Today, I’m glad to welcome fellow Crooked Cat Joan Livingston to the blog, to tell us about the watering holes which feature in her writing. I also have a sampler from Chasing the Case to share with you! Over to you, Joan… One constant is my adult fiction is that each one has a bar. In … More Feature: Joan Livingston, Chasing the Case
Hello! Sunday Sojourns are back! Not as frequently, but I’m thrilled to be inviting authors to talk about their books, and bringing us a historical hook to get our teeth into. First up is the lovely Awen Thornber, to tell us about part of the inspiration between her novel, Foxtrot in Freshby, which I reviewed … More Sunday Sojourn: Awen Thornber
Another Friday night, another bag being packed for a day trip to York. This time last week, I was getting ready for a course on social media training for writers, run by Anita Chapman. I’m not bad at social media, but had heard great things about Anita’s courses from other Cats, so decided to sign … More A return to York
Something a little different on the blog today, but as I know there are fellow writers out there, as well as readers, this was a book of particular interest to me, and could be to you. Whether traditionally or self-published, we all have a role to play in finding our readers, and, to be brutal, … More Book review: Niraj Kapur, Everybody Works In Sales
Today on the blog, I’m delighted to be part of the tour for Susan Lodge’s new release, Captain Rockford’s Reckoning. This is new genre for me, but I’ll definitely be trying more! Genre: Historical romance /suspense Release Date: 4.4.2018 Publisher: Crooked Cat Books Esmie Elstone is thrown into panic when she hears of Captain Rockford’s return. … More Book review: Susan Lodge, Captain Rockford’s Reckoning
For anyone who has read Kindred Spirits: Royal Mile, the above scene might just seem familiar. If you haven’t, well, let’s just say one of the ghosts finds the notion of a group of selfie-takers far too hard to resist… You’ll have to read it to find out who! But the image made me smile, … More Competition Time!
Happy Easter everyone! I hope you’re amongst the lucky ones of us who have four days off this weekend, and that you’re able to spend those days doing exactly what you want. For me, that’s going to involve a lot of writing, but also, a LOT of Kindle-filling, to get myself ready for the next … More An Easter Treat