Friday Faves | Favourite Characters

Originally posted on Heather Reviews:
For this week’s Friday Faves, I want to talk about some characters that have stuck with me after finishing a book. These were characters that – for whatever reason – I fell completely in love with and wanted to wrap in a blanket so that no harm would ever come…

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Using Tinder to Promote ‘Mary’s the Name’

(Please note: all screenshots were taken with the other person’s permission) These days, everyone’s after new ways of advertising and promoting. More importantly, everyone’s after free ways of advertising and promoting. My publisher, Cranachan, asked me to think of as many creative ways to publicise Mary’s the Name as I could. Having used Tinder (not very successfully) before, I knew […]

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Mary Christmas (…sorry)

It’s been a busy little period recently, book-wise! Saturday November 26th saw the cover of ‘Mary’s the Name’ revealed online. Putting a single image out there to define your entire book, which you’ve worked on for years, is quite a scary thing. We might not like to admit it, but we DO judge books by […]

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Wait, you’re still editing?

Since signing my contract to publish ‘Mary’s the Name’, the question I’m most often asked is: ‘What’s the latest with the book?’ And no matter how much time seems to pass, my answer comes back the same: ‘Still just editing to get it perfect.’ Which, let’s face it, is the most boring thing you can […]

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