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Herring Girl is now out in paperback

So if you’ve been resisting the lure of the hardback (deliciously bound in purple cloth, with a map of 19th Century North Shields printed on the endpapers), a chunky budget version with a completely different cover, should now be available at a bookshop or library near you.

(If you’re interested in why hardback and paperback covers […]

February 2nd, 2015|News|

Come to the Herring Girl launch party

The Fortuna on the TyneDo come to the (literal) launch of my fourth novel – on a real boat!
Cold bubbles, fishy smackerels, a (very) short reading and a return cruise to the mouth of the River Tyne, where the novel is set. (The boat has disabled access […]

July 7th, 2014|News|