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Happy Birthday to Victorian Scandals!

During my hiatus from blogging, The Battered Body Beneath the Flagstones and Other Victorian Scandals celebrated its first birthday! I can’t actually believe that it’s been a whole year since…

Catch-Up!

So it has been three months since I last updated my blog! Oops! I’m really sorry it’s taken so long, but I promise I have been working extremely hard to…

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:…