Been quite busy lately. Current work includes a book cover for Alison Williams and some landscape illustrations.
This illustration wasn’t used so didn’t get beyond the rough stage, but I quite like it.
I’m currently working on another cover for Anthony Conway. This time it’s for the first in the ‘Teddy Brutus’ series.
An optional ebook proof reading service is now available. I’ll add more information in the next couple of weeks, but get in touch if you’d like to discuss this
This site has been been given a much needed update. As well as a change of design, it will work better on mobile devices such as phones and tablets. There’s still some tweaking needed, so let me know if you have problems.
An early rough for a cover I’m working on. It’s for the fifth novel in the popular “Caspasian” series series of historical thrillers by Anthony Conway. More information when the entire series is available.
Professor Dave Mearns has written seven books on counselling and psychotherapy, including the best sellers ‘Person-Centred Counselling in Action’ and ‘Working at relational depth in Counselling and Psychotherapy’. His first fiction novel ‘Smoky Bacon Crisps: Finding the Edge of Life’ will be available later this year.
Go to darkpatterns.org and you’ll find an interesting presentation by Harry Brignull. He talks about unethical or dishonest user interfaces designed to trick people into doing things such as buying unneeded services, or help disguise recurrent payments as one-offs. He makes the interesting point that most professionals recognise the difference between good and bad practices when it comes to search engine optimisation (SEO), but not design. Time for an industry wide code of ethics to sit alongside web standards?
On a rain-swept night, Thomas Jaeger, a British agent, finds himself in a small hotel in Bosnia. He is burnt out, his life in ruins. The next day, two Austrian guests will visit a nearby town. Within four hours they will have been murdered. The town is Sarajevo. It is June 1914. “The Black Hand” is a new novel from bestselling author Anthony Conway.
Why producing ebooks can involve a lot of work. Work someone has to pay for.