May 2017 archive

Preview of Coming Attractions!

I’m pleased to announce two forthcoming books!



Towards the end of June, the latest Ben Schroeder novel, Calling down the Storm, will be out in paperback and as an ebook.  This is a story of two separate but strangely parallel lives: the life of a defendant on trial for murder, …

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From Bristol to Paris: Two Great Events!

I recently appeared at two great events.  They involved a good deal of work and travel, which taxed me after my recent illness (see earlier post, Hello, I’m Back!).  But they were both very worthwhile.



On Friday 19 May I spoke on a panel at CrimeFest, held as ever at Bristol’s Marriott on …

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Exciting News: My New Agent, Guy Rose!

I am thrilled and honoured to announce that Guy Rose of FRA Literary Agents has become my literary agent, effective from the end of April of this year.  I was formerly represented by Annette Crossland of the A for Authors Agency.  I am grateful to Annette for all the work she did on my behalf. …

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Hello, I’m Back!

Many readers have noticed that this website has been a quiet over the past few months.  Sadly, after a lifetime of good health, I have finally had to confront some serious medical problems.  These problems involved serious surgery and considerable medication and it has taken me a long time to recover.  Fortunately, I am now …

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