Updates

System glitch - email sent again in error!

Monday, 9 April 2018

Hi all

Apologies for you having been resent an email dated 1st April. Not sure what's happened there. Will contact Unbound HQ and find out what's going on. 

Apologies again!

Eamonn

Happy Easter! East of England update 1st April 2018

Sunday, 1 April 2018

Hi all, and a happy Easter to you if you're having a break, be it a religious festival, a few days off, a handful of chocolate eggs, or any blend of the preceding. 

In terms of project progress for the funding of East of England, we're at the 37% mark, which means there's £1500 banked with the publishers and £2500 to go. There's 88 supporters for the book already - which is fantastic - so that…

East of England update 14 March

Wednesday, 14 March 2018

Hi all

The ongoing crowdfunding's just hopped over the 31% complete mark, so the book is very nearly a third of the way to its funding target. Being this far into the funding starts to make the book a reality, and it throws up a couple of interesting problems for me to figure out. 

One of the higher-level pledges is to have a character in the novel named after you (or someone of your choice…

East of England update 28 Feb: free audio sample

Wednesday, 28 February 2018

Sunday sample eoe

Hi all

A free audiobook-style sample from East of England this morning! Engineered (and read) by John Ashbrook of Radio Pictures - a former colleague and all-round good egg - the file will give you a taste of what an audiobook might sound like. The music used is "On The Streets" by Daniel James Dolby. Hope you enjoy it.

Fundraising-wise, we're officially out of the initial wave of enthusiasm…

Cover artwork concepts for East of England

Wednesday, 21 February 2018

Hi all

I've put up a blog post over on my own website about the six cover art concepts for East of England kindly prepped by my brother, the inestimably talented Maxim Peter Griffin

Check the images out here

And if you like what you read and see about the book you can support it into life by pre-ordering here

Thanks!

Eamonn

East of England update 2: on the way - 14th February 2018

Wednesday, 14 February 2018

Hi everyone

We're three weeks into the crowdfunding for East of England, and the stats show we're at the 19% mark, with just over 50 backers for the project. So, another huge thanks for the support you've shown for the book (and for me). In a day or so I'll be emailing back with a link to an audio file for the first part of the book as a small listening gift for you. This contains the first ten…

East of England Update 1: getting going - 29 January

Monday, 29 January 2018

Hi all!

Ths is the first of a series of project updates I'll be posting online about my Lincolnshire-set noir-ish thriller novel East of England, which is crowdfunding now via Unbound. As the project has only been live a week, there's not a whole lot to report on, so this is just to first say a huge and heartfelt thanks to those who've pre-ordered the book by pledging towards its crowdfunding costs…

Still funding
39% funded
96 backers