Books, The Second Love Of My Life

The Second Love Of My Life release day!!!!

It's the 7th April which means The Second Love Of My Life is officially released! In the UK and Australia anyway. Sorry to the rest of the world - maybe one day for you guys too if publishers want it. But for the rest of us we're like: I first sent a manuscript to an… Continue reading The Second Love Of My Life release day!!!!

Books, Music, The Second Love Of My Life

The Second Love Of My Life playlist

Guys - the novel is out tomorrow!!! I can't believe it. It has been such a long journey and now we're finally here. To celebrate I thought it was the perfect opportunity to share the playlist for the book with you all and then you can listen as you read along if you like. The… Continue reading The Second Love Of My Life playlist

Books, Competitions

Release week competition!

I can't believe The Second Love Of My Life is officially released this week in the UK!! To celebrate I'm kicking off a competition and I'd love you guys to enter too.    Share your photos on Twitter or Instagram using the hashtag #TSLOMLbookhunt!! The book is already being spotted although official pub date is… Continue reading Release week competition!

Books, getting published, The Second Love Of My Life

Journey to publication (part 7)

The Second Love Of My Life is released next week! I can't believe how close we are to publication. I am excited and terrified and it feels surreal and a little it crazy that people can finally buy a book with my name on! I have two exciting pieces of news to share. Firstly, I… Continue reading Journey to publication (part 7)

Books, Musings, The Second Love Of My Life, Writing

It’s not mine, it’s yours 

The journey of a book is an interesting one. It begins with just a writer and an idea. The start is a solitary one. You write your story alone never really knowing how it will end, whatever stage of your career you're at. But as time moves on, other people join the journey. Your critique… Continue reading It’s not mine, it’s yours 

Books, getting published, The Second Love Of My Life, Writing

Journey to Publication (part 6)

There is just THREE weeks until the official publication date of 7 April. The Second Love Of My Life is almost here!!! I received a box of author copies last week. Look how gorgeous they are: To mark the countdown to release day, I have set up a YouTube channel. I've often been asked on… Continue reading Journey to Publication (part 6)

Books, Fiction, The Second Love Of My Life, Writing

Cover Refresh

I'm so excited to share the refreshed cover for The Second Love Of My Life! The cover is so gorgeous and is now topped off with a wonderful recommendation from author Giovanna Fletcher.    There is just over a month to go until the official publication date of 7th April!     You can pre-order already… Continue reading Cover Refresh

Books, getting published, Musings, The Second Love Of My Life, The Summer I Met You, Writing

Journey to publication (part 5)

   It's all starting to get rather exciting! The short story prequel to the novel The Summer I Met You was released two weeks ago and I've been thrilled with the response it's had! There have been some lovely reviews already (I've linked to a few on the TSIMY page so please have a read) and… Continue reading Journey to publication (part 5)

Books, Fiction, getting published, The Second Love Of My Life, The Summer I Met You

Journey to publication (part 4)

We are now in publication year hurrah!! We are getting very close now guys *nervous excited nervous excited face* 2016 started on a really high note as The Second Love Of My Life was featured in Heat magazine as one of the books of the year to look out for. To say I was over… Continue reading Journey to publication (part 4)