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

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!

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