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?
It's publication day for my fourth book in the Spotlight Series, Keeping up with the Kershaws. In all honesty I have barely been able to focus on this publication day. It's been at the bottom of my pile of priorities. Not because I don't love the book. But because my youngest son has been on … Continue reading Publication day!
Every year when Dancing on Ice hits our screens, the rumour mill cranks into high gear about who is hooking up off the ice. It's not surprising that romances happen given the intense hours the pros and celebrities spend together in training and rehearsals. My Dancing on Ice inspired novel, Strictly on Ice, aims to … Continue reading Love on the ice…?
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
What makes you feel Christmassy? One of the things I love about this season is the moving sound of the Salvation Army brass bands, playing on snowy streets in the winter. It never fails to make me teary-eyed. My new book, Strictly Christmas Spirit, was based on some of my own real-life experiences when I … Continue reading The TRUE story behind Strictly Christmas Spirit
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 love a good romance, but for me, it needs to have a happy ending. I feel so terribly disappointed when there isn't a happy ever after, although I know that sometimes the story just has to finish that way. For example, the ending of Me before you, by Jo Jo Moyes, had me in … Continue reading Happy ever afters
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!
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