Tag: Barricade

Mini Barricades are in!

Thrilled to say that a treasure box arrived from Gollancz today, packed to bursting with mass market paperback editions of Barricade. As you can see it is a smaller, chubbier version of its taller, leaner ‘trade paperback’ relative but no less gorgeous for it. Plus it now comes stamped with a few nice reviews (many more available here)….




Steeple: proof week

Gollancz has sent through the proofs for Steeple, my second novel and the sequel to Barricade. It’s exciting to find the fat envelope arrive in the post tray, but it does make me wonder how other authors have their proofs delivered – I mean my books are short affairs (so far), yet this is quite…




Steeple cover reveal + other cover art

I’m delighted to reveal the cover for “Steeple”, the sequel to my debut novel “Barricade”. This cover, and that of Barricade, are the work of Lisa Brewster from Black Sheep. All hail her mighty skills! I admit that I started thinking about covers the moment I was signed to Gollancz. I remember my editor, Simon, bringing up the subject…




Barricade Blog Tour Blogs Blog

I thought I would post something about last year’s Barricade Blog Tour, when it was my great privilege to produce a number of articles for the good and the great of SFF bloggery. I think I most enjoyed writing those pieces which expanded the world of Barricade – adding a little more detail to Kenstibec’s…




Barricade German Cover Reveal

I have received a very special Christmas present: thrilled to bits to see the German cover for Barricade (Barrikaden) out there on Amazon: “Ein hollentrip durch die welt der zukunft”. Exactly how cool is that? It was a wonderful thing indeed when my editor, Simon, sent this through to me. My wife and I have…