Posts in Hunter
CELEBRATING INTERNATIONAL JAMES BOND DAY

Today is International James Bond Day, which marks the 50th anniversary of the release of the first 007 movie Dr No - making it one of the most successful and longest-running film franchises of all time. It's a milestone day for me, too, as I've just returned the structural edit of Hunter: Intrepid 2 back to my publisher, Joel Naoum, at Pan Macmillan's digital imprint, Momentum.

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THE PLACE WHERE CREATIVITY MEETS PRODUCTIVITY

Recently I shared a photo on my Facebook Author page showing Ian Fleming's writing desk. We all have different needs to spark creativity. Fleming had a pretty bare space to work at - a desk with typewriter, manuscript, a couple of photos and a wall - but the stories were all inside his head.

(Of course, the Carribean was just outside his window.)

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SEVEN THINGS ABOUT BEING ON DEADLINE
have to admit, there's a certain 'je ne sais quois' about being so ensconced in writing a book that it permeates your thoughts, your dreams, and conversations. As the new Alex Morgan INTREPID espionage thriller is due with Momentum Books at the end of this month, here's 7, or should I say 007, cool and not-so-cool things about being on deadline. Read More
AND THE WINNER OF A CHARACTER IN HUNTER IS...
What a fantastic Photo Comp we've had over the past couple of weeks to choose a person to have a character named after them in the new book! After some very enthusiastic voting for all our Defenders who posted photos of them in far-flung places, the winner was action man Brett Tappin, who crews helicopters offshore and whose winning photo was taken in a chopper above the Solomon Islands. Read More
INTREPID ADVENTURES AHEAD FOR 2012
It's been an exciting couple of months at Defender HQ, evidenced by last week's announcement that Chris Allen's first and upcoming books have been signed by Momentum (a subsidiary of Pan MacMillan). Momentum Books are a perfect fit for Chris as an author - they fully embrace the digital publishing revolution and will be getting the INTREPID action thriller series in front of US and UK audiences as well as our loyal Aussie readers. Read More
INTRODUCING INTREPID OPERATIVE ALEX MORGAN

I couldn’t be happier with the results of a recent photo shoot to depict our main man, Alex Morgan of INTREPID, in promoting Defender. Here’s a glimpse of Alex Morgan, played by handsome fellow and all-round great guy Cameron Gumley. Photo by Lisa Pearl Photography.  

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