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Betrayal and Kennedy Space Center

Part of my research trip to the USA for my second thriller BETRAYAL in The Englishman series took me to Cape Canaveral and the Kennedy Space Center. Here are a few thoughts and…


The Pentagon

​My personal memento of the private tour I had inside the Pentagon.


Betrayal

I was invited on a private tour of the Pentagon. No photos are allowed inside but my host (Lt Col Mike Thyrring USMC Retd.) and I turned a corner and bumped into Major General…


The Englishman - Wilbur Smith Adventure Writing Award Longlist

​THE ENGLISHMAN has been longlisted for the Best Published Novel award as part of the Wilbur Smith Adventure Prize for 2021. Selected by a panel of librarians and library…


In conversation with American author Patricia Bracewell

​On Saturday 17th April I am looking forward to being in conversation with best-selling author Patricia Bracewell. We'll explore our recent novels and how we go about our…


Shadow of the Hawk USA

​Very positive review from the USA.


The Englishman in Hollywood

​Some exciting news for The Englishman. AGC Studios in Hollywood have optioned The Englishman for a full feature movie release. The various Hollywood press, Hollywood…


The Englishman

​A lovely quote for The Englishman from a super author. ‘Verve, pace, shocks and intrigue, this is spy thriller writing by an author at the zenith of his powers.’ –…


The Englishman new review

Another excellent review for The Englishman, this time from the Financial Times. "There is also menace aplenty in THE ENGLISHMAN. Rarely does a thriller writer put his…


The Englishman

Some excellent reviews coming in from readers and reviewers for The Englishman. Early days yet but a promising start. Here’s one from Love Reading Recommends.…


Real Life Adventures

​I was pleased to be asked to write a piece for Wilbur Smith's real-life-adventures page. I thought a brief glimpse of one of my past lives might be interesting.…


The Englishman

My new novel, The Englishman, is out in just over a month! It’s a high-octane modern-day international thriller about a former French Foreign Legionary who infiltrates a…