June 3, 2010

What is Genetically Modified Food?

If the old saying is true that we are what we eat, Americans may want to sit up and take notice: the Center for Food Safety […]
June 3, 2010


The Genesis Flaw will be in all good Australian and New Zealand bookshops from 2 August 2010. This means it will be available well in advance […]
May 11, 2010

Hacking Research Links

The Hacker Manifesto: Hacker magazine: How to own a continent- stories by hackers: Blackhat security conference: Defcon security conference: Information security glossary: A blog covering security […]
May 11, 2010

Future World Research Links

Our future- robotics and IT as predicted from 2005 – 2050: Category: Other
April 2, 2010

Review of Solar, by Ian McEwan

My brother-in-law suggested I take a look at Solar, because its central character, a pompous physicist, without any real interest in solar power, jumps on the […]
March 30, 2010

Review of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, the movie.

Director Niels Arden Oplev’s movie of Stieg Larsson’s The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (the first book in the Millennium Trilogy) is more harrowing than the […]
March 9, 2010

The rise of the thriller heroine

Writing a novel is one thing. Turning it into a movie script is another thing entirely. Today I met with a script writer who is interested […]
February 20, 2010

10 Rules for Writing Fiction?

I’ve been flicking through this article in the UK’s The Guardian newspaper, in which various famous authors give you their ten rules for writing fiction. Here’s […]

Subscribe to my Newsletter

Receive my quarterly newsletter delivered to your email with exclusive news, offers and competitions.