Free Short Story – Gollancz Blog

A free short story set in the Veteran universe.

War In Heaven – on Thursday the 15th of September humanity tears itself apart.

The war with Them is over, on Thursday the 15th of September humanity tears itself apart.

Grist for the Mill – Savage Media

So my friends at Savage Media were making a film.  Directed by Bill Thomas and Produced by Jason Emery Grist for the Mill is a heart warming story about zombies during the Napoleonic wars.  Apparently its based on a true story.  (Guys are you sure about that?) So sometime in July I went down to […]

Veteran Reviews 6

SFBook reviews Veteran.

Alt Fiction

Alt.Fiction literature festival in Derby on the 25th and 26th of June.

John W. Campbell Memorial Award

Veteran has been shortlisted for the John W. Campbell Memorial Award!

Artwork for War In Heaven

Spyroteknik’s brilliant new art for War in Heaven.

Veteran Out In Paperback

Veteran is out in Paperback on Thursday the 12th of May.

Sci-Fi Fest

I will be attending Sci-Fi Fest at Phoenix Square in Leicester on Saturday the 7th of May,

Illustrious – Eastercon 2011

Illustrious, the 62nd Eastercon is being held on 22nd – 25th April 2011 at The Hilton Birmingham Metropole, NEC, Birmingham, UK.

Genre for Japan

A science fiction, fantasy and horror auction in aid of the Red Cross Japanese Tsunami Appeal

Veteran Reviews 5

The excellent Floor to Ceiling Books reviews Veteran.

SFX Weekender 2

I will be wandering around the SFX Weekender.

Veteran Published in Germany

Just in time for Xmas:  Veteran or Der Veteran is published in Germany on the 14th of December by Blanvalet Here on the Blanvalet site. And here on Amazon.

Veteran Reviews 4

The even more latest reviews of Veteran.

Jakob Douglas vs. The Rest of the World

New Gollancz Blog.

Second Part of Poor People Is Up & Competition

After a bit of a delay, for which I apologise, the second part of the Short Story Poor People is up here: Poor People II. The first part is of course here: Poor People I To win a signed copy of Veteran can you tell me what song Woodbine Scab is listening/singing along to?  First […]

Why you should read…Joe R. Lansdale

Magemanda ( and the nice people at Fantasy Literature ( have been kind enough to let me tell you why I think you should read the Mighty Captain Joe R. Lansdale:

Guest Blog on Andy Remic’s Weird & Wired

Andy Remic, author of Kell’s Legend, the Soul Stealers, War Machine, Biohell, Hardcore and other high-octane books, has been kind enough to let me spout off, er I mean write a guest blog on his website Weird and Wired.  The subject of the blog:  Your Book as a Film. Check it out here: I’d […]

Veteran Reviews 3

The latest round up of Veteran’s reviews.

War of the Worlds article in this month’s SciFiNow

Veteran Reviews 2

Veteran is out today! Here’s the second roundup of what people have to say about it.

Veteran Reviews

A round up of what people have been saying about Veteran so far


Published in the UK on Thursday the 17th of June by Gollancz. Three hundred years in our future, in a world of alien infiltrators, religious hackers, a vast convoying nation of Nomads, city sized orbital elevators, and a cyborg pirate king who believes himself to be a mythological demon Jakob is having a bad day: […]