THE LAST LAUGH SUMMER 2018 PROMOTION: $2.99

THE LAST LAUGH: CRIME STORIES by Paul D. Brazill — Published by All Due Respect, an imprint of Down & Out Books (February 2018) • Trade Paperback — $13.95 (includes FREE digital formats!) • eBook Formats — $5.99 SUMMER 2018 PROMOTION: $2.99 Also available from the following retailers … • Amazon — Trade Paperback | eBook • Barnes & Noble — Trade…

#FRIDAY FLASH: DEAD PIMP IN A TRUNK

I WAS GOING to tell you about why I killed Lewis Quad and how he’d had it coming to him. How he’d asked for it and deserved everything he got. Tell you what an evil bastard he was and how many lives he’d destroyed over the years. All the shitty little things he’d done just…

The Last Laugh is currently only 99p!

My short story collection, THE LAST LAUGH, is currently a KINDLE COUNTDOWN DEAL, which means it’s only 99p for the next few days. ‘From France, to Spain, to the north east of England, hit men, gangsters, corrupt cops, drunks, punks, and petty thieves all tumble toward the abyss. The stories in The Last Laugh are…

The Last Laugh is Pick Of The Month!

Over at Col’s Criminal Library, Colman Keane has done a roundup of the books he read in September and has chosen my short story collection, The Last Laugh, as his pick of the month. Check it out here!

Pat McDonald Reviews The Last Laugh.

Over at Amazon.com and Amazon.co.uk , Pat McDonald says: More characters to make your smile muscles ache! ‘Another extraordinary fun filled book of short stories from Paul D Brazill you just have to read. A veritable cornucopia of exquisitely described characters that any one of them could make a novel feature in their own right…

Colman Keane Reviews The Last Laugh

Over at Col’s Criminal Library, Col says: ’20 short stories here from the master. Humour, violence, action, horror, scams, capers and more. Cross paths with …….posties, barmen, club owners, Petula Clark, pig farmers, Frank Sinatra, Pink Floyd, Heaven 17, Ronnie and Reggie, Polish molls, Ukrainian whores, nagging wives and hen-pecked husbands, dead pimps, hitch-hikers and…

Warren Stalley Reviews The Last Laugh

Over at Amazon.co.uk, Warren Stalley gives my short story collection The Last Laugh  FIVE stars and says: ‘The Last Laugh by author Paul D Brazill brings together a variety of old and new stories in one darkly, gritty collection. Peppered with classic one liners and black gallows humour these are tales of international noir, Brit…

Dave Wilde Reviews The Last Laugh

Over at Amazon.com, Dave Wilde says: ‘Reading Brazill’s Last Laugh is a bit like finding yourself in an episode of the British version of Shameless after a night of pub crawling and wondering how the hell you found yourself there. Pubs, drinking, blokes, tough guys, drunks, cheats, comedians, East European whores, and some rather off-color…

Punk Fiction!

There has been a long and varied tradition of songwriters taking their song titles from books: Venus In Furs – The Velvet Underground, Wuthering Heights – Kate Bush, Lost Weekend – Lloyd Cole, 1984- David Bowie, Absolute Beginners- David Bowie. And, of course, it goes the other way too. My book Guns Of Brixton took…

Nick Kolakowski Reviews The Last Laugh

Over at Amazon.com, Nick Kolakowski says: ‘ 5.0 out of 5 stars  The Best of Brit Noir.  Paul D. Brazill is one of the best practitioners of Brit Noir working today. Even his worst scumbags are relatable and all too human. They joke, they die, they torture one another, they come up with schemes that seem all…

The Last Laugh Is Now only ‪#‎99p‬!

Over at Amazon.co.uk, you can now pick up the eBook of my short story collection The Last Laugh for a mere  ‪#‎99p‬! The sale lasts from 4- 9 August. Here’s blurb: ‘From France, to Spain, to the north east of England, hit men, gangsters, corrupt cops, drunks, punks, and petty thieves all tumble toward the abyss. The…

Daz Pulsford Reviews The Last Laugh

Over at Amazon.co.uk, Daz Pulsford gives The Last Laugh 5 Stars and says: ‘Mr Brazill is up to it again – mixing dark, twisted humour with madcap crime capers, the odd turn of menace and no end of inventive descriptions for the (frequently) awful weather. I mean – he really does know how to use…

Sonia Kilvington Reviews The Last Laugh

The Cyprus based writer reviews my recent short story collection. She says: ‘Guns, gangsters, old geezers with grudges and whores without hearts proliferate his pages; luring you in, before taking you down. With twenty mouth-wateringly delicious crime stories to choose from – how could you possibly lose?’ Read the rest here.