In praise of audiobooks

June is, apparently, Audiobook Appreciation Month. I didn’t actually know that when I sat down to write this blog, but it’s a very happy coincidence! I’ve been a big fan of audiobooks ever since I first discovered them about three years ago, and my library has rapidly grown. I generally use my one-a-month free credit…Read more »

When reality meets fiction

Like most authors, I imagine, I often get asked how much of my books are based on real people or events. The answer depends on which book you’re talking about, and also which characters, scenes, settings, situations, and emotions. Because, of course, a lot of what I write is entirely made up by my –…Read more »

Heroes Giveaway!

Woo hoo! Paperbacks of Never Too Late for Heroes arrived today and I’m sooooo excited! And because I’m excited, I’m doing a giveaway just in time for the launch (release date March 4th at Ylva, March 18th at Amazon etc). Two lucky winners will each receive a signed paperback of the book, plus a ridiculously…Read more »

Words, words, and more words!

I’ve been really fortunate this year with the time I’ve had available to write. Since moving to Germany in January I’ve not yet gone back to full-time work (although that may change soon), so I decided to make the most of the break and focus on two things: my writing, and learning German. The German…Read more »