The new book, THE ASHES OF LONDON, is now finished. It’s my first novel set in the Seventeenth Century. HarperCollins will publish in the UK, probably in April 2016. I’m at present at work on a sequel.
THE SILENT BOY - now available in paperback (UK) and in hardback in the US
A Book of the Year in The Times, the Sunday Times and BBC Radio 4’s Front Row
Shortlisted for the CWA Historical Dagger
US publication: October 2015 (Harper)
Reviews and information here
Winner of the CWA Historical Dagger
The Scent of Death - now published in the US (Harper)
‘a fresh and surprisingly provocative perspective on a decisive chapter of American history’ - The New York Times
‘this skillful novel perfectly reproduces the loyalist experience of the American Revolution in the year 1778... a note-perfect voyage into a different time’ - US Today
The Scratch, my third Kindle Single, is a novella about post-traumatic stress, the Forest of Dean and the strangeness of cats.