July Sale!

All my books at Tirgearr are half off at Smashwords: that includes Kit Marlowe’s books too! Get ’em while they’re hot. Summer is for reading, after all!

Get Chastity Flame Before She’s Gone!

Chastity Flame is available as a serial over at Wattpad thanks to sponsorship from Smashwords, but that won’t last long! This weekend all the chapters come down, so if you want to catch her adventures you’ll have to move fast — Or else just hop over to Tirgearr Publishing where you can buy all three…

Thrills & Suspense

Serialising Chastity Flame is just part of the bigger event: check out the thriller and mystery titles being serialised on Wattpad thanks to Smashwords. You can’t be bored this holiday weekend! Two chapters a day during the weekend: but remember this is a limited time offer — chapters will begin to disappear soon! If you…

Jane Bond? Chastity Flame!

I was amused by this tweet from Radio 4 wondering — at this late date  — whether it was time for Jane Bond. I think Peter O’Donnell and I both would have the same eye-rolling reaction to that, not to mention a host of historical women! But wait, there’s more: CHASTITY FLAME is back! Well,…

Walpurgisnacht

Tradition now to repost this story which appears in Unquiet Dreams. It’s been reprinted a few times. One of these days, I should do an audio version… Walpurgisnacht Walther knew. But he could not resist, what ten-year-old could? Every year was the same. Grandmother Dunkelhaus would shake her finger at him and warn, “Walpurgisnacht, the…

Radio Radio

Listen to me have a natter with Hannah Kate on Hannah’s Bookshelf. It’s a free ranging discussion that takes in my many writing hats from academic to crime and historicals as well as the weird fiction that comes out under my own name. At the end I choose the three books I’d like to have…

Out Now: Chastity Flame eBook Boxset

CHASTITY FLAME ADVENTURES BOX SET Price: $5.99 This box set includes: Chastity Flame, #1 Move over James Bond! Chastity Flame works for a nameless organization. You won’t hear about the work she does either. She loves her job as a secret government operative. She foils criminal masterminds, travels the world, and finds new lovers in…

Pre-Order Chastity Flame Box Set

CHASTITY FLAME ADVENTURES BOX SET Out October 2, 2015 Price: $5.99 PRE-ORDER FOR KINDLE JUST $2.99!! This box set includes: Chastity Flame, #1 Move over James Bond! Chastity Flame works for a nameless organization. You won’t hear about the work she does either. She loves her job as a secret government operative. She foils criminal…

Choose Books

“But why would I want to do a thing like that? I chose not to choose life. I chose somethin’ else. And the reasons? There are no reasons. Who needs reasons when you’ve got books?” [with apologies to Irvine Welsh] This holiday season give the gift that gives forever: books. Give new worlds, give real…

Out Now: James Bond & Popular Culture

Out now: includes my essay “Flirting with James Bond” about how I developed the Chastity Flame series. read more at the McFarland site, or just click the picture to buy it for yourself,  or to send the info to your college or local library! Blurb: The most recognizable fictional spy and one of the longest…