A country house party. A broken friendship. A debt that must be paid in blood. When Lady Emilie Selwyn invites Andrew and Lady Claire Malvern to her very first country house party, Claire is delighted to offer her help—until she discovers that Peony Churchill is also on the guest list. But in supporting one friendship,…

Recently I’ve been around other authors a lot, enjoying the benefits of people who generously share what they know. My to-do list has been getting longer as a result, and full of more highlight pen colours! Some things are difficult to put in place (marketing plan for Germany, I’m looking at you). Others are very…

Join Sharon Ashwood, Rachel Goldsworthy, and me on our blog tour! We’ll be talking about the Corsair’s Cove Orchard series, and there will be fun chances to win books! October 1 Saph’s Books Ramblings of a Book Nerd October 2 The Book Junkie Reads (Interview) October 3 3 Partners in Shopping, Nana, Mommy, and Sissy,…

Over the years I’ve gone to a few writers’ retreats, from an adventure like a cruise with Cruising Writers to a few of us hanging out in someone’s living room and getting a chapter in on a Saturday. Some encourage attendees to Have a Plan (so many words per day, speaker in the evening, socializing…