SALT – Out on October 13th

SALT Book CoverAmazon’s publishing imprint, 47 North, are publishing the new version of my post-apocalyptic thriller, SALT: The Last Flotilla Book 1, on October the 13th, 2015.

Those who have already SALT might be wondering what’s different. Well, apart from an extra copy edit to make a few things more consistent and some reordering of content, there are no major changes to the story, but I do believe it reads smoother, and has better pacing throughout.

For anyone who hasn’t read SALT yet, I’d suggest waiting until Oct 13th to read the latest version so you’re set up for the sequel, SOIL, in January, 2016.

Win a paperback copy

Amazon are kindly offering 20 paperback copies for anyone who enters the giveaway at Goodreads. All you need to do is to sign in to your account (or create one if you’re not already a Goodreads member) and follow this link: This is open to US and UK readers. The giveaway runs until October, 13th.

Are you a book reviewer?

Salt is now available for media professionals, reviewers, librarians, and bookstore buyers to download advance copies from NetGalley. You can get your copy here:

You’re free to post your reviews on your blog, Goodreads, Amazon, and any other outlet that you write or work for. If you’re new to NetGalley, here’s an article on how to create an account: How-To Page.

Reviews must include the disclaimer “I received a free, advance copy of this book from the publisher via NetGalley in exchange for my unbiased review” to the end of their text.

PDF copies reviewers download will expire for reviewers 55 days after a user downloads it. Kindle review copies that are downloaded by reviewers do not expire, but can’t be downloaded for free after the publication date.

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Getting Rid of The Past

I was recently self-diagnosed with minimalism. A disease that drives ordinarily sane (okay, there’s a debate to be had on that) people into shedding most of their possessions and drawing a line in the sand of their past. I’m currently going through that process right now, and as I was knee-deep in piles of books and other life detritus I thought: why not extend it to my work, and to my site?

Why not indeed? I found no logical reason not to, so here I am with a much cut-down website. The site will now be more focused on my books, writing excerpts, and updates of any offers. I’ll also occasionally post an article of something that I’m researching.

I’m looking forward to sharing more content very soon.