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Launch of Jo Phillips’s New Novel

Today, I’m delighted to be able to help promote the new novel from my lovely friend Jo Phillips. Jo became a virtual friend first when she contacted me about my first novel, Unravelling, but we have now met several times and we talk on the phone. Jo also came all... read more

A Literary Bonanza

I’ve had a fit of writing gloom recently, so it was nice last weekend to have an abundance of literary stuff to enjoy. Friday evening kicked off with the launch of the fourth Worcestershire LitFest. It took place in the grand surroundings of the assembly rooms at the Guild Hall... read more

Blog Tour – Day 10

It’s the tenth day of my blog tour, and I’m posting this days after I intended to! So, why is it so late? I’ve been so busy lately that I sort of gave up on things last week. I say gave up, but I was negotiating the three winners for... read more

Blog Tour – Day 9

The ninth – and penultimate day – of my blog tour. I’m coming to the end of my blog tour. There’s today’s stop, one more later in June, as the person had to postpone it, and tomorrow. I’m really happy with today’s review, especially the final paragraph! I’m over at... read more

Blog Tour – Day 8

Day eight(ish) of my blog tour Today I’m visiting the blog of historical novelist, Helen Hollick. Helen has written a really great review of The Piano Player’s Son, which I’m thrilled about. There’s also a guest post from me about secrets, one the main ideas driving the novel. You can... read more

Blog Tour

This is the ?? day of the Blog Tour The reason I’m vague about the day is that it’s gone a bit awry! Yesterday’s has been postponed until later this month, and Saturday’s didn’t appear. Not sure why, but I’m relieved. When I checked the site, I saw that the... read more

Blog Tour – Day 5

It’s the fifth day of my blog tour. Today it’s an interview with Stephanie at Layered Pages, who wrote the great review of The Piano Player’s Son the other day. I think it’s a lovely interview, interesting questions and it’s about the book and the writing process! Here tis!

Blog Tour – Day 4

The fourth day of my blog tour. Okay, I’m not quite so jaunty on day four. Today’s blog stop is a review and an interview. The review is 4 star, but is lukewarm to say the least. It also mentions profanity which is ‘quite unnecessary’! I don’t tend to swear... read more

Blog Tour – Day 3

Day three of my blog tour! This is another guest post about some aspect of ‘The Piano Player’s Son’. It was difficult to choose what to write about, as I also have an interview on the same site in a couple of days and didn’t want to recover similar territory.... read more

Blog Tour – Day 2

Day Two of my blog tour! I was really pleased with yesterday. Some lovely comments on Facebook and on The Little Reader Library blogspot – host for my first stop! Today, I’m making TWO appearances, one an interview and one a review – and it really is a lovely review!... read more