Dark and twisty thrillers you can't put down
THE PHANTOM CHILD
Is her child really missing? Or did he never exist at all?
It was supposed to be a holiday to help repair their marriage. But when Karina and Ronan's four-year-old son goes missing - ad Ronan denies they even have a child - it soon becomes the holiday from hell.
Out - February 1st, 2024
THE HOUSE GUEST
A perfect house. The perfect couple. A perfect trap.
Marcella Middleton has set her sights on Carmel Van Der Proust’s fabulous life. But Carmel is concealing a gruesome secret from the past and Marcella isn’t the only one with a hidden agenda.
THE LOTTERY WINNERS
They've won the lottery - but at what cost?
When Callum and Jade win big on the lottery, they think all their dreams have come true. But when they’re approached by a desperate stranger begging for help to avenge his dead wife, they discover the cost of their newfound fortune might be more than they’re willing to pay.
One text message. A chilling warning. A husband's deadly secret.
When Megan discovers a text message on a phone hidden in the loft of her new house with a chilling warning about her husband, she's forced to confront some dark truths about their relationship...
THE SECRETS WE KEEP
A missing girl. A trial by media.
When a young girl vanishes on her way home from school, a suspicious media suspects her parents know more than they’re letting on.
NOTHING LEFT TO LOSE
Think you're safe in your own home? Think again...
A letter arrives in a plain white envelope. Inside is a single sheet of paper with a chilling message. Someone knows the secret Abi, and her husband, Henry, are hiding. And now they want them dead.
HIS WIFE'S SISTER
He stole her childhood. Now she wants it back.
Mara was only eleven when she went missing from a tent in her parents’ garden nineteen years ago. Now she’s been found wandering alone and confused in woodland.
What if you were accused of a murder you couldn't remember committing?
After Sky finds a lost diary on the beach, she becomes caught up in something far bigger than she could ever have imagined - and accused of a murder she has no memory of committing…
How far would you go to save your family?
Jez thought he'd finally found happiness when he met Alice. But when Alice goes missing with her young daughter and the police accuse him of their murders, his life is shattered.
In 2018, I published my first psychological thriller, The Intruder, a story set in my home town of Faversham in south east England.
It was followed by His Wife's Sister, the dark and twisty story of a woman found alive 19 years after she was abducted, and which was published in 2020.
She Knows was published in 2021.
I’m a journalist by profession, but also have headed up a communications department at a national cycling charity in the UK.
After all, when I’m not writing you can usually find me out on my bike!
I’m married to another former journalist, Amanda, who writes children’s pony books under her married name, and psychological thrillers under the penname, A J McDine.
In 2018, we formed our publishing company, Cherry Tree Publishing.
We live in Kent, in England, with our two teenage boys, Oliver and Thomas, and two cats.