Goodreads Giveaway Halfpenny Dreams

To mark the re-publication of Halfpenny Dreams (originally called Sisters of Fortune), my brilliant publisher…

Newcastle Noir at the Lit&Phil

Last weekend, I had the great pleasure of taking part in Newcastle Noir at the…

Frances’s Sagas – re-published 2016

SISTERS ON BREAD STREET    SIXPENCE IN HER SHOE    HALFPENNY DREAMS These three novels were…

The story behind Murder on a Summer’s Day

A Maharajah on the Moors, a priceless jewel, an inexplicable murder To celebrate US publication…

The Edgars

A WOMAN UNKNOWN is on the short-list of five for a Mystery Writers of America…

A Bookish Jottings Interview with Frances Brody

I am delighted to welcome to Bookish Jottings, best-selling author Frances Brody for a chat…

A Death in the Dales, the launch, the cake and the signings

  Kate’s latest adventure is A Death in the Dales. The story unfolds in the…

The English winter – ending in July, To recommence in August, Lord Byron

We’re more than halfway through August. I’m looking out onto a winter-white sky. Rain washes…