The Dating Detox by Gemma Burgess

Spellbound by Gemma Burgess’s second novel, A Girl Like Me, I dived into A Dating Detox with so enthusiasm and I wasn’t disappointed. Sass is fed up of relationship failures and decides she needs to take a break from the dating scene. In doing so she focuses her energies on herself. She discovers who she can really […]

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A Girl Like You by Gemma Burgess

I bought a new phone with an android operating system and with it came this smart little app for reading books! Needless to say I’m in my element 🙂 I love my kindle but its still so precious to me that I’m terrified of losing it when I’m out and about!  The first book sample […]

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You have to see this!

Family Magic Book Trailer Click here   Those of you who have been reading my blog over recent months know I have seriously fallen in love with Patti Larsen’s Hayle Coven Series … since I learned how to share Youtube videos on my blog 2 days ago I figured you all had to see this! I think I’m […]

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Relexing Research

One of worst things about my 5-9 (or 9-5 for some) and my student life, is it tires me out. I get physically and mentally drained. My head tightens up and I have to take breaks. I actually burn out after a few hours. Hence the 5-9. As a writer, I never feel like this. I can sit […]

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Post 2011 – Who am I? Where am I going in 2012?

This blog post is 10 days later than it usually is. My non-alcoholic NYE celebrations allow me to be up bright an early on the 1st January to reflect on the year gone by, aim high for the year to come and to wish you all a prosperous new year. A belated Happy New Years by […]

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The Wild: Patti Larsen – Book Review

So Santa Claus brought me a Kindle for Christmas and I’ve been itching to try it out… but with University and my part time job my writing time it limited – I’ve been saving my procrastination days for the excitement that is Patti Larsen’s The Hayle Coven Series. Just as you’d expect with so much […]

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Book of the Month: Demon Child by Patti Larsen

On the 17th December I learnt enthusiasm is infectious. I was over the moon to be asked to reviewing Patti Larsen’s The Hayle Coven Series again. Demon Child (Book 3) is explosive from the start. The chosen… the cleansing do gooders are out for revenge and Syd’s demon half is no longer prepared to play nice with Syd. […]

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Book Review: Witch Hunt by Patti Larsen

Once again I have been given the great honour of reviewing Patti Larsen’s The Hayle Coven Series. Witch Hunt (Book 2), is set six months after Family Magic. Syd and her wonderful sarcastic wit is back and juggling her magic with homework, her human first crush on the football star with her demon desire for […]

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The Back Up Plan

Every writer has dreams of world domination: Internationally best selling novels turned into box office hits, with chart topping stars recording the official soundtrack and merchandise flying of the shelves faster than it can be sold. The reality is only the few achieve this, many more achieve success as a full time writer/author, but its not as easy […]

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Introducing Tinsel and Tiaras: NaNo – WIP

Well, my 30 days of literary abandon well and truly went bust. I managed a pitiful 1,500 words. As you can see my plan of using the 30 minutes bus ride to University to write on my Blackberry didn’t work. What did happen however was I came up with a fabulous new plot for a […]

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