Revealing The Secret

Originally posted on Tim's Blog:
Today I’m handing over the reins of my blog to fellow Crooked Cat author Katy Johnson, whose novel The Secret is published on 1 June.  Welcome Katy!  Over to you … Last year my novel The Silence was published by Crooked Cat Books. It’s about a dark secret harboured…

One summer in Umbria led to this wonderful novel by Sue Moorcroft

THE VIRTUAL ITALY BOOK FESTIVAL day eight: Umbria #ItalyBookFest Umbria My final guest at this festival is Sue Moorcroft who’s here to talk about her beautiful book One a Summer in Italy which will be published next week. And you can also find out about writing retreats in lovely Umbria, the green heart of Italy: … More One summer in Umbria led to this wonderful novel by Sue Moorcroft

Marvels of Le Marche – Kate Murdoch on the coastal town of Pesaro

THE VIRTUAL ITALY BOOK FESTIVAL day seven: Le Marche #ItalyBookFest Pesaro Our next author is Kate Murdoch whose book Stone Circle is a historical fantasy novel set in Renaissance Italy in Pesaro, a fishing village in the Marche region on the Adriatic coast. It was released by Fireship Press December 1st 2017. Hello Kate, thanks so … More Marvels of Le Marche – Kate Murdoch on the coastal town of Pesaro

Perfect Pesaro – Charlotte Betts on the setting for The Dressmaker’s Secret

 THE VIRTUAL ITALY BOOK FESTIVAL day seven: Le Marche #ItalyBookFest Today we’re discussing two fabulous books set on the lovely Adriatic coast. I’m so excited to be joined by Charlotte Betts author of The Dressmaker’s Secret which sounds a fabulous read. She’s here to tell us a bit about the book and Pesaro, in which … More Perfect Pesaro – Charlotte Betts on the setting for The Dressmaker’s Secret

My Tuscan Secret

THE VIRTUAL ITALY BOOK FESTIVAL day six: Tuscany #ItalyBookFest I hope it doesn’t seem too cheeky to include a post about my own book as part of this event. The Secret is the second book I’ve written about Villa Leonida in the Tuscan mountain village of Santa Zita. I like the idea of one villa … More My Tuscan Secret

Italy’s Forgotten Story – Clare Flynn on wartime Italy

THE VIRTUAL ITALIAN BOOK FESTIVAL day five Tuscany (+Liri Valley + Po valley) I’m fascinated by wartime Italy so it’s a real pleasure to welcome Clare Flynn, author of The Alien Corn. And there’s a chance to win a copy of her book!   I was fortunate enough to live and work in Italy for … More Italy’s Forgotten Story – Clare Flynn on wartime Italy