DS Jan Pearce Series now on Audible – get the whole series free…

Posted Posted in Books, Crime writing, Fiction, Manchester, Oldham, Uncategorized

I’ve been working with the wonderful Laura Brydon to bring the DS Jan Pearce series to Audible. I searched for a narrator for a long time because I wanted to make sure that Jan’s voice was realistic and true to her character. When I heard Laura’s audition of Jan and Bessie I knew she would […]

How important is journey and location?

Posted Posted in Storytelling, Uncategorized, Writing

I love the moors. The purple heather, the hills and valleys, the panoramic landscape. I love walking there and I love writing about them. The moorland around the Pennines is a hidden treasure, hidden because it considered bleak and foreboding. In reality it is teeming with colour and wildlife, but the isolation and foreboding elements […]