“Dear Ruth” – a free short story

I’m delighted that a (very) short story I wrote some years ago for the Woman’s Day magazine is now available as an ebook. An author almost always knows more about characters than what goes it into a finished book, especially with secondary characters. This short story allowed me to introduce readers to two characters from…

Anzac Day

Today, Australians and New Zealanders commemorate Anzac Day, the anniversary of the landing of Allied forces at Gallipoli in 1915, and our national remembrance day for those who served in wars. The optimism of the early reports proved false as the Allied troops encountered strong resistance from the Ottoman army, and casualties were high. The campaign…

Good news – reprints!

It’s lovely to finish the week with some good news. I knew last week that my publisher is printing more of As Darkness Falls, as it was out of stock at the distributor. But I was told yesterday that they’re also printing more of Dead Heat, and also more of the re-issue of Dark Country…

Great new cover

As Darkness Falls, which is published in Germany as Schwarze Dornen, will be coming out later this year in mass-market paperback format, with a new cover – and I love the cover! (German readers can read more about it at the Blanvalet site.)

Willkommen!

Schwarze Dornen, the German edition of As Darkness Falls, translated by Carsten Mayer, is now available from Blanvalet, so a huge welcome to German readers! Sadly, I have forgotten most of the German that I learned in High School, so I won’t mangle a fine language by attempting to use it – however, I have…