I love linking a story to music and create a playlist for everything I write. When I'm working on a novel I listen to its playlist often, to keep me in the story's mood even when I'm not writing. It's like having the film soundtrack on my iPod... except without the film at this stage!


  1. Crawl: Kings of Leon, Only By the Night
  2. Rambling Man: Laura Marling, I Speak Because I Can
  3. Many of Horror: Biffy Clyro, Only Revolutions (Bonus Track Version)
  4. Fire: Kasabian, West Ryder Pauper Lunatic Asylum
  5. Make Me Wanna Die: The Pretty Reckless, Make Me Wanna Die – Single
  6. Cosmic Love: Florence + The Machine, Lungs
  7. Iris (album version): Jade Gallagher, Maybe This
  8. Time Is Running Out: Muse, Absolution
  9. Hear You Me: Jimmy Eat World, Story's Changed
  10. Forever: Fireflight, Unbreakable
  11. Go With The Flow: Queens of the Stone Age, Songs for the Deaf (UK Version)

Listen to the Angel / Angel Burn playlist here.


  1. Quinceniera: Mariachi El Bronx, El Bronx [Explicit]
  2. Holy: Mariachi El Bronx, El Bronx [Explicit]
  3. Mexico: Incubus, Morning View
  4. Evil Angel: Rufus Wainwright, Poses
  5. Sad Song: Christina Perri, Lovestrong
  6. Thistle & Weeds: Mumford & Sons, Sigh No More
  7. I Was Broken: Marcus Foster, Nameless Path
  8. Dead Man Walking: The Script, Science & Faith [Explicit]
  9. Miss Nothing: The Pretty Reckless, Light Me Up
  10. Ain't No Grave: Johnny Cash, American VI: Ain't No Grave
  11. Iron: Woodkid, Iron EP
  12. Big Burned Hand: Iron And Wine, 4AD Sessions: 2008-2011
  13. Synchronized: Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Make A Scene
  14. Shake It Out: Florence + The Machine, Shake It Out EP

Listen to the Angel Fire playlist here.


  1. Angels: Within Temptation, The Silent Force
  2. Let’s Get Lost: Beck & Bat For Lashes, Twilight Saga: Eclipse
  3. Beautiful Disaster: Kelly Clarkson, Thankful
  4. 28 Days Later – In the House – In a Heartbeat: London Music Works, 100 Greatest Film Themes – Take 2
  5. Wherever You Will Go: The Calling, Camino Palmero
  6. It’s So Hard to Say Goodbye to Yesterday: Boyz II Men, Legacy – The Greatest Hits Collection
  7. Echo: Jason Walker, Midnight Starlight
  8. Time is Running Out: Muse, Absolution
  9. Thistle and Weeds: Mumford & Sons, Sigh No More
  10. Evil Angel: Rufus Wainwright, Poses
  11. One: Faith Hill, Cry
  12. Angel (Radio Edit): Massive Attack, Singles Collection
  13. I Should Go: Levi Kreis, One of the Ones
  14. Unintended: Muse, Showbiz
  15. Endlessly: Muse, Absolution
  16. It’s the End of the World as We Know It: REM, The Best of REM

Listen to the Angel Fire playlist here.