An approaching bookiversary

I did have a vague feeling that something was coming up! It's very nearly a year since the launch of The Secret Notebook of Sherlock Holmes, and Facebook very helpfully put a memory in front of me a couple of days ago...the moment when I cleared my throat and announced that I had a book coming …

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Writing ‘The End’: I made it!

It feels odd to write another 'finished' post already, but yes: I finished the first draft of A House of Mirrors last Friday (December 11).   If you're imagining me writing 'The End' with a flourish of my quill pen/Mont Blanc/posh rollerball, well, it wasn't quite like that. I didn't know whether the last day of writing would …

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