Top Tips: Recommended Reads.

I’ve read some cracking books over the last week or so, and here are a few of  my recommendations: The Killing Of Emma Gross by Damien Seaman. Blasted Heath are simply one of the best publishers around. And this is one of the best books that they’ve put out. Maybe the best. In Germany, beforeContinue reading “Top Tips: Recommended Reads.”

Short, Sharp Interview: Andrew Nette

PDB: Can you pitch Ghost Money in 25 words or less? AN: 1996: Cambodia’s long-running Khmer Rouge insurgency is fragmenting. Missing in the chaos is businessman Charles Avery, hired to find him is a Vietnamese Australian ex-cop. PDB:Which books, films or television shows have floated your boat recently? AN: Donald Ray Pollock’s The Devil allContinue reading “Short, Sharp Interview: Andrew Nette”

Short, Sharp Interview: Jedidiah Ayres

PDB: Can you pitch  A  F*CKLOAD OF SHORTS  in 25 words or less? Snubnose Press collected several of my short stories including three that were the source material for the films F*ckload of Scotch Tape and Viscosity.  PDB: Which books, films or television shows have floated your boat recently? I mostly read new books (becauseContinue reading “Short, Sharp Interview: Jedidiah Ayres”

Short, Sharp Interview: R Thomas Brown

PDB: Can you pitch Hill Country in 25 words or less?    Gabriel Hill finds dead bodies, is beaten, seduced, and threatened. He searches for answers. Finds new threats, new enemies, more dead bodies, and the truth. PDB: Which books, films or television shows have floated your boat recently?    There are only two showsContinue reading “Short, Sharp Interview: R Thomas Brown”

Guest Blogger: Anthony Neil Smith – CHOKE ON YOUR LIES

  Last Thursday, the same night I uploaded my new novel Choke on Your Lies to Kindle and Nook—bypassing the publishers for this one—one of my favorite characters from The Office had his first experience with an e-reader, and it rocked his world. I’m sure it shook all of us who have been holding out,Continue reading “Guest Blogger: Anthony Neil Smith – CHOKE ON YOUR LIES”

SPOTLIGHT ON … Sandra Seamans

  Sandra Seamans is  ‘a wife, a mother, a grandmother, and a writer.  But not always in that order.‘ ‘Sandra’s dedication to the craft of short-story writing is infectious. She is one of the finest practitioners of the form.‘ David Cranmer, Author & Editor of Beat To A Pulp. ‘There are many things I admire about SandraContinue reading “SPOTLIGHT ON … Sandra Seamans”