Category Archives: edits

Cover Reveal for the third C.L. Taylor psychological thriller…

I’ve been waiting for AGES to reveal the cover of my third psychological thriller and today I received the official thumbs up from my publisher to make an announcement so… Ta daaaaa! I absolutely LOVE the cover. It fits beautifully … Continue reading

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The post-edit lull

There’s a very good reason I haven’t blogged since the summer – I’ve been bogged down in editing…well, I could say hell but, because I suspect my editor might read this, I’ll say ‘challenges’. Basically, after I received her feedback … Continue reading

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Crime festivals, Cornwall and covers…

July and August have been incredibly busy. From 17th-20th July I went to Theakston’s Old Peculier Crime Festival in Harrogate. The festival is legendary amongst the crime fraternity and I’ve been desperate to go for years. This year the planets … Continue reading

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When a book becomes a film (hopefully…)

The Universe was conspiring against me (knackered laptop, several days of solo parenting and generally feeling tired and unwell) but I did it, I got my edits in to my editor on time. Phew! I’ve got 3 weeks until I … Continue reading

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If the state of your desk reflects the state of your brain…

…then I’m in trouble!* Last week I had a minor heart attack when I thought I’d lost all the work I’d done on my edits for ‘THE ACCIDENT’ when a Windows 8 update on my new Dell laptop decided to … Continue reading

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The author photo my agent and editor chose was…

This one! 30.56% of you (who voted in my poll in my previous post) agreed with them! Although the winner for you guys was this photo: with 38.89% of the vote! I LOVED reading the comments on the blog and … Continue reading

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Two week wait…

I met my new editor at Avon HarperCollins a couple of weeks ago (she took my agent and I out for lunch in Chelsea) and we chatted about everything apart from what kind of edits I can expect (I kind … Continue reading

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