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Some News!

I’m absolutely thrilled to announce that my book, The Battered Body Beneath the Flagstones and other Victorian Scandals has just been published in a large print edition! The publisher is…

Goodbye Horace Ward

It is with great sadness that I am writing this column today. Horace Ward, long-time Fleet Street photographer and my wonderful friend, passed away on Friday 18 January. His health…

The Mystery of the Actress on the Train

I am a big fan of Agatha Christie – her books have always entertained me and her work ethic greatly inspires me. As I’m sure you know, Agatha loved a…

Carole Lombard: Twentieth Century Star

As we approach the anniversary of Carole Lombard’s passing on 16 January, I thought I’d share an article I originally wrote for The History Press website. I hope you enjoy…

2018 Books

For perhaps the first time ever, I kept a record of every novel I read during 2018. If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll have no doubt seen my One…

Onwards into 2019!

Hello Everyone! First of all, Happy New Year! I hope that 2019 will be the best year ever for all of us! Secondly, I haven’t updated my blog for quite…

Jericho Writers

I know there are many budding writers who come to my blog, so I’d like to share a really extraordinary and informative club I discovered in the summer. The name…

IGTV

Hi Everyone! I just wanted to let you know that I’ve started a new series on Instagram. Starting today, I’m uploading videos to my IGTV channel, all about my books:…

Books to Consider…

Over the past few months I’ve been happy to receive several newly-published books, among them A Star is Born by Lorna Luft and Jeffrey Vance and Amnesia Nights by Quinton…

Autumn Catch-up

Hello Everyone!! Oops! It’s been nearly two months since my last blog, and I can only apologise for that. However, please be assured that the reason I’ve neglected my website…