Coming soon… “Lash Vegas”

A homeless ex-soldier on the run receives a phone call from a dead man, with whom he shares a secret. He follows the voice to a vast chocolate factory, now derelict, where the ghost confronts him with a mission. But they are far from alone in there… A novel of counter-insurgency and squatters, the pain of lost love and running from regret and all its horrors, this is the story of a band of...

My ‘first post’

A first post is always more welcome than the Last Post, but then again the post is often late and beaten to the post by junk. Setting that truth to one side, I am diving with both feet into The Other Hand by the remarkable Chris Cleave who burst onto the scene in 2005 with the white-knuckled Incendiary, a letter to Osama that appeared on the day of the London bus bombings, and which I read only...