Super excited to say that Call to Juno, the third book in the Tales of Ancient Rome series, is now available for pre-order on Amazon in both digital and print editions. The paperback can also be pre-ordered through Book Depository. The book will be released on 19 April 2016. Many thanks to the Lake Union team!
The Golden Dice has been named as a first place category winner for Classical Era historical fiction in the Chaucer Awards division of the Chanticleer International Blue Ribbon Awards. Cross fingers that it might win the grand prize!
My journey continues. The Wedding Shroud : A Tale of Ancient Rome was first published in Australia by Murdoch Books. I self published it and the sequel, The Golden Dice, internationally soon after. The indie experience was amazing but now Lake Union has re-released both books to a new audience today with editorial changes. Many thanks to Jodi, Gabe and… read more
Very excited to say that Ben Kane, author of Eagles of War, has named The Wedding Shroud as on of his top 3 picks for fiction set in the BC world in the Historical Fictionist ezine. Many thanks, Ben!
Lake Union will be releasing The Wedding Shroud and The Golden Dice on 28 April 2015. In anticipation, they are offering 20 copies of each book on Goodreads. Click the links to sign up for your chance to win The Wedding Shroud or The Golden Dice.
The Golden Dice has been named as a finalist in the 2014 Chanticleer Book Reviews Chaucer Awards!
Very happy to say I was interviewed today by Michael Cathcart on Radio National Books & Arts with Jean Bedford and Isolde Martyn on the joys and challenges of being an historical novelist. A great way to get the message out about the Historical Novel Society Australasia Conference 2015. You can listen to the podcast here.
For the last year I have been involved in organising the Historical Novel Society Conference at Balmain Town Hall on 21-22 March 2015. There is also a cocktail party, book launch and debate on Friday 20th March at the State Library of NSW. These events are a culmination of a vision held by myself and a small group of historical… read more
Steve Rossiter from Australian Literary Review has interviewed me about my publishing journey and the Historical Novel Society Australasia Conference. Many thanks Steve. Read more.
I’m delighted to say that The Golden Dice has been awarded a medallion from the Book Readers Appreciation Group. Many thanks for honouring my book. Take a look!