Monday 23 March 2015

Nick's cover reveal, unless I change my mind :-)

A second post in one day! It must be spring. If you're looking for my Theme Reveal post, it's here.

But, now, I'm delighted to be a part of Nick Wilford's cover reveal...

Title: A Change of Mind and Other Stories
Author: Nick Wilford
Genre: Contemporary speculative fiction
Cover Design: Rebekah Romani
Release Date: May 25th 2015

A Change of Mind and Other Stories consists of a novella, four short stories and one flash fiction piece. This collection puts the extremes of human behaviour under the microscope with the help of lashings of dark humour, and includes four pieces previously published in Writer’s Muse magazine.

In A Change of Mind, Reuben is an office worker so meek and mild he puts up with daily bullying from his boorish male colleagues as if it’s just a normal part of his day. But when a stranger points him in the direction of a surgeon offering a revolutionary new procedure, he can’t pass up the chance to turn his life around.

But this isn’t your average surgeon. For a start, he operates alone in a small room above a mechanic’s. And he promises to alter his patients’ personality so they can be anything they want to be…

In Marissa, a man who is determined to find evidence of his girlfriend’s infidelity ends up wondering if he should have left well alone.

The Dog God finds a chink in the armour of a man with a megalomaniacal desire to take over the world.

In The Insomniac, a man who leads an obsessively regimented lifestyle on one hour’s sleep a night finds a disruption to his routine doesn’t work for him.

Hole In One sees a dedicated golfer achieving a lifelong ambition.

The Loner ends the collection on a note of hope as two family members try to rebuild their lives after they are torn apart by jealousy.


Nick Wilford is a writer and stay-at-home dad. Once a journalist, he now makes use of those rare times when the house is quiet to explore the realms of fiction, with a little freelance editing and formatting thrown in. When not working, he can usually be found spending time with his family or cleaning something. Nick is also the editor of Overcoming Adversity: An Anthology for Andrew. You can find him hanging out on his blog or on Goodreads or Twitter.

Preorder Links: Amazon US, Amazon UK or Add it on Goodreads


  1. Hi Annalisa - caught the first one too .. I can't believe I'm seeing everywhere .. Unless I Change my Mind - good for Nick .. and I wish you both well .. cheers Hilary

  2. Yay for Nick! He's everywhere today. :)

  3. good for him. hope he captures a big audience

  4. The idea of a surgeon who can change people's personality is interesting; can you imagine if that could actually happen? I definitely have a long list of people who would need THAT kind of surgery. :)

  5. Nick seems to be a few places today! Congrats to him.

  6. Oh, eerie how the reflection isn't looking down like the man in front of the mirror. Congrats to Nick!

  7. Thanks for squeezing me in! I also posted twice, which is unusual for me. Things are going to be busy next month so we'd better get used to it!

  8. It's such an interesting cover. The stories sound great!

  9. Congrats Nick. The book cover looks amazing!

  10. I love that cover! Best of luck to Nick!

  11. Good luck to Nick and his upcoming release. With all this support from Blogdom I'm sure he'll do just fine!


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