Welcome to my website.
My third Victorian novel, The Guardian Angel is due out in September. This is about a girl from the workhouse who is employed as nursemaid to a young boy who can’t speak.
This is the cover. Look out for it in September.
Please feel free to browse the website pages and learn about my writing.You’ll find the the latest news and promotions on this page. About is where you can read a little about me and my writing. Books takes you to the books where you can buy a book or an e-book. All my books are available for Kindle and Kindle Unlimited. Signed copies of the paperbacks are available through this website p&p free in the UK. Payment via Paypal or by cheque. They can also be ordered online from Waterstones or in person from your local bookshop. See book pages for details.
There’s a free short story every month here.
Gallery is where you can see my photo collection. How may writers can you spot here.
Delighted to have a story in Take a Break’s Fiction Feast June edition. Made the front cover too.
The Water Gypsy was launched in a bar in Malta on my birthday. (I’m not saying which birthday, or which bar.) This book is special to me as it reflects the life of a girl from a poor background who struggles against the prejudice and hypocrisy of Victorian society. Read more here.
The Watercress Girls, a Victorian mystery, also features girls from an impoverished background and highlights the difficult choices they have to make and the limited opportunities open to them. Read more here
The Cappuccino Collection – 20 stories to warm the heart contains previously published short stories, some in magazines, others on the internet. There are romantic, humorous and twist in the tale stories, so something for everyone. Read more here.
The Water Gypsy and The Watercress Girls have both been chosen as a Finalist in The Wishing Shelf Awards and received 5* Reviews. The Water Gypsy was described as ‘Atmospheric and gripping’ The Watercress Girls as ‘Powerfully Written’.The endings were particularly mentioned as being ‘Excellent’. Visit their website here
My books have also also received fantastic reviews from readers.
Please take the time to read and enjoy my books. If you have any comments I’d be delighted to hear from you. Please use the ‘Contacts’ page. Many thanks for taking an interest in my books.
I am delighted to be a member of The Alliance of Independent Authors,a font of all wisdom when it comes to publishing my books. See their website here