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A Widow's Vow: Coming in September!      

The grand prize bundle for my new giveaway is a signed copy of The Seduction of Emily and The Temptation of Laura , plus collectable prin...
Actuarial science and the whisky trade Even though I’m an actuary, I’ll be the first to admit that these topics, when mentioned in the sam...
Including real-life events in my novels has always been an aspiration of mine but I am terrified every time I even consider it, let alone w...
How Dick Emery led me to write The Dover CafĂ© at War It’s funny how the places you spend your formative years sink into your psyche. When I...
There are millions of working parents all over the world who know that finding the balance both mentally and physically to be okay with yo...
Did you miss the release of A Widow's Vow on Thursday?? This is book 1 in my brand new Victorian trilogy, The Ladies of Carson Stre...
Oh, my goodness!! I cannot tell you how excited I am to introduce you to Louisa Hill and the ladies of Carson Street! After writing the f...
This month's review is for Half A World Away by Mike Gayle - this book was chosen by a friend for our Book Club and it really was a g...
#GiveawayAlert Time! The grand prize bundle for my Fall Into Romance Giveaway is a signed copy of THE MISTRESS OF PENNINGTON'S, a set of...
  The entire Pennington's series has been available for 99p/$1.30 for each book throughout the whole of August - the opportunity to buy ...
On the 1st September last year, I launched a brand new venture and opened my First Chapter Critique Service! The reason? Over the years I ha...
 My next book release, A Widow's Vow is available for preorder! I am so excited for you to read book 1 in this new Victorian trilogy and...
  The Market Stall Girl (ebook and paperback, AnneMarie Brear) 1913 Yorkshire, England Beth Beaumont enjoys her life as a rhub...
This month's review is for Mrs Boots by Deborah Carr... This book for first in what promises to be a great series! Inspired by the life ...
The grand prize bundle for my Templeton Cove End of Summer Giveaway is a signed copy of A STRANGER IN THE COVE, and CHRISTMAS AT THE COVE, p...
When I started writing, about fourteen years ago, I simply wanted to prove to myself I could write a book rather than continue to think...
For many years, it was a dream of mine to write a series of books set in the same small town. This dream was inspired by my obsession w...
  Hi Rachel! Thank you for inviting me on to your blog. It is such a pleasure to be back here again. I hope you and your readers are we...
11 Facts About The Pennington’s Department Store Series P – The (People) – So far there are four books in the series (all can be re...
I’ve always loved watching old war films, so when I decided I’d like to set my next novel in World War Two, I started by rewatching fa...
One of the questions authors are most often asked is where we get our ideas from - this is such a difficult question to answer because, f...