Today, the second book in the trilogy, The Harry Fingle Collection, Assassination Continuum has been released early. While Harry searches for the truth, his nemesis–a ruthless Russian Assassin, Grigoriy Nabutov–will settle for only one thing: Harry’s execution. I’ve been writing about Harry and Grigoriy for over two years, and am close to finishing the third […]Read more "How I came to think a ruthless assassin was cool!"
Strange name for a pretty, but slightly dilapidated building in a beautiful part of France. It’s the slightly ironic name I gave to a real-life location I used in my book, Murder He Forgot, and then again recently in the book I’m writing, Assasination Continuum. In the first book, carnage took place when a stakeout […]Read more "Carnage Cottage"
Was Amie so wrong to go to Harry’s house after they’d split, and wait for him, on the day he’d been fired for no reason with a take-out and a bottle of wine? Was she wrong to go back on another day and put up all the pictures of her that he’d put away, and […]Read more "Forget Harry, let’s talk about Amie"
I can’t explain how great it is to find a protagonist that I want to write about for some time. I’ve written seven books, and six rewrites, and they’re all different and stand-alone stories. Each time I’ve invented new characters. None of the books are part of a series or a follow on. Many authors […]Read more "Finding Harry – a guy to work with"
I was in Istanbul a week ago, an exciting and interesting city, and as I turned a corner in The Grand Bazaar, I thought how evocative a location it was for a new Harry Fingle story. I imagined Harry sitting in one of the small, busy coffee shops, and sipping on a Turkish coffee, when […]Read more "Harry’s return"