My latest novella, Long Goodbyes is now available. I attempted a video update, with unintentionally comedic results which I’ve left up for you to giggle at. Ah well, must get to grips with the old video software sometime … The… READ MORE
1916. Shell-shocked soldier Jack MacLennan and his new wife seek to rebuild their lives in rural Ireland, but although the cottage and its environs seem idyllic, the shadow of Sir William Kenton's dilapidated mansion hangs over the village like a cloud. Why will no one speak of it? And why does it exert such a haunting influence upon Jack? The boundaries between past and present rapidly blur as the young couple find themselves caught up in a series of inexplicable events which lead eventually to heartbreak and murder . . .
Publication: December 2015
The Irish Detective – Omnibus Edition
The three novels in the DCI Brendan Moran series are to be published in a special Omnibus edition which will also include an exclusive DCI Moran short story.
I'll be talking about the DCI Moran novels in January 2016 when I will be appearing at the Berkshire Music & Arts Festival 2016
If you haven't heard of the festival and you are an author, poet, musician or involved in the dramatic arts, then do have a look at the festival website at