Love reading and re-reading Steinbeck, East of Eden, Graphs of Wrath, Cannery Row. The Old Man and the Sea, Hemingway. John Le Carre spy novels, Ruth Rendell, P.D. James mystery and detectives. Modern books to mention are Fergus O' Connell's Call The Swallow and Hammer's War by Francis Cottam.
I have published a children's ebook called Princess Star, Tooth Fairy and I am on the second draft of my first novel.