This post originally appeared on the English Historical Fiction Authors blog in 2015. Enjoy! Christmas isn't a new invention – it's been around for quite a while, in one form or another, as you're probably aware! Many of our favourite traditions are relatively recent additions though, such as the red-suited, white-bearded Santa with his... Continue Reading →
You may recall my brand new FREE short story (sign up HERE to get it) "The Rescue". I found the cover art in Wikimedia Commons but I had no idea what it was - it just looked atmospheric and "medieval" so I used it. I have since asked my regular cover designers to tweak it... Continue Reading →
Still celebrating the release of Friar Tuck and the Christmas Devil, I'm giving away signed books - already given out five signed copies to lucky winners and more to come over the weekend! These three copies of my HP Lovecraft-inspired novella Knight of the Cross with brand new cover art just arrived so if you'd... Continue Reading →
PRE-ORDER is up for Friar Tuck and the Christmas Devil! UK - just 99p - http://www.amazon.co.uk/Friar-Christmas-Devil-Steven-McKay-ebook/dp/B016X06DVA/ref=pd_rhf_dp_p_img_3?ie=UTF8&refRID=0MCAGF4T5MFF5QJSPCDY USA - $1.49 I believe - http://www.amazon.com/Friar-Christmas-Devil-Steven-McKay-ebook/dp/B016X06DVA/ref=sr_1_2?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1445530577&sr=1-2 You can also pre-order the paperback and there will be an Audible/iTunes version available soon too!
...I hope you signed up for my mailing list already, cos I offered a chance to win the last one of these EXCLUSIVELY to the people signed up there. They look great, and the audio version is almost ready to go too so look out for the pre-order on all formats mid-Novemeber!
Alright Phil Rose fans, wanna hear that famous Friar Tuck voice again? Well, Phil hasn't just written a foreword for my new novella, he's read it too. It will be included in the Audible/iTunes version (assuming it passes the quality control tests at Audible but I can't see that being an issue). The rest of the... Continue Reading →