Category Archives: Books

Spectre of Springwell Forest release – five days to go!

The launch event for Spectre of Springwell Forest – my first ever novel published by a traditional publisher – is a mere five days away! Don’t forget to turn up for games, giveaways and more. The event is taking place … Continue reading

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Spectre of Springwell Forest – one week to go!

Just one week to go before my new novel is unleashed upon an unsuspecting world. Published by Dragon Soul Press, Spectre of Springwell Forest is a nail-biting ghostly mystery, guaranteed to rattle the bones and keep you checking the shadows … Continue reading

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Spectre of Springwell Forest release party: You are invited!

You are hereby all invited to the online launch of my new novel Spectre of Springwell Forest on Facebook. This is my first novel published via the traditional publishing route (as opposed to self-published) and Dragon Soul Press, my publisher, … Continue reading

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My Five Favourite Ghost Stories

This December, my novel Spectre of Springwell Forest is released by Dragon Soul Press. A chilling and mysterious ghost story, this adheres to supernatural horror genre traditions, whilst exploring certain corners that are (I think) unique to me. However, I … Continue reading

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Christmas Present ideas

If you are scratching your head this year over Christmas presents, why not consider giving one of my novels? At the risk of sounding like a cliché, I have written across a variety of genres and therefore have “something for … Continue reading

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Spectre of Springwell Forest – pre-order now available

My latest novel, Spectre of Springwell Forest, is now available to pre-order on Amazon Kindle here (in the UK) and here (in the US).  Paperback versions will be available for pre-order soon. Here is the blurb from the back of … Continue reading

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Spectre of Springwell Forest – cover reveal

Here is the cover from my new novel Spectre of Springwell Forest, courtesy of my publisher, Dragon Soul Press. (We decided to drop the “The” from the title.) Here is the blurb from the back of the book: Lily Henderson … Continue reading

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The problem with contemporary settings

Recently I have read and heard first-hand from fellow authors that mainstream publishers are increasingly hostile to novels that don’t have a contemporary setting. I have a hard time believing this, because if it is true (and I assume even … Continue reading

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Highlights of yesterday’s launch party for All Dark Places

If you weren’t able to join yesterday’s All Dark Places horror anthology launch event on Facebook, there is still a chance to win a copy of All Dark Places, and also a copy of one of my earlier novels The … Continue reading

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All Dark Places: Launch party today!

Today, Dragon Soul Press are hosting an online launch party on Facebook for All Dark Places, the horror anthology for which I have contributed the short story Once in a Lifetime. The anthology is out now. The launch party is … Continue reading

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