DEADLY REUNION This is the cover for my new/old Rafferty novel. I'm still formatting it, but when I've finished, I'll put it up at all retailers. Severn House, my previous publishers, had the Rights to this one, but now I've got them returned. Severn had it priced much higher than my other books … Continue reading Got the Rights back to my last Rafferty!
DEADLY REUNION This is the cover for my new/old Rafferty novel. I'm still formatting it, but when I've finished, I'll put it up at all retailers.
I wrote an article about my experiences both before and after I took up the indie author lifestyle for thestoryreadingapesblog. I enjoyed writing it and I've had some lovely, appreciative comments for my honesty (Rafferty's family wouldn't be impressed!). If you're contemplating the indie life yourself, you could do worse than take a look. Here's … Continue reading All about the indie life v traditional publishing: See my article on the storyreadingapesblog
I''m delighted to announce that Deadly Reunion is published today. Deadly Reunion is my eighteenth novel and the fourteenth in my humorous Rafferty & Llewellyn crime series. Here's the blurb:Detective Inspector Joe Rafferty is barely back from his honeymoon before he has two unpleasant surprises. Not only has he another murder investigation - a poisoning, … Continue reading PUBLICATION DAY! DEADLY REUNION!
Follow my Blog Tour. Here's the latest post: http://thestilettogang.blogspot.com/2011/02/princess-of-crime.html
Your book's been accepted. How wonderful! Congratulations. It's a terrific, feeling, isn't it, after all those rejections? But now comes the real work. What? You thought you'd done the work and that now came the pleasure? Ha! Think again. Writing the book's only half of it. And if you're a techno-thickie, like me, you'll be … Continue reading Marketing For Writers
This in a video interview I did for The Lit Chick Show. This is my first attempt at doing a video interview - well the first one that I actually put up on youtube! In the previous attempts to capture this video, my mind went blank as I tried to find what I wanted to … Continue reading Here’s a few of the latest interviews of me, plus a couple of excellent reviews.
Well I've finished all my proofreading. I've done the proofing for both Deadly Reunion, my next hardback for Severn House and Dead Before Morning, my second ebook, which will shortly be up for sale on kindle, iBookstore, nook, sobo, android, etc. Deadly Reunion is due to be published on 24 February 2011.It's such a relief … Continue reading Proofreading Finished At Last!
Well, I'm halfway through the first draft of my latest Rafferty & Llewellyn crime novel. Hit a snag with the subplot. Going to have to rework it. Luckily, I've come up with a cunning plan! At least, I hope it's cunning. Time will tell.Not entirely happy with the main plot, either. Gawd! What to do? … Continue reading Work in Progress – Latest Rafferty & Llewellyn crime novel