Ambiguity on Pinterest

Ella from Becoming Ella

As part of preparation for my novel Boy & Girl I collected photos related to gender ambiguity on a Pinterest board (*). It was not easy to find suitable material. For some reason, many males who dress as females feel a need to exhibit their masculinity in a way that is not suitable for the wider audience.… Read more

Boy & Girl front cover!

Girl & Boy Front cover

Above is the front cover of Boy & Girl. I decided to break with the full-page photo style of my earlier covers and use a much lighter, airier design. The back cover is also quite simply done, with a short quote from Fiona from the book.… Read more


I have just finished writing my new novel. I began writing it on February 8th 2012. Now two and a half months later and 114.000 words on, I have completed the most exciting and promising books I have ever written.… Read more


No, not Peter Pan. Peter is the code name for Alan McCluskey’s latest novel which is currently being written. Read a short extract from the beginning of the book and see a map of the island of Drailong which figures later in the book.… Read more