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Authors Who Inspire Me…

What authors inspire me or influence my work is often a question that I’m asked so…

IT’S SAGA SATURDAY!! Please welcome award-winning saga author, Shirley Mann…

  So lovely to have you here, Shirley! I am looking forward to learning more about…

IT’S SAGA SATURDAY!! Character Interview – Mary Whitworth-Baines from M W Arnold’s Wild Blue Yonder…

Character Interview – Mary Whitworth-Baines   Hello Mary and welcome. Could you tell us a little…

IT’S SAGA SATURDAY!! Please welcome my friend and author Jennifer Ash…

  This week I am thrilled to welcome my friend and prolific writer, Jennifer Ash to…

IT’S SAGA SATURDAY!! Please welcome multi-published saga author Glenda Young….

  1.)              Do you use pictures as inspiration at the start of a book?  Yes! In…

IT’S SAGA SATURDAY!! My Monthly Book Review – The Mersey Angels by Sheila Riley…

MY REVIEW This month’s book review is for The Mersey Angels by Shiela Riley…the second book…

My August Giveaway is LIVE!!

  I can’t believe it is August! Summer is passing by far too quickly so it’s…

IT’S SAGA SATURDAY!! So happy to welcome author Vicki Beeby to my blog today…

The first two novels in my Women’s Auxiliary Air Force series were set mostly in the…

IT’S SAGA SATURDAY!! Story inspiration with saga author Juliet Greenwood…

  How my family history inspired ‘The Girl with the Silver Clasp’ Juliet Greenwood I loved…

My Monthly Book Review – Heresy by SJ Parris…

 A friend of mine recommended this series to me because she knows I love history and…

IT’S SAGA SATURDAY!! Pull up a seat as I ask saga author Joanna Toye some questions…

                    Thanks so much for inviting me…

The Importance of Secondary Characters…

  As a romance writer, my books will always have a hero and heroine – that…

IT’S SAGA SATURDAY!! My Monthly Book Review – Dark Days for the Tobacco Girls by Lizzie Lane…

  MY REVIEW Dark Days for the Tobacco Girls is the second book in the Tobacco…

IT’S SAGA SATURDAY!! Please welcome saga author Michelle Rawlins…

  Hi Michelle! So happy to welcome you to my blog for the first time –…

IT’S SAGA SATURDAY!! Re-publishing news from saga author, Tania Crosse…

Welcome back to my blog, Tania! I’m absolutely thrilled to bits that JOFFE BOOKS have now…

IT’S SAGA SATURDAY!! Hope you enjoy my interview with Aria saga author, Elaine Roberts…

Thank you for inviting me to your blog, Rachel. You’re welcome! It’s great to have you…

IT’S SAGA SATURDAY!! Please welcome historical fiction author Jan Casey…

 Hi Jan! I am so happy to welcome you to Saga Saturday for the very first…

IT’S SAGA SATURDAY! Please welcome historical fiction author Janet Wertman…

  Hi Janet! I am so excited to have you here – as an absolute Tudor…