trilogies, and both … Continue reading

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A Dark Matter Ebook Only 99p

Meet the Skelfs: Three generations of women take over the family funeral-home and PI businesses. Includes death, grief, hope, drumming, quantum physics and a cat called Schrodinger. NOW CHEAP AS BOLLOCKS: KOBO: http://bit.ly/2Uv05zv KINDLE: https://amzn.to/3gVIc5U

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The Big Chill Proofs are Here

They’re here! The Big Chill is out June 20th in ebook, August 20th in paperback by Orenda Books. I would love you to pre-order, just drop your usual bookshop a line, ta!

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The Big Chill Cover Reveal

LOOK! My next book has a beeyootiful cover. Find out all about it over at Mary Picken’s Live and Deadly book blog. It’s out in ebook June 20th and paperback August 20th. You can pre-order in e-book and paperback now on … Continue reading

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A Dark Matter Optioned for Television

I’m delighted to announced that A Dark Matter has been optioned for television by Glasgow-based production company Blazing Griffin. Some details are here in The Bookseller and there’s a write up in The Scottish Sun. Exciting!  

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All in the Family

Wow, a shit-ton of Orenda Books are going dirt cheap. Look at this pic, every one a gem, and that’s only a few of em! Mind are: A Dark Matter Kobo – http://bit.ly/2Uv05zv Amazon – https://amzn.to/3edOHPW Breakers Kobo – http://bit.ly/2Kt4FcMContinue reading

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Kobo Easter Sale

Hey folks, my two most recent books, A Dark Matter and Breakers, are both in Kobo’s Easter sale this weekend, 99p each. They’re the same price on Amazon Kindle too, so grab them while you can. Some nice escapism during … Continue reading

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Orenda Roadshow is coming to Glasgow

Monday coming, folks, see you there.

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