Hello!

I have so badly ignored this site.  I’ll really try harder, I promise.  Ugh, social media though, huh?  THE ADDICTION TO IT IS INSANE!!  I check it compulsively, even when I don’t want to, even (especially) when I’ve got work to do.  Today is my birthd …

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UK and US covers for Release!

The UK and US covers for Release have been revealed!  The UK cover is the pathway one and is out in the UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand and Denmark in May, and the railway one is the US cover and is out there and Canada in September.  I can’t wait …

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HUGE ANNOUNCEMENT THING!

Here to announce that I am the creator, sole writer & co-executive producer on a brand new, official Doctor Who spinoff series for television.  It’s called Class, first season is eight episodes long, and it hits your screens (UK and North America) …

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Pulling out of Cheltenham, sorry!

Hi, guys, I’m so sorry, but I have to pull out of the Cheltenham Festival on the weekend of 2 October.  UGH!  I hate cancelling events. I’m so sorry, I wouldn’t do it if it weren’t the very last resort.  Please forgive me.

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First real post! Fundraising amazement and US tour!

So I’ve finally figured out/had time to write a proper first post on here!  They’ll come more often, I promise, but this month has been crazy. First, if you’ve been following my Twitter feed, you know all about the Save The Children fundraiser, so I wo …

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Welcome to my new website!

Hello again!  The lovely folks at Walker – my stupendous UK publisher – have redone my webpage!  Innit nifty?  All kinds of stuff here for you to go looking for, including videos, me *cough*, blogging *cough*, lots of writing, and every event on the ca …

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Writing MasterClass I did for TV

I’m still mostly on hiatus from this site until middle of next year (when I get a revamp!) but interrupting that rest to post the video of that Writing MasterClass I did for Sky Arts Television.  It’s here.  I’m in purple!  And I look like I’ve got a g …

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Comments trouble (and where to find me)

So I haven’t updated here in a while – because not a lot’s been going on that I can talk about (there’s been LOTS that I can’t, but…).  I’ve been wondering what the best use of this is.  It works great when I’m on tour and I can tell people where I a …

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Book Blogger UKYA Awards

I won a whole bunch of Book Blogger UKYA Awards today, which is so cool!  Book bloggers got together and set up categories and made nominees, then people voted on the winners.  I got Best First Line (though not for Knife, controversy), Best LGBT for Mo …

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Hmm, what to do with this website, eh?

So I haven’t updated here in a while – because not a lot’s been going on that I can talk about (there’s been LOTS that I can’t, but…) I’ve been wondering what the best use of this is. It works great when I’m on tour and I can tell people where I am; …

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