Recent Posts

Female First feature: How classic detective stories inspired my futuristic novel, by Jan Turk Petrie

In one sentence, I would describe Until the Ice Cracks as a noir thriller set in a fictional, near future, Nordic city. Im a big fan of Raymond Chandler and I instinctively felt that type of style would work really well for a story set in Scandinavia in fifty years time. The novel is the first volume […]

Stroud News: Local author offers book signings for futuristic thriller

A NEAR future thriller set in a dark, cold Nordic city has been released by a Stroud author. “Set in the near future, the novel is based in a world where heat is power, foxes are deadly and the line between the criminal underworld and the police is as thin as a crack in the ice,” explained […]