It’s (nearly) Kindlemas!

For the last few years I've put together some ebook offers to run over the Christmas and New Year period. After all, once you've bought and wrapped all the presents, done all the prep and cooked the holiday dinner, you deserve to put your feet up and treat yourself with a book or two! So …

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Just for today – a free children’s book bundle!

Regular readers (hello, you three) will know that I usually write mysteries. However, I sometimes write for children. And as it's getting towards Christmas, I've teamed up with three other authors to bring you a FREE bundle of 4 Christmas-themed children's ebooks! That's right, FREE - but the offer is only available TODAY. So if …

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A new book – and a competition too!

I took a day off between book edits this week, and spent it sorting out the book cover and blurb for Pippa Parker book 6. I'm not sure this qualifies as a day off in the normal sense of the word, but hey. Anyway, here it is! Announcing Pippa Parker book 6, Past Tense, launching June …

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#EscapeWithABook Week 8: School’s Out

It's Week 8 of #EscapeWithABook, and this week's a bit different because I have a FREEBIE for you! School's Out is a longish short story which I wrote as a bit of a warm-up for Pippa Parker book 6. It's a very gentle, cosy mystery which features a few of the characters you may have …

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Kindlemas starts today – check out my Christmas offers!

Christmas is a time for giving, and all that... Well, I have some presents for you, starting today, and everyone's on the nice list! For anyone who's using a screen reader, here are the offers (all in ebook). Click on the global links at the end to view each book on Amazon. * A Christmas …

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Free book, cheap book, and two book fairs to explore!

It's like buses - you think you've scheduled various things with decent gaps between them, and only later do you realise that actually they're all coming along together. Or maybe that's just me. Anyway, here are some offers I have going on today and for the next few days: One of my Halloween Sherlock novelettes, Sherlock Holmes …

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Watch out, it’s The Adventure of the Scarlet Rosebud!

Halloween Purrlock! I'm delighted to present this year's dose of Halloween spookiness, The Adventure of the Scarlet Rosebud! It isn't part of the Halloween Sherlock novelette series, since this one isn't exclusive and therefore isn't in Kindle Unlimited, but it's very much the same kind of book. I've priced Scarlet Rosebud at 99c/99p/€0,99 for ebook and $3.99/£2.99 for paperback, …

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The Adventure of the Scarlet Rosebud is now available to preorder… and there are a few ARCs left if you’re quick!

Fancy a bit of creepy Halloweeny Sherlocky goodness - or should that be badness? If so, you're in luck! Behold The Adventure of the Scarlet Rosebud!  Here's the blurb: A medium dies - but is it murder? When Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson investigate the death of Marcia Le Fanu, a well-known medium, they enter …

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Free Tulips this weekend!

Giveaway time! To celebrate the imminent launch of The Case of the Crystal Kisses, the sixth and final book in the Caster & Fleet Victorian mystery series (13th August for the ebook, since you ask), Paula Harmon and I are giving away the ebook of the series opener, The Case of the Black Tulips. It's FREE all …

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Nothing says Christmas like a free murder (or two!): Bookmas sale starts today!

In accordance with tradition (OK, I did it last year), I'm offering a chunk of my books at a discount or even free, starting today and going through to Twelfth Night. Here is the list: Today I'm offering the first ebook in the Pippa Parker cozy mysteries series, Murder at the Playgroup, for FREE. It's never …

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