String City – Coming Soon

January 24, 2019 – put the date in your diary. Why? Because it’s the publication date of my new novel, String City. Huzzah! [UPDATE: Due to dimensional instabilities String City has a new publication date of March 2019.) Yes, I know, it’s months away, but the darn thing’s just popped up on Amazon, which means you … Continue reading String City – Coming Soon

Humble Bundle With Added Horror

Humble Bundle is selling a great selection of ebooks from Night Shade Books. For just $1.00, you get to download six digital titles including Best Horror of the Year Volume 1, edited by Ellen Datlow, which includes my Nebula Award-nominated novelette Girl in Pieces. Pay $8.00 to boost your booty to 13 books, and for … Continue reading Humble Bundle With Added Horror

A Kingdom Rises This Month

It's always a good day when a new author's comp drops into my mailbox. Here's the latest: A Kingdom Rises, the final instalment of my fantasy trilogy for middle grade readers, with yours truly writing under the pseudonym J.D. Rinehart. It's out in hardback on May 30, 2017, so if you haven't read the first two volumes … Continue reading A Kingdom Rises This Month

Amazing Stories Reviews Dragoncharm

Amazing Stories has posted a review of my novel Dragoncharm, recently reissued as a special edition ebook. As well as sharing some insightful thoughts on the challenges of writing from the point of view of non-human characters, reviewer Ira Nayman also has some nice things to say about the book: Edwards’ masterstroke is showing how both sides succumb … Continue reading Amazing Stories Reviews Dragoncharm

Dragoncharm Ebook Summer Sale

Summer is not traditionally a time for dragons. Come to think of it, neither are spring, autumn or winter. Oh well, that just goes to prove that ANY time is the right time to order your copy of the new Dragoncharm ebook. Mind you, the summer of 2016 is a particularly good time to snap up … Continue reading Dragoncharm Ebook Summer Sale

Dragoncharm Ebook Now Available

Twenty-one years after its first publication in 1995, my first novel, Dragoncharm, is now available as a special edition ebook. Hot damn! Why a special edition? Well, in preparing Dragoncharm for republication, I’ve taken the opportunity to revise the text. If you’re new to the story, you won’t care about that – you’ll just want … Continue reading Dragoncharm Ebook Now Available

Story extracts

This is less a blog post in its own right, more a bit of site maintenance. I've just posted some brief extracts from my published short stories on this blog. Check them out using the Stories menu drop-down, or go straight to the relevant page using the links below. A few of the stories are … Continue reading Story extracts

>Close Enemies – new novel published

>Yes, I've got a new novel out on the streets. It's called Close Enemies, and it's the sequel to my earlier crime thriller Runaway Minister. Like the first book, I wrote it in collaboration with Working Partners Two, under the pseudonym Nick Curtis.There's a bit of a saga behind the publication of Close Enemies. It … Continue reading >Close Enemies – new novel published

>The Case for Detecstasy

>Just published - the Summer 2010 edition of Mystery Readers Journal. This special Paranormal Mysteries edition includes an essay by yours truly all about writing fantasy detective fiction. The essay's called The Case for Detecstasy and you can read it right now: just click here to visit the MRJ site and download the PDF.

>More Best Horror

>You can't keep a good anthology down. David Marshall's posted a fine review of The Best Horror of the Year Volume 1 on his blog. Best of all (for me at least), he's got this to say about my story Girl in Pieces featured in the collection:"Then comes my favourite. “Girl in Pieces” by Graham … Continue reading >More Best Horror