BOOKCASE – Fatal by Sally Spedding

Originally posted on Crime Cymru:
In this series, we invite our Crime Cymru authors to showcase an excerpt from one of their books. This week, Sally Spedding gives us a taste of the thrilling opening to the fourth book in her Delphine Rougier series, set in France’s Ariège department. ‘La min i sém. Lo zyé…

Smorgasbord Posts from My Archives – Past Book Reviews 2020 – #Familysaga – The Memory by Judith Barrow

Originally posted on Smorgasbord Blog Magazine:
I read some amazing books in 2020 and I would like to share them again with you, updated with the authors most recent releases and their biography. Today I am sharing my review for the most recent book by Judith Barrow the compelling family drama The Memory. About the…

BOOKCASE – Hide by S J Morgan

Originally posted on Crime Cymru:
In this series, we invite our Crime Cymru authors to showcase an excerpt from one of their books. This week, S J Morgan paints a vivid and atmospheric picture of an Australian outback that is as parched as it is menacing for her gripping psychological thriller, Hide. Swansea – Revisiting…

Oh, What a Show!! Showboat’s Literary Online! #authors #writers #poets

Originally posted on Judith Barrow:
On Saturday 16th January 2021 we had our first Showboat Literary Online. We had a great line up of writers, lots of fun – and lots of interviewing glitches ( for the editing team at Showboat to sort out in order to showcase the event in the next months. But,…

BOOKCASE – The Venetian Legacy by Philip Gwynne Jones

Originally posted on Crime Cymru:
In this series, we invite our Crime Cymru authors to showcase an excerpt from one of their books. This week, Philip Gwynne Jones tempts us with the M word while setting the scene perfectly for the fifth book in the hugely atmospheric Venice-set Nathan Sutherland series. Well somehow we’ve reached book…

Announcing the first Showboat tv #Online #LitFest # Saturday #Authors #Interviews #Q&As #Public #FreeEvent

Originally posted on Judith Barrow:
On Saturday 16th January 2021, Showboat tv will be holding their first Online LitFest with Authors, Writer and Poets throughout Wales. This link gives all the information: http://bit.ly/3i9PhRv The event is FREE and will be held between 10.30am to approximately 5.00pm. The following is a taster of the event… This…

AND THIS IS THE ROOM WHERE IT HAPPENED @Pembrokeshire #humour

Originally posted on Judith Barrow:
In the years before 2020, I taught creative writing to adults under the Lifelong Learning Scheme, run by Pembrokeshire County Council. The following is a short story written by one of my students, from an exercise I gave the class in 2018. That student is Trish, who writes under the…

BOOKCASE – Timeslip by Phil Rowlands

Originally posted on Crime Cymru:
In this series, we invite our Crime Cymru authors to showcase an excerpt from one of their books. This week, Phil Rowlands reveals the chilling experience that sowed the seed of his new book, TimeSlip. Years ago, living in Fridaythorpe, East Yorkshire, in the heart of the Wolds, I was…

Smorgasbord Cafe and Bookstore – Author Update – Reviews – #YAMystery D.L.Finn, #Memoir Liesbet Collaert, #Family Judith Barrow.

Originally posted on Smorgasbord Blog Magazine:
Welcome to the Wednesday Cafe and Bookstore update with recent reviews for authors on the shelves. The first author today is D.L. Finn with one of the early reviews for her YA  mystery Dolphin’s Cave. About the book The dream always begins the same way for fifteen-year-old Coral Dover.…