Christine Brand


Christine has written some poetry and short stories and is working on a novel.

Christine enjoys writing, painting and other creative crafts and creates all her cover art herself. The profile picture is by her, not of her!

From South London / Surrey, Christine served seven years as a Medical Assistant in the RAF, subsequently working for the NHS. She is also a voluntary member of staff with the Air Cadet Organisation.

Smashwords Interview

What do you read for pleasure?
Mystery and Detective stories, preferably a good "whodunit". Something that exercises' the little grey cells'!
Who are your favorite authors?
Too many to list, almost every mystery author I've come across, Ben Elton and Terry Pratchett. (Check the 'Likes' on my FB page)
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Where to find Christine Brand online


Seven Weeks of Tweets
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: British English. Published: May 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of 50 #vss tweets from @C_Brand_Author. #vss is the hashtag for 'very short stories'. There are several different prompts tweeted daily or weekly on twitter by different people. Some invite poetry as well as very short stories and some have a word limit.
Flash in the Pan
Series: Flashes of Light, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 3,110. Language: British English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Flash in the Pan is an assortment of five very short stories, to be dipped into each day, or be consumed all at once (like a Chocolate Orange). Most stories are between 400 and 550 words, with Flash Mob vying for the longest ever flash fiction at 999 words.
On the Train
Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: British English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A second short story. A dark winter evening. A few stops on the Portsmouth Line, sitting in the corner of the carriage and observing a mixed bunch of fellow passengers.
Gone in a Flash
Series: Flashes of Light, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,440. Language: British English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
Gone in a Flash is an assortment of five very short stories, to be read separately, or be devoured all in one sitting (like a sharing bag of Yorkie buttons). Each story is between 400 and 550 words.
On the Terrace
Price: Free! Words: 4,080. Language: British English. Published: January 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A short story. A sunny summer holiday. A few days relaxing in the corner of the bar terrace and observing a mixed bunch of guests.

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Christine Brand's favorite authors on Smashwords