Archive for January, 2010

The British Larder

Friday, January 29th, 2010 Posted in Books | Comments Off on The British Larder

I've discovered a fascinating and useful website - The British Larder. Scrumptious recipes with clear instructions and excellent photographs to make your mouth water. Also, interesting comment and information accompany the recipes. Interested in cooking or finding your way around, ...

Books From My Bookshelves 9, 22 January 2010

Thursday, January 21st, 2010 Posted in Books, BOOKS FROM MY BOOKSHELVES | 2 Comments »

A  sumptuous book, recently published now stands on my bookshelves holding its own among the books with the sea as their subject.  EMPIRE OF THE SEAS by Brian Lavery, an expert on Naval subjects,  is linked to the TV series of ...

The Birth of a New Novel

Tuesday, January 19th, 2010 Posted in News | Comments Off on The Birth of a New Novel

My latest novel  is  in the hands of my publisher!!!! Yipee!!!! Hi, don't be in such a hurry to relax. You'll now have to think of the next one !!  Hold on before you start saying  'Told you so.'   I already ...

The Big Sky

Tuesday, January 19th, 2010 Posted in Books | 1 Comment »

The snow and ice we have suffered since mid-December trapped me in my house - I only got out to cross the road to the village shop with extreme care. I did not venture any fiurther - I had no ...

The Independent on Sunday/Romantic Novelists Association

Friday, January 15th, 2010 Posted in Books | 1 Comment »

I was interviewed yesterday by a journalist for The Independent on Sunday. He is doing a feature article about romantic fiction and had got my name from the Romantic Novelists Association. He is involving three authors - two females  and ...

Books From My Bookshelves 8. Jan 12th

Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 Posted in Books, BOOKS FROM MY BOOKSHELVES | 3 Comments »

My Christmas wouldn't be Christmas without receiving a book of one kind or another. More of that later but there is one I want to mention now  - my Christmas present to me!       It hasn't a place on my bookshelves ...

Blogging Again

Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 Posted in Books | 5 Comments »

Been neglecting my blog.  Can't blame the snow for that!  We have had a considerable covering but not as bad as some places. Used to like it when I was younger but not now! I've stayed indoors since Christmas except ...