Tag Archives: Dark Peak Series

Dark Peak, White Christmas – a ‘Dark Peak’ short story

I wrote a little treat for Christmas! To say thanks to you all for your support, for your feedback and reviews, for hanging out with me online, for laughing at the stupid sheep, chatting about the hills, and cheerleading the … Continue reading

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Interview with Nicola Victoria Vincent – Audio Book Narrating Wizard!

I recently finished listening to the Dark Peak audio books and, like quite a lot of folks, I absolutely adored the way that Nicola Victoria Vincent narrated them. When I wrote to her to do a bit of shameless fangirling, … Continue reading

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Cover and Blurb for ‘A Quiet Death’ (Dark Peak #3)

Given that the release date for A Quiet Death, the third book in the Dark Peak series, isn’t till January, 2017, I’ve been sitting on its cover and its blurb for a little while now. However, Amazon and GoodReads have both … Continue reading

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‘No Good Reason’ Wins Best Lesbian Mystery at the Rainbow Awards

I was dead chuffed to find out that No Good Reason had scooped the gong for Best Lesbian Mystery/Thriller when the annual Rainbow Awards were announced on Monday. The novel also received four Honourable Mentions, awarded when a judge has scored the book 36/40 or … Continue reading

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A Queer Beat

When I put pen to paper at the start of No Good Reason, I didn’t really consider my motives. Crime has long been a favourite genre of mine, and I had thoroughly enjoyed getting my teeth stuck into the police … Continue reading

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Toeing The Lesfic Line

There are a number of cardinal rules for lesfic authors. Chief among these: never kill a puppy, be nice to small children, and always include a bit of romance. The rules might have various origins (the readers, the editors, the … Continue reading

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A Few of my Favourite Things: Food & Swearing

Oh happy days! The Dark Peak series – which kicks off in June with No Good Reason – sees me back writing in Brit, and not only that but writing a novel whose central characters are a detective and an Accident & Emergency … Continue reading

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The Dark Peak in Pictures

Setting has always been a key feature in my books. From the Cascade mountains and wilderness of Desolation Point to the small town in Maine that I created for Tumbledown, location has been as much a character as any of the humans in … Continue reading

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