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
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 am really excited to be included in this blog tour for Helen Durrant’s Dark Angel. My Review… This is Book 4 of the DI Greco series, and I have to admit this is my first DI Greco novel. However, although I am now going to have to read the series (!), this works well…read more Feb Book review… Dark Angel by Helen Durrant
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?’
So 2017 didn’t go quite the way I planned, but that’s just what happens! The weird thing is, after years spent working on the writing, and then almost deciding that I wasn’t meant to be in the business, it all came good. I feel like I’ve come full circle, and now I’m back to being…read more Rock On 2018!