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Hello! I’m so excited to share with you my new adventure…The Happy Author! What is that exactly? Well, it’s a podcast and a series of posts that come together to form a writing guide for aspiring authors and anyone who loves books. ⁠ ⁠ Why? Because o …

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New Edition, New Cover

News klaxon!! All My Lies Are True has a brand new cover for paperback! I love the hardback cover (the model Jocelyn is as lovely as she is beautiful) but we’ve decided to change things up on the cover front. Have you noticed that a lot of books that c …

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What Black Panther did for me

I’d been waiting on the Black Panther film since I saw Captain America: Civil War in 2016. I’ve always been a comic book fan and have indulged my love with the movies over the years. So when it was released in February 2018, I walked into the cinema ex …

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THE ICE CREAM GIRLS: 8 BOOK & TV DIFFERENCES

         All My Lies Are True, the sequel to my bestselling novel The Ice Cream Girls, is just around the corner. If you haven’t read the book and only saw the TV mini-series loosely based on the book or decide to track down the series to watch in …

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Film & TV news

Not sure if you saw the news that the screen rights for Tell Me Your Secret have been optioned by Silver Milk and Nicholas Pinnock, who played Doctor Evan in the TV version of The Ice Cream Girls.

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It’s Nearly Here . . .

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All My Lies Are True

Find out more about All My Lies Are True here: All My Lies Are True And buy it here: Buy All My Lies Are True

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Mothering Heights

Read this guest post by Sharon Wright about her book, The Mother of the Brontës: When Maria Met Patrick I wrote the book that could never be written. Writing it took over my whole life for a long while but The Mother of the Brontës: When Maria Met Patr …

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Find My Verity

Headline launches open casting call for the new Dorothy Koomson audiobook to bring more black voices to audiobook narration . . . Headline and Dorothy Koomson have launched an open casting call to find a new narrator for the audio edition of Dorothy Ko …

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The Thing About Revenge. . .

In Tell Me Your Secret, one of the characters is out for revenge. Is she justified or will she be damaging herself and everyone around her?  ‘Revenge is a dish best served cold’ I think that’s the revenge quote I have heard most over the years. And it’ …

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