Category Archives: True Dark
Continuing the run up to the release of True Power, here’s an alternative scene to the encounter between Megan and Gwyneth in True Dark, this time on the River Speed…
True Power will be released on October 1, 2016 here in the UK. To celebrate, I’m going to be posting stories and deleted scenes. To start you off, here’s a prelude to True Dark set just before the book starts.
Will Megan reclaim her child? Will Eleanor reclaim her birthright? Will Damon reclaim his spine? All will be revealed this April… Pre-order in the UK from: Quercus, Amazon and Waterstone’s.
True Fire has been nominated for the Branford Boase Award for “the most promising book for seven year-olds and upwards by a first time novelist in the UK during 2014”. Announcements in The Guardian, The Daily Telegraph and The Bookseller. … Continue reading
I have been encouraged/bullied [delete as appropriate] into blogging about my writing process by the lovely/evil [see previous instruction] Louise O’Neill, whose debut novel Only Ever Yours I’m greatly looking forward to [no disambiguation necessary]. 1. What am I working on? … Continue reading
The first time your editor gets hold of your book can be traumatic: My editor can’t possible want me to change anything. My editor doesn’t know what the hell she’s talking about. I’ll change this chapter if you let me … Continue reading