Short Stories

The Adventure of the Avid Pupil is in Sherlock Holmes’s School for Detection.


The Ballad Box is in Murder Ballads.


The Orphan Bird is in Black Feathers.


A Midwinter EntertainmentMeet Me at the Frost Fair is in A Midwinter Entertainment.


TheWinterTreeThe Winter Tree is available as a hand-crafted, limited edition signed chapbook from White Noise Press.


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In the Quiet and in the Dark is online at Far Fetched Fables, episode 118.

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BestHorror7The Dog’s Home is in Best Horror of the Year: Volume 7.


HydeHotelThe View from the Basement is in The Hyde Hotel.


SaltBestHorrorOn Ilkley Moor is in Best British Horror 2015.


FFireAlways Look on the Bright Side is in an anthology celebrating ten years of The Future Fire.


MBO Sherlock Holmes Abroad UK coverThe Mystery of the Red City is in The Mammoth Book of Sherlock Holmes Abroad.


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Wolves and Witches and Bears is online at Nightmare Magazine. There’s also a free audio version as well as an author spotlight.

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postscripts-32-33-far-voyagerA Legion of Echoes is in Postscripts 32/33 Far Voyager.


Whispers in the DarkOne Nameless Thing, a novella, is in Whispers in the Dark: A Cthulhu Anthology.


ZA EndgameZombie vs. Zombi  is in Zombie Apocalypse! Endgame, created by Stephen Jones.


TTs_of_YorkshireOn Ilkley Moor is in Terror Tales of Yorkshire.


Beside The Seaside CoverThat’s the Way To Do It  is in Beside the Seaside, edited by Scott Harrison.


Black ApplesBluebeard’s Child is in Black Apples: 18 new fairy tales.


Two stories, The Discord of Being and The Eyes of Water, are in The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror 24.


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Waiting for the Light is online at Nightmare Magazine. There’s an audio version too. The full issue (number 14) can be purchased here.

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alchemy-press-book-of-urban-mythicThe Song of the City is in The Alchemy Press Book of Urban Mythic.


The Eyes of Water is in The Year’s Best Dark Fantasy and Horror 2013.


In the Quiet and in the Dark is in The Best British Fantasy 2013.


4 a.m. When the Walls are Thinnest is in The Mammoth Book of Best British Crime 10.


Resurrection EnginesThe Soul Eaters of Raveloe is in the Resurrection Engines anthology.


The Art of Escapology is in the Magic anthology.


To Run Away, To Join the Circus is in A Carnivale of Horror.


About the Dark is in The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror volume 23.


Scairt is in the anthology The Mammoth Book of Ghost Stories by Women.


On the Grey Road is in the Hauntings anthology.


Like Suffolk, Like Holidays is in Terror Tales of East Anglia.


Best Horror of the Year 4Black Feathers is out now in Best Horror of the Year volume 4, edited by Ellen Datlow.


The Discord of Being is in the Where Are We Going? anthology from Eibonvale.


In the Quiet and in the Dark is in Terror Tales of the Cotswolds, an anthology from Gray Friar Press.


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Wolves and Witches and Bears is at Nightmare Magazine

Waiting for the Light is at Nightmare Magazine.

The Bone Fire – in the ‘sketchbook’ issue of Estronomicon, with an illustration by the author.

Yellow John New Fairy Tales #3.


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Wolves and Witches and Bears is at Nightmare Magazine

The Empty Spaces is at Tales to Terrify.

Waiting for the Light is online at Nightmare Magazine.

Listen to 4 a.m. When the Walls are Thinnest at Tales to Terrify episode 20.

The Fifth Day – a Christmas story – is in an audio anthology by Dark Fiction.

Yellow John – the New Fairy Tales audio collection.


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The Swarm was in the Screaming Book of Horror.

The Bright Penny was in Four for Fear.

The Lips of Every Sleeper was in Twisted Histories.

Soul Food was in Alt-Zombie.

The Ghost at the Feast was in Horror Uncut.

In On The Tide was in Never Again.

Black Feathers was in Black Static issue 22.

The Empty Spaces was in issue 16 of Black Static.

The Deep Walker was in Black Static magazine #7 from TTA Press.

The Devil’s Tavern was in Read by Dawn 3.

About the Dark was in Black Static issue 25.

4 a.m. When the Walls Are Thinnest was in Crimewave #11.

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