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An extract from the Firebird Chronicles

The ribbons of cloud that twisted around the ship thickened, until slowly, the Black Horizon was consumed by fog. Rain churned the ocean. Despite this, the air was unnaturally quiet. The wind had died down and the sea was flat. The ship cut, almost noiselessly, through the water, its creaks and groans eerie in the […]

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Is writing like using an Alethiometer?

The way Philip Pullman describes the process of using the Alethiometer in the Northern Lights reminds me a bit of the writing process – holding lots of things in your mind and allowing them to flow without pushing too hard. ‘…That’s a symbol-reader…all these pictures round the rim…each one stands for a whole series of […]

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The Nemesis Charm – Quote

  “For me, one of the final scenes was so beautifully unexpected. It involves a sort of revelation for one of the antagonists and was written so perfectly.” Auburn Langley, Goodreads 

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Audiobook now out!

Listen to a clip from the new Rise of the Shadow Stealers audiobook at http://soundcloud.com/user-611756384 Buy your copy from http://www.leodismedia.com Let me know what you think!

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The Nemesis Charm – Quote