Debatable Space Archive

  • The Craziest SF Novel Ever?

    Debatable Space

    The Craziest SF Novel Ever?

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  • HELL SHIP: PUBLISHED TODAY IN THE US OF A! Regular readers of this blog will know that occasionally I produce ‘moodboards’ of my various novels. Here’s Debatable Space.  Here’s Red...

    Moodboard for Hell Ship

    HELL SHIP: PUBLISHED TODAY IN THE US OF A! Regular readers of this blog will know that occasionally I produce ‘moodboards’ of my various novels. Here’s Debatable Space.  Here’s Red...

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  • Hey, Debatable Space is featured in this month’s Orbital Drop – download this  dangerously deranged novel for a paltry $2.99….! And check out that fancy new cover, which for the...

    Orbital Drop

    Hey, Debatable Space is featured in this month’s Orbital Drop – download this  dangerously deranged novel for a paltry $2.99….! And check out that fancy new cover, which for the...

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  • This has been a high adrenalin week, by my standards (I speak as a professional writer – we really DON’T don’t have very exciting lives.)  Firstly – this is a...

    SFF Song of the Week: Philip Palmer

    This has been a high adrenalin week, by my standards (I speak as a professional writer – we really DON’T don’t have very exciting lives.)  Firstly – this is a...

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  • Some internet treats, recent and not so recent,  you might have missed… Graham Joyce betraying his father with a superglue story. Nicole Peeler revealing her musical taste to be wonderfully down...

    Reblog

    Some internet treats, recent and not so recent,  you might have missed… Graham Joyce betraying his father with a superglue story. Nicole Peeler revealing her musical taste to be wonderfully down...

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  • As the New Year begins, I’m looking forward to an intense and exhilarating writing schedule, with a new 2-book deal from Orbit which means, um, I have to write another...

    Debatable Space: The Moodboard

    As the New Year begins, I’m looking forward to an intense and exhilarating writing schedule, with a new 2-book deal from Orbit which means, um, I have to write another...

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  • I’ve been blogging on the Orbit site about evil, and it came as something as a shock to me to realise quite how dark is my own soul. In real...

    On the Predator Pack

    I’ve been blogging on the Orbit site about evil, and it came as something as a shock to me to realise quite how dark is my own soul. In real...

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  • Dave Brendon is a South African blogger who cunningly managed to win the Orbit ‘free copy of Debatable Space’ competition a while back.  Dave asked me to give an interview for...

    On Dave Brendon’s Fantasy and Sci-Fi Weblog

    Dave Brendon is a South African blogger who cunningly managed to win the Orbit ‘free copy of Debatable Space’ competition a while back.  Dave asked me to give an interview for...

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  • Star blogger Ariel, aka Darren Turpin the marketing wizard at Orbit, has now given this website a revamp…check out The Books section and see what happens when you click those...

    That Ariel Magic

    Star blogger Ariel, aka Darren Turpin the marketing wizard at Orbit, has now given this website a revamp…check out The Books section and see what happens when you click those...

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  • Red Claw,  my follow up to Debatable Space, is now on its way to a bookshop near you….well actually, not till later this year (October I believe).  But there’s an...

    On Red Claw

    Red Claw,  my follow up to Debatable Space, is now on its way to a bookshop near you….well actually, not till later this year (October I believe).  But there’s an...

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  • I was recently interviewed by Gary Reynolds, over at Concept Sci Fi. It’s a beautifully designed site, full of great content, and has a special feature on how writers write. ...

    Concept Sci Fi

    I was recently interviewed by Gary Reynolds, over at Concept Sci Fi. It’s a beautifully designed site, full of great content, and has a special feature on how writers write. ...

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  • This week has turned into something of a perfect storm for me – one of those freak moments when many events coincide to create a whole larger than the parts...

    TX: It Came From Outer Space

    This week has turned into something of a perfect storm for me – one of those freak moments when many events coincide to create a whole larger than the parts...

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  • This in from my spies in Sheffield… The Waterstone’s blurb is ‘Imagine Firefly rewritten by Iain M. Banks’, which I rather like….

    Waterstone’s in Sheffield

    This in from my spies in Sheffield… The Waterstone’s blurb is ‘Imagine Firefly rewritten by Iain M. Banks’, which I rather like….

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  • I’ve just discovered that Orbit are recklessly giving away free copies of Debatable Space every Friday lunchtime, from this week until the end of August. All you have to do...

    Free Books!!!!!

    I’ve just discovered that Orbit are recklessly giving away free copies of Debatable Space every Friday lunchtime, from this week until the end of August. All you have to do...

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  • Hurrah! Signed copies of the mass market edition of Debatable Space are now available from my local bookshop, the adorably named The Bookseller Crow on the Hill.  Mr Crow was...

    The Bookseller Crow on the Hill

    Hurrah! Signed copies of the mass market edition of Debatable Space are now available from my local bookshop, the adorably named The Bookseller Crow on the Hill.  Mr Crow was...

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  • It’s been a good year for Debatable Space,  and indeed for me. I’ve been delighted at the many nice responses I’ve had from SF fans.  And I’ve also been thrilled...

    On Debatable Space

    It’s been a good year for Debatable Space,  and indeed for me. I’ve been delighted at the many nice responses I’ve had from SF fans.  And I’ve also been thrilled...

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  • I’m thrilled to say that today (Sunday March 23rd) Debatable Space is Book of the Day on the Meet the Author site.  And after today, if you google me you’ll...

    Meet the Author?

    I’m thrilled to say that today (Sunday March 23rd) Debatable Space is Book of the Day on the Meet the Author site.  And after today, if you google me you’ll...

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  • There’s a great site called Meet the Author in which you can watch clips of your favourite writers talking about their books.  It features Gregory Maguire singing the title of his...

    Don’t Give up the Day Job, Phil

    There’s a great site called Meet the Author in which you can watch clips of your favourite writers talking about their books.  It features Gregory Maguire singing the title of his...

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  • John Scalzi does an interesting feature in which he asks writers to talk about their ‘Big Idea’ – the guiding principle behind their writing. I’ve had a stab at explaining...

    On More is More

    John Scalzi does an interesting feature in which he asks writers to talk about their ‘Big Idea’ – the guiding principle behind their writing. I’ve had a stab at explaining...

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  • The official UK publication date for Debatable Space is 24th January, but if you can’t wait, there are some early copies available…My local bookshop The Bookseller Crow on the Hill,...

    Lena and Flanagan in Upper Norwood

    The official UK publication date for Debatable Space is 24th January, but if you can’t wait, there are some early copies available…My local bookshop The Bookseller Crow on the Hill,...

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