Category Archives: Last Girl Standing

Last Girl Standing cover reveal!

I’ve been keeping this to myself for ages but now I can finally reveal the cover of my next novel. I love it! It sits perfectly with the cover design of The Accident, don’t you think? Last Girl Standing Keep … 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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100,000 copies of The Accident sold!

Today I received the wonderful news that the combined ebook and paperback sales of The Accident now top 101,000! That figure is beyond my wildest dreams and I can’t quite believe it. Fortuitously, today was also the day I’d arranged … Continue reading

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Music to write to…

I’ve read about other authors creating musical soundtracks for their books and I’ve never quite understood what they meant (probably my fault for skim reading their blog posts). Do they mean they have a certain soundtrack, a sort of mixed … 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 reason I haven’t finished my edits yet…

My editor delivered my edits to me at the beginning of May. I was really nervous when I opened the email because I had no idea what to expect. A dozen thoughts went through my head as I clicked ‘open’ … Continue reading

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