The morning after Sarah killed her father, the air tasted like lead and the sky was gun metal grey. She stared out of the window of her East London flat, barely focusing on the rows of concrete blocks being smudged by the Autumn rain. The ensuing days of gloom collided with weeks and the weeksContinue reading “The Friend Catcher”
Yes, it’s #Noirvember again, and since I have 3 books with the word noir in the title, it would be churlish of me not to encourage you to buy them. First up is 13 SHOTS OF NOIR. English writer Paul D Brazill’s 13 Shots Of Noir is a collection of short stories in the veinContinue reading “#Noirvember”
10th Rule Radio is a branch of 10th Rule Books and ‘is an old school radio serial featuring bad ass pulp fiction that skips the boring parts. Each episode is a a chapter featuring some cool horror, sci-fi, crime fiction or some combination of the three. Expect both gratuitous violence and possibly inappropriate dark humor.’ I’mContinue reading “Anger Management at 10th Rule Radio”
Alison Day was a mousy woman who had barely been scuffed by the wear and tear of life until the day she met Lulu, the effect of which was like lightning hitting a plane. The Autumn night draped itself over the city, and the moon bit into the sky as Alison rushed home from herContinue reading “Halloween Flash: The Stamp Of A Vamp”
Over at Goodreads, he says: ‘These are all good stories. “The Tut” begins with the unforgettable line: “After enduring forty-five years of a marriage that was at best, like wading through treacle, Oliver Robinson eventually had enough and smothered his wife with the beige corduroy cushion that he’d accidentally burned with a cigarette two fraughtContinue reading “Dave Wilde Reviews 13 Shots Of Noir”
I have a fistful of eBooks that you can pick up for a mere 99p at Amazon.co.uk Too Many Crooks When high-class fence Leslie Hawkins meets Peter Rhatigan in a sleazy London pub, he offers her the chance to get her hands on the Totenkopfring, a legendary piece of World War Two memorabilia. However, afterContinue reading “99p eBooks”
As part of UNTREED READS‘ Halloween sale, my flash fiction collection 13 SHOTS OF NOIR is only 69c for the next couple of days. Grab it here. And check out the rest of the sale. ‘30% OFF All Mysteries Click to see all of our boo-utiful novels, collections, anthologies and short stories! 30% Off All Horror ComeContinue reading “13 Shots Of Noir only 69c!”
I used to get angry all the time. Especially when I was a teenager. The “difficult years,” doctors used to call it. As if there could ever be any other with a father like mine. I’d see crimson, burn up like a volcano, rant, rave, spit, scream – the whole deal. Sometimes I’d even blackContinue reading “ANGER MANAGEMENT”
PDB: What’s going on now? Right now I’m suffering that mixture of dread and delight that comes when you publish anything, and which seems so much more severe when that something is a collection of stories you’ve worked on for a number of years. SNAKE FARM, is a book into which I’ve invested a lotContinue reading “Short, Sharp Interview: Gareth Spark”
’13 Shots of Noir is a short story collection from Paul D. Brazill. All 13 of these stories are very short and snappy. In most of these stories I felt if Raymond Chandler was writing today, it would read a lot like this. His characters have sharp tongues and use smart ass remarks mixed withContinue reading “13 Shots Of Noir reviewed at Everythingnoir.”
‘My latest epiphany has come with the opening stories of Paul D. Brazill‘s 13 Shots of Noir. The stories are all dark, of course, in the sense that their characters do terrible things, but they are filled with humor, and one even has a happy ending of a kind.’ Read the rest HERE.
Kevin Tipple gives 13 Shots Of Noir a smashing and detailed review. ‘As noted in the subtitle of 13 Shots of Noir the e-book contains 13 short, sharp stories of booze, bullets and bodies. The read fully delivers on those aspects and plenty more.’ Read the rest here.
If you want to pick up a copy of my flash fiction collection 13 Shots Of Noir, now is the time. 13 Shots Of Noir – published by UNTREED READS – is currently 99p / 99c at Amazon. The blurb: English writer Paul D Brazill’s 13 Shots Of Noir is a collection of short stories in theContinue reading “Get 13 Shots Of Noir For 99p/ 99c !”
The latest issue of Lit Noir includes my story The Tut plus stuff from Allan Leverone, Jack Lehman and more! It’s here!