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The Book of Ashes
A new Delaney & Asha mystery from Sam Hawksmoor
ISBN: 979-8-837434-952
Hammer & Tong -
Print & ebook available now

"This was supposed to be a simple track and trace job. Find the writer, bank the money. Now it's a horror show."

Delaney and Asha are hired to find a missing writer who took money from the client and ran. It's December in New England. It's freezing. Luckily almost everyone leaves a trace. Delaney follows up a lead to a remote writer's retreat...  extract here

"Great characters, a gripping mystery and the wonderful return of Rufus the dog" BH

'an immensely satisfying story' - Walli Leff on Goodreads.

'a fun read with unique elements ... exemplary in its voice and style'
'Judge, 10th Annual Writer's Digest E-Book Awards

Book of Ashes

Mission Longshot
Image: nick-owuor-astro-nic-visuals--unsplash

Guess what, climate change isn't taking a break. The weather is against us. Populations are rising fast, political instability is everywhere, the summer heat burns crops, in winter California flooded, then froze and no one wants to pay the price of Net Zero. Cop 28 captured by the Oil Industry! So, how long will it take to build that fusion powered spaceship to take the best and brightest to a safer planet? Where exactly is that slice of nirvana? All the more reason to read Mission Longshot set in the years after we sent a small fraction of our brightest young children into space to restart humanity someplace else.
What could possibly go wrong?

Read Mission Longshot to find out

Survival Shock - an extract from Mission Longshot -
The Waking of Celeste Kandar... cont
'Gripping adventures with highly engaging characters' W. Leff

Mission Longshot - leaving the planet might not be as easy as you think ...
how far will you go to save one life?

'Girl with Cat (Blue)'

Secrets tunnels, dinosaurs, airships and a devastating war -
Save the cat, Save the world


ALIENS – 12.30.1999 - Clearlake, Florida
The day before Y2K day ...
if they're ever going to attack, expect trouble on the day all the computers go down ...

The Repossession of Genie Magee

The Repossession of Genie Magee
A new Kindle & print edition
You think inventing teleportation can be done without a few sacrifices?

Teleportation Denial
extract from The Repossession of Genie Magee
(Newly republished)
'... definitely one of the best, and most fascinating, debut novels I've ever read'. E.Seo - Bookish

The Hunting of Genie Magee

The Hunting of Genie Magee
returns in a new Kindle & print edition

Genie and Rian have to flee down the river with a $10,000 price on their heads. They must fight for their right to exist. more

All pain teaches us something - it is for you to understand what tThe Guru Will See You Now
The Treatment begins ...
extract from 'We Feel Your Pain - so you don't have to!'

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Sam Hawksmoor's 'The Repossession of Genie Magee' won The Wirral
Girl with Cat (Blue) Shortlisted for the Rubery Book Award & 26th Writer's Digest Book Awards
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