Lady Grey – Q&A

Today I’m pleased to welcome Lady Grey to the blog. Her poetry collection, all her starry fates, was published on 6 September 2017. Lady Grey kindly answered a few of my questions. 1. Tell us a little about all her starry fates. all her starry fates is a collection of poems about identity. The search…

Stuart Turton Q&A

Today I’m pleased to welcome Stuart Turton to the blog. Stuart’s debut novel, The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle, was published by Bloomsbury Raven on 8 February 2018. Stuart kindly answered a few of my questions. 1. Tell us a little about The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle. It’s an Agatha Christie-style murder mystery (1930s…

How to deal with bad reviews by Thomas Enger – guest post

Today I’m pleased to welcome Thomas Enger to the blog. Thomas is the author of the Henning Juul series, which include Burned and Cursed, and the standlone YA book The Evil Legacy. The  latest novel in the Henning Juul series, Killed, is published by Orenda Books on 15 February 2018 and was translated by Kari…

Rookie Bounty Hunter 101 (Part 2) by Steph Broadribb – guest post

Today I’m pleased to welcome Steph Broadribb to the blog. Steph is the author of Deep Down Dead and her latest novel, Deep Blue Trouble was published by Orenda Books on 5 January 2018. Today Steph is talking about being a rookie bounty hunter. This is the second part, the first part can be found…

Dialogue – how real is too real by Helen Fields – guest post

Today I’m pleased to welcome Helen Fields to the blog. Helen is the author of Perfect Remains and Perfect Prey. Her latest novel to feature detectives Luc Callanach and Ava Turner, Perfect Death, was published by Avon on 25 January 2018. Today Helen is talking about finding the right balance with dialogue. Dialogue – How…

Podcasts by Matt Wesolowski – guest post

Today I’m pleased to welcome Matt Wesolowski to the blog. Matt is the author of Six Stories and his latest novel, Hydra, was published by Orenda Books on 15 January 2018. Today Matt is talking about podcasts, which he uses as a narrative technique in his novels. Podcasts True Crime podcasting is in a golden…

Matt Wingett – Q&A

Today I’m pleased to welcome Matt Wingett to the blog. Matt is the author of The Snow Witch which was published by Life is Amazing on 1 September 2017. Matt kindly answered a few of my questions. 1. Tell us a little about The Snow Witch. Donitza, The Snow Witch, is a young woman on…

Elle Croft – Q&A

Today I’m pleased to welcome Elle Croft to the blog. Elle’s debut novel, The Guilty Wife was published by Orion on 25 January 2018. Elle kindly answered a few of my questions. 1. Tell us a little about The Guilty Wife. When Calum Bradley is found stabbed to death, photographer Bethany Reston is relieved that…

The Single Girls Calendar by Erin Green – extract

The Single Girls Calendar by Erin Green is published by Aria Fiction on 1 February 2018, in ebook format. Today, to celebrate publication, Aria Fiction have allowed me to share this extract with you. The MacDonald Burlington hotel looked nothing like Esmé imagined. Esmé envisaged that her arrival at the grand establishment would be on…

Eva Dolan – Q&A

Today I’m pleased to welcome Eva Dolan to the blog. Eva is the author of Long Way Home, Tell No Tales, After You Die and Watch Her Disappear, featuring Dectives Ziguc and Ferreira . Her latest novel, This Is How It Ends, is published by Bloomsbury Raven on 25 January 2018. Eva kindly answered a…