Tuesday 3rd March started out as a normal day: I got up and went to work. Part way through the morning, I noticed that fellow book blogger Rachel Gilbey had tagged me in a tweet, drawing my attention to the fact that SJV, Brand Development Director at Simon & Schuster, had a couple of spaces… Continue reading Simon & Schuster Spring Blogger Evening 2020 ~ @simonschusterUK @TeamBATC #TeamBATC
Happy Publication Week to international bestselling author Sheila O'Flanagan! Her latest novel Her Husband's Mistake hit the shelves in paperback yesterday. I am delighted to be a part of this blog tour celebrating Her Husband's Mistake and my thanks to Anne Cater for the invitation to take part. Scroll down to find out more about… Continue reading Spotlight on: Her Husband’s Mistake by Sheila O’Flanagan (@sheilaoflanagan) ~ @headlinepg ~ @annecater #RandomThingsTours #BlogTour
Happy Romance Reading Week! As it was Valentine's Day on Friday, it is the perfect week to celebrate romance books. The Romantic Novelists Association is celebrating it's 60th anniversary this year and to mark this amazing occasion, the RNA has launched a new Facebook group, the Romantic Fiction Book Club. The group is a warm… Continue reading Would you like to join the #RNA60 Romantic Fiction Book Club Facebook Group and win 60 Romantic Novels from 0ne More Chapter? @RNATweets @0neMoreChapter_ #RomanticFictionBookClub #RomFicBookClub
On Wednesday, I was lucky to be invited to an evening showcasing authors and their novels being published by HQ, Harper Collins in 2020. 15 authors had 60-seconds to pitch their story to a bunch of journalists, bloggers and authors. We heard a little about each book, the inspiration behind the stories, and why we… Continue reading HQ New Voices Fiction Showcase 2020 ~ @HQstories #HQNewVoices
Whilst putting together a blog post about my bookshop crawl for Independent Bookshop Week, I was inspired to write this little vignette. I hope you enjoy it! ~ Vignette ~ One Saturday in late June, 6 authors, a book blogger, and a young gentlemen, did 3 separate bookshop crawls around London, walking tens of thousands… Continue reading Vignette #IBW2017 #bookshopcrawl @liz_fenwick @FiHarper_Author @under_blue_sky @julie_cohen @shelleywriter @beecee
Last Saturday, 24th June, was the start of Independent Bookshop Week 2017 and it was also the annual bookshop crawl day. I wanted to put together a little timeline using my tweets from the day to document my first-ever bookshop crawl. I hope you enjoy it! As this was my first bookshop crawl, I… Continue reading Independent Bookshop Week Bookshop Crawl #IBW2017 #bookshopcrawl @booksaremybag @IndieBound_UK
Earlier this month, I signed up to Readers First, a new book reviewing community for the UK and Republic of Ireland. As a welcome gift, I was offered a free book from a choice of five and Christmas at Lilac Cottage by Holly Martin landed on my doormat last weekend!