Saving the Lakeside Hotel and Return to the Lakeside Hotel are just 99p on kindle for a few days!
Saving the Lakeside Hotel
‘Armchair travel at its best!’
‘a stonking good read’
‘A brilliant read & highly recommended’
The Cold Cold Sea
‘An emotional read, a turbulent read.’
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Tag Archives: Alison Baillie
I #amwriting, #travel in Switzerland and a Chill award!
It’s been a busy week here in N.E Switzerland. On Monday, I travelled to Zürich to meet up with writing friends Louise Mangos – who’s coming on the blog later this month with her choice of Classic Comfort books – … Continue reading
Posted in books, Life in Switzerland, My books, The Writing Life, travel Tagged Alison Baillie, books, editing, Hobeck Books, Louise Mangos, Writing Leave a comment
2020 – the year that was…
Well. I usually give my New Year post the subheading: the best of times and the worst of times. But there wasn’t much about 2020 that was ‘best’, though we can sum up the lowlights of the past twelve months … Continue reading
Posted in books, Life in Switzerland, My books, The Writing Life Tagged 2020, Alison Baillie, Cass Grafton, coronavirus, Daria's Daughter, Hobeck Books, Jill Marsh, Louise Mangos, New Year Leave a comment
Sweet ‘n’ Sour books from…Scotland
I spent the first twenty-two years of my life in Scotland, so a sweet ‘n’ sour post from north of the border is a must. Mind you, it wasn’t until I came to Switzerland that I met Alison Baillie and … Continue reading
Posted in books, Scotland, The Writing Life, travel Tagged Alison Baillie, Jo Bartlett, Scotland 7 Comments
The ‘A’ books… #A-Z books 📚
This is an adaptation of something I saw on Twitter recently – people were posting 26 books in 26 days, each title beginning with a different letter of the alphabet. (Don’t worry, I’m planning on taking around 26 months to … Continue reading
Posted in books, The Writing Life Tagged #A-Z books, Alison Baillie, children's books, Chosen Child, crime fiction, Stolen Sister Leave a comment
A Fractured Winter… with Alison Baillie
It’s lovely having guests on my blog, and even better when I know them in person as well as on social media. Alison Baillie lives a short train journey away from me, so she’s a ‘close’ friend in more ways … Continue reading
Posted in books, Guest Posts Tagged A Fractured Winter, Alison Baillie, book location, Louise Mangos, new release, Sewing the Shadows Together, Switzerland, Writing 8 Comments
Over the sea to… Friedrichshafen
Our lake – Lake Constance – is huge. 536 square kilometres, to be exact. Standing on the banks on a misty day, you can almost imagine you’re gazing out over the Atlantic. The photo below was taken from the Austrian … Continue reading