Forty years ago I wrote CASE FOR COMPENSATION. This is the first of three mystery stories about Bristol UK lawyer Alastair Duncan. He investigates an unexplained car-wreck leaving a victim paralysed. Duncan races around France and England chasing down the truth and climaxing in a courtroom drama. In VILLA PLOT, COUNTERPLOT, Duncan takes on dangerous […]
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For Cricket-Lovers – including Det. Insp. Todd “Ratso” Holtom
Ratso would have been as frustrated as hell this year. As an avid cricket fan and still active player, he would have found the cancellation of all fixtures at Lord’s unbearable. As was clear in my thrillers Hard Place and Dead Fix, when not tackling organised crime for the Met. Police, Lord’s Cricket Ground is […]
Deadline Vegas – His Obsession – Casino Revenge – GIVEAWAY on GOODREADS – Sign Up NOW
GIVEAWAY ON GOODREADS for USA readers only. Sign Up NOW for the chance to get one of 100 FREE copies of the acclaimed thriller DEADLINE VEGAS – His Obsession – Casino Revenge. My two previous blogs gave the background of why I wrote this powerful story. Notably, my latest thriller is full of drama, action, […]
Pre-Order DEADLINE VEGAS on Amazon NOW
First of all, my thriller Deadline Vegas – His Obsession- Casino Revenge is available on Pre-Order NOW on Amazon for eBook publication on 18th June 2020. PRE-ORDER DEADLINE VEGAS NOW CLICK HERE UK https://amznbook.co/2YsrHHF USA https://amznbook.co/3f7f9v8 Reviews “Brilliant exciting book. If ever a book was perfect to be made into a movie this is it!” […]
Deadline Vegas – Do Casinos go Bust?
Excitingly, Deadline Vegas is now on Amazon Pre-Order at a discounted price until 18th June 2020, It involves the storyline of Dex Dexter’s obsession with casino revenge and destruction of a cheating casino. This makes it timely to answer one of the questions that I am asked about casinos and casino crime. There are two […]
Have you been catfished?
Have you been catfished? You may not find out for days, weeks or months. I have now been catfished twice on my Facebook pages. The first time was some 18 months back and the second time last month. The strange word arose from the drama documentary made in 2010 – called Catfish! A “catfish” is […]
England Test Match to be FIXED
The headlines in the Daily Telepgraph on 26th May 2018 are a stark warning of the ongoing dangers to cricket and other international sports from gangsters who fix results to win big on the black market for gambling – at the cost of honest punters. No question, bodies who run cricket, tennis and other major […]
Corruption in Sport – Tennis under the Cosh!
Following on from the Australian cricket team being caught cheating in a recent Test match in South Africa has now come the revelation that an Independent Review Panel set up in 2016 has established a tsunami of fixed tennis-matches. In Dead Fix, my thriller about sporting corruption, I touched on tennis as having been infiltrtaed […]
Sir Peter Blake – Terror at Sea
Sir Peter Blake -Legendary Yachtsman – Major Development Sir Peter, who was probably the world’s best-known and successful yachtsman was murdered on the Amazon River in Brazil in December 2001. Overnight, his yacht was moored in the centre of this mega-river when it was attacked by a bunch of thugs known in Brazil as “river-rats.” […]
Dead Fix – now published
Delighted to have supportive reviews from such eminent and renowned authors as Peter James and Simon Toyne. Thanks to them for their support as momentum builds.