My first novel, Geography was published in 2004. You can buy the a
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- Extract from 'This Devastating Fever'
- Virginia leant forward as a child might. She sipped. Her mouth was full of the thick stuff. She gagged then swallowed. Her mouth opened again. Her husband put his spoon to it. The operation became mechanical. It continued, this war...
- Extract from 'Bird'
- The day Anna began her haunting of me was a Thursday. August 14, 2003. Eleanor rang first thing, 'Just to say hello. Is it hot in New York today?' And yes, it was. The temperature was heading for the mid-Nineties....
- Extract from 'Geography'
- I am trapped in a bad play, a bad romance novel, the lines are not convincing even to me, who wants desperately to be convinced. I drop Michael off where he is staying and he gets out of the car. He hesitates, stands by the car, drums his fingers on the roof, then leans back in and kisses me all over my face, on the mouth. I think he will leave it at that but he doesn't, begins to bite my lips hard, my neck.