Ascension Point Chosen for Red Adept Select!

Not only am I super-thrilled that ASCENSION POINT is now published, I’m equally excited to report that it has been chosen as a Red Adept Select, and voted ‘Outstanding in Genre’!

The Select program allows Red Adept to highlight books that particularly impressed them. Quote: “When a Red Adept editor feels strongly about a book, he or she can nominate it for the Select program. Once a book is nominated, the rest of the staff has the opportunity to read it and provide feedback and a vote.” I’m only the fifteenth author chosen out of hundreds, so I’m incredibly flattered and honoured.

The announcement is on the Select site here, and there’s an author bio here, complete with the obligatory photo of my scruffily-bearded self.

And it’s not only bragging rights that I receive – there’s also a gold badge!

Mmm. Shiny.

The First of Many Awards? Versatile Blogger

I’ll be honest, at first I thought this was one of those annoying chain-letter-type things. You know, the sort you see on YouTube comment threads, where someone says ‘If you read this and don’t forward it to 50 people then your cat will die in a plane crash!’

But after a little bit of poking around, there seems to be no harm in it. No-one’s eventually being asked to forward their bank details to the Crown Prince of Nigeria, so setting cynicism firmly aside… Read more…