This recent interview with  Jenny Mosher, my publisher, relates to THE DISAPPEARANCE OF ANNA POPOV which has just been released, and  throws some light on the importance of cover design.    

The Disappearance of Anna Popov ; Chapter 3; Rose Cottage, Sydney, 9 January, 2010

  Rebecca Armstrong got out of the taxi and looked at the small sandstone cottage. It wasn’t what she had expected. I should have worn my jeans and a tank top, she thought, looking at her tight-fitting designer slacks, high heel shoes and crisp Chanel blouse. She adjusted her hair and, clutching her tiny two-thousand-dollar […]

The Disappearance of Anna Popov ; Chapter 1; Sydney Harbour; New Year’s Eve 2009

  Sydney Harbour, New Year’s Eve 2009The old year was dying. ‘Five, four, three, two, one …’ counted the cheering crowd as the final seconds of 2009 tumbled through the hourglass. Suddenly, the massive steel arch of the Sydney Harbour Bridge erupted, forming a dazzling tiara of sparks.   As it raced along the girders […]