Troubled Waters – Novella in Paperback Anthology Le Phare de L’Enfer.

Troubled Waters, the first novella I wrote with Laure Siegel for Ecoute Magazine, the story of a surfer who dies under mysterious circumstances on La Reunion Island, is out now in Le Phare de L’Enfer (The Lighthouse from Hell), a new anthology of crime stories for French learners in Germany. Our fourth novella ‘I Want […]

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Short story ‘Bag Time at the Blue Parrot’ in new anthology ‘Face Masks and Hand Gels: A Year of Living Covidly’

My short story Bag Times at the Blue Parrot is soon to be published in a new anthology published by Howl in Cambodia. Face Masks and Hand Gels: A Year of Living Covidly is the first book by the literary organization. Howl’s founder, Wayne McCallum says, “The book features poems and prose from the Lockdown […]

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Interviewed on Bangkok crime fiction at Strange TV

JD Strange aka Bangkok based writer and film producer James Newman interviewed me on Bangkok crime fiction for Strange TV. This is a segment from a longer documentary on Bangkok fiction, currently in production. Thanks, James! Watch the interview here. All my crime fiction titles are currently published by Crime Wave Press.

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Guide Books

I’ve written, updated and contributed to many guidebooks & online guides on Southeast Asian destinations since 1999. I’ve worked for Rough Guides (UK), Moon Guides (USA), Reise Know How (Germany) and Google. Here my currently up to date titles. Moon Angkor Wat (2018) The ancient temples at Angkor Wat are unlike anything else on earth. […]

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Non Fiction

I’ve written a bunch of non-fiction books on Asian subjects, both in English and German, including the only German language book on Thailand’s ethnic minorities. Kultur Schock Thailands Bergvölker und Seenomaden (Reise Know-How, 2006) Mit einem Fuß in der mythischen Vergangenheit, mit dem anderen in der Moderne, unterscheiden sich diese exotischen Randgruppen von den Thais […]

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Fiction

The Detective Maier Trilogy “The narrative is fast-paced and the frequent action scenes are convincingly written. The smells and sounds of Cambodia are vividly brought to life, and aficionados of this kind of writing will love the book. “ — Crime Fiction Lover The Monsoon Ghost Image (2018) DIRTY PICTURES, SECRET WARS AND HUMAN BEASTS […]

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