Why hyphens are important.

I just finished the final edit of Children Of The Deterrent (available for pre-order here, folks getBook.at/halfhero1). It got me thinking about the “boring” stuff such as hyphens, contractions, em-dashes, and parentheses. They seem unimportant until, like the headline writer in the wonderfully named Pratt Tribune in Kansas, you neglect them. Hyphens in words such as […]

Book Four published today!

UK readers click here  US readers click here Sorry if this appears a bit rushed, but I’ve just stepped away from the enormous showbiz launch party for The Unnamed Way, book four in The World Walker series, in order to blog about the release. I have to get back to the champagne reception as soon […]

Audible releases The Seventeenth Year today!

UK listeners click here US listeners click here July is turning into quite a busy month at Château Sainsbury! Book Four in The World Walker Series—The Unnamed Way— will be released on the 27th, and today’s the day Audible releases the audiobook version of The Seventeenth Year. Audiobooks add a new dimension to this whole […]

The truth about writing.

My wife says I should blog more, particularly about writing. She pointed out that I’m just approaching the end of my first year as an author and folk might be interested to know a) how this change of career came about, b) how I went from writing no books at all to writing three in […]