The Rough Draft: May 2020

If I’ve done nothing else this month, at least I can say I’ve done a ton of reading! I intended to read The Andromeda Strain by Michael Crichton this month, but after finishing a Matthew Reilly novel in April, I had a hankering to re-read my boy Reilly instead.   Reading This month I read:…

FREE for a limited time: The Ridge

On May 1st I announced I would be running a five day promotion on Amazon, to allow my first novel The Ridge (Amanzimtoti 1) to be purchased for FREE. We’re half-way through the promotion window and I have to say, you do not disappoint! On the first day of the promotion, The Ridge, ended up at #10,…

The Rough Draft: April 2020

Dusting this old thing off to once again bring you The Rough Draft, whereby I keep you updated on where I am in regards to my reading, writing, and other authorly goals. Unless, by some miracle, I actually start doing more ‘authorly’ things over the course of the month, I’ll be posting this review on the…

Goodreads Giveaway – July

Congratulations to Elizabeth who is this months Goodreads Giveaway winner, having beaten almost 1500 other people to claim a copy of the first Amanzimtoti series novel!   Well done, Elizabeth, your copy will shortly find its way to you in Canada! + Goodreads Giveaway + Add to Shelf + + Other Competitions & Giveaways +  

WINNERS – Signed “The Ridge” Bookcards

Huge congrats go to… Andreja, Angie, Charlize, Hulttio, Kaitlin, Paul, Sandra, Shauna, Tara, & Teon for winning the signed bookcards, featuring “The Ridge” cover art!!   And, because I’ve just received the bookcards for “Inyoni Rocks” and am feeling pretty generous as a result, you guys will all be the first to receive the signed…

Goodreads Giveaway – June

Congratulations to Anastasia who is this months Goodreads Giveaway winner! I ran this giveaway a little longer than a month, and ended up with almost 1700 people enter to win a signed copy of Amanzimtoti: The Ridge! Talk about overwhelming!   Well done, Anastasia, your copy will shortly find its way to you in Indonesia! +…

WINNER of the April Signed Paperback + Goodies…

And the winner is… Jade Congratulations! Jade will soon be receiving a signed copy of the first Amanzimtoti series novel, The Ridge, along with a selection of South African sweeties as featured in the novels. Didn’t win…? Don’t worry! I was completely blown away by the number of entrants this giveaway received. Having expected around…

Amanzimtoti Ghost Stories

Hey all, I’m planning to release a Halloween-themed novella at the end of October, and though it will be a part of my Amanzimtoti series of novels, it will be a pre-series, stand-alone story, depicting Wayne and Kyle as they were before the event that changed everything. The story will start with a sleepover, where the boys…

WIN a Signed Paperback of “The Ridge” + Goodies!

In celebration of the launch of the second Amanzimtoti series novel, Inyoni Rocks, I’m hosting a giveaway to thank all my readers for their continuing support! I have one Signed Paperback copy of the first novel, The Ridge, available, along with a selection of South African sweeties! …ever wondered what those grape chappies taste like? 😉 Well,…

Cover Reveal

I’ve been working with the absurdly talented LC Chase on the cover for book two in the Amanzimtoti series, Inyoni Rocks, and I’m delighted to be able to share the final design with you guys: I’m so happy with it! It’s got everything I asked for in regards to the model and incorporating a photo…