Tegan’s Blood is FREE Today!

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Hello!
So I finally got around to publishing my urban fantasy novel Tegan’s Blood on Amazon for Kindle. It’s been a couple of weeks in the making now, and today I’m having my very first promotional day. What does this mean I hear you say?
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Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award 2012

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So the ABNA 2012 competition is finally open.
I’m entering in the YA section this year, I entered the general fiction section last year with my one and only vampire story. Unfortunately, people are a little bit prejudiced against vampires these days, perhaps that’s why I didn’t get very far with it. I don’t blame them though, there’s just so much vampire fiction out there nowadays it can be a little overwhelming.
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One Smile: A Short Story

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Last year I made the runner up list in a short story competition run by Penguin Ireland. I’ve been thinking about maybe turning it into a novel. The title of the story is One Smile. Any thoughts, comments or critiques are welcome.

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Bloodrose and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Movie

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So this blog will be dedicated to my thoughts on the last in Andrea Cremer’s Nightshade trilogy, Bloodrose, and the American version of “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo” movie, which I went to see a few weeks ago and have been meaning to blog about.

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Thomas Emson’s Vampire Trinity and more bits and pieces

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I first came across the horror writer Thomas Emson back in 2008 or 2009 when I picked up his book Maneater about a kickass female werewolf, and his writing instantly hooked me. He has this style that’s like a movie in book form, you can really imagine the scenes playing out in your head as you read.

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