Phil hit the coveted Top One Hundred list in the crime category for his new books, A question of honour, and A code of conduct, published last week.
He is planning a third title in the series - a collection of short stories - in March. They are available on Kindle at the moment, but he plans to publish the titles as paperbacks.
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The books are thrillers about a notorious character called Harry Royle, based on Phil’s heart father, who was once Britain’s most wanted man.
Phil said: ‘The book promo went amazingly well. I peaked at number 16 on the first page of the Amazon list. Not bad for a new book. I have also achieved two 5* reviews.
‘It was funny, the first day was pretty good, I had a decent amount and then the day after it slowed. I went into a high gear Twitter campaign and in two days it was in doing well.’
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