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Good to meet you…author Sandy Carlson

I’m very excited about to getting to know author Sandy Carlson today. Sandy is a teacher and author of children’s books, but – even more exciting than this! – Sandy’s website states: I have climbed mountains, swum in oceans, and run down sand dunes. I’ve outrun wildfires, hid in a basement from a tornado, cleaned debris…… Continue reading Good to meet you…author Sandy Carlson

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Good to meet you…authors Anne Rothman-Hicks and Kenneth Hicks

If you’ve read my About page you’ll know I was born in Uganda and came to live in England as a child. When me and my little brother got on the plane at Entebbe airport to come to England we were convinced we were going to New York. We were actually on our way to…… Continue reading Good to meet you…authors Anne Rothman-Hicks and Kenneth Hicks

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Addiction to romance novels is a thing – and science proves it!

  Last week I was at the UK’s Romantic Novelists’ Association conference, and there was plenty going on – old friends to meet up with, cyber friends to get to know in the real world, and new friendships to make. I had a brilliant time, but a lot of it was intense. Usually I spend…… Continue reading Addiction to romance novels is a thing – and science proves it!

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Good to meet you…author Romy Gemmell

It’s not often I have a guest from further north than where I live in Yorkshire, but my visitor today is coming all the way from over the border in bonny Scotland. I like to make my guests welcome with traditional food whenever I can. I’m afraid I have to draw the line at haggis…… Continue reading Good to meet you…author Romy Gemmell

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Introducing children’s historical author Penny Estelle, plus giveaway

Some of you may remember children’s author Penny Estelle from when she visited last year.  It’s lovely to welcome Penny again today to discuss her children’s time-slip novels, and Penny has very generously offered to give away a copy of her novel to a lucky commenter. Good to see you again, Penny! * Good morning…… Continue reading Introducing children’s historical author Penny Estelle, plus giveaway

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Good to meet you…author Sara Jayne Townsend

Today the lovely Sara Jayne Townsend is visiting me in Yorkshire.  Everyone knows the cliché that all we Brits ever do when we get together is talk about the weather, but ever since Christmas we’ve had good reason.  Rain, rain and more rain.  Sara and I are just commiserating with each other as the rain…… Continue reading Good to meet you…author Sara Jayne Townsend

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My top romances of 2013

How quickly the end of 2013 has come round!  And what an eventful year it’s been.  This is the year I finally became a real published author, and I can still hardly believe it!  My debut novel, The Silk Romance, was released in May, followed by my second, The Antique Love, at the end of…… Continue reading My top romances of 2013