The Black Lion available for pre-order

The Black Lion, is now available for pre-order! When successful solicitor Matt spots a medieval cottage up for sale, he gives up his career to rent it out as a holiday-let. Set in the heart of the old town of Brighton, the step proves to be fruitful as the bookings come rolling in. But the … Continue reading The Black Lion available for pre-order

Brighton Open Market Plaza

This year I’ve booked four Saturdays at the Brighton Open Market to become a plaza trader. I’ll be selling my cookbook ‘The Gluten Free Mediterranean Cookbook’. The dates for your diary are: Saturday 21st March, Saturday 23rd May, Saturday12th and 19th December 2020. The Brighton Open Market is situated in the heart of the London … Continue reading Brighton Open Market Plaza

Brighton and Hove Christmas Book Fayre

Press release: Brighton & Hove Christmas Book Fayre 2019 The Brighton & Hove Christmas Book Fayre is coming back to the Brighton Unitarian Church on Saturday 23rd November. The bi-annual event has been running since 2018 and is organised by local authors P.J. Blakey-Novis and Richard Gough-Buijs, and P.J.’s wife Leanne, a graphic designer and co-founder … Continue reading Brighton and Hove Christmas Book Fayre

New edition: The Dog’s Favourite Recipe Book

Today I have launched a brand-new edition of The Dog’s Favourite Recipe Book. The book includes 40 healthy & easy made recipes your dog will love! Biscuits, snacks, baking recipes, dog food, refreshing frozen recipes and Richard’s Favourite Cocktails* (*but only for grown up human consumption!) This new edition includes further reading on dog food, … Continue reading New edition: The Dog’s Favourite Recipe Book

The Brighton & Hove Book Fayre returns!

The Brighton & Hove Book Fayre returns on Saturday 8th June and Saturday 23rd November 2019 at the Brighton Unitarian Church in Brighton! Come along to this exciting literary event connecting authors and readers, and celebrating books and the written word. It would be a great opportunity for everyone to discover books written by both traditionally … Continue reading The Brighton & Hove Book Fayre returns!

Ghost Story Writing Workshop

Today I took part in the Ghost Story Writing Workshop at the The Regency Town House and all I can say is: it was a fantastic, inspirational and ... haunting experience! You can learn how to use tension, pace and jeopardy to create your own ghost story in a Regency town house rich in history … Continue reading Ghost Story Writing Workshop

Two new book covers

On 11th September 2018 I announced that CreateSpace and Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) are becoming one service and I'm pleased to announce my books have been moved successfully. Their printing requirements differ from CreateSpace and during their review process they established that the spine text was too large for Ooh Yes I Woof! And The … Continue reading Two new book covers

CreateSpace and KDP to Become One Service

CreateSpace and Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) are becoming one service making KDP the single place to publish and manage print and digital books. Amazon has announced that its print-on-demand platforms CreateSpace and Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) will merge. I’m sure many authors saw it coming. CreateSpace have been printing my books since 2013 and I’m … Continue reading CreateSpace and KDP to Become One Service

Through The Ages and Bridport Prize story submissions

Through The Ages Anthology In April I contributed a short story to the upcoming anthology ‘Through The Ages’ by Hache Jones. It’s a very exciting project and I’m proud to be part of it. After the anthology, ‘For sale, baby shoes, never worn’, this will be the second of short prose and poetry that Hache … Continue reading Through The Ages and Bridport Prize story submissions

The Gluten Free Mediterranean Cookbook is out now!

I have some exciting news to share and I couldn’t wait any longer to tell you. My new book the Gluten Free Mediterranean Cookbook is now available to purchase from Amazon and many other online retailers. The book is packed with approximately 100 authentic and naturally gluten free recipes from appetisers and salads to sauces, … Continue reading The Gluten Free Mediterranean Cookbook is out now!