ARTS AND CRAFTS GARDENS

Today I welcome Charlotte Betts to The Writers’ Hub. Her new book The Fading of the Light was published on Friday. It is the second in a Trilogy set in Edwardian Port Isaac and a few other locations. The Artists’ Community are trying to be self-sufficient and several characters amidst family and friendship dramas create a fascinating garden. Clearly Charlotte … Read More

Five Things I Have Learned as a Professional Writer

Today I welcome Colette  McCormick to the Writers’ Hub. She has just published a heart warming and emotional woman’s fiction novel , Things I should Have Said and Done. I have read a few of Colette’s novels as in the past we have written for the same publisher. I can highly recommend them all. This one is waiting my read … Read More

The Poison Keeper by Deborah Swift

Today I welcome writer, Deborah Swift to The Writers’ Hub. Her new book, The Poison Keeper, has just been published. It has dropped onto my kindle. The story is based on a real poisoner who lived in 17th century Venice. Deborah is a superb author. I have read every one of her books and can’t wait to dive into this … Read More

Meet my Guest Author and Something Wicked by Tom Williams

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May I introduce the novelist Tom Williams who has a superb new book out called Something Wicked. It’s a crime novel, a fantasy crime novel, a work of magic realism that is thrillingly influenced by his love for Buenos Aires and Tango. It cannot get better for this reader because I absolutely love Buenos Aires and I have watched Tango … Read More

Meet Judith Arnopp and read her Historical Fiction Writing Tips

I have, for many years, enjoyed Judith Arnopp’s Historical Fiction. I first read her eleventh century novels eight years ago and I am currently reading her Tudor novels. Judith is pure gold as a writer. Her novels flow and the writing is vivid, so when I was asked if I would host her tips for writing Historical Fiction on the … Read More

The Time Team Connection by Jenny Kane

I welcome Jenny Kane to The Writers’ Hub today. I have read and loved her new novel Autumn Leaves at Mill Grange. This story is a complex , delightful, beautifully written novel which include a theme close to my heart, that of archeology. It is also a gorgeous romantic novel. I adore Time Team so please do read on.   … Read More

A Village by the Sea by Lynne Shelby

Today I welcome Lynne Shelby, fabulous writer of contemporary romance to The Writer’s Hub. I read her latest book, The Summer of Taking Chances and absolutely loved it. It is so clever and well-written I am determined to read her previous novels. This afternoon, she is sharing  her research  on location for this delightful novel with us.   A Village … Read More

Carol McGrath My Writing Place

Far away, in the very south of the Peloponnese, in The Greek Mani, you will find the place where I enjoy writing my books. All my novels have been written or edited in an upstairs bedroom/office in our Greek House. It has a sea view. You can just about see that in the pictures below. During the winter in England, … Read More

What Inspired Gilli Allan and Visit her Book ‘Buried Treasure,’

Meet today’s guest to The Writer’s Hub, Gilli Allan, whose excellent novel Buried Treasure has been republished with a gorgeous cover. Gilli Allan began to write in childhood – a hobby pursued throughout her teenage. Writing was only abandoned when she left home, and real life supplanted the imaginary kind.   After a few false starts she worked longest and … Read More