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Murder Mystery and Mayhem on the Railways 2 Days to GO!


  Hello again Readers, almost time for my new book, just a few more days. Herewith some information and this time it gets serious. In the last blog I detailed how robbers took to the rails and how some went … Continue reading

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A year in the Life of an Indie Writer


Hello again Readers Exactly one year ago today I uploaded my first book to the Kindle Book Store on Amazon. Launched on a wing  and a prayer, it was the realisation of a dream. I sent no drafts away  to … Continue reading

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Chapter 1 Arsenic Sally ; Or the Curious Case of the Eastwood Poisoner


Hello again readers, I have posted the first chapter of my second and latest book in  this blog. Please feel free to read if yo wish and make any comments. The book is another deeply researched true crime novel set … Continue reading

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Arsenic Sally is Go! One Day to Launch!


Hello again readers Just one more day and my second and latest book will be one sale on Easter Sunday  on Amazon in e-book format for £2.01. Why the odd penny? That is because Amazon set the lowest prices for … Continue reading

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Arsenic Sally is Go! Two days to launch! Cover Reveal and more details


Hello again readers,more details now about my new and second book Arsenic Sally. You should also get a first look at the first cover design, I am in the process of adjusting it slightly so its a work in progress…. … Continue reading

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Arsenic Sally is Go! Three Days to Launch


Hello again Readers As promised here is the third instalment about my new and  second true crime book. Two people have  been sent to trial at the twice yearly assizes,one man and one woman. The rumour is that the man … Continue reading

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Arsenic Sally is Go! Four Days to Launch. The Coroners Inquest


Hello Readers Just four more days and my second book should be available on  Amazon. Here as promised is Part 2 of how the book was created. The opening chapters of the book  deal with a very long and difficult … Continue reading

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