DAVID CALLINAN

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Beauty and the twin beasts

On 5th August my psychothriller KNIFE EDGE goes on special discount with the aptly named Amazon Countdown deal. For five days so pass the word around.The price will be reduced from $5.99/£3.54 to $1....
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Need title for new thriller

I often think of titles first but in the case of a new thriller with a new protagonist, I've been struggling.Titles are vitally important, especially in genre fiction. I sometimes wonder just how many...
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New thriller inspired by the UK's most notorious heist

After an enforced break (caused by house renovation and garden design – not my favourite occupations) from writing and book promotion, I am climbing back into the saddle. There is still one major ag...
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Show don't tell are the words of writing wisdom

It's been a long time since I blogged on this site. The fact is I have been involved in a labour intensive house and garden renovation that has left me pretty much no time for writing, editing or book...
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Where gemstones lie scattered on the ground

I have been in Spain since early January and missed the worst of the UK floods and storms. While there I experimented with my first free Kindle Select promotion and saw more than 2,000 downloads of my...
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