It’s the latest Loveday Mystery!

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A man is murdered in Scotland… Another goes missing in Cornwall… A young woman dies on a Cornish cliff… Will Loveday and Sam discover a connection? It’s A Cornish Ransom – the latest Loveday Mystery …And it’s now available to pre-order on Amazon at the buy now price of 99p! I have long wanted to set a Loveday Mystery in Scotland, and that’s where this story starts, but the murder investigation soon follows everyone back to Cornwall. Here’s the blurb …

Revenge is Free!

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Leave the shadows of real life behind and escape to Cornwall this weekend. A Cornish Revenge – #Book 1 in The Loveday Mysteries is FREE today and tomorrow! (Sat and Sun) The gentle crime series features Loveday Ross, a young and lively magazine editor with a hand on her computer and a mobile phone in her pocket. She’s compassionate and caring. Let her friends and neighbours become your friends and neighbours as she and her partner, Detective Inspector Sam Kitto, …

It’s Here – The New Loveday Mystery!

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It was a difficult birth, but it’s here now  *A Cornish Suspicion* I do hope you like it … ******* Antiques auctions were a complete mystery to Loveday, but her boss, magazine proprietor, Merrick Tremayne, really wanted the 16th century bible box. So she’d asked her friend, Priddy, to put in the winning bid. But now the box was gone – stolen during a break in at her office. …And then there was Priddy’s daughter, Hannah. How could she convince …

A Cornish Suspicion

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HELLO!  Hi! It’s great to be back blogging again. It’s even better if you, dear readers, have found your way here, especially you, Rhona, and you, Emily, if you’re out there. I’m excited to tell you that the new Loveday Mystery – A Cornish Suspicion – is now with Wendy, my proofreader, and should be available on Amazon by the end of the month. And just to give you a taste of what’s to come I thought you might like …

There’s Been A Murder!

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I am so excited to be sharing the new covers for my Loveday cozy mysteries series. I’d love to know what you think of them. Crime fiction is rapidly becoming the most popular genre for readers, and cozy mysteries have enjoyed a huge share of that. Readers can connect with all the twists and turns of an intriguing plot in a story of murder and deceit – without the blood and gore. They are fast moving, exciting stories, packed with …

It’s Cornwall, It’s Mystery, It’s Murder!

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The follow excerpt is from my very first book in the Loveday Ross Cornish Mysteries Series. I thought you might enjoy coming with me to have a look around Loveday’s stamping ground in Marazion, Penzance and Truro. Cornish Folk magazine office is right there in Lemon Street, plus the pub where Loveday, Merrick, and DI Sam Kitto all hang out. And above is a picture of Penzance, where Loveday does her shopping. Enjoy the read…. A CORNISH REVENGE By Rena …

Inspiration for a Novel

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It happened years ago when we were sailing up the beautiful River Fal in Cornwall. A bend in the river, and suddenly there it was – an exquisite white house sitting high on the bank. Immediately my writer’s mind was whirring. I could imagine the vast airy rooms inside it, the high vaulted ceilings…the people who lived there. The woman would be an artist and her work would hang everywhere in the house. The man would be a rich Cornish …

Plotting the Novel from the End!

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I’m almost 30,000 words into Book Six in my Loveday Ross Cornish mysteries series. It’s been progressing slowly and steadily, which is great considering the different approach I’m trying with this novel. My cast of characters came first, as always, and I’ve fleshed the new ones out with a CV and backstory. I even write a little potted history and description of places my characters visit. This is also the first time I’ve plotted my ending first. I took advice …

Poldark Review – Episode Four

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There was a bit of Poldark bashing on Facebook last week, mainly criticising the lack of romantic build up between Ross and Demelza before their wedding, but in the books there was no great romance at that stage in the story. Ross had his wicked way with his kitchen maid, and he married her because he felt it was the right thing to do. When asked if he loves her, he says ‘we get on’. The earlier series indulged in …

Poldark Review – Episode Three

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Well it was all happening in Episode Three, wasn’t it? Firstly, Ross became local hero when he re-opened the family mine, Wheal Leisure, providing jobs for all. …And then Elizabeth and Francis’s baby son was born. …And then Ross and Demelza got up close and personal. …And now they are married! WOW! …And, as it all that wasn’t enough, we had the pleasure of seeing the first Captain Poldark, Robin Ellis, in the same scene as our Aidan (Turner). For my …