Last year Dead Guns Press published their first Hardboiled anthology after a couple of years’ hiatus. My short story Sherry Sherry was included. (Yes, that is a Neil Diamond reference.) A twist on the old girl in the fridge trope, the somewhat unstable narrator goes on the rampage when she comes home to discover her … More Sherry Sherry
The long wait is over and Dead Guns Press have finally returned with their new Hardboiled anthology! Featuring a new short story of mine, Sherry Sherry, alongside some great crime tales from names both familiar and new to followers of the New Mexico-based publisher. A couple of years ago, DGP published my short story Queen … More Read ‘Sherry Sherry’ in Hardboiled
A couple of years ago, my short story Queen of Junkyard Dogs appeared in an anthology called Hardboiled: Dames & Sin by Dead Guns Press. (I have since self-published this one in my own latest collection, Fresh Blood Orange.) Shortly after, DGP went on hiatus, its future uncertain. I’m pleased to say in 2018 DGP … More New Hardboiled anthology – the return of Dead Guns Press
The usual opening credits: I’m giving away my Kindle books for free this week for a summer promo, yak, yak, you’ve got until Friday 1st June to get your free downloads, and so on, I’ll be writing a piece about each book on the blog, etc. Today, Day Three, it’s the turn of ‘Beaten to … More Summer Book Giveaway Day Three
Beaten to a Pulp 2 Fresh Blood Orange by Callum McSorley Queen of Junkyard Dogs Clem hadn’t thought about the junkyard in years. Not since Bobby phoned her up long-distance to tell her Paw was dead. She wasn’t surprised; nobody was. He’d been turning yellow with tobacco and whisky twenty years ago when … More Fresh Blood Orange [Excerpt]
I’m thrilled to announce my second book of short stories – Fresh Blood Orange (Beaten to a Pulp 2) – will be released on Kindle and in print on Hallowe’en! Come and meet the Queen of Junkyard Dogs: Clem Astor lives in the desert, the mirage of Vegas on the horizon, where she breeds dogs … More Fresh Blood Orange
My short story Queen of Junkyard Dogs is featured alongside some great pulp crime stories in Dead Guns Press’s latest Hardboiled offering. Excited to finally get a read at it! Sadly this might be DGP’s last anthology, so best get yours hands on it while you still can. Read here.
Stoked to have one of my short stories, Queen of Junkyard Dogs, included in Hardboiled: Dames and Sin. Published today, Dames and Sin is the third and, sadly, the last anthology to be released by Dead Guns Press. It’s out now in print and on Kindle. You can buy it here. As well as my … More Read Queen of Junkyard Dogs in Hardboiled: Dames and Sin