CLIP: GUNS OF BRIXTON BY PAUL D. BRAZILL

‘Right annoying fucker though, that Half-Pint Harry. Eh, Kenny? Non-stop motor mouth, he was. Gob-shite Geordie twat,’ said Big Jim as they put the body in the Jaguar’s boot and slammed the lid shut. ‘He wasn’t a Geordie,’ said Kenny, resting on a barrel and wiping the sweat from his forehead with his sleeve. ‘Eh?’Continue reading “CLIP: GUNS OF BRIXTON BY PAUL D. BRAZILL”

Guns Of Brixton reviewed at Kevin’s Corner

‘Like a lot of the Paul D. Brazill’s excellent stories there are a large number of cultural references at work in this twisting crime yarn. Many become clear in time via the context of the story through one does get the feeling one is missing a point or joke here and there. What is clearContinue reading “Guns Of Brixton reviewed at Kevin’s Corner”

Guns Of Brixton reviewed at My Little Pile Of Rocks

‘Even before he’d switched on the lock-up’s strip light, Big Jim Lawson knew that he was bollock deep in the shit.’ It’s a great way to start a story and it just keeps getting better. Split into six parts that are all named after songs by The Clash (Safe European Homes, Guns of Brixton, Police &Continue reading “Guns Of Brixton reviewed at My Little Pile Of Rocks”

Guns Of Brixton reviewed at Col’s Criminal Library

Guns Of Brixton gets a great review over at Col’s Criminal Library. Here’s what Col says: ‘Short, sharp, violent, funny, populated by an interesting smorgasbord of low-life, criminals…….  Half-Pint Harry, Anarchy Al and the like. The action mainly concerns recovering a missing suitcase, interspersed with an accidental killing, a jewellery heist, dingy pubs and greasyContinue reading “Guns Of Brixton reviewed at Col’s Criminal Library”

Guns Of Brixton reviewed at Lovereading

The legendary Maxim Jakubowski gives Guns Of Brixton a great review in his latest monthly column at Lovereading. ‘Poland-based British author Brazill is one of the leading lights of a burgeoning independent crime publishing landscape in which he has been a prolific pen as well as nurturing editor. This short novel is an expansion ofContinue reading “Guns Of Brixton reviewed at Lovereading”

Guns Of Brixton reviewed at Crimesquad

There’s a great FIVE STAR review of GOB by Graham Smith over at the prestigious CRIMESQUAD. ‘Guns of Brixton’ is a taut story wrapped around the possession of a briefcase with mysterious contents. Told from disparate viewpoints it follows a bunch of unwieldy yet utterly believable characters as they get dragged into an ever worseningContinue reading “Guns Of Brixton reviewed at Crimesquad”

How I Wrote … Guns Of Brixton!

Well, you know what they say: ‘When a one armed man chops down a tree in the forest, a butterfly claps’. No, really. The thing is, everything is connected, it really is. And Kevin Bacon is only six friends away from you, even though he isn’t on Facebook. Anyway, it was a while back. I’dContinue reading “How I Wrote … Guns Of Brixton!”

Out Now !

Some stuff to spend your Xmas dosh on. My comic crime caper Guns Of Brixton (published by Caffeine Nights Publishing) is out NOW as a paperback and as an eBook.  You can get it from from loads of places including Barnes & Noble, Caffeine Nights Publishing, WHSMITH, Waterstones, Foyles,  Amazon and Amazon UK.  The Blurb: A foul-mouthed, violently comic crime caper, fullContinue reading “Out Now !”

A Couple Of Great Reviews For Guns Of Brixton

CRIME FICTION LOVER says : ‘populated by a rogue’s gallery of scoundrels and swindlers with names like Half-Pint Harry and Anarchy Al, and their dirty deeds are done dirt cheap. The musical name dropping proves infectious thanks to the skill of the author, and the book is big fun to read.’ DETECTIVES BEYOND BORDERS saysContinue reading “A Couple Of Great Reviews For Guns Of Brixton”

Out Now ! Guns Of Brixton by Paul D. Brazill

My comic crime caper Guns Of Brixton (published in by Caffeine Nights Publishing) is out NOW as a paperback and as an eBook.  You can get it from from loads of places including The Book Depository, Barnes & Noble, Caffeine Nights Publishing,  WHSMITH, Waterstones, Foyles,  Amazon and Amazon UK.  The Blurb: A foul-mouthed, violently comic crime caper, full of gaudy characters andContinue reading “Out Now ! Guns Of Brixton by Paul D. Brazill”