Author: Nick

Breaking rocks

I’m not sure where I read this but someone likened the process of writing a novel to that of creating a sculpture. The first draft is the back-breaking business of quarrying rock. You end up with a dirty, ugly lump of granite,...

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200 Amazon reviews!

I value every one of the Amazon reviews Sea of Gold gets – even the critical ones. They all tell me something. The combined number of reviews on Amazon UK and Amazon .com had been stuck on 199 for weeks. Now finally...

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What a place Lisbon is. The Russia House and Night Train to Lisbon are two of my favourite films. The city provides the perfect backdrop for these great books turned into such wonderful movies. Could Angus McKinnon find himself...

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