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Today is the day!

Realms of Fae and Shadow is live!  This book contains eight stories, one by me, which all lead into full fae series. I have read all of the other stories and thoroughly enjoyed them. I’ve also read some of the later books, those which are published already, and...
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Self-publishing 17: Blurbs & cover copy

For the next instalment of my series on self-publishing here is a short post on book blurbs. Once you are preparing to upload your manuscript and sell it you need to have a blurb – this is the few paragraphs of text that show on the book page on each retailer...
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New books coming soon!

If you’ve been following me on social media you will have seen hints that I have been working on a series about fae. And earlier in the year I mentioned it in my post on my publishing plans for the year I am now pleased to announce that the first book in the...
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Think Like A Writer In 10 Minutes A Day

Guest post by Katharine Grubb from 10 Minute Novelists Are you a writer? Or are you not one? Do you see yourself as a writer?  Have you fallen in love with the written word? Have you ever savored a story, wondered how words came together, longed to see your name...
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My ideal week: 2020 version

I find the start of a new school year to be a good time to work out how I’m going to structure my week and to come up with a vision of what my ideal week would look like. I start with the big things that can’t be moved, add in all the everyday things that...
Self-publishing 16: ISBNs

Self-publishing 16: ISBNs

To isbn or not to isbn? The answer to this isn’t as easy as you might think. Every book needs to have an international standard book number, as an ex-librarian (gosh that sounds weird to say!) I know it is important and ties into your book being able to be...