I proudly present the amazing new cover for Mysterious Devices Book 4, The Engineer Wore Venetian Red. Isn’t it a beauty? Created by Seedlings Design Studio, with background image of the mission church by yours truly. Daisy and Freddie Linden pursue their missing father to the Californio capital of San Francisco de Assis, where political…

At Lancaster University, doctoral students in the English & Creative Writing Department typically graduate in December. Brrr. But despite that, my sweetie, who is nothing if not intrepid, suggested we combine a winter graduation with Christmas in London and a visit to the Christkindlmarkt in Bavaria. Shopping? I’m in! Then, last week, my supervisor told…

The fourth book in the “manor house” quartet Amazon | Apple Books | Kobo | B&N Nook The winds of change are blowing … Lady Claire is a big sister again with the arrival of little Caroline, and eight-year-old Nicholas is preparing to go to Eton. In an effort to make up for his less…