Ben R. Atkinson

Walking on Cinders

Walking on Cinders

Walking on Cinders, King Edward VII Press, 2010

Set in London and France a short time in the future, Walking on Cinders is a rousing story that brings together three British soldiers with the unlikeliest of companions, United Forces singing sweetheart, Miss Marmalade. England’s capital has been battered by three years of bitter conflict, and the group soon find themselves at the forefront of a battle to bring the dark days of war to an end. With deceit and corruption all around, how can the comrades find peace for themselves and for war-torn Europe?

Walking on Cinders 10th Anniversary

2020, marks the 10th annivesarry of the original publication of Ben’s second work of fiction, Walking on Cinders. The novel went on to form part of the 1000 books to sell project, where Ben became one of the first authors to promote this work on social media and gained coverage in both the UK and USA. The novel is available to purchase now on Amazon around the world.

Currently, the world is in a state of flux and fighting the Covid-19 outbreak. As such, Ben wanted to do something to bring people together at this trying time. He has decided to read the entirety of Walking on Cinders in a series of live streams on his Twitter account to celebrate the anniversary.

You can follow Ben on Twitter or catch up on any videos you missed, right here on the website.

About The Author

Ben R. Atkinson is a writer, musician, and presenter who can be heard broadcasting on radio stations around the world, is known for his novels, radio dramas, and who writes and performs his own music in the country/folk genre. Ben is currently studying for his PhD in Ethnomusicology at the University of Lincoln in the UK.