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How to make use of Goodreads as an author, plus a romance novel giveaway for Valentine’s

Goodreads Book Giveaway A Way from Heart to Heart by Helena Fairfax Giveaway ends March 13, 2015. See the giveaway details at Goodreads. Enter to win Last weekend saw the online Romance Festival organised by Harper Collins and Harlequin. Like last year’s festival, it was an interesting, fun and useful event, and I picked up…… Continue reading How to make use of Goodreads as an author, plus a romance novel giveaway for Valentine’s

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A Way from Heart to Heart: a contemporary romance #MFRWbookhooks

  I’m taking part in something different today. It’s called Book Hooks and is organised by the brilliant group Marketing for Romance Writers. What I have to do is give a few lines from my latest release, plus the blurb, and then there’s a link where you can check out other authors who are also…… Continue reading A Way from Heart to Heart: a contemporary romance #MFRWbookhooks

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Going for a Ruby, or why I love the curry capital of Britain

Today I’m taking part in another Round Robin, and this month’s topic is “a favourite food or meal.” Well, since I live very close to Bradford…three guesses what meal I’m going to choose! Those who don’t live in the UK may not get the answer straightaway, but the rest will probably know that Bradford is…… Continue reading Going for a Ruby, or why I love the curry capital of Britain

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Meet my character blog tour

Today I’m taking part in a “Meet my character” blog tour. Thanks so much to author friend Marsha West for inviting me. You can read all about the heroine of one of Marsha’s delicious suspenses here on her own blog, as part of the tour. Marsha’s given me a few questions to answer, so here…… Continue reading Meet my character blog tour

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My contemporary romance A Way from Heart to Heart is released…today!

Today my contemporary romance, A Way from Heart to Heart, is released by Accent Press – hooray! After all the hours of planning and thinking and agonising about my characters, I can’t tell you how thrilled I am to see my heroine and hero finally come alive as living and breathing creatures. Now A Way…… Continue reading My contemporary romance A Way from Heart to Heart is released…today!

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An uplifting Afghan proverb and some exciting news

I have exciting news to share today. On December 11th my latest novel, A Way from Heart to Heart, will be released by Accent Press. This novel is a new venture for me. Although a romance lies at the heart of the story, it’s a much wider-ranging novel than my previous two. There is a…… Continue reading An uplifting Afghan proverb and some exciting news