Book News

20 April 2020

How To Marry Your Husband -Jacqueline Rohen

How the book came about. My fiancé and I moved to Uganda full-time in June 2017 to expand our chimpanzee conservation project. The Bulindi Chimpanzee & Community Project was founded to ...

1 December 2015

Female First's top Christmas reads!

We thought we would round together some Christmas books for you this festive period- so check out the descriptions of our top choices and if that is not enough to ...
19 September 2014

Videos for I Could Pee on This by Francesco Marciuliano

To celebrate the release of I Kneed my Mummy today, we have pulled together some of the best videos of dramatic readings by Phil Lowe from Francesco Marciuliano’s I Could ...

12 September 2014

Book Trailer: Getting It Right This Time by Rachel Brimble

Rachel Brimble has released her most recent book What Belongs to Her, so we take a look at one of her earlier book trailers for her previous novels Getting It ...

11 September 2014

Chris Guillebeau talks about The Happiness of Pursuit

Chris Guillebeau set himself the challenge of travelling to every country in only 10 years, so he talks to Marie Forelo about writing the book and why he decided not ...

11 September 2014

Caroline Overington on Ghost Child

Caroline Overington releases her new book Ghost Child today so we take a look at a video where she talks about her latest work. In the video Overington discusses the ...

30 August 2014

Bruce Springsteen Turns Outlaw Pete Into Children's Book

Bruce Springsteen has joined the ranks of the celebrity children's authors by turning his 2009 song Outlaw PETE into a new story book. The first time I heard the song this ...
30 August 2014

Author Anne Allen's top ten books!

One Day by David Nicholls Such a poignant love story that many of us could relate to. The Prophet  by Kahlil Gibran   Brilliant words of wisdom that I love dipping into when in ...
29 August 2014

“I wish I had the time to write a book” by L.M. Brown, author of Forbidden Waters

“I wish I had the time to write a book.”  How many of you have said those words or something like them?  I know I said them very frequently before I ...

28 August 2014

Anna Freeman discusses The Fair Fight

Anna Freeman discusses her new book The Fair Fight in this video. She talks about inspiration for the novel, which began with children’s stories, captivating the audience with her witty ...

28 August 2014

Jane Shemilt talks about Daughter

In this video we see Jane Shemilt, Luana Lewis and agent Eve White contribute to a crime and thriller panel at the London Writer’s Club. Jane Shemilt releases her new book ...
28 August 2014

Julie Lawson Timmer talks about her new book Five Days Left

Julie Lawson Timmer releases her debut novel Five Days Left today so we take a look at a video she produced to support the book release. Mara is a lawyer, wife ...

27 August 2014

Helena Maeve talks about writing Fault Lines

Ninety-nine percent of the time, my novels never seem to turn out as I imagined them when I first put metaphorical pen to metaphorical paper. Fault Lines is no exception. ...

27 August 2014

Stephanie Lam reads The Man in the Morning Suit

Stephanie Lam releases her new debut book The Mysterious Affair at Castaway House tomorrow, so we take a look back at one of her readings at the Nightingale Theatre in ...

21 August 2014

A reading from Remember, Remember by Lisa Cutts

Author Lisa Cutts releases her new novel today Remember, Remember so we take a look at one of her readings posted by Medway Council. This is the second book in the ...

20 August 2014

The Shaman and the Mafia book trailer

Elizabeth Upton recently released her new book The Shaman and the Mafia, so we take a look at her new book trailer! Marietta Collins is a former nun who finds herself ...

17 August 2014

The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters

From the international bestselling author, Paying Guests is the first novel that Sarah Waters has written in five years, following her previous historical novel, The Little Stranger. It is set in ...

16 August 2014

Jeff Bridges Writing Children's Book

Jeff Bridges is planning to add children's author to his extensive resume after teaming up with his eldest daughter for the special project. I try to create as many experiences as ...
15 August 2014

Carole Beu reviews The Lighthouse

He Wants by Alison Moore is out today so we were interested not only in this novel but also her previous titles with Salt. In this video Carole Beu reviews The ...

15 August 2014

Alison Moore reads an extract from The Lighthouse

Alison Moore releases her new book He Wants today, so we take a look back at one of her last novels, The Lighthouse. In this video we see Moore reading an ...

14 August 2014

Julia Llewellyn answers reader questions

Lovestruck, by Julia Llewellyn is out today so we have a look at an interview about one of her previous novels Ten Minutes to Fall in love. In this video ...
14 August 2014

Julia Llewellyn discusses Ten Minutes to Fall in Love

Julia Llewellyn releases her new book Lovestruck today, so we take a look back at one of her previous novels Ten Minutes to Fall in Love. In this interview Llewellyn talks ...
14 August 2014

Kathy Lette gets all steamed up!

I am falling in love with Kathy Lette’s short videos- this author knows how to deliver a line and not just in a book. Her videos are short and snappy ...

14 August 2014

An extract from The Girls from Corona Del Mar by Rufi Thorpe

Rufi Thorpe releases her new novel today The Girls of Corona Del Mar and we have an extract for the book for you to whet your appetite with! The Girls of ...