Archive for October, 2010

Banishing the gloom.

Sunday, October 31st, 2010 Posted in Books | Comments Off on Banishing the gloom.

Bit  of a gloom today. Middlesbrough were beaten yesterday by the bottom club and so are firmly placed in the relegation zone of the Championship. Two years ago they were Premiership. So sad. Backroom mistakes? Who knows? Only those in ...

Judi Dench

Friday, October 29th, 2010 Posted in Books, BOOKS FROM MY BOOKSHELVES | Comments Off on Judi Dench

I have just finished AND FURTHERMORE, Judi Dench's autobiography. It now has a place on my bookshelves. As a fan of this great actress, naturally I enjoyed it. It is a refreshing, pleasant autobiography concerned chiefly with her career as ...


Saturday, October 23rd, 2010 Posted in Books | Comments Off on Western

[caption id="attachment_650" align="alignleft" width="194" caption="Guns Along The Brazo"][/caption] Hired gun, rustlers, murders, revenge - problems for Dan McCoy, Sheriff of Red Springs. My latest Western in Large Print by publisher Magna Dales Large Print. First published in hardback by Robert Hale in ...

Jessica Blair ebooks

Wednesday, October 20th, 2010 Posted in Books | 3 Comments »

Jessica Blair books coming as ebooks: 02 December 2010 The Seaweed Gatherers, A Distant Harbour, The Restless Spirit, The Other Side of the River, The Red Shawl, Storm Bay. 03 March 2011 Secrets of a Whitby Girl. o7 April 2011 Portrait of Charlotte, ...


Monday, October 18th, 2010 Posted in Books, BOOKS FROM MY BOOKSHELVES | 1 Comment »

Dorling Kindersley are experts at producing big, highly illustrated, factual books that are attractive, readable and engaging. EXPLORERS which has found a place on my bookshelves is no exception. It follows exploration from the first steps of man in the ...

Jessica Blair

Sunday, October 17th, 2010 Posted in Books | 1 Comment »

[caption id="attachment_641" align="alignleft" width="188" caption="Secrets of A Whitby Girl"][/caption]   Cover for book to be published on 3rd March 2011 in hardback by Piatkus an imprint of Little Brown Book Group


Saturday, October 16th, 2010 Posted in Books | 1 Comment »

My latest Western published in Large Print by Magna Large Print Books Originally published in hardback by Hale in 1964My latest Western published in large print by Magna Large Print Books; originally published in hardback by Robert Hale in 1964