Journalist Mike Stanhope, divorced and disillusioned with his job, hopes to spice up his life by self-publishing his own mystery novel online, basing it on a true story. His starting point: a real-life encounter with a woman he feels he recognises at the entrance to a train station. But before he knows it, he’s caught up in a sequence of disturbing events that threaten to become just as dramatic as those in his book.
Curse the Day
The only magic Emma Hart believes in is caffeine and the power of the dryer to lose one sock per load. A public interest lawyer buried under a mound of student debt, Emma’s whole life has been one turn of bad luck after another.