Celebrating the Release of Her Heart for a Compass

Her Heart for a Compass is out today! At last, the ‘big’ book that I co-authored with Sarah, The Duchess of York has hit the shops, and I can finally talk about it. So first of all, what is the book all about? Here is the official blurb: London 1865 In an attempt to rebel […]

I Have a Winner

Thank you to all who entered my giveaway which is now closed, and for your fabulous ideas about future romances. I’m now absolutely determined to write a heroine in her forties very soon, and to include more diverse occupations, especially scientific. Congratulations to my first prize winner Clare, and to the two runners up, Mary and Lori. I […]

The Ghosts of Christmas (Toys) Past

  Each year, a different ‘must have’present, apparently crucial to every child’s perfect Christmas bursts onto the scene. This year, if you believe a certain ad featuring Elton John, it’s a piano. Back in the day – way back in the day, actually – when I was wee, our expectations were rather different and more […]