Publication Day

  Seeing my little book go out into the world last Thursday felt similar to watching my children go off to school on their first day – I was excited but anxious. But just as Leo came out of school grinning from ear to ear back in 2010 my book’s first day went off much … More Publication Day

The technophobe’s guide to making a book trailer

Hello – a few people have been asking me how I made the book trailer for The Silence. You can view it here. It was my first attempt at anything like this and I know it’s far from brilliant but it was fun to do and ridiculously easy so if you’re thinking of … More The technophobe’s guide to making a book trailer

History People #10: Katharine Johnson, Inspired by Italy

Originally posted on Vanessa Couchman:
Author Katharine Johnson Today, I’m delighted to welcome Katharine Johnson to the History People slot. Lucky Katharine has lived in Italy, which has provided inspiration for her writing and she’s supplied some mouth-watering shots of Italian views and villages below. But I’ll let her tell you about that. Hello, Vanessa,…