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Author Stands on Own Cover…

We were out walking on Stanage Edge yesterday and I knew the cover shot from No Good Reason had been taken somewhere along this route. My missus has a far better eye for this kind of thing and made me … 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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Audio Book Giveaway!

It would seem that audio books are a bit like buses – you wait for ages for one to come along and then two bolt up in quick succession. Yes, hot on the heels of Desolation Point, No Good Reason is … Continue reading

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Double Goldie Nod for the ‘Dark Peak’ Books

Choosing between your books is a bit like asking a mum to pick her favourite kid, so when it came to this year’s Goldie awards, I thought “to hell with it” and submitted the first two Dark Peak books – No Good … Continue reading

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‘No Good Reason’: Lambda Finalist for Lesbian Mystery

The finalists for the 28th Annual Lambda Literary Awards were announced on 8th March. I was merrily sneaking a chicken butty in the ambulance cab when I spotted rather a lot of excitement on my Facebook news feed. I hadn’t … Continue reading

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‘No Good Reason’ e-book sale!

For those of you who haven’t yet dipped a toe into the Dark Peak series, this weekend might be the time to get your tootsies wet. Bold Strokes are holding a Thriller flash sale over on their website, where you … 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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An Interview here…A review there…

So, what happens when you stick me and Diana Simmonds – author, theatre critic, generally splendid person – in front of a video recorder wielded by Tig Ashton? Well, this rather lovely interview in which we discuss books, biscuits (of … Continue reading

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