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A few weeks ago myself and Wonderwife went to Boston and New York on a research trip for a couple of my upcoming books. I did a daily blog on my facebook page documenting some of the things we did … Read More
I’ve been binging on a lot of true crime stuff this month as I find it easier to get into when I’m finishing off a novel. To be honest, a lot of the time I find True Crime to be … Read More
Here are three books, in no particular order, that absolutely blew me away when I read them.
I’ve heard people describe Terry Pratchett as a children’s author, which is rather like describing Picasso as a … Read More
People often ask me ‘what’s the hardest thing about being a writer’? To be clear, that isn’t the most common question I get asked, in fact those are;
1/ How do you say your name?
2/ Are you going to
This is the monthly blog where I talk about what books have been getting me all excited this month. (Seeing as someone asked, I have now stuck in links to Amazon UK and Us for each book because … Read More
I hit one of those glorious runs of really brilliant books one after the other over Christmas. Here are the three best in a bumper crop.
This book won a lot of awards and I … Read More
I read an article recently where an author went through a list of morning routines she had in order to inspire her creativity; I’ll be honest, I was dead jealous. I’m really not a morning person at the best of … Read More
I’ve a terrible confession to make; I am an absolute sucker for a blooper. It is to my eternal shame that I will sit through one of those awful shows entirely dedicated to pointing out things that are wrong in … Read More
Here’s a blog I did that originally appeared on the Short Books and Scribes website:
I realise this makes me quite peculiar, but I am ever so slightly obsessed with the bits of films and novels that you don’t see. … Read More