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Beginners' Guide to self-publishing, and info about all my books - click this link here.

Come learn how to write a novel at Retreats for You with Julie Cohen and more. This summer we are proud to be hosting several writing retreats aimed at authors who wish to develop their writing. Do email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to discuss - JULIE COHEN, TOP MENTOR, SEPTEMBER 25TH (four nights) go here to see more on Julie's site. You will book with her direct. One of the best writing tutors is author Julie Cohen, a former Richard and Judy book of the month author. I've been on most of her previous one day workshops, weekly retreats and weekends over the last seven years and enjoyed every one of them.She's currently mentoring me through my 'big one'…
Book of the Week - the Girl in the Painting by Kirsty Ferry UNDER CONSTRUCTION The Girl in the Painting is the second book in the Rossetti Mysteries series, published by Choc Lit. The first book in the series, Some Veil Did Fall, was based on Pre-Raphaelite poetry, The Girl in the Painting is based on Pre-Raphaelite painting, and the third book in the series, The Girl in the Photograph, is based - surprise, surprise - on Pre-Raphaelite photography, an art-form made famous by the likes of Julia Margaret Cameron. The Girl in the Painting was out in paperback on 7th March, the same day as The Girl in the Photograph is published…
book of the week - under the Pipal Tree by Anjana Chowdhury A few weeks ago, an amazing woman came to Retreats for You on one of our writing retreats and wowed us with her rapping (yes really!) and told us about her new book now out inc on Amazon - Under the Pipal Tree Rohini, a wealthy Indian woman of Mumbai discovers a shocking truth about her identity. As she struggles with the truth and battles with periods of depression, Rohini develops a candid and supportive relationship with her therapist.Maria, her childhood nanny, unravels their past. The stories of the two women merge and each learns something from the other. Indira,…
book of the week - under the Pipal Tree by Anjana Chowdhury A few weeks ago, an amazing woman came to Retreats for You on one of our writing retreats and wowed us with her rapping (yes really!) and told us about her new book now out inc on Amazon - Under the Pipal Tree Rohini, a wealthy Indian woman of Mumbai discovers a shocking truth about her identity. As she struggles with the truth and battles with periods of depression, Rohini develops a candid and supportive relationship with her therapist.Maria, her childhood nanny, unravels their past. The stories of the two women merge and each learns something from the other. Indira,…
Beginners’ Guide And if you’re a complete beginner and want to self-publish, my basic guide can be found here - beginner's tips for self-publishing - a summary of info, sites and links to help you on your way. Including my guest blog on prestigious industry website, TheCreativePenn.com, Go here to read more. Archives Don’t forget to check out the other archives (to the left) for even more fabulous hints, tips, links and blogs. Best wishes Debs X My books - For the full list of my fiction and non fiction novels, novellas, short stories - info and links to buy…