Latest review of The Puzzle Master

From: http://krystalwrites.hubpages.com/hub/The-Puzzle-Master-by-Stephen-Boyle My Rating: 4 out of 5 stars The Puzzle Master grabs your attention immediately with action packed scenes, leaving you both reeling and craving more. The novel is fast-paced, with action packed scenes that keep you guessing until the very end. There are so many different layers to the story which keep it […]

Inspector Norse – The Yuletide Murders

He’s here! Inspector Norse, the latest Scandinavian Noir crime fighting hero is published. Here’s the blurb: Pitching dark humour against the dark forces of Scandinavian crime, Inspector Norse follows a different path to those noble crime fighters, Wallander, Blomkvist and Lund. They get dark and sadistic killings, he faces a killer who murders his victim […]

Self-publishing on a Budget

When I published The Puzzle Master on Amazon and Smashwords I took all the advice the respective platforms offered; get it professionally edited, get a professionally designed cover made, get someone to do the formatting for you because it’s frustrating and complicated. Overall I must have spent around £700+ (around $1,250).  Neither Amazon nor Smashwords charge for […]

A Christmas Murder Mystery

How about a little festive murder mystery, set in the snowy winter wonderland of southern Sweden?  I introduce to you my new Scandinavian noir hero, Inspector Norse. I’m publishing the first third or so of the short story here (only about 4,000 words) – see the link for Inspector Norse on the top right hand corner of the page.  […]

Digital killed the concept album

I’m taking time out from my busy writing schedule to do – well, more writing.  I like to listen to music when I write.  Doesn’t much matter what, because I don’t really hear it anyway, so I use a Napster app on my computer (Napster is sadly legal these days and thus requires a fee).  […]