Extract and Giveaway Rare Objects by Kathleen Tessaro

Rare Objects by Kathleen Tessaro It’s the finest department store in the city,” she maintained. “I’d rather mop floors there than anywhere else.” She could endure anything but failure. Stubbornness is another trait we share. She still wore the plain, slim gold band her husband had given her on her wedding ring finger, not just […]

Challenge 30: Helen Huthwaite

   Challenge 30   When I received an email from the lovely Helena at Avon telling me about Challenge 30 I couldn’t resist spreading the word. Challenge 30 is a project launched by Helen Huthwaite who is the editorial director at the wonderful HarperCollins. Helen’s aim is to provide a range of manuscript services for all […]

Guest Post: Living the Dream by Fionnuala Kearney

  In a recent ‘YouGov’ survey taken where people were asked what their dream job would be, 60% of the 15,000 polled answered ‘writer,’ with the least desired job being that of a miner. I know I’m living my dream and wouldn’t swap this life for the world, now that I’ve had a real taste […]

Book Review: The Turning Point by Freya North

The Turning Point by Freya North Release Date: 4th June 2015 Publisher: HarperCollins Buy: Hardback |  Kindle Rating: Over one short weekend, when Canadian musician Scott Emerson and British children’s author Frankie Shaw meet by chance, a profound connection is made. Their homes are thousands of miles apart: Frankie and her children live by the coast […]

Author Interview: Genevieve Gannon

  I am delighted to welcome the very lovely Genevieve Gannon to my blog today. Genevieve’s new novel, Chasing Chris Campbell, was released on the 1st June and it is one I am hugely looking forward to reading. It was an absolute pleasure to chat to Genevieve as she tells us more about her latest […]