‘Deadlands’ wins second prize at the SFWG Speculative Fiction Contest

  This morning I woke up to the news that Deadlands – one of the short stories included in my collection ‘The Last Train Home & Other Stories’ placed second in the 2012 Short Fiction Writers’ Guild contest for short, speculative fiction. I’m absolutely chuffed. Check out the contest results and the very worthy winners of […]


New review from Baggybookworm

  New review up today for The Last Train Home & Other Stories; check it out here!   Baggybookworm is a well-ranged, general review site just coming back from a hiatus – check out past reviews and Follow for notification of future ones.   Thanks Branka!  

‘The Last Train Home & Other Stories’ Launch Night, 12th September 2012

    When myself and my agent – Hannah of Not Just a Face Media – sat down to plan out the launch night for The Last Train Home & Other Stories, Wednesday 12th September seemed like a very long time away…   I was absolutely overwhelmed by the generosity of both friends and strangers – the […]

New review from HotLit Books

  Pleased as punch that today HotLit Books gave The Last Train Home & Other Stories a whopping five stars and a ‘Read Now’ rating!   Check out the review here – and remember to peruse the rest of the site for more indie gems.   Thanks HotLit Books!!  

I love Clapham Books!

      Being a “south-of-the-river” gal, I’ve probably spent more money and time in Clapham Books than I should have. Independent bookshops are getting rarer and rarer – especially on London High Streets – but how can clicking idly on Amazon compare to the material experience of a handpicked selection of literary gems? I’ve […]

Special Offer! 1/3 off ‘The Last Train Home & Other Stories’

    In celebration of the launch night for The Last Train Home – for a limited time only – get one third off the price at Smashwords Publishing with coupon code MG29M!!   After you’ve bought the book via Smashwords, you will have access to a whole range of formats for reading or printing: […]

A Beautiful Mess

  There’s a great review up for The Last Train Home on  A Beautiful Mess. Thanks so much!   I highly recommend you check out the whole blog whilst you’re there and perhaps subscribe; the blogger has just emigrated from the UK to Germany and is charting her progress and experiences. Very interesting reading!