Touch Sensitive

“A thoroughly modern noir with a twist of scifi”

Touch Sensitive is the first BAM published by Kindle Press: a scifi thriller novel that just doesn’t let up.

The book follows a detective who absorbs memories by touch, and is packed with twists and turns, hidden manipulations and machinations, love and betrayal.
He lives in a world of nothing but moral grey areas, plumbs the depths of depravity on an all too regular basis, savouring the rare glimmers of hope for humanity.
But he’s not the man he once was before he could know the darkest secrets with the briefest of skin contact. He’s seen the very worst in people. It will take his whole world turning on its head to make him find the light again, amidst all that filth.


Puzzling that a story so well crafted, unique, and polished has not been transformed into a film as yet!
Grady, Goodreads

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Kept me absolutely riveted until the very end..
Jen, Amazon

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FREE short story prequel: ‘A Sensitive Time’

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To get you in the mood of what to expect in Touch Sensitive, here’s a stand-alone story that takes place in the world of the novel. In around 2000 words it will take you on the journey of just how crappy Sensitivity can be, turning the most beautiful, hopeful moments, and ripping them to shreds in an instant.

But, y’know, hopefully it’s an entertaining read, despite the dark, depressing subtext of it all…

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Sam Spade as re-told by Philip K. Dick, with a splash of Vonnegut and Atwood!
Amazon customer


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Touch Sensitive soundtrack

As with every ABAM title, Touch Sensitive is cinematic in intention, and thus has a soundtrack!

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A suspenseful yarn of murder, longing, intrigue, deception and desperation!
Rabid Reader

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John Ballard is a PI with a condition. One in a million born with a sensitivity.
He absorbs the memories of whatever or whoever he touches.

The cops call him in to help on a case, a gruesome murder that only someone with his gift can solve.

But absorbing the memories of the mutilated body is going to send John’s life spiralling out of control. Force him to cross every line, betray everyone who trusts him.

Because he doesn’t just want to find the killer – he needs to find her – because the one thing that’s clear about the woman behind the crime, is that she’s a sensitive too…


  • Available: Now!
  • Formats: ebook, paperback, audiobook
  • Genres: Scifi, Thriller, Romance