I have validated my word count for this year’s National Novel Writing Month – just over 52,000 words! This is just the start, however. Since I never write in the right order, I now have to sort out the scenes and start the editing. That is the most tedious part, so there is still a long way to go. Then I have to get a proof-reader and beta readers, etc, etc.
Still, every journey begins with one step and this is a pretty large one!
The new novel is called Distant Echoes. Watch this space for a preview of the cover!
Great news! Our book, The Box Under the Bed, is ranking higher than Stephen King on Amazon!! Wow!
If you haven’t had a look at it here is the link – twenty authors, twenty styles, something for everyone (and I’m in it too!) 😉 – oh and if you read it, PLEASE post a short review!
Thank you x
‘The Box Under the Bed’ – the anthology of scary stories by 20 authors (including me!) is being offered for FREE on Kindle so go and grab a copy NOW!
It’s only going to be free for today (11th October) so don’t delay! He who hesitates is lost!
Here is the link – just click here for Amazon UK and here for Amazon US! Enjoy!
(And please give us a review when you have read it – they are so important for us as self-published authors – thanks!!)
Although I have had a book page on Facebook for some time, I have only just got around to creating an Author Page – better late than never, I suppose!
Anyway, please have a look and ‘like/follow’ the page for updates and news about my books and stories here!
One of my Ricardian short stories, Repercussions, has been selected to appear in The Box Under The Bed, a collection of spooky, eerie and macabre stories compiled by best-selling author Dan Alatorre… just in time for Halloween. 🎃💀
Here is the link to pre-order and it’s only 99p! If you do pre-order it, you will receive an exclusive bonus story by Dan Alatorre himself, which won’t be available after the launch! The stories have been written by twenty or more authors, some of whom are best-selling and some who have never been published before. Take a look – you might find a new favourite!
Don’t delay, click here today!
Dickon’s Diaries is available FREE until Thursday 20th July, so don’t hesitate and get along to this page and download it to your Kindle now!! And please don’t forget to give us a review when you have read it!
Here is a link to my interview for the Ricardian Chronicle.
There are two new Kindle countdown deals on:
Richard Liveth Yet – until 27th (US) / 28th (UK) April only 99c/99p to download
Dickon’s Diaries – until 30th April also only 99c (US)/99p (UK)!!
Rose experiments with Wicca, helped by her friend, Frances, who is a devotee. She finds she enjoys the relaxing meditation she experiences in a Wicca house in Canewdon, Essex, even though she knows Richard would not approve of ‘witchcraft’. That is why I chose the title ‘Witches’ Brew’ by Janie Jones (click link to see video) for this song. It is a sixties one hit wonder, which I loved when I was a child.
Witch on a broomstick
You may download the ‘Richard Liveth Yet’ trilogy or buy a print version by clicking here
When Susan Lamb and I wrote Dickon’s Diaries, we weren’t sure how it would be received. It is purposely written in mock mediaeval speech which we knew some might find difficult and we wondered whether everyone would ‘get’ our sense of humour. Well, so far we have had one 1-star review (which mentions the mediaeval speech) and twelve 5-star ones!
Here is the latest one:
Keeps you Laughing!