If you’ve followed my blog for a while you’ll know that over the past year I published two romantic suspense novellas – Palace of Deception and The Scottish Diamond. I’m planning to combine these two novellas into one full-length print edition (and into a boxed set for the ebook version), along with a short story that will bring…… Continue reading Have your romance novel title in print…and win a lovely prize!
Today is a doubly exciting day. My new romantic suspense novella, The Scottish Diamond, is now available for pre-order on Amazon US, and UK, and all the other international Amazons The lovely cover was designed by Charlotte Volnek. I love the font and the image of Edinburgh Castle in the foreground, and the hero is…… Continue reading My new romantic suspense, The Scottish Diamond – plus, a FREE novella!
I’m really thrilled to announce that our holiday short story anthology – Exquisite Christmas: 21 romance authors share stories and recipes – is now available for pre-order. The anthology was put together by a group of authors I belong to called Exquisite Quills. Romance authors are well-known for being supportive of one another, and this …… Continue reading Exquisite Christmas: 21 romance authors share stories and recipes
This weekend my romantic suspense novella Palace of Deception is FREE on Amazon, from today – 30th October 2015 – until Sunday 1st November 2015. (You’ll find download links at the end of this post.) I don’t often mention my reviews on my blog, as I like to use this space to talk about other…… Continue reading Romantic suspense novella Palace of Deception is “page-burning” – and it’s #free!
If you follow my blog regularly you’ll know every Tuesday I interview a fellow author. Today, though, for the second week running, my author hasn’t shown up. Was it something I said? So here I am, with a big pot of tea and a Red Velvet cake specially baked, and no one to talk to.…… Continue reading What to do when you’re stood up (It involves eating cake)
My romantic suspense novella, Palace of Deception, features a trope that’s run through many stories in one form or another for centuries: the doppelgänger, or double. I love this theme. I’ve always found the whole idea of having a double fascinating, ever since I was a child. How amazing it would be to bump into…… Continue reading Eight of the best doppelgängers in fiction
Today is release day for my romantic suspense novella, Palace of Deception. Hooray! If you haven’t already seen it, here is the lovely cover by Charlotte Volnek: I hope you love it as much as I do. I wrote a little about why the cover is fits the story so well in a previous post,…… Continue reading Release of Palace of Deception: romance, suspense, intrigue, and a Mediterranean recipe.