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The Gluten Free Mediterranean Cookbook available from mid March 2018!

I’m very pleased to announce that the Gluten Free Mediterranean Cookbook will be available from mid March 2018! My new book is packed with naturally gluten free recipes from appetisers and salads to sauces, mains and desserts. The best thing is: it's great for Coeliacs. The recipes in this cookbook are based on fresh food … Continue reading The Gluten Free Mediterranean Cookbook available from mid March 2018!

Brighton & Hove Book Fayre 2018

Saturday May 12th sees the very first Brighton and Hove Book Fayre at All Saints in Hove; a new event dedicated to books and authors. The Brighton & Hove Book Fayre is organised by local authors P.J. Blakey-Novis and Richard Gough-Buijs and P.J.’s wife Leanne, who manages Red Cape Graphic  Design. This is going to … Continue reading Brighton & Hove Book Fayre 2018

Adventures of Buster the Miniature Schauzer!

I’m pleased to announce that I will be self-publishing my fourth book: Adventures of Buster the Miniature Schnauzer! The book is a collection of short stories as featured in my two books Ooh Yes I Woof! and The Dog’s Favourite Recipe Book and are now combined into one book. I have created a new colour … Continue reading Adventures of Buster the Miniature Schauzer!

The Twelve Days of Christmas

The 12 Days of Christmas is a short story collection and flash fiction project aimed to show the various stories of Christmas and do a lot of good for writers and charity. The book will be published on 8th December 2017 by Kensington Gore HH publishing and I'm very proud to be a part of … Continue reading The Twelve Days of Christmas

Eastbourne Book Festival

On Saturday 11th November I attended the Eastbourne Book Festival 2017 at the Underground Theatre. The theatre is the hidden gem of Eastbourne’s Art scene. The festival, now in it’s third year, featured many local authors who discussed their works and all their books were offered for sale. It was a lovely event and I … Continue reading Eastbourne Book Festival

Richard has officially been declared a book fairy 💚

On Monday 18th September I took part in the exciting event Hide A Book Day organised by Goodreads and the Book Fairies and it was celebrated worldwide. Goodreads is an Amazon company and their website allows individuals to freely search Goodreads' database of books and reviews. Users can sign up and register books to generate … Continue reading Richard has officially been declared a book fairy 💚

Hide a Book Day

On Monday 18th September it's Hide a Book Day and this week I'll be gift wrapping copies of my books and hide them somewhere in Brighton & Hove.  You could find them on the Brighton & Hove buses, East Sussex Libraries, a Hove Park or even in Waitrose ... On Monday I will be posting clues … Continue reading Hide a Book Day

East Sussex Library

I'm very pleased to announce that my books are now available from the catalogue of East Sussex Library. It's the first British library to stock my books and the best thing is, you can borrow them for free! My books have strong links with Brighton, Eastbourne, Hove, Lewes and Seaford and I hope members of … Continue reading East Sussex Library

Eastbourne Book Festival

On Saturday 11th November I'll be at the the Eastbourne Book Festival from 2pm to 6pm and I'm looking forward to meet readers and authors at this exciting event. The Eastbourne Book Festival returns to the Under Ground Theatre, now in it’s third year at this venue and a regular part of the Underground Theather's calendar. … Continue reading Eastbourne Book Festival

Eastbourne Pride

Thousands of people, both LGBT and families, celebrated Eastbourne's very first Mardi Gras Pride event on 22nd July 2017. I was very proud to support this Pride event with my husband Michael, our Miniature Schnauzer and ... my books. The event was organised by Bourne Out LGBT Eastbourne. Earlier this year I read an article … Continue reading Eastbourne Pride