Quick March!

Quick March!

Quick March, the planet Earth needs to be saved! The very unexpected new fourth book in The Glothic Tales Trilogy. Not from alien attack, nuclear destruction or even being hit by a misguided comet. No, Earth needs to be saved from making millions of years of painful losses for Gloth, and it falls to March Gregorian, eldest son and heir to February the Twenty-Ninth, the Supreme Potentate of the Twelve Sun Systems of Gloth to find a way to finally make Earth profitable. The obvious starting point in such a difficult assignment is of course to do some quick research and then ascertain the most lucrative tradable commodity a planet

Louis -The Life Story Of A True Spy by Derek Haines

Louis -The Life Story Of A True Spy by Derek Haines

Louis No one wants to be a spy. Circumstances create spies. For a young innocent boy, there was no choice. He was born to be a spy. This is the story of Teremun who begins life in Cairo and becomes my friend Louis in a small country town in Australia sixty years later. It is a story I have been wanting to tell for more than forty years. A story of a man who lived, and then disappeared from all memory. I felt this was unworthy of a man who had sacrificed his life for what he believed to be right. Not that he always was, but in his heart,

God Has Gone Fishing – The Destruction of Paradise

God Has Gone Fishing – The Destruction of Paradise

After a year in the writing, God Has Gone Fishing is finally, out of my control. Yes, I have a new release and it’s a little different from my previous books. Firstly, it’s written in US English, which was a bigger challenge than I imagined and secondly, it is mildly dystopian, which is also a first. Of course, with any new book, I have no idea how it will be received by readers, but that’s the luck of the game in writing and publishing. All I can do is wait and see. So what’s the story about? God Has Gone Fishing. Empires rise, yet only by sowing the seeds for

February The Fifth by Derek Haines

February the Fifth by Derek Haines

Insanely imaginative … intensely insightful  … just plain fun … A young fool becomes king and quickly discovers he has some very nasty enemies. Particularly the ones who are shooting at him. In a remarkable turn of events, a young man with a lot definitely not going for him, somehow manages to come to terms with a startling reality. He has to grow up. Being handicapped by not only having rather nasty acne and an odd eye impediment, he also has to suffer the fact that his name is February. Or at best, Feb to his very limited number of friends. While not at all wishing to rush into this startling