Mira Chambers has an infallible gift for solving mysteries... but using it comes with a price. Determined to regain her independence after ten years in orphanages and asylums, Mira leaps at the chance to help her friend, Bennet Chiron, an enigmatic ex-con who risked his life to save hers. Mira plans to investigate the murder-robbery that put him behind bars for six years in the hope of clearing his name. But people are turning up dead under bizarre circumstances, and Mira discovers that she′s being hunted by two old adversaries.
Layers of secrets are about to be ripped apart... is Mira the only one with a steep price to pay?
Winner of the Prestigious 2011 Norma K Hemming Award for Excellence in Science Fiction and Fantasy Themes (of race, gender, class, sexuality, disability etc) for Diamond Eyes.
First Writer to Win the Award twice! (Second time for Hindsight, in 2012)
An earlier draft of Diamond Eyes also won highly commended in the 2009 FAW Jim Hamilton Awards for an unpublished manuscript in any genre.