My Review Oh no, DI Hillary Greene is retiring! Luckily she isn’t off on her canal boat quite yet, and this latest installment kept me amused on a long plane journey. There is a nice reflective tone to this book, and it balances well with Hillary’s feisty character. Despite having misgivings about giving up her…read more May Book Review… Murder at Work by Faith Martin
My Review… Another great offering from the brilliant Faith Martin. I think this is slightly darker and more complex than the others I have read in the same series. A publisher is found burnt in a bonfire, and the resulting whodunnit is satisfyingly twisty, with a good ending. As usual the characters are well…read more April Book Review… Murder by Fire by Faith Martin
My Review; “My fave so far in this series. I’m still catching up as I started on book four, but these can be read as standalones. DI Hillary Greene is still as feisty as ever, and the usual trail of murder suspects is cleverly arranged. Tight, nice little mysteries with very likable characters. These are…read more March Book Review… Murder in the Garden by Faith Martin
Thrilled to be a stop on the tour for Faith Martin’s new release, bestselling, Murder in the Mansion. Less thrilled that I am typing this a second time after my computer ditched my first blog post *scream of frustration*. Back to the book. Great series, with great covers that look good on any bookshelf. The…read more March Book Review… Murder in the Mansion by Faith Martin
Okay so it isn’t always ‘Be quiet’, but for those of us who have kids it can be hard to explain why we are standing at the kitchen worktop frantically typing. My kids are a bit older now, so they understand that this is ‘work’, but that doesn’t stop them from wandering in and out,…read more Be Quiet… I’m trying to Write!
I have lost count of the number of times people have said this to me, and each time it annoys me. Writing can indeed be a hobby, and there is nothing wrong with that, but for me, and for many, many of my fellow authors, writing is a business. It can be writing books, journalism,…read more ‘Writing is just a Hobby… Isn’t it?’