Special Guest: Joy Norstrom – author of Out of Play

About a month ago, I was asked by Joy Norstrom if I’d like to read her debut novel and provide an endorsement (if I enjoyed it) for the cover. How sweet is that, and how honoured was I?! And, my honest opinion was that ‘Out of Play’, about a married couple torn apart by LARP (live … Continue reading Special Guest: Joy Norstrom – author of Out of Play

Jeff Gardiner’s new book: Pica

Today I'm very happy to welcome Jeff Gardiner - editor of my last 3 books - onto my blog for an interview about his new book Pica. I love Jeff's writing and can't wait to read this one... What are the main ideas or themes in your book? My new novel, PICA, explores the relationship between people and … Continue reading Jeff Gardiner’s new book: Pica

Interview with author Isabella Louise Anderson

Today I have Isabella Louise Anderson joining me for an interview. Isabella’s novel The Right Design is out now, and I for one can’t wait to read it! Welcome to my blog, Isabella!Firstly (I always ask this!) how long have you been writing fiction and what first inspired you? I’ve been writing for as long … Continue reading Interview with author Isabella Louise Anderson

Guest post from author Miriam Drori: Arranged Marriage

Today fellow Crooked Cat author Miriam Drori is a guest on my blog. Her new novel Neither Here Nor There is out now. Arranged Marriage In modern western society, we tend to have a very romantic view of love and marriage. You meet a partner, you fall in love, you decide that this person is … Continue reading Guest post from author Miriam Drori: Arranged Marriage

Interview with author Nancy Jardine

Today I have fellow Crooked Cat author Nancy Jardine joining me for an interview. Welcome, Nancy! Firstly (I always ask this!) how long have you been writing fiction and what first inspired you? I’ve been seriously writing fiction since 2008, the point at which I stopped teaching full-time and slid back to doing only 3 … Continue reading Interview with author Nancy Jardine

Guest post from author Alissa Baxter

Today I welcome fellow author Alissa Baxter to my blog. Have you ever dated a frog? Email Alissa to share your dating experience and stand a chance to win a free ebook copy of The Blog Affair. Competition closes on 7 November 2013. Over to you, Alissa... Thanks so much Sarah Louise for welcoming me to your blog, … Continue reading Guest post from author Alissa Baxter

Interview with author Cat Lavoie

Cat’s first novel, Breaking the Rules, is one of the best books I’ve read this year so if you haven’t read that yet, you’re missing out! Her second novel, Zoey & the Moment of Zen was released just this week, and I can’t wait to start reading it. Welcome to my blog, Cat! Firstly (I always … Continue reading Interview with author Cat Lavoie

Interview with author Patricia Mann

Today I have author Patricia Mann joining me for an interview. Welcome, Patricia! Firstly, how long have you been writing fiction and what first inspired you? Is This All There Is? is actually my first stab at fiction! I’ve always kept journals and loved writing nonfiction. I used to envision writing self-help books and in … Continue reading Interview with author Patricia Mann

Interview with author Zanna MacKenzie

Today I have fellow Crooked Cat author Zanna Mackenzie joining me for an interview. Welcome, Zanna!    Firstly (I always ask this!) how long have you been writing fiction and what first inspired you? I’ve always wanted to write but I started out with writing non-fiction, then tried short stories and progressed to novels. I probably … Continue reading Interview with author Zanna MacKenzie