Author Interviews

15 December 2017

10 Interesting Facts About Cosmetics Through The Ages

Susan Stewart researched the social, economic and even political significance of make-up under the Roman Empire for her PhD (gained in 2003). Now widely published on Roman cosmetics, she has ...

15 December 2017

10 Things I'd Like My Readers To Know About Me By Basia Briggs

My Grandfather who was much older than my Granny, was the Governor of the Southern part of Poland in 1914 and his men captured Lenin and advised him to have ...

15 December 2017

10 Tips To Launch A Small Business In 2018

More and more women than ever before are choosing to start their own business; seeking flexibility, freedom and wanting to create success on their terms.  As the end of 2017 approaches, aspiring entrepreneurs ...

15 December 2017

24 Aphorisms To Celebrate Women

by Robert Eddison In the Sudan, a woman gets thirty lashes if she is caught wearing trousers. Isis is STILL using kidnapped and groomed girls as sex slaves. In Britain ...

14 December 2017

A Day In The Life Of Me By Kate Furnivall

If you peer through my study window you will see me sitting there. Chained to my desk. Hunched over an A4 lined writing pad, pen in hand. Hour after hour. ...

14 December 2017

10 Reasons Why I Love Whodunits By Alice Castle

Alice Castle is a former national newspaper journalist turned novelist who lives and works in south London and has been addicted to whodunits since the age of 12.   ...

14 December 2017

10 Memories From My Time As A Campaigning Journalist By Peter Evans

Following the release of his memoir, Rebel with a Cause, Peter Evans shares his Top 10 memories from his time as a campaigning journalist. Peter Evans organised, and was the ...

14 December 2017

10 Things I'd Like My Readers To Know About Me By Rosie Hendry

I’m very lucky to live by the sea and love looking at it or walking by it. It’s amazing in all its moods and I check what it’s doing every ...

14 December 2017

10 Foodie Influencers Keeping It Real By Amy Heydenrych

As the trend of clean-eating reaches a peak, food is often associated with shame as we try live up to the impossible standards of the super-slim, kale-touting health influencers we ...

13 December 2017

10 Drinking Terms Everyone Should Know

Paul Convery shares the Top 10 drinking terms you should know following the release of his definitive dictionary for the discerning drinker, “The Drinktionary”: Warning: Please Read Responsibly According to ...

13 December 2017

10 Tips For Turning Fact Into Fiction

Stephen Anthony Brotherton shares his Top 10 Tips for turning fact into fiction, following the release of his romance novel, Another Shot, which was inspired (in part) by a true ...

13 December 2017

My Top 10 Tips For Travelling Solo By Vivien Fallows

Vivien Fallows is the author of Travels with George, an epic story of solo tripping and adventure. Here, Vivien shares her Top 10 Tips for travelling solo. Travelling solo isn’t ...

13 December 2017

10 Things I'd Like My Readers To Know About Me By EJ Shaw

I wrote my first story when I was eleven years old.  It was an assignment from our English teacher and I called it ‘The Angelina Flowers’.  It won first place ...

13 December 2017

My Rules for Surviving As An Author With An Autoimmune Disease By Renee Scattergood

Anyone living with an autoimmune disease knows how difficult it can be to maintain a career. You never know how you’re going to feel from one day to the next ...

12 December 2017

Review: Everything You Need To Know But Have Never Been Told By David Icke

The phrase ‘reality check’ takes on a whole new meaning after reading this latest uncompromising book from David Icke, the bestselling author, public speaker and professional conspiracy researcher. Icke has ...

12 December 2017

5 Of My Favorite Things By Riley Sager

Here in the United States, The Sound of Music is a holiday tradition. It’s always on television at least once between Thanksgiving Day and Christmas—sometimes several times. Over the years, ...

12 December 2017

11 Things I'd Like My Readers To Know About Me By Sara Yirrell

This is my first foray into writing a book. It is based on 17 years of commuting to work by rail, and I was encouraged by my friends and family ...

12 December 2017

5 Things Readers Should Know About My Debut Novel By Gary Brockwell

Following the launch Chasing the Sun with Henry, author Gary Brockwell shares the five things readers can learn from his debut novel. No 1: We all need at least one ...
8 December 2017

Are We Alone In The Universe?

By author and conspiracy researcher David Icke Scan the night sky and what do you see? A vast array of lights, planets and stars. Anyone think we’re all alone? The ...

8 December 2017

13 Female Facts Every Woman Should Know

To celebrate the release of the new book 1,423 QI Facts to Bowl You Over, here are 13 female facts you probably never knew.  NASA provided the first American woman in ...

8 December 2017

10 Tips To Help You With Your New Year Digital Detox

Short of living in a cave in the wilderness it’s pretty impossible to escape our digital lives. But follow these steps and you can perhaps find yourself some time in ...

8 December 2017

Exclusive Extract From Winnawarra By Elizabeth M Darcy

The chopper followed a wide river then Doug swung around and deliberately swooped over a massive herd of cattle grazing on the bank. The cows stampeded like a disturbed mound ...

7 December 2017

Creating A Romantic Christmas Tradition By Heidi Swain

I know I don’t need to tell you that Christmas is not only the most wonderful time of the year, but also the busiest and so today I thought we ...

7 December 2017

5 People You Will Meet At Your Work's Christmas Party

It’s nearly that time of year when British tabloids start to publish pictures of debauched office parties spilling out onto the streets of provincial towns, with a stern commentary about ...

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