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This is the place where you’ll find all the latest news about my books, appearances and anything else I can think of.  You’ll find a concise list of upcoming appearances here and of course, you can always sign up to my monthly newsletter here.

Greetings Cards from Me

Greetings Cards from Me

I am asked quite a lot if I would send someone a card so I thought I'd have some printed and make it part of the service. For £5.50 (all profits to Yorkshire Cat Rescue) you can request a card from me to be sent to a loved one for any occasion - including Christmas....

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DO YOU WANT YOUR NAME FEATURED IN A DAILY TRUMPET ARTICLE?

DO YOU WANT YOUR NAME FEATURED IN A DAILY TRUMPET ARTICLE?

In book 21 - the DAILY TRUMPET IS BACK... and here is your chance to have your name (or a friend's name) featured in one of the famous misprints which will be printed next year. It will be at my discretion which article I will pair the name to, but I will show you...

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Listen to me on a podcast?

If you want to hear me waxing lyrical about my new book - here's a Podcast that you might be interested in. I give you - The Northern Connection Podcast! And here I am (along with a feature by Dorothy Koomson) on the Quick Books Podcast! 

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Pre-Order Treats – WIN a Betty’s Hamper!

Pre-Order Treats – WIN a Betty’s Hamper!

If you preorder my book before 28th September you can upload the receipt and be in with a chance of winning a glorious Betty's hamper Also if you preorder directly with the Book Vault (across all social media as @thebookvault07 - or ring 01226 281945) you can pick up...

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Worldwide Shipping (FREE!)

So many people ask us where they can get our books from when they live outside the UK. The Book Depository offer free shipping worldwide so that might solve your problem for you. You're welcome! x

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Birds and the Bees for only 99p!

Birds and the Bees for only 99p!

Roll up, roll up for a bargain! My Birds and the Bees is only 99p throughout the whole of June for your Kindles (Kobo and iBooks from 6-26th June). If you want to read a little bit more about it, then look on my books page. There are the buying links there (see I make...

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A Poem for the Jubilee

A Poem for the Jubilee

The Yorkshire Society asked me to pen a poem for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee - so I did. It took me a while to find an angle to be honest and then, as ideas do, I heard the word 'limousine' and I thought 'Ooh that rhymes with Queen' and blow me then, it was like a...

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Love Stories to raise funds for Ukraine support

Love Stories to raise funds for Ukraine support

I am so very pleased to have been asked to take part in this lovely project. Love Stories is an ebook and is comprised of lots of heartwarming stories from authors such as Jane Fallon, Cathy Bramley, Adele Parks, Katie Fforde, me - LOADS of us. It's only £2.99 for...

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BOOK 20 – AN ANNOUNCEMENT!

BOOK 20 – AN ANNOUNCEMENT!

I have the greatest pleasure in announcing the title of my 20th book (I KNOW - how did that happen!). It's called 'Together, Again' and it will be published on September 29th 2022 in hardback. I can't wait to see what the art department do with the cover! What's it...

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