Welcome to the website of author Robert Morton.

 

Email: robert@mortonplace.co.uk

 

Novels:               Fire and Fortune

When snoop Danny Phelps saw something he shouldn’t have, he wasn’t prepared for the number of times someone would try to kill him. But sometimes being the victim of something bad can bring some good. His luck wasn’t all bad and he was able to start to fulfil his dreams.

 

Synopsis

 

Status:  Complete – seeking publisher

Length 107,000 words (All works subject to repeated reviews).

 

Scam

When redundancy strikes MI5 it produces some unlikely bedfellows. It also brings together the most unlikely skills in this imaginative tale of intrigue and daring.

 

Synopsis

 

Status: Complete – seeking publisher

Length 105,000 words (All works subject to repeated reviews)

 

Other novels in progress.

 

Hope and Fury

40’s and 50’s childhood – fact based novel. Follows the growing up years of a wartime baby boy and shows the reader what it was like to grow up in those times in a family which had nothing and a boy that wanted and was capable of lots more.

 

Synopsis

 

Status:  Initial outline draft – seeking publisher

 

Short Stories:  

Collision

A little bad premonition mixed with good fortune.

 

Status:  Complete – seeking publisher

Length: 2,500 words.

 

Road Rage

          A twist in the tail.

 

Status:  Complete – seeking publisher

Length: 1,700 words.

 

The Battle

          A sombre story of bravery with a tinge of irony.

 

Status:  Complete – seeking publisher

Length:  2,000 words.

 

Something of Nothing

When a pensioner falls victim to a bullying gang, the good get going. But all’s well that ends well.

 

Status:  Under review – Publisher enquiries welcome.

Length:  1,750 words.

 

The Bus

          This is one bus you might want to stop and get off.

 

Status:  Under review – Publisher enquiries welcome.

Length: 1,500 words.

 

Time Travellers

          Unbelievable tale of moments in time.

 

Status:  Under review – Publisher enquiries welcome.

Length:  2,100 words

 

Articles:              Various opinion articles on popular issues.

 

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