I'm thrilled today to reveal the gorgeous cover of book 5 in the Spotlight Series! The Great Christmas Cook-Off will be out on the 15th November 2022. It’s the festive showdown to end all festive showdowns … “Queen of Chocolate” Beatrice Wodehouse, known for her decadent desserts, is ready to go head to head with … Continue reading Cover reveal!
It's been a while since I blogged. We've had a very stressful house move, and I've been rushed off my feet. I am only now finding some time to breathe. I have the edits through for my next book in the Spotlight Series. This one is another reality TV themed romance-fest! Inspired by a particular … Continue reading The end?
I love watching I’m a Celebrity... Get me out of here! I grew up with Ant and Dec on TV, first of all on Byker Grove, then later on SMTV: Live, and I love the fact they now present one of my favourite shows. The programme has been running since 2002 and has seen some … Continue reading I’m a Celebrity – best moments
Strictly Come Dancing is one of the most popular shows on our screens, and it's had some amazing moments - high-scoring routines, romantic dramas, snipes and fallouts, giving me lots of inspiration for my latest novel Strictly Christmas Spirit. The show has also had some real ground-breaking moments. Let's find out what firsts Strictly has … Continue reading Strictly Come Dancing – groundbreakers
It's here! Book three in the Spotlight Series has landed! Strictly Christmas Spirit is my first ever Christmas novel, and I absolutely loved writing it, not least because some of the book is inspired by my own life experiences (a topic I'll be blogging about very soon!) Strictly Christmas Spirit has a touch of Strictly … Continue reading Publication day – Strictly Christmas Spirit
I had a very very good weekend folks. Very good indeed. Wanna know why? Oh go on, then, as I'm just itching to tell you. Strictly on Ice this weekend gained best seller flags on Amazon in the UK, Canada, and Australia! I am absolutely thrilled! I hope people love the story of Katie and … Continue reading A best-seller!
Some of the biggest, most popular shows on TV feature celebrities learning something new (and sometimes failing miserably!) Who doesn't love watching a famous person turn their formidable talents to a totally new discipline? Personally, I adore shows like these, and they helped to inspire my Spotlight Series of books. Strictly on Ice was heavily … Continue reading Can’t teach a celeb new tricks?
In the 1990s and early 2000s, boyband stars were kings. My bedroom was plastered with posters of Take That, the Backstreet Boys, *NSYNC, Boyzone, and Westlife. I listened to A1’s albums on repeat, sang along to Blue, danced along to Five, swooned to Boyz II Men. So when I was writing my latest heart throb … Continue reading Top of the Pops
I’m a big fan of survival shows. I love the drama, the shock factor, the entertainment. Survival shows inspired my latest novel Celebrity SOS: Love Survives, about a group of British celebrities in Alaska. Two of the group, Finn and Katerina, share a past and must find a way to survive not just blizzards and … Continue reading Love survives
I don’t know what it is about survival shows and films that enthralls me so much. I just love to see people tackle the most inhospitable environments, watching as they take on parched deserts and wild jungles, scale mountains and battle blizzards, all from the comfort of my own sofa. Survival shows have long fascinated … Continue reading The thrill of survival