The first proofs of the Rise of the Wolf paperbacks arrived today. Looking good, I'm very pleased with the whole set! I still have some changes and revisions to make so haven't got a firm release date yet. I am hoping to get it out there within the next two or three weeks though, so keep... Continue Reading →
All good superhero stories, have a sequel–something else happens after he first foe is vanquished. How does your sequel begin (after the publication of you first/most recent book….) In my last book, The Wolf and the Raven, Sir Guy of Gisbourne was vanquished, with a terrible scar and an eye missing for his troubles. In the new novel, Rise of the Wolf, Gisbourne is back and, as you’d expect, rather annoyed…In terms of beginnings, this is the first time I’ve used a prologue. I never really understood why they were needed but, looking at the structure of the book, I thought this would be a better way to kick things off than the first chapter. I hope my readers agree!
The Undercover Soundtrack - Steven A McKay.
Sir Guy of Gisbourne is back! Bent on vengeance against Robin Hood and with a turncoat new lieutenant in tow, an unlikely new hero must stand up for herself... YORKSHIRE, ENGLAND - 1323 AD The greenwood has been quiet and the outlaws have become complacent, but the harsh reality of life is about to hit... Continue Reading →
Here's a metal song inspired by my debut novel Wolf's Head. The band is called Black Mountain Thunder. If I was writing a song about the book this is almost exactly how I'd have done it - soft flute and female vocal intro then the hard stuff, with double-bass drumming and a sweet lead guitar solo... Continue Reading →