Hi everyone. As I've been working away on the First Fear I thought I'd post a little sneak peek of an early part of the book to whet your appetite. Let me know what you think in the comments via social media. I hope you enjoy it. Vavius knew things should be different. His … Continue reading The First Fear (Excerpt)
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Blade Runner 2049 is the long-awaited sequel to the 1982 sci-fi noir Blade Runner a film that was based on Philip K. Dicks short story Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? Is the film a masterpiece as many critics are claiming? The quick answer to that question is no. However, please don't think that the movie … Continue reading Blade Runner 2049 Review
After attempting numerous times to get through book 3 in the Mistborn series and failing miserably in the process I was on the lookout for another fantasy series to read, one that would get me hooked just like Mistborn book 1 did. I opted for Brent Weeks' Black Prism book 1 in the Light Bringer … Continue reading Book Review: The Black Prism
Hi folks, Today I am announcing that Heir to the Sundered Crown is getting the audio book treatment. I'm working with the very talented Joseph Tweedale to bring the Sundered Crown Saga to Audible. Listen to a sample below - Keep your eyes peeled for more announcements via my social media channels over the coming … Continue reading Big Announcement
Hi, everybody, I've entered Heir to the Sundered Crown into the latest Readers Choice Awards competition and I need your help to win it. Click on this link - https://www.tckpublishing.com/readers-choice-voting/ and then click the arrows at the top of the voting form to navigate between categories until you reach the fantasy category. Find Heir to the Sundered … Continue reading The Readers Choice Awards
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Five years of hard work has culminated into this the complete first trilogy of my Sundered Crown Saga. It's been a long and enlightening process and one in which I've learnt a lot about being a writer and a self-published author. Time to crack open the bubbly and if you want to pick up a … Continue reading The Sundered Crown Saga Boxset Out Now!
The Marvel Tv event that we've all been waiting for has finally arrived but is it any good? Superhero Team-up Woo! Following on from the rather disappointing Iron Fist show this series finally brings together Daredevil, Luke Cage, Jessica Jones and of course The Immortal IronFIst. The show gets off to a solid start by … Continue reading Review: The Defenders
Author Robert Rees asks the question; where do writing ideas come from? Much of my university life was spent realising that as a scientist I was unlikely to reach the heights of my childhood heroes – Newton, Maxwell, Feynman and many others. Not only was I in the company of some truly exceptional scientists who … Continue reading Where do writing ideas come from?