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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: Stolen Sister
Cover Love #books #amreading #coverlove
I read recently that the main purpose of a book cover is to attract the reader’s attention. Obviously, it should have something to do with the subject of the book too – you wouldn’t put an image of a vegetable … Continue reading
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Springtime in #Switzerland #SilentSunday (almost)…
I took these photos late last month. Remember in Anne of Green Gables, how Matthew goes to the station to collect – he thinks – an orphan boy to work on the farm? He finds Anne, and on the way … Continue reading
Posted in books, Life in Switzerland, The Writing Life, travel Tagged Anne of Green Gables, spring, Stolen Sister, Switzerland, The Writing Life Leave a comment
Not such a happy coincidence…
As coincidences go, it was a big one, and it nearly meant that one of my books wasn’t finished, never mind published. Going back a couple of years, I was watching a TV programme called The Heir Hunters, which was … Continue reading
Posted in books, My books, The Writing Life, travel Tagged Glasgow, Glasgow Hospice, Stolen Sister, the cover collection, Writing 3 Comments
NaNoWriMo ups and downs…
It started with a dream – something was buried in a garden… The idea swirled around in my head for a few days, becoming ever more detailed, so I noted it down. The note grew longer, and within a week … Continue reading
Posted in books, The Writing Life Tagged audiobooks, NaNoWriMo, Stolen Sister, Writing 4 Comments
Easter isn’t about confectionary, but for most of us, chocolate is involved somewhere along the way… Chocolate eggs… Chocolate bunny… Chocolate cake… Chocolate buttons… Chocolate ice cream… Chocolate biscuits… Chocolate sandwich… Hot chocolate… Or simply… chocolate… I wish you all … Continue reading
Posted in Life in Switzerland, My books Tagged chocolate, Easter, Stolen Sister 5 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
Pictures of a book… Stolen Sister
I’ve been holed up in my writing cave for many weeks now, getting the first draft of what will hopefully be book nine down – and yesterday, I typed THE END. (That’s my excuse for the lack of regular blog … Continue reading
Posted in books, My books, The Writing Life, travel Tagged Bloodhound Books, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Lake District, Stolen Sister, Writing 17 Comments