Writing

    Homicide in Herne Hill

    October 3, 2018
    Homicide in Herne Hill

    I have a special place in my heart for Herne Hill – so it was an obvious place to kill someone. I was looking for a spot where my amateur sleuth heroine, Beth Haldane, could branch out a bit from central Dulwich, yet not get too lost in the wilds of south London. After all, she has only just had a Calamity in Camberwell. So I turned to Herne Hill, where I lived for four very happy years in a…

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  • Blog

    Meet the Author – Joan Livingston

    I’m so pleased to be introducing my fellow author Joan Livingston today. Joan has a fabulous, engaging style and writes terrific murder mysteries that grab you by the scruff of the neck and draw…

    September 26, 2018
  • Blog Writing

    Holidays are Murder

    Accidentally on purpose, I spent my summer on the trail of two great murderesses, Agatha Christie and Daphne du Maurier. Holidays are always impossible to organise here – there are so many different factions,…

    September 24, 2018
  • Costa del Churros
    Writing

    Meet the Author – Isabella May

    It’s a great pleasure to welcome talented author Isabella May back to my blog today. After her huge success with Oh! What a Pavlova and The Cocktail Bar,  Isabella’s third novel is Costa Del Churros. I’m…

    August 23, 2018
  • Calamity in Camberwell, cozy crime whodunit
    Blog Writing

    Calamity in Camberwell

    I can’t quite believe it, but Calamity in Camberwell, my third cozy crime whodunit, is published today.  I’ve loved writing this story, though I found the subject matter very sad. As you’ll see (I…

    August 13, 2018
  • Menengai Crater, Jane Bwye
    Blog

    Meet the Author – Jane Bwye

    It’s a great pleasure to introduce author Jane Bwye to my blog today. Jane’s first novel, Breath of Africa, was nominated for the Guardian First Book Award, 2013, and draws on her experiences growing…

    August 3, 2018
  • Blog

    Loving Love Island

    There have been many harsh words said about Love Island, and it’s true that if you’re looking for scorching intellectualism, this is most certainly not the place to find it. If, on the other…

    July 23, 2018
  • Writing

    Meet the Author – Lizzie Chantree

    Today on the blog I’m very excited to welcome the lovely Lizzie Chantree, who is not only an award-winning inventor but also an author. Her latest book, If You Love Me, I’m Yours, is…

    July 10, 2018