Cover Reveal For The Box

That's the sneak peek lol. I am due to return the galley edits tomorrow. I am pretty sure I have caught all the typos and so on, but they can be quite sneaky. And even the Bible has the odd typo or two in some versions. I actually had a copy with one in, not … Continue reading Cover Reveal For The Box

The Box

So I recently submitted three books to Pelican Book Group. One of them I received a contract for, then first and second edits in the same week and now it's gone to be gallied. No, it's not normally like this. Well Christmas ones sometimes. But this was an Easter book, submitted in December and should … Continue reading The Box

Pinecones and Hollyberries

When district nurse Octavia Berry arrives to start her new job on a remote Scottish island, the last person she expects to see is her estranged husband. With a population of seventy-two and at the mercy of the elements, the island offers the peace and fresh start she longs for, but considerably more complications than … Continue reading Pinecones and Hollyberries

Christmas in October.

Well, kind of lol. Pelican Book Group are releasing all their Christmas books on October 14th, including my three offerings. When district nurse Octavia Berry arrives to start her new job on a remote Scottish island, the last person she expects to see is her estranged husband. With a population of seventy-two and at the … Continue reading Christmas in October.

The House That Jack Built releases

This really did sneak up on me. Surrounded by bank holidays and writing books for a possible Christmas release, release day came and went. (Those books did include the direct sequel to this. And I'm plotting a new Zander/Isabel book.) Receptionist Kate Dahlbeck accepts the final slot on reality TV show Jack’s House, and takes … Continue reading The House That Jack Built releases

New Book Contract

I had a nice email last night - a contract for Blue Christmas. This one is set in Cornwall and entirely my editors fault. She sent me a photo and the phrase Blue Christmas as inspiration... and this book is the result. Here's the cast photo. And the working blurb. This may well change slightly … Continue reading New Book Contract

Long time no post

I do apologise. I had no idea it had been half a year since my last post on here. In a way, nothing has happened, but then again it has. So book news. I have signed contracts for two new books. One will be out this Christmas as part of the extravaganza, probably in December. … Continue reading Long time no post

Release Day – Christmastime in London Town

cast list And before anyone says anything about posting pics of cute kids... they be my kids and said kids will prob kill me now as they are 26 and 25.... Anyway, a little background for you. If you've read my previous series, Signal Me, Staci will need no introduction. She's now grown up, with … Continue reading Release Day – Christmastime in London Town

Release Day – Virtually Yours at Christmas

cast list. Well this one wasn't meant to happen at all lol. I'd subbed Dark Streets, then lockdown 1 happened. I was standing in a supermarket queue, the sixth one of the day, just trying to get the basics. And my muse wanted to know what a lockdown Christmas would look like. So I wrote … Continue reading Release Day – Virtually Yours at Christmas

It’s release day! Dark Streets Shineth.

Today sees the launch of the Pelican Book Group Christmas Extravaganza. And the release of my three offerings. As I promised here's a look at each book, with a sneak preview and a cast pic for good measure. OK, having just fought this page for half an hour, trying to get all the photos in … Continue reading It’s release day! Dark Streets Shineth.