Category Writing

#SFF book bonanza – #Free books in #KU

Are you in KU? The site, DISCOVER SCIENCE FICTION AND FANTASY BOOKS has brought together a selection of  SFF books that are enrolled in KU, including one of mine – Desprite Measures It even offers the link for you to sign up for a 30 day FREE trial of KU, well worth it if you are […]

#BookReview – GATEWAY TO THE PAST (The Last Bucelarii #3) by Andy Peloquin #GrimDark #DarkFantasy

This book launched recently, as I announced on my blog here. I have now had a chance to read it, so here is my review… A faceless, nameless assassin. A forgotten past. The Hunter of Voramis–a killer devoid of morals, or something else altogether? (The Last Bucelarii–dark fantasy with a look at the underside of […]

#BookReview – THE HOUSEWIFE ASSASSIN’S HANDBOOK by Josie Brown #murder #humour

For me it’s the busiest time of year – competition season is in full swing, so riding, competing, judging and coaching are keeping me manically busy. With the travelling, often by air, and nights in hotels, it does mean I get to do more reading than at other times of year (not so conducive for writing, […]

#BookReview – DANCES OF DECEPTION by JC Kang #EpicFantasy #HighFantasy

  Book 3 in the LEGENDS OF TIVARA series If you’ve been with me long, you’ll know I very highly recommend this series. I’ve you are new here, welcome, and if you are a lover of Epic and High Fantasy, I suggest taking a look at this earlier post about these wonderful books, including links to my reviews of […]

#FlashFiction – THE CASTLE – #fantasy #dragons

And now for something completely different… When readers ask authors the inevitable question – “Where do you get your ideas?” – many of us can’t give a straight answer. Often, our stories spring from our imagination, and sometimes there seems to be no obvious trigger. For once, I experienced a trigger I can pinpoint, and here […]

#BookReview – SCOTCH ON THE ROCKS by Lizzie Lamb #romance #Scotland

This book for me was quite a departure from my usual genres. While I read the odd Mills and Boon long ago, with the idea of trying to write one (no, I didn’t), straight romance is not usually my thing. I picked this title up after seeing it as one of the prize winners in the RBRT […]

Blog Tour & #Giveaway – THE THIEVES OF NOTTICA by Ash Gray #SF #Steampunk

Blog Tour ~ The Thieves of Nottica Author: Ash Gray Genre: Science Fiction/Steampunk Tour Dates: 3rd – 7th of April Hosted by: Ultimate Fantasy Book Tours Blurb: In a world where humans are evil, invading aliens, Rigg is the youngest member of the Keymasters, a band of professional thieves who use their skills to defy […]

#WIN this bundle of #fantasy books!

How would you like to win this fabulous bundle of fantasy books? Oh, and it includes one of mine. You can enter the competition HERE, and also find free stuff from the authors of these books and more. Competition runs until April 14th, but why hang around, go, enter now! Lovely people, please share this competition using the […]

New Release – GATEWAY TO THE PAST – The Last Bucelarii Book 3 by Andy Peloquin #DarkFantasy #GrimDark

  A faceless, nameless assassin. A forgotten past. The Hunter of Voramis–a killer devoid of morals, or something else altogether? (The Last Bucelarii–dark fantasy with a look at the underside of human nature) Book Blurb: The Last Bucelarii (Book 3): Gateway to the Past The Hunter, legendary assassin of Voramis, has a purpose: protect Hailen, […]

#BookReview – CHAMELEON by Zoe Kalo #YA #horror #supernatural

Genre: YA/Gothic/Ghost/Multicultural Word count: 55,000 Release date: February 2017 Blurb:  An isolated convent, a supernatural presence, a dark secret… 17-year-old Paloma only wanted to hold a séance to contact her dead father. She never thought she would be kicked out of school and end up in an isolated convent. Now, all she wants is to […]