The Concrete Midden
PM Newton's blog about writing, and Sydney, and crime and about writing crime in Sydney.
The Old School
Writing about music and Mali
Friday, January 30, 2015
Celebrating new books
Over the next week I'm looking forward to celebrating the birth of two new books. No. Not mine. When contemplating the release of my o...
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
With a week to go ......
Today I popped into Penguin 's Sydney office to sign copies of The Old School and Beams Falling for the two giveaways we are running o...
Sunday, February 16, 2014
A glimpse of what is to come.
This probably sounds strange coming from a writer - after all, I make stuff up and write it down and then put it out for anyone to read. But...
Friday, February 14, 2014
Winners are grinners!
Congratulations to the ten lucky winners of my very first GoodReads Giveaway competition! Thanks to the generosity of my publisher, Pengui...
Saturday, December 21, 2013
Sydney in Summer
It can be hot. Humid. Madly unpredictable. But then you come home in the late afternoon to a garden filled with these beauties about to ...
It's a book. I loves it. More coming at Penguin so keep an eye on the page there. And if you're wondering about the ...
Saturday, September 28, 2013
Waiting for copy edit is not like waiting for Godot.
How best to fill in the anxious days awaiting the arrival of “the copy edit”? (And we all know how much fun copy edits and trac...
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