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The Galapagan goes live :)
The Galapagan goes live :)
10th July 2015 0
  Happy to announce my latest novel, The Galapagan, is now available on Amazon – Amazon.com Amazon.co.uk Synopsis – A dark comic thriller . . . If you save the life of a psychopath, are you then responsible for his actions? Gabriel Black yearns for normality, but love, sanity and contentment have always been denied […]
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Double Ugly: a synopsis.
Double Ugly: a synopsis.
28th January 2015 0
“A tale of bad versus evil – a psychological thriller that pits the sociopathic ex-detective Burke against a brilliant and ruthless serial killer. Will Burke be able to bring him down? And what price will he have to pay?” After fifteen dispiriting years in the force, Detective Burke suffers a catastrophe that causes him to […]
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Double Ugly: some praise :)
Double Ugly: some praise :)
29th January 2015 0
DOUBLE UGLY is a noir fiction novel that is not only laced with dark comedy, but also replete with sex trafficking issues surrounded by sociopathic and religious themes. Murray skilfully keeps his third person narrative moving by offering plenty of contrast. Amid the disconcerting scenes, Murray manages to incorporate lighter moments to break up the […]
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Brother: a synopsis
Brother: a synopsis
28th January 2015 0
Dominic blames his brother, Spencer, for bringing ruin to their childhood home. He saw his baby brother as a malign force that provoked their parents to conflict and bitterness. Only once in their childhood did the brothers nearly reconcile, and that was when Spencer defended Dominic from the school bully, Lar Mangan. As the brothers […]
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Brother: some praise :)
Brother: some praise :)
29th January 2015 0
“Brother” by Jim Murray is a book that is nearly impossible to put down. Even though I spent much of my time angry and nervous reading this book, I had to know how it ended. It is a fantastic thriller full of many twists and turns. Murray has an interesting writing style that captures and […]
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The Galapagan
The Galapagan
29th January 2015 0
  The Galapagan is my next book. I am aiming to have it published by April/May, 2015. It is a black comedy based around a few individuals on the run, and while the entire country searches for them, they seek the answers to their struggles and general bewilderment in each other. A detailed synopsis is […]
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The Lonely Road is Not so Lonely
27th January 2015 0
View image | gettyimages.com Before I took my first books online and became an Indie Publisher, I went down the route of sending my manuscript to agents and book publishers, unsolicited. As I sealed the envelope on each submission, I mused as to whether I should just address it to their slush pile, but a […]
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Saviour
Saviour
29th January 2015 0
This is a submission I did for the Powers Whiskey writing competition. The requirements were that a bottle of Powers had to be a central character, and it could not be more than 500 words. I didn’t win, but judging by the shortlist and eventual winner, it seems that they were more inclined towards stories […]
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