The paperback version of Snowflakes and Shivers went to my publisher today. I’m hoping to get the proof back in time for the Gift Fair at Romsey Town Hall on Saturday 18th. The ebook versions are also ready and uploaded,
The Age of Misadventure is the second novel by Judy Leigh. HarperCollins, the publishers, offered me an ARC through Netgalley, since I’d reviewed A Grand Old Time during last year’s #AtoZChallenge and loved it. Read on to find out what I thought of
Another new book follows hard on the heels of Curved Space to Corsair. This time, it’s back to the Princelings series with…. The Princelings of the East Books 4-6 I said I needed to read the earlier books again before
With The Perihelix coming out in January, I’ve been working on a little teaser for you – a set of eight short stories (all previously published on this blog) which map the development of the Viridian System and the characters
It’s been a crazy month. Anyone who self-publishes knows the hoops you have to go through to get your file ready for Kindle. If, like me, you like your books to go to other ereaders like Nook and Kobo or
Today (as I warned you yesterday) is World Book Day. When I saw the promotion for Raising Sleeping Stones I thought: what a great idea to celebrate today – since this is much more than an ebook, and offers a
Read Tuesday is on Tuesday 9th December 2014 It’s a Black Friday type of sales event, but just for books. It will be a great opportunity to buy and gift books at amazing sales prices. It will also be a
It’s finally here! Bravo Victor the ebook – Now on Amazon! Bravo Victor is the sixth in The Princelings of the East series, and stars Victor, keeper of the Inn of the Seventh Happiness, a much-loved character in four of
When I realised today’s NATO Alphabet word was Echo I became obsessed with echolocation and talking about dolphins. I don’t really know why, but it did also give me the chance to read and review another book for the usual
It’s here! The Talent Seekers has arrived. It’s now available on Amazon worldwide at http://www.amazon.com/Talent-Seekers-Princelings-East-ebook/dp/B00CWKBIN4/ Change the .com to your country store code if you’re in UK, Canada, France, Germany, Spain, Japan or Brazil. Humphrey is on the run. He
JJ is absolutely ordinary. His friend Linc is pretty normal, especially with his love of food and adventure, probably in that order! So how come a statue in a museum starts talking to them? This is a time travel adventure,
The Talent Seekers – the fifth book in the Princelings series – will be released later this month. Humphrey is on the run. He has no friends, no past, no purpose, and no future. He’s just a guinea pig trying
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The Traveler in Black and White by Jemima Pett My rating: 5 of 5 stars My fourth book, and of course I think it’s even better than the first three! This book followed hard on the heels of the Trilogy
It’s taken a while to get set up on this site, but there are reasons for that. What I like about it is that each of the books has an extract available (somewhere) which is one of my choosing. Usually
This was a book that was getting many mentions on Goodreads so I thought I’d read it. It’s a rollicking adventure, great pace, and a great hero in 14 year old Cassidy Jones. I really enjoyed all the minor characters
The Princelings and the Lost City, book 3 in the Princelings of the East trilogy, is now online in all Amazon stores. Our guinea pig heroes, Princelings Fred and George, each follow their own paths to their destinies. Fred discovers
The Princelings and the Lost City has been through its final edit and been uploaded to Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP). If all is fine with it (and it should be), it should be online sometime tomorrow!
Thanks to Danielle English at Kanizo Art, we have the final version of the cover for The Princelings and the Lost City. I’m so excited!
Both Princelings of the East and Princelings and the Pirates are included in Smashwords Summer/Winter promotion for the month of July. Use coupon code SSW50 at the checkout for a 50% discount.
The second edition of The Princelings and the Pirates is out now on Smashwords and Amazon. It will take a little while to be ‘shelved’ online at B&N, Kobo and Sony (the Apple Bookstore) but we are told this has
I’ve been watching the progress of Princelings and the Pirates closely. It’s getting a lot of Smashwords samples, which suggests something is right. It could be the marketing, it could be the follow-on from readers of the first book, it
The third book in the trilogy, the Princelings and the Lost City, should be published for kindle readers on Amazon by mid-July. Just need to finish the chapter illustrations, get the cover, do the final edit and away we go.
Last night on UK tv there was a very interesting documentary on Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook. I was particularly interested in the rationale behind Facebook, and the privacy versus advertising issues. If you Like a product, then the product owner
This is an interesting way of presenting a historical novel (suitable for all ages), with the basic idea being that you are being told the story of your family history, passed down through the generations. I hope most people have