A quick bit of backstory on this book. I wrote the first draft of THE NORTH during NaNoWriMo in 2012. I wanted to see if I could write a zombie novel that had a uniquely Canadian flavor. At the time I’d been reading zombie books by masters of the craft like David Moody and I … [Read more…]
E-ARCS are about to be released! Want to get a review copy and start reading some seriously thrilling end-of-the-world action and suspense for teens? Just fill out the form below and specify whether you’ll need a Kindle copy or an EPUB version. Breakout. Escape the city. Stay alive. Sixteen-year-old David Simmons is on a mission … [Read more…]
My experiment with self-publishing continues! Funeral Pallor is the second in my Valerie Stevens series, first published by Snowbooks back in 2010. I’m self-publishing it with groovy new cover art and a relatively attractive price point. $3.99. This one combines two of my favorite things: urban fantasy & zombies. Here’s what it’s about: There’s … [Read more…]
I’m fond of this cover art because I think it encapsulates the bleak , flat and grey landscape for my forthcoming YA post-apocalyptic thriller THE NORTH. I wrote it three years ago and it’s been through a hell of a lot of revision since I penned it during NaNoWriMo. It’s the zombie apocalypse, or rather, … [Read more…]
She’s also not a team player and she has bad listening skills.