Welcome to my website!

This is the place to find details of my various books and plays, and loads of my articles and columns are lurking here too, as well as random bits and bobs. I hope you enjoy what you find.

And because cat pictures automatically make things on the Internet a thousand times better, here’s a photo of Effie (short for Euphemia) “helping” me write.

***No Monoids have been hurt in the making of this website***


Latest News

Benny’s back – today! 9th February, 2017Earlier than expected, The Squire’s Crystal and The Glass Prison ebooks are available from today! Hurrah! https://www.bigfinish.com/ranges/released/bernice-summerfield-books

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Benny republished! 14th January, 2017One of the questions I’m asked the most is,  ‘When will Big Finish republish The Squire’s Crystal and The Glass […]

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Featured Works

Doctor Who: The Stone Rose 12th February, 2016I’ve received more fan mail for The Stone Rose than anything else I’ve ever written – and most of it […]

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Doctor Who and The Pirates 12th February, 2016“One of the most distinctive stories Big Finish has ever released… A powerful, poignant story that has a sudden emotional […]

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“Writing from an unashamedly feminine perspective… The icing on the cake is Rayner’s Helen Fielding approach.”- Doctor Who Magazine