Saturday, 29 April 2017

Book Promotion

The Flaming Cow: The Making of Pink Floyd's Atom Heart Mother by Ron Geesin

It would be wrong of me not to mention my multi-talented, future father-in-law, Ron Geesin's book on my blog... so here goes... 😊

The Author
Ron Geesin was born in Ayrshire, Scotland, but escaped to England at the age of just 17 in a jazz band. After four years touring with the band, Ron began his solo career in London. In 1970, he composed music for the features The Body and Sunday Bloody Sunday while co-composing Pink Floyd's first gold album, 'Atom Heart Mother'. 

Wednesday, 26 April 2017

Engadine Aerie by Bluette Matthey

Hardy Durkin heads to the pristine Engadine Valley in Switzerland with the Skimarathon in mind, but is detoured by a body in the snow and an exotic beauty. While assisting TIGRIS in the hunt for a terrorist arms buyer he narrowly escapes two attempts on his life and meets a new and very deadly nemesis in Engadine Aerie.

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

Author retweet

Author WD Jackson retweets my review of his book Demons: A D.I. Graves Thriller 

Read my review

Friday, 21 April 2017 by Ian Wingrove

Roxanne Payne is the star of the Tournament, a game show that allows its audience of millions to feel what the contestants feel. Only Roxanne doesn’t feel much since the teenage trauma of her mother’s suicide, which is what makes her the Queen of Pain. Retired Met police detective, Tom Barlow, is hired to keep her alive when death threats turn real, and in the process, Roxanne becomes his deadly obsession. But is he willing to risk everything to keep her alive?

Monday, 17 April 2017

Book Promotion

Misleading Signals: Six Prize-Winning Stories

My old 1980s school friend, British author and doctor Peter Ewing, has released a new collection of six prize-winning short stories entitled Misleading Signals. 

Peter lives in Scotland with his family and is currently working on his first novel. He has written satirical sketches for The Treason Show at Brighton's Komedia Theatre and has been shortlisted for sixteen writing competitions, of which he has won several. Peter says when he's not writing he enjoys gold-panning, and plans to give his wife Janie an eternity ring made of Scottish gold. In 2059, at current production rates.

Sunday, 16 April 2017