This is a post I did that originally appeared on the fantastic Swirl and Thread website as part of Mairead’s wonderful #IrishWritersWed initiative which I was delighted to kick off.
Here is a true confession. I have an Uncle Brendan
I’m delighted to say that this little beauty has finally been unleashed onto the world as of today. I know you’re not supposed to have a favourite but I think it is the book I’m most proud of. It’s available … Read More
It’s 1999 and his hard won reputation amongst Dublin’s criminal fraternity, for being a massive pain the backside, is unfortunately shared by his bosses. His … Read More
Here’s a blog I originally did as a guest post for the fabulous BookReviewCafe.com
Research is a bit like driving; when it is done well, you don’t really notice it but done badly, and you have to resist the urge … Read More
Here’s a post I originally did for the splendiferous Bibliophile Book Club about my potty-mouthed ways.
Swearing – or as my mother calls it, often accompanied by a clip around the ear, the effing and jeffing – is something that … Read More
This is a blog I originally did as a guest post on the fantastic Portabello Book Blog.
One of the classic writing maxims you hear bandied about is ‘write what you know’. I’ll be honest, I’ve never understood that. … Read More
Here’s a blog post that I originally did for the wonderful Cleopatra Loves Books website about how reality came to spookily mirror events that happen in The Day That Never Comes.
In the middle of December I went home … Read More
It’s out! The Day That Never Comes has finally been published! I’m so excited for people to read it, the early reviews have been really encouraging.
And to celebrate, we’ve put the Kindle version of the first book … Read More
I’ve been lucky enough to get some really lovely reviews for A Man With One of Those Faces but below is my very favourite. With the greatest apologies to all the journalists and bloggers who were nice enough to review … Read More