I'm really excited to share the cover for my new book The Vacancy, which is coming out 5th August. Here's the blurb: Running from her past, Rachel answers an advert to be a live-in assistant to glamorous and eccentric author Dorothy Winters. But behind the closed doors of Dorothy's house, she quickly discovers that nothing … Continue reading The Vacancy
Do you love reading? Fancy joining a new, fun online book club? A NOVEL BOOK CLUB is a friendly group for bookworms run by four authors. Every other month we will vote for a book to read together then have a full discussion afterwards. In between, we will chat about current reads, share our book … Continue reading Come and join our new book club!
The Polish edition of Only a Mother is out now! TYLKO MATKA… Erica Wright nie musiała ścierać ze ścian swojego domu napisu „MORDERCA” od ponad roku. Życie powoli wracało do normy. Ale kobieta wie, że jej syn, Craig, wkrótce zostanie wypuszczony z więzienia. A wtedy z jej życia znów zniknie spokój. …BY MU UWIERZYŁA Erica … Continue reading Tylko Matka
Here's a sneak peek of the audio version, narrated by the very talented Helen Keeley. The whole story is available from Audible here
‘Nana,’ says a little voice in my ear. It’s my favourite of all the names people call me: Nana, Mum, Rose, that nosy old woman at number fifteen. ‘Are you all right, Nana?’ It’s Izzy, my six-year-old granddaughter, yet I keep my eyes closed. I don’t want to worry her, but I’m too scared to … Continue reading Short Story Time
Now available in ebook! Can you ever really know your neighbours? When human remains are found in a ground floor flat, the residents of Nelson Heights are shocked to learn that there was a dead body in their building for nearly two years. Sarah lives at the flat above and after the remains are found, … Continue reading The Woman Downstairs is out now!
Publication day for ONLY A MOTHER is getting closer! ONLY A MOTHER . . . Erica Wright hasn’t needed to scrub ‘MURDERER’ off her house in over a year. Life is almost quiet again. Then her son, Craig, is released from prison, and she knows the quiet is going to be broken. COULD BELIEVE HIM … Continue reading ‘Only a Mother’ will be published 27th December 2018
Here are two things I know about my mother: 1. She had dark hair, like mine. 2. She wasn’t very happy at the end. Anna has always believed that her mother, Debbie, died 30 years ago on the night she disappeared. But when her father gets a strange note, she realises that she’s never been … Continue reading 11 Missed Calls
Thanks for inviting me onto your blog, Libby. At least I think so - I have just spent the last twenty minutes tidying my study for the photograph! Hm, still doesn’t look very tidy, but it’s certainly the place where I’m most focused and productive! So, my writing day… I’ve hardly done anything at all … Continue reading Guest Post: My writing day by Caroline England
Before I began writing novels, this was a question I often asked myself. I thought novelists belonged to a special kind of club only accessible if you knew someone already in it. I had only written short stories up until then and I wrote alone – I thought that was how it should be done. … Continue reading Is it ‘who you know’, or ‘what you know’? Does having industry contacts help a writer get a book deal?