26 October 2017

CALGARY. Killer Crime Club presents a discussion of ODD CHILD OUT and all things crime writing related at 7pm at Chapters Macleod Trail, Calgary with Rene Denfield and Mel McGrath.


25 October 2017

TORONTO. Killer Crime Club presents a discussion of ODD CHILD OUT and all things crime writing related at 7pm at Toronto Reference Library (Bram & Bluma Appel Salon) with Rene Denfield and Mel McGrath.

Killer Crime Club

18 September 2017

BRISTOL. The Square Club, 15 Berkeley Square at 7.30pm. Special guest at Novel Nights discussing how to write a page turner.


30 January 2017

BARCELONA. Panellist with Sophie Hannah in “Dames of British crime writing”, moderated by Isabella Petith, British Council, at BCNegra, Barcelona.


09 July 2016

NEW YORK. Panelist with Shari Lapeña, Lawrence Light, Jeff Miller, Christine Carbo & Susan Alice Pickford discussing “BROKEN HEART, BETRAYAL OR REVENGE? Crushing Your Character’s Emotions” with Panel Master Gayle Lynds at ThrillerFest XI, Grand Hyatt Hotel, New York.


27 April 2016

NEW YORK. 2016 Edgar Week Symposium panel discussion, Grand Hyatt Hotel, New York, with Susanna Calkins, Glen Erik Hamilton and Lori Roy, moderated by Brendan Dubois: A Dram of Poison.  Talking about the importance of research, when it’s okay to just make stuff up (if ever), and helpful hints on where to start looking.


17 November 2015

SWINDON. ‘Mini Lit’ festival at Swindon New College with Jasper Fforde, Mimi Thebo, Nicola Davies, and Harry Partridge.


16 September 2015

BRISTOL. Launch of Burnt Paper Sky at Bristol Grammar School, 6pm.

Tickets are free and you can reserve yours here:


27 August 2015

UK publication date for Burnt Paper Sky paperback.

25 August 2015

Swedish hardback publication date.

20 June 2015

HILLINGDON. ‘Dazzling debuts’ panel at Hillingdon Libraries’ Summer Social with MJ McGrath, Gill Hornby, Laura Barnett and Fionnaula Kearney.