Tag: Kenstibec

Steeple Interview on Tor.com

Really pleased that I had the opportunity to answer a few questions for Niall Alexander over at Tor.com for his very excellent British Fiction Focus blog. We talk all about my new book, Steeple, which comes out in June. He says some lovely stuff about Barricade – ” Pretty fucked up, but so fast, and such fun” –…




Kenstibec’s Twitter Story: Part 1

Barricade is published in paperback today! To celebrate I thought I’d publish the first part of last year’s Kenstibec’s twitter story. @Kenstibec was tweeting for six months leading up to Barricade’s launch in June last year, dropping bulletins set in the months before the events of the book. It covers day to day life for the super-human…




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)….




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…