April 9, 2019

On Saturday April I3th, 1pm, I will be at WH Smith in Westfield to sign copies of SLEEPER and SLEEPER: THE RED STORM. I'd love to see you there so please come along.

“JD Fennell can write up a storm.” JAMES PATTERSON

"Fennell is truly the next rising star of action-thril...

November 14, 2018

I wrote an article on developing the character of Will Starling. It's available at Sci-Fi Now magazine. Click on my face to read. Not too hard though...

October 20, 2018

On Thursday evening, 25th October, New York Times Bestseller, Brian McGilloway will be chatting with me at the launch of Sleeper: The Red Storm in Belfast's No Alibis Book Store. All welcome. There will be booze, crisps, cake and lots of books on sale. Really hope...

September 21, 2018

On Thursday evening I had the good fortune to attend a literary award ceremony at the gorgeous, Stationers' Hall in Blackfriars. The awards are dedicated to adventure books only, which is bloody marvellous.  Who knew such an thing existed? Well it does and it is pretty...

May 13, 2018

I recently had the opportunity to visit book printers, Clays, to watch the printing and casing of my second book, Sleeper: The Red Storm. It was an extraordinary experience - one I can liken to Willy Wonka's Chocolate Factory with books in place of chocolate.  In a nut...

May 7, 2018

To celebrate the upcoming publication of #SleeperTheRedStorm, I am running a competition on Twitter to win a copy of my first book, #Sleeper. Watch this video to find how to enter and share it too! Ends Friday 11th of May.

April 30, 2018

Today I bumped into one of the loveliest people in publishing, author and founder of the Women’s Prize for Fiction, Kate Mosse. 

I was a student of Kate’s husband, ace creative writing teacher, Greg Mosse, back in the day. I first met Kate after the release of Laby...

April 30, 2018

On Friday evening niece Holly came to visit. So mean of me to leave her waiting at the door just so I could stage this NO SURRENDER photo on the left. One is the original. Can you guess which it is? 😀

Despite the winter weather we had a lovely weekend - the h...

April 25, 2018

I worked over the weekend to complete the final edits in time for Monday’s typesetting. On Tuesday the proof readers combed through the text and now we are almost ready for today’s final typeset. It’s out of my hands now. To the relief of my publishers, no more tweakin...

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