2015: What a year!

With the end of a year comes the inevitable urge to look back over what has happened, and look forward to what may be to come. This time last year what was I doing? Well, I was giving myself a kick up the bum, telling myself that I really must knuckle down in January and…

I was seeing things, right?

Eating too much cake, chocolate, and all manner of rich food, and frankly, having a glass or two of alcohol for several days running, was clearly starting to take its toll by 28 December. I woke up, feeling a little groggy after another night sleeping on an air mattress whilst visiting my mum, and checked…

Flowers For The Dead does it again!

I’m so, so pleased to discover that Flowers For The Dead has made it onto yet another round up of the best books of 2015. The fabulously-named book review site The Haphazardous Hippo has trawled through some truly incredible books to create a Top Ten of favourite reads. The site only reviewed my book just…

2015 top ten

Some stellar books featured on Postcard Reviews – and I’m very proud to write that Flowers For The Dead is among them. It’s a huge honour.

Book of the Year!

Well, 2015 keeps getting better and better! I’m so pleased and very proud to say that a third book blogger has chosen to feature Flowers For The Dead in their round up of best books of the year. How amazing is that?! Considering I’ve only been reviewed by six blogs so far, that means an…

Day 14: Read & WIN! Last chance!

Today is the last day of my competition for you to win a character named after YOU in my next book. As this prize is all about my novel, I thought I’d give you a quick look around my desk. It’s actually a writing bureau, which I got from a second hand shop, and I…

Day 13: Read & WIN!

Day 13 of the competition all ready, which means there is only today and tomorrow left. So you’d better hurry if you want to win the prize! But, of course, many people consider 13 to be an unlucky number – and this belief goes way back. Nordic myth has it that the problem started when…