Petermurphy

Author's details

Name: Peter Murphy
Date registered: August 17, 2012

Latest posts

  1. Another Great Evening at Heffers! — July 10, 2017
  2. Preview of Coming Attractions! — May 30, 2017
  3. From Bristol to Paris: Two Great Events! — May 30, 2017
  4. Exciting News: My New Agent, Guy Rose! — May 30, 2017
  5. Hello, I’m Back! — May 30, 2017

Most commented posts

  1. Ending the Year with Mistletoe at Heffers — 4 comments
  2. Unmasked! The Guardian reveals my Day Job! — 3 comments
  3. A Warm Geordie Welcome at Newcastle Noir — 3 comments
  4. Future Plans — 3 comments
  5. A Matter for the Jury is with the Publisher! — 2 comments

Author's posts listings

Jul 10

Another Great Evening at Heffers!

The folks at Heffers in Cambridge certainly know how to throw a party, and they did it again on the evening of Thursday 6 July.  This was the summer Whats your Poison? event, which brings together a number of authors to read from and talk about their work, and sign books for those who buy …

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May 30

Preview of Coming Attractions!

I’m pleased to announce two forthcoming books!   CALLING DOWN THE STORM 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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May 30

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

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May 30

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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May 30

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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Oct 17

Think you can write a Novel?

Many people believe they have a novel inside them, but somehow never quite get round to writing it.  Thinking about it can be intimidating.  Writing a novel is a huge undertaking, and involves not only imagination in developing good characters and story-lines, but also hard work over an extended period of time in actually writing …

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Oct 11

Onwards and Upwards

As I said in my last post, I’m just getting my breath back after a busy month.  But I want to take a moment to update readers on what lies ahead.  It’s an exciting time.  As a result of new  contracts with No Exit Press I will be publishing two more Ben Schroeder novels, and …

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Oct 11

A Busy Month with Owain Glyndwr!

I’m only just now getting my breath back after a busy September/early October.  The month’s main features were two very successful launches for The Heirs of Owain Gyndwr.  But almost as soon as the second launch had finished I found myself on a train heading north for the first ever Saddleworth Literary Festival. The first …

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Aug 15

Three September Launch Events Planned for Owain Glyndwr!

THREE LAUNCH EVENTS FOR OWAIN GLYNDWR!   My publishers and I are planning three events in September to launch the new novel in the Ben Schroeder series, The Heirs of Owain Glyndwr.  I hope as many of my readers as possible will be able to come to one of them.  They all promise to be …

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Jul 16

Owain Glyndwr Hot off the Press at Heffers!

Huge thanks to everyone at No Exit Press for their hard work in making The Heirs of Owain Glyndwr available in time for the Heffers  What’s your Poison? summer crime festival.  The event at Heffers book shop in Cambridge on Thursday 14 July was, as ever, a huge success, with numerous authors assembled to talk …

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