The book, or the king… In truth, today, it’s both! Back in 2017, I decided that the best thing to do with the timeslip romance novella I’d been writing on-and-off for a couple of years, The Last Plantagenet?, was self-publish, and realistically, there was only one date I could choose to release it – the … More Birthday greetings to The Last Plantagenet?
As I wrote in my post on the Ocelot Press blog yesterday, this week, I’m celebrating five years since the reburial services for Richard III, held in Leicester in 2015. I’ve written before about how that night led to me finishing my timeslip novella, The Last Plantagenet?, so I thought I’d share part of that … More A teaser from The Last Plantagenet?
Happy 2nd July everyone! Why am I posting today, and noting the date? Well, because it just so happens that the 2nd July, 2011, is when everything kicks off in The Last Plantagenet?, and Kate finds herself transported in a heartbeat from 2011, back to 1485. There’s a teaser below, to whet your appetite! *** … More Celebrating the 2nd of July
Receiving a box of books is always going to be exciting, but when they’re 1) your own, and 2) proof your first attempt at self-publishing a paperback worked, it’s all the more thrilling! So when these beauties turned up last Monday morning, I was chuffed to bits to see how well they had turned out. … More The Last Plantagenet? – Now in paperback
***Sale time*** (Join that electronic queue!) – The Last Plantagenet? is currently just 99p/c (and still FREE on Kindle Unlimited). If you’ve followed my blog for any length of time, you may have picked up on the importance of a particular event on me and my writing: attending the service of compline for the reburial … More An Anniversary Offer
This time last year, I was nervously checking Amazon to make sure all the buttons, links and images on the page for The Last Plantagenet? had gone live properly. My first adventure into self-publishing, and I was terrified and thrilled in equal parts, and very much looking forward to sharing a glass of fizz with friends … More The Re-launched Plantagenet!
Last week, it was so lovely to see The Last Plantagenet? spread out across social media, with so many fantastic hosts taking part, and I’m so grateful to everyone, especially Rachel at Rachel’s Random Resources! 20th August 2018 On Day One, there was a feature from Evermore Books, and I was thrilled to read reviews … More The Last Plantagenet? on tour!
This is it, the Crooked Cat Summer Sale is here! For a limited time, all my Kindred Spirits titles (available here), are down to just 99p/c each. And… because you’re all so lovely, I’ve also reduced The Last Plantagenet? to the same price. That means whether you want to meet (and eavesdrop on) some historical … More Summer Sale!
If you happen to follow me on Facebook or Instagram, then you might have noticed a lot of posts from Leicester from around this time last weekend… Hard to avoid really. Sorry about that. Or not. I haven’t been back to Leicester since March 2015, when he was reinterred in Leicester Cathedral, which means I hadn’t seen … More The King and I
It’s alive! Yesterday, after months of tweaking, editing, panicking over tax and fretting that half the words would vanish, The Last Plantagenet? is live. The pre-order session was spectacular, and it’s now a fully-available ebook, available to buy right here over on Amazon. And, if you like, you can download an extract, to whet your appetite. … More The Live Plantagenet!