Scandalous Monarchs

| November 25, 2016

For the final stop of my book tour for the paperback version of Illustrated Kings and Queens of England, I’m visiting my friend Sarah Bryson’s QueentoHistory blog to discuss some of the monarchs whose reigns were tinged by scandal. Do join me and I’d love to hear which monarchs you think were scandalous so do […]

10 memorable monarchs

| November 24, 2016

For my stop at Charlie Fenton’s blog today I decided to share my “10 Memorable Monarchs”, but then I had to cheat and counted the Tudors as one! I hope you can forgive me! Please do join me at Charlie’s blog today, although I realise that some of you might be enjoying a turkey dinner […]

My Top 10 Achievers

| November 23, 2016

It’s day 3 of my book tour for the paperback version of Illustrated Kings and Queens of England and I’m over at Susan Abernathy’s blog, The Freelance History Writer, discussing monarchs who should be remembered for their achievements in my article “My Top Ten Achievers”. Click here to visit it now. MadeGlobal Publishing is giving […]

Interview and giveaway – plus cute cat picture!

| November 22, 2016

Interview and giveaway – plus cute cat picture!

Today as part of my book tour for the paperback version of Illustrated Kings and Queens of England, I’m being interviewed by my friend Debra Bayani. Get a sneak peek into my life and the challenges of working with a kitten sprawled across your desk over at Debra’s blog – click here. There’s also a […]

Black Friday weekend sale on my books!

| November 21, 2016

Black Friday weekend sale on my books!

Black Friday and Cyber Monday, the Friday and Monday following the US holiday of Thanksgiving, have become a traditional time for retailers to have sales and so my publisher is getting in on the act! My books (and some other wonderful books too!) will be Kindle Countdown Deals from Friday 25th November until the end […]

My book tour for Illustrated Kings and Queens of England

| November 21, 2016

Yay! It’s my turn! To celebrate the release of the paperback version of my book Illustrated Kings and Queens of England – which is just in time for Christmas too! – I’m off on a virtual book tour! Although I’d love to travel to the US, back home to the UK, to Australia, the Netherlands […]

The Trial of Anne Boleyn

| September 30, 2016

The Trial of Anne Boleyn

I’m so excited! My article “The Trial of Anne Boleyn” is the feature article in Issue 7 of History of Royals magazine! Yay! In the article, I explain the context to Anne’s fall, the events leading up to her arrest, trial and execution, and the charges listed in the indictments. I also look at the […]

Live-streaming tickets for “An Evening with the Authors”

| September 20, 2016

Live-streaming tickets for “An Evening with the Authors”

Things are rather crazy in our house at the moment as we make last-minute preparations for our trip to London for Saturday’s “An Evening with the Authors” event in London. I’m so excited to be a part of this event and a little nervous, after all, I’ll be on a discussion panel with Derek Wilson! […]