Publication day for Italy Ever After is finally here! I've had a spate of lovely reviews this week on Netgalley, which have made me even more excited about Lou and Nick's love story hitting the shelves. ‘How I loved this book, so much so that I devoured it in one sitting!’ ‘Mack deftly serves you … Continue reading Publication Day for Italy Ever After
My book launch for Italy Ever After will be happening live on the Book and Tonic Facebook page at 6pm UK time on 12 May! Author Sarah Bennett has graciously offered to keep me company (nerves! NERVES!) so we'll keep the banter coming as we chat about Italy Ever After and take your questions. I … Continue reading Book Launch 12 May!
It's two weeks until Italy Ever After is out in the world and I'm thrilled it's been named an anticipated new release for May on the All About Romance review website. I'm doubly thrilled to be on the same list as the legendary Nora Roberts, whose books I have always devoured as quickly as I … Continue reading Two Weeks to Go
My Christmas Number One clocked up 300 reviews on Amazon UK yesterday! I never expected to get so much interest in my debut, because no one knows who I am, yet. But hopefully this is the start of a career that will last many more years, because I'm definitely doing what I love. It's very … Continue reading Review Milestone
I'm on Katie's blog today, talking about writing what I love. Check it out and follow Katie's blog for more about her gorgeous books. Guest Post on Katie's Blog
I'm gradually getting into the rhythm of being a writer, promoting one book, while writing another and planning another. I've been putting some of my favourite quotes from Italy Ever After onto little graphics to share around and I'll get some with review quotes from my publisher as the reviews trickle in. Everything's crossed that … Continue reading What’s Up Next?
Ever since I was a child dreaming up stories, music has always triggered ideas for me. I tend to have a few songs that get me in the zone for each book, as well as music that's woven into the story. It's fun to listen back over my music and note my fluctuating favourites and … Continue reading Music and Writing
I recorded a bit of a scene from Italy Ever After for Boldwood Bedtime Stories. Just to keep things exciting while we wait for 11 May! Meet the main character Lou as she works through the consequences of her nearly-finalised divorce and relates her awkward exchange with the hot teacher Mr Romano. https://youtu.be/uQ2Uo5Gab7U
I wanted to wait a little while before getting this out in the world, since the cover reveal was only on Monday, but it's so fantastic, I can't wait! I'm slowly learning how social media works anyway and I'll post it many more times over the next year, I'm sure. So you've seen it first … Continue reading Book Trailer – Italy Ever After
Today's the day I get to show you the fan-blinking-tastic cover for Italy Ever After! It captures the sun-drenched shores of Lake Garda well and I'm happy to say there is a ride on a Vespa in the story. Pre-order Italy Ever After here. Request on Netgalley here. Italy Ever After, out 11 May