Pippa’s alive! Murder in the Meadow is OUT NOW

The preorders have dropped into BookReport so it must be true! Pippa Parker book 4, Murder in the Meadow, is available to buy on Amazon, in both ebook and paperback! And it's available to read for Kindle Unlimited subscribers too. In this episode of Pippa's adventures she encounters a challenge perhaps more gruelling than any …

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Hold your horses and prime your pistols – Katherine and Connie are back on the case!

Paula Harmon and I were going to keep quiet about this for a little while longer, but as people have already started buying it I guess we have to come clean. Caster and Fleet are back! Katherine and Connie's fourth adventure, The Case of the Masquerade Mob, is now available to pre-order in ebook, and will …

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Not the NaNo’Clock News

Please forgive the pun-tastic title, but I can’t help it. You see, it's November, NaNoWriMo month, and other people are posting on social media and blogging about their super word counts and how far they’ve got with their stories and how they feel it’s all coming together. Normally at this stage of the year, I’d …

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Why I’m not doing NaNoWriMo this year

It feels weird to say out loud that I’m not going to be taking part in NaNoWriMo this time around. Admittedly I haven’t been writing long, in the grand scheme of things, but NaNo in November, and Camp NaNo in April and July, formed part of my goals and targets and gave a bit of …

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Happy self-publiversary to me!

I only noticed this about half an hour ago (it's latish afternoon here in the UK), but today is my 30-month or 2.5-year self-publiversary! Yes, two and a half years ago I unleashed The Secret Notebook of Sherlock Holmes on an unsuspecting world, and then, well, I just kept going. 30 months feels like a long time …

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When life gives you lemons…make a box set!

Gosh, it's been a while since I blogged on here... I blame back-to-school-and-work, and also trying to get my publishing ducks in a row. Anyway, as you can see from the picture, I've been putting things into boxes! The first 3 books in the Pippa Parker Mysteries series are now available in an ebook box set. Originally …

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Things that go bump in the night: it’s The Case of the Deceased Clerk!

Third time's a charm (I hope) - The Case of the Deceased Clerk, book 3 in the Caster & Fleet Victorian mystery series I've written with Paula Harmon, is now LIVE on Amazon! And the paperback will be hot on the heels of the ebook, honest! See Clerk on Amazon We had a great time writing this …

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Get your bargain Tulips here – The Case of the Black Tulips is 99c/99p today!

As Paula Harmon and I have the third book in our Caster & Fleet series coming out shortly (The Case of the Deceased Clerk), what better way to celebrate than by running a Kindle Countdown Deal on the first book, The Case of the Black Tulips? Exactly. NO better way to celebrate! So, starting today, The Case …

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Run VT! Making a simple book trailer

It's been ages since I wrote a how-to post - although this one is more of a how-I-did, and not necessarily a how-you-should post. So, I'd been thinking about making a fairly simple trailer to introduce The Case of the Black Tulips, the first book in the Caster & Fleet mystery series I've been co-writing with …

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Bargain time! Dog days, sleuthing sales, and a runaway discount on Runaway Client!

Having wished fervently for rain for what feels like weeks, I'm bored with it already. Never mind, the rain is a great excuse to stay in and read. And as it happens, if you WERE looking for mystery bargains... I have some for you! But the sales end today so you'll have to be quick! …

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