book review, book reviews

2019 Books: August

This month I read three novels. The first was Bright Young Dead, which is the second in the cosy crime series based on the real life Mitford sisters by Jessica Fellowes. It's lots of fun with excellent historical detail. Call It What You Want is a contemporary YA book by Brigid Kemmerer and her novels… Continue reading 2019 Books: August

Musings, Writing


One month today my next novel will be published. It's my third one and yet the fear and excitement is just as strong. The worry about reviews and sales is already there even though there is absolutely nothing I can do about either. The book is written and all I can do is let it… Continue reading Foreword

Books, cover reveal

Coming Home to Glendale Hall

I am so excited to announce my new novel and reveal the cover! Coming Home to Glendale Hall will be published on 25th September and I'm delighted with its gorgeously festive cover. Ta da! ... No matter how far you go, home is where the heart is... Beth Williams hasn’t been home for ten years.… Continue reading Coming Home to Glendale Hall

Books, summer at the kindness cafe

Paperback release news

I'm so excited that my novel Summer at the Kindness Cafe is now available as a paperback! You can grab a copy of it at Sainsbury's, Asda, Waterstones, your local bookshop, and all online book retailers too. I signed copies in my two local Waterstones stores, which is always fun and hopefully a nice bonus… Continue reading Paperback release news