THE BIG REVEAL. (drum roll!) There are two books coming this year - books set in the same time period in the lives of the Belleville family, beginning in 1968 when the next generation are young adults.
1950s fashion: How Julia and Catherine might have dressed
I wanted to share this little bit of Friday frivolity - these images are from this website selling custom-made frocks - and I thought just how much this range was inspired by the 1950s. I can certainly see my character Catherine Cavendish in the little black number - and Julia in the two full … Continue reading 1950s fashion: How Julia and Catherine might have dressed
For British readers: Your history within my Belleville novels
For British readers: Read your history within the pages of my Belleville novels
The pleasure of writing the story of the Belleville family
My one hope is that my readers enjoy reading the books as much as I enjoyed writing them.
Talking about ‘To Love, Honour & Betray’
I always find there is a slight problem in talking about a new book that no one has yet read .... because I don't want to give away the key dramatic moments in the book, so I am left talking about the characters (those who share some characteristics with some of my late family members) … Continue reading Talking about ‘To Love, Honour & Betray’
Read a free excerpt from To Love, Honour & Betray
This morning, I've uploaded the first four chapters of To Love, Honour & Betray, book 2 of the Belleville family trilogy. I expect the e-book to be released around 7 July and the print edition to follow shortly after. In the meantime I invite you to read the first four chapters FREE on my website … Continue reading Read a free excerpt from To Love, Honour & Betray
Announcing publication Date: To Love, Honour & Betray
To Love, Honour & Betray Book 2 of the Belleville Family saga ISBN 9780994327611 A$24.95 print paperback - pre-order & special price now available at www.pmabooks.com ISBN 9780994327628 - ebook (except Kindle) - available soon Kindle edition will be uploaded in the next couple of days Well, I've finished the book .... no more tweaking … Continue reading Announcing publication Date: To Love, Honour & Betray
To Love, Honour & Betray: cover preview
To Love, Honour & Betray cover preview
Excuse me, but wasn’t I meant to spend the day writing?
It is a giant mistake to think you can give your website an update in half an hour. I tell you now that is impossible, so the several Sunday hours I should have spent with my characters, progressing their lives and loves, I instead spent updating my website and learning more about the capabilities of … Continue reading Excuse me, but wasn’t I meant to spend the day writing?
What’s next? To Love, Honour & Betray
What's next? Well I've been busy writing Book 2 of my Belleville family series. It will be entitled 'To Love, Honour & Betray' ......... but that's all I am saying at this stage. Sometimes I find writing just flows, other times it's a challenge, but I remember that old adage about just getting it written. … Continue reading What’s next? To Love, Honour & Betray