Friday, 25 March 2016

NEW RELEASE: PRIME EVIL a gripping detective thriller full of suspense


A tortured body is found hanging from a tree
DCI Jack Callum leads the investigation into this puzzling crime. The clues lead him tantalisingly close to the answer but without cracking the case. Why was the man killed? What were his links to London gangland bosses?

When an unsolved murder is uncovered that seems to be connected, Jack must use his team to their full strength to separate the innocent from the guilty. Jack also faces a challenge he never expected as he is accused of an improper relationship with a colleague.

You’ll love the period detail and settings of this fast-paced mystery which reaches a sensational climax in the seedy streets of London.

If you like Robert Galbraith, Rachel Abbott, Ruth Rendell, or Mark Billingham you will be gripped by this exciting new crime fiction writer. Full of excitement and twists and turns

PRIME EVIL is the second in a new series of crime thrillers set in the 1950s, featuring DCI Jack Callum. He’s an ordinary policeman in an ordinary English town. The crimes he investigates are far from ordinary. Jack Callum has a keen mind and is passionate about his job and family. He doesn’t believe in capital punishment but has caught a few villains whose life has come to an end on the gallows.

Available now: NO EVIL, the first Jack Callum mystery
A girl's body is found. Her eyes, ears, and mouth have been sewn shut
DCI Jack Callum leads the investigation into this gruesome crime which shatters the peace of a sleepy 1950s English town. Images of three monkeys are sent to the police to taunt them: see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil. 

Tuesday, 22 March 2016


A fun feel-good romance that you’ll love curling up  with

“Lovely, witty read which I couldn’t put down. Funny, uplifting, and magical book about never giving up on true love.” Beth Boyd

When Beth Brown is dumped by her long-time boyfriend, she needs a brand-new start. She ends up stuck in the middle of nowhere, working as a PA for superstar chef Rocco di Castri. She has to deal with his legendary temper and annoying supermodel girlfriend, Pandora.

But Beth grows to like the lovely English countryside . . . and her gorgeous boss, Rocco. Then her ex-boyfriend Martin turns up and she assumes he wants to get back together. But he has news which will turn her world upside down.

And when she finds out that Rocco’s going to become permanently unavailable, she flees the wintry countryside back to her old life in the city.

Will Beth ever get things right with the man she really wants? Find out in this charming and funny chick-lit novel.

Great for fans of Jenny Hale, Holly Martin, Sophie Kinsella, and Samantha Tonge

'Let’s Call The Whole Thing Off by Jill Steeples is a well written and easy to like book. If you are looking for a chick lit with a twist then give this one a read.' — HarlequinJunkie

'So gripping, vivid, enjoyable and fascinating!!!' — Sky's Book Corner on Let's Call the Whole Thing Off

'Jill is a great writer, she knows how to tell a story. I can’t wait to read more of Jill Steeples.' — Dreaming with Open Eyes

Monday, 21 March 2016

Free on Kindle for a limited time

THE WITCHES OF AVALON by Lavinia Collins

Raised in the heart of Avalon and trained in magic, Morgan, the half-sister of King Arthur, is coming of age and introduced to court. Arthur thinks he can use her as a pawn to secure his throne. Will she let him, or listen to Merlin's advice and use her dark arts and seductive power in a bid for freedom?

Part I of the MORGAN trilogy by Lavinia Collins

Saturday, 19 March 2016

LAYERS OF LIES by Diane Dickson - Free on Kindle

Free on Kindle (until Tues 22nd March)

LAYERS OF LIES by Diane Dickson

Don't miss out, get this bestselling crime fiction novel free now!

What would you do if your boyfriend suddenly disappeared without trace?

When it happens to Sally, in a frenzy she calls everyone who knows him, to no avail.

The key to the puzzle will lie in convincing herself he has not run away from her.

Only then can she find him, understand the danger he is in, and help him to safety.

Thursday, 17 March 2016

The return of the great American novel

Just 99p / 99cents to download on Kindle today


When a group of friends make a bet that one of them cannot seduce the beautiful and rich local socialite Sandy Hightower, they think it’s just an innocent bit of fun. But these things can get out of hand, and this one does. When an ex-boyfriend makes his appearance, matters take a serious turn for the worse.
“If you thought the great American novel was dead, look again.”

Tuesday, 15 March 2016

Free Crime Fiction

Completely free on Kindle until (17th/18th March)

Gus Keane is about to retire when his boss gets murdered and he falls under suspicion for the crime. Being an ex-professional footballer, Gus is no stranger to tackling difficult situations. But it will take all his skills and more to turn private detective and track down the killer himself.

The first in a series of three gripping kindle titles featuring Private Investigator Gus Keane.

Monday, 14 March 2016

NEW RELEASE: DARK CRIMES by Michael Hambling

Introducing DCI Sophie Allen in an exciting new detective series that will have you gripped from start to heart-stopping finish

"The plot is meticulously crafted, absorbing and the narrative flows effortlessly." Purbeck Gazette 

A young woman’s body is discovered on a deserted footpath in a Dorset seaside town late on a cold November night. She has been stabbed through the heart. 
It seems like a simple crime for DCI Sophie Allen and her team to solve. But not when the victim’s mother is found strangled the next morning. The case grows more complex as DCI Sophie Allen discovers that the victims had secret histories, involving violence and intimidation. There’s an obvious suspect but Detective Allen isn't convinced. Could someone else be lurking in the shadows, someone savagely violent, looking for a warped revenge? 

If you like Angela Marsons, Rachel Abbott, Colin Dexter, Ruth Rendell, or Mark Billingham you will be gripped by this exciting new crime fiction writer. 

DARK CRIMES is the first in a series of detective thrillers featuring DCI Sophie Allen, head of the newly formed Violent Crime Unit in Dorset. She is pushed to the limit in her first major case as the team's head. 

DCI Sophie Allen is Dorset’s acknowledged expert on murder and violent crime. She is 42 as the series starts, and lives with her husband and younger daughter in Wareham. Her elder daughter is studying in London. Sophie has a law degree and a master’s in criminal psychology. Her brilliant mind conceals some dark secrets from her past. 

DS Barry Marsh is based at Swanage police station. He's quiet, methodical and dedicated, the perfect foil for Sophie's hidden fragility. 

The books are set in the beautiful county of Dorset, which includes a stunning section of the English coastline, but whose beauty belies darkness beneath the surface. 

Sunday, 13 March 2016

Free fantasy romance on Kindle today

THE EMPTY THRONE by Lavinia Collins

When young King Arthur takes Lot's wife, Morgawse, for his mistress, England will once again be thrown into war. Can the Scottish queen retain her dignity and protect her sons?

If you like Game of Thrones you will love this latest fantasy romance by Lavinia Collins.

A gripping new take on a secret treasure of medieval romance hidden in Arthurian legend

Old King Uther is dying. Morgawse’s greedy and ambitious husband Lot plans to take over and seize the crown. But a strange young boy is found claiming to be the rightful heir to the throne. Overwhelmed with anger, Lot sends Morgawse to the court at Camelot to spy on young Arthur.

As Morgawse gets more and more involved with Arthur she doesn’t realise the dangerous path she is treading.

Morgawse enjoys herself in the elaborate banquets in the great hall, the music and the dancing, and her new found freedom. She hates the old King Uther, but she is glad at the brief opportunity to get away from her capricious husband. A relationship with Arthur quickly develops, despite the risks. Morgawse senses a chance at a better life in Camelot. But the thought of her sons back in Lothian Castle troubles her. And then her mother Igraine arrives in Camelot with some deeply shocking news.

Whilst young King Arthur must prove himself if he is to defend his kingdom and secure lasting peace in the realm, Morgawse must stay strong and defiant.

“I could not put this book down. I cannot wait for the next in the series” Richard Ellis, Glastonbury

THE EMPTY THRONE is the first title in Morgawse, The Queen of the North Trilogy by best-selling historical romance and fantasy author Lavinia Collins. In this extraordinary retelling of the cherished King Arthur tales, follow the tenacious Morgawse on her journey through the intense and fascinating medieval world of jealousy, love, war and witchcraft.

Lavinia Collins is the author of two other epic chronicles of women in Arthurian legend. Check out her GUINEVERE and MORGAN trilogies, both available as single editions on kindle, and in collected versions on kindle and in paperback. 

Saturday, 12 March 2016

#‎free‬ download for Kindle (until 15th March)

STRANGE BODIES by Antonia Marlowe

When two mutilated bodies are found in a forest in the Australian Blue Mountains, local law enforcement is baffled as to why BigSys, the all-seeing eye of surveillance, has no clues. It is left to hacker Verity Burne to unravel the mystery of the murders and uncover shocking truths no one was expecting.

Thursday, 3 March 2016


“Ellie and Joe seem like they are made for each other, but is a jealous ex-girlfriend out to sabotage their blossoming romance?”

A heart-warming romantic novel you won’t want to put down by best-selling author Patricia Keyson

Ellie is sick of her office job and being single, so she’s happy to step in at the last minute to look after a friend’s elderly relative by the sea. She’s not expecting anything romantic to happen while she’s there. But she soon begins to fall for handsome and caring local shopkeeper Joe Baines, who has plans to open a restaurant.

They quickly grow fond of each other, but when some small acts of vandalism appear to be directed at her, Ellie decides she must return to the city before things get out of hand.

Will Joe’s offer of working at the shop bring her closer to him, or will jealous figures from the past drive them apart?

ROMANCE BY THE SEA is a heart-warming romance that you’ll fall in love with, set in the beautiful fictional East Anglian seaside town of Fairbanks.

Find out if Ellie can make things work with Joe in this brilliant and believable tale of love, food, and finding Mr Right. Perfect for fans of Kelly Rimmer, Jenny Hale, and Sophie Kinsella

Also available by Patricia Keyson on Kindle:
FALLING FOR A STAR: “This is a wonderful romance novel, with an interesting take on the fairy-tale romance with a movie star.”
A FAMILY SAGA "A brilliant read, emotional and good story."
THE MAGIC TOUCH Victorian Historical Romance Novel
LAW OF ATTRACTION A romantic historical novel set in the 1950s
HOLIDAY ROMANCE A summer reads romance fiction bestseller
DANGER FOR RED: a detective mystery
CHERRY BLOSSOMS A lovely romance novel with a spring setting
SUZI LEARNS TO LOVE AGAIN "A feel-good romance, and a real page turner!"
all available on Kindle now

Wednesday, 2 March 2016

Free action thriller, free today on kindle

FREE today on Kindle (until 5th March, 2016)

LAND OF PLENTY by Herb Hamlet

An action adventure political thriller set in Australia
Federal police agent Jack must battle against the odds to find out the truth about his father’s death. He is up against a powerful conspiracy, and ruthless killers who are closing in.

Set in the Australian outback, Land of Plenty is a hard-hitting action thriller full of suspense.

DOWNLOAD NOW (until 5th March) completely FREE

Tuesday, 1 March 2016

Free today on Kindle


by Diane Dickson

Gripping, suspenseful psychological crime fiction with a stunning twist

Jed is a young real estate agent who is under pressure to perform. Libby is a confident but strange girl who lives on the edges of society, working as a caretaker of a valuable property called The Willows.

With apparent serendipity they meet. Not only does Jed feel attracted to his quirky young friend, it turns out she might secure him a lucrative contract, managing the sale of the building.

Allured by the promise of a great deal and praise from his superiors, Jed turns a blind eye to certain irregularities that he cannot quite explain. The question is, by the time he realises all is not as it seems, will he be in too deep to surface?

Diane M Dickson is the author of several crime fiction novels, all of which are available exclusively on Kindle.