Book spotlight: That Old Black Magic by Caroline Fardig

Today I'm featuring some info on Caroline Fardig's new novel: That Old Black Magic. Looking forward to reading this one! 🙂 That Old Black Magic  Lizzie Hart is back—snooping, lying, and chick-fighting to uncover the truth, hoping not to break any hearts along the way…especially her own.  That Old Black Magic…will it put Lizzie under … Continue reading Book spotlight: That Old Black Magic by Caroline Fardig

New book spotlight: And The Earth Moved

Today I'm featuring some info on Zanna MacKenzie's new novel: And The Earth Moved - Amber Reed CCIA Mystery Book One, having read two of Zanna's other books I can't wait to read this one! 🙂 “Romantic comedy meets celebrity murder mystery” Amber’s making up the horoscopes for the local paper and wishing for some excitement in … Continue reading New book spotlight: And The Earth Moved

3 Reasons why you should write book reviews

If you read a lot of books (or even if just a few a year), chances are you have an opinion about what you've read. Here are some reasons why you should take the time to write a review whenever you finish a novel (especially one that you enjoyed!) Spread the word about your favourite … Continue reading 3 Reasons why you should write book reviews

Guest post from author Nancy Jardine

Today fellow Crooked Cat author Nancy Jardine is taking over my blog for a guest post: How comfy is your genre butt-cushion? Some authors find themselves a neat little genre niche, they pop into it and continue to write there, happy as a burrowing bunny. Other authors don’t settle into place so easily. If they’re … Continue reading Guest post from author Nancy Jardine

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

Extract from Igboland by Jeff Gardiner

IGBOLAND is a novel of passion and conflict set in Nigeria during the late 1960s Biafran War. Lydia is a young English woman, married to Clem. Their first real home together is in the West African bushland, where Clem will be doing missionary work in the Igbo village of Ngkaluku. Their marriage is under pressure … Continue reading Extract from Igboland by Jeff Gardiner

A random update including something about my third book…

It seems about time I wrote a blog about my writing (regular blog visitors will have noticed I've become a bit of a wannabe food critic!). I've had a lot of questions from readers on Twitter about what's taking so long and the truth of it is; I struggled a bit with the story I … Continue reading A random update including something about my third book…