An Interview With…John Fullerton

Today sees the release of our hotly anticipated spy thriller, Spy Game by John Fullerton. To celebrate the launch, John agreed to answer a few of our questions, as long as we didn’t apply any enhaced interrogation techniques, or other tradecraft from his murky past (sorry John, we couldn’t resist!). You see, John knows his […]

An Interview With Patricia Ayling

Earlier this month, saw our latest big release – The Curse of Becton Manor by Patricia Ayling. It’s a gripping tale of betrayal through the ages, and how the ghosts of the past still haunt all the way to the present day. It’s already receiving great reviews, including this one: ‘A thrilling page-turner with characters […]

Spy Game – Cover Reveal…

We hope you’re all keeping safe and well in these extremely trying times. Here at Burning Chair towers, we’re very excited to let you know about the new novel from John Fullerton, Spy Game, and show off the newly released cover. Spy Game is loosely based on John’s time as a “contract labourer” for the […]

Going Rogue – Out Now!

Tom Novak is back… Going Rogue is the follow-up to the hugely successful thriller, Going Dark: the book that introduced Tom Novak as the hero who, in the words of best-selling author Tony Parsons, “makes Jason Bourne look like a vegan Pilates teacher”.   Going Rogue When a spate of deadly terrorist attacks hit the […]

It’s getting tense – past or present?

Past or present tense? That was/is the question. I’ll be honest, I wasn’t going to write about this topic. Not until we had a Burning Chair conversation about tense and I said it could be the subject of a blog and Pete had the absolute audacity to start yawning. And not just a stifled, polite […]

Guest Blog – The value of Creative Writing courses

To celebrate the release of Georgia Springate’s debut novel, Beyond, on 1 March, we asked Georgia to write a Burning Chair blog on the value of Creative Writing courses – she graciously accepted. Here are her thoughts:   So, before I delve into the what’s, when’s and why’s of my own experience, let me throw […]

Our top five emotional YA novels

To celebrate the imminent release of Beyond, the exciting debut novel from Georgia Springate, we thought we’d share our Top Five Emotional Young Adult (YA) Books. Beyond is the story of Alex, a 14-year-old boy who has to put up with not only the usual teenage boy issues – school; a girl who’s oblivious to […]

An interview with Georgia Springate

A few weeks ago we were over the proverbial moon to be able to interview Georgia Springate ahead of the publication of her first novel, Beyond, which is released on the 1st March. Georgia is in the final year of her English Literature degree at The Open University and lives in a crazy house in […]