Iain Parke
  • Male
  • Newcastle upon Tyne, England
  • United Kingdom
Share

Iain Parke's Friends

  • Rick Taylor
  • kabakole
  • Brian Knight
  • Brian Hoffman
  • Tanis Mallow

Iain Parke's Discussions

Your views wanted please
8 Replies

Hi – as a crime fiction fan can I ask you:Q1 – how do you find new crime writers to read?Q2 – what leads you to try a crime writer for the first time?My 'agenda' is simple, I’m an indie crime writer…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by I. J. Parker Apr 9.

Making a living from crime

Hi - hope you can join me for an interview about crime writing and publishing.Noon (UK time) Sat 22 Nov & repeated 4pm Sun 23 NovLog in at …Continue

Tags: appearance, author, interview

Started Nov 22, 2014

My biker based crime thriller trilogy has just been optioned for TV
12 Replies

For the full story visit my blog at bad-press.co.uk.:…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jess C Scott May 2, 2014.

Warning - don't take this book as your safari holiday reading - Free Kindle e-book offer 21-25 July
2 Replies

To celebrate the publication in the…Continue

Tags: free, kindle

Started this discussion. Last reply by Iain Parke Jul 26, 2012.

 

Iain Parke's Page

Latest Activity

I. J. Parker replied to Iain Parke's discussion Your views wanted please
"Don't we all!"
Apr 9
Iain Parke replied to Iain Parke's discussion Your views wanted please
"LOL - something at least I hope! Just need to sell more of the buggers."
Apr 9
I. J. Parker replied to Iain Parke's discussion Your views wanted please
"Excellent review. Looks like you're doing everything right."
Apr 8
Iain Parke replied to Iain Parke's discussion Your views wanted please
"Hi - crime thrillers - my main series are set in the world of UK outlaw bikers - a bit Godfather on 2 wheels A review https://vulpeslibris.wordpress.com/2012/04/27/books-of-the-year-so-far/ My website http://bad-press.co.uk/ "
Apr 8
I. J. Parker replied to Iain Parke's discussion Your views wanted please
"What kind of books do you write?  I write historical mysteries set in Japan."
Apr 8
I. J. Parker replied to Iain Parke's discussion Your views wanted please
"I check books both in the library (not really an adequate supply) and on Amazon. I like shopping Amazon. I put my criteria in the search and watch what comes up. Mind you, there's a lot of free crap to get past."
Apr 8
Iain Parke replied to Iain Parke's discussion Your views wanted please
"Interesting - so does that imply you are looking at books in stores so as to sample them (in which case as an indie I'm never going to get to you), Or are you doing it on-line - in which case how do you get to a 'new' author's…"
Apr 8
I. J. Parker replied to Iain Parke's discussion Your views wanted please
"Since I'm a writer, too, I have to say that I haven't found a good way of doing this. We used to leave it up to our publishers to handle publicity.They did very little or none, and the reviewers of major publications disappeared. As a…"
Apr 8
Iain Parke posted a discussion

Your views wanted please

Hi – as a crime fiction fan can I ask you:Q1 – how do you find new crime writers to read?Q2 – what leads you to try a crime writer for the first time?My 'agenda' is simple, I’m an indie crime writer (www.bad-press.co.uk) and I’m looking to see how I could go about reaching more crime fiction readers with my work – and avoid too much BSP - so many thanks in advance for all your comments and feedback.I'm genuinely interested to see what you as readers have…See More
Apr 6
Iain Parke posted a discussion

Making a living from crime

Hi - hope you can join me for an interview about crime writing and publishing.Noon (UK time) Sat 22 Nov & repeated 4pm Sun 23 NovLog in at http://www.radionorthumberland.com/See More
Nov 22, 2014
Iain Parke posted a status
"Interview about crime writing and publishing. Noon (UK time) Sat 22 Nov & 4pm Sun 23 Nov Log in at http://www.radionorthumberland.com/"
Nov 22, 2014
Iain Parke posted a photo
Nov 22, 2014
Iain Parke posted a status
"Free to join group Pinterest page for all things crime - join / fence / steal: https://www.pinterest.com/iainparke/its-a-crime/"
Oct 27, 2014
Iain Parke posted a video

Lord of the Isles

http://myBook.to/LordoftheIsles Buddha was a legend. One of the founding members who created the club from the toughest of the sixties’ rockers and turned in...
Oct 27, 2014
Iain Parke posted a video

Interview with a drug dealer

http://mybook.to/HeavyDutyPeople IP What about the drugs? MR What about them? [Shrugs] We sold whizz, coke, E, acid, basically anything that people wanted to...
Sep 7, 2014
Iain Parke left a comment for Rick Taylor
"Something I posted testerday - for your amusement: Rgds Iain"
Sep 7, 2014

Profile Information

Hometown:
Newcastle
About Me:
I import industrial quantities of class A drugs, kill people and lie(a lot) for a living.

Hey it's a dirty job but somebody's got to do it.
I Am A:
Writer, Publisher
Website:
http://bad-press.co.uk
Books And Authors I Like:
Iain Banks
John LeCarre
Movies And TV Shows I Like:
The Wire
The Killing
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Iain Parke's Photos

Loading…
  • Add Photos
  • View All

Iain Parke's Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Iain Parke's Blog

A statement issued through our solicitors

Posted on December 12, 2013 at 3:28am

I just got called a cult...

In public, on Amazon!

Read all about it HERE

Posted on November 5, 2013 at 11:34pm

Comment Wall (4 comments)

You need to be a member of CrimeSpace to add comments!

Join CrimeSpace

At 9:26am on September 7, 2014, Rick Taylor said…
Thanks for the add, I'll be sure to let you know what I think of the Brethren MC, a couple of my mates have read them and said they're great, pretty big on the whole MC thing so I'm sure I'll love them
At 12:01am on January 13, 2013, pamilar said…

Hello, Am Pamilar, I really want to have a good friendship with you. i have something special i want to discuses with you. You can get back to me, directly to my e-mail. frpamilar@yahoo.co.uk

At 10:39am on May 25, 2012, Tanis Mallow said…

Welcome! Loved your Bio.

At 8:30am on May 25, 2012, Brian Hoffman said…

Welcome Iain.  We like a lot of the same authors.

 
 
 

CrimeSpace Google Search

© 2015   Created by Daniel Hatadi.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service