THESE ARE THE STORIES WE TELL

Added on 17 September 2020

So far this year Long Midnight Publishing has brought you: the ninth Barney Thomson novel, CURSE OF THE CLOWN, described by the Daily Dispatch as ‘possibly the funniest crime novel about penile dismemberment this week’ the collection of short stories, COLD SEPTEMBER, which the Morning C...

This Day In History - THE ART OF DYING

Added on 22 August 2020

It’s one year since the publication of THE ART OF DYING, the third book in the DI Westphall series. I’ve never actually seen sales figures for the book, which seems poor given that it was published by Mulholland/Hodder, but I don’t suppose sales were all that impressive. Maybe they...

SCENES FROM THE BARBERSHOP FLOOR Now In Book Form

Added on 20 August 2020

It was a regular Friday morning on the Clyde. Sun shining, high, white clouds flitting from west to east, the tide on the wane, the gentle waves catching the light, sparkling with traditional iridescent Scottish splendour... I set out, during the early days of lockdown, to write a weekly Barney Thom...

BARNEY THOMSON on INSTAGRAM

Added on 21 July 2020

In Long Midnight Publishing news, there’s now a dedicated Barney Thomson Instagram page. The page will be publisher-driven, focussing principally on the Barney universe, but also featuring excerpts, quotes and reviews from Douglas Lindsay’s other books and series. Since Lindsay himself i...

COLD SEPTEMBER

Added on 02 May 2020

COLD SEPTEMBER, a collection of short stories in book form, is now available. I’ve made the ebook free on Amazon for the next few days. Thereafter it’ll only be £0.99, so it’s always going to be cheaper than a bag of chips. This, one should note, is not a reflection on its qu...