And my new book is now available to purchase on Amazon Kindle! Only £3.99.


My first fantasy novel, Hollowspire - first book in The Stoneriver Chronicles - will be available to purchase on Amazon Kindle on 18th May 2017.

Thorn Sigwulf of Grimwulf suddenly finds himself king after the slaughter of his father on the battlefield. Hellbent on revenge on the new queen of Hollowspire, Queen Ravenswell, the two begin a new and even more bitter feud, which is interrupted by the arrival of The Nameless - a shadowy, masked army of unknown origins who have brought about the fall of all other realms and are now intent on enslaving their own.

These two enemies are forced to unite in the face of this stronger, deadlier foe. The Nameless - led by a shadowy figure known only as The Leader - carry a dark magic, part of their army made up of ephemera - creatures dreamed into life by The Leader's twisted imagination.

Queen Ravenswell, who carries dragon blood in her veins and with a powerful magic all her own, is the greatest hope the new allied army have of defeating The Nameless.

But will it be enough to save her realm from forever being overcome by darkness?


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I am very pleased to announce that the Dividing Line book #10 will be available to download on Amazon Kindle on 22 January 2017. Synopsis to follow soon.



The Secret Keeper, third novel in the Unfinished Business series will be released on Amazon Kindle on 9th October 2016. 

Please note this title will not be available for pre-order.

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I live in North Ayrshire in beautiful Scotland with my twin girls and husband Paul, although we are originally from Lancashire in the north of England. Writing has been a passion of mine since I was a child and I love writing in a variety of genres, especially historical, supernatural, crime and romance, combining and mixing them up. I am particularly interested in the Georgian and Victorian eras, 1920's and Scottish history, all of which I have set novels in.
By profession I'm a medical secretary, with experience in a variety of surgical departments.  However I left this very interesting career when I had my gorgeous and very cheeky twins, a move I have never once regretted.
When I'm not writing I love to read and I am particularly inspired by Edgar Allen Poe, the Brontes, Anne Rice, Karen Rose, Martina Cole, Ian Rankin, Stuart MacBride, Georgette Heyer and Daphne Du Maurier. I also enjoy yoga and contemporary and gothic bellydance.
I have been trying to get published for a few years now so being on Amazon feels like an exciting step forward!   Please look at my blog for new releases.
Many thanks to everyone who has downloaded my books, I hope you enjoy them. I also want to say thank you for the wonderful reviews I've received, which encourage me to keep going. Your support is greatly appreciated.

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