My cosy mystery / romcom ‘Haircuts, Hens and Homicide’ is currently on tour. For seven days various wonderful book bloggers will be hosting my novel. Do please call by and see what they have to say about my novel. Here’s the running order: It’s got off to a great start with some lovely reviews today… Continue reading ‘Haircuts, Hens and Homicide’ goes on tour!
Yes, I know it’s my book, but I think it deserves its place in my Advent Calendar of Christmas books. It’s fun, festive fiction for youngsters, but adults will enjoy it too. Santa’s assistant, Teddy Bear Jake, is worried that Santa is overweight and unhealthy and needs to look after himself. It shouldn’t take… Continue reading Advent Calendar of Books: Oh Santa! by Stephanie Dagg
Here’s the cover of the French language edition of my story Anna’s Secret Granny, originally published by O’Brien Press about ten years ago now. The French version, published by Rageot, is Une Mamie de Rêve – A Dream Grandma. This is coming out on 10 May 2013. Here’s the original cover. They’re both quirky and… Continue reading Shameless Self-Promoting Cover Reveal!
Welcome to Books Are Cool, the book related sister site to Blog in France. So yes, I’m taking part twice in my own blog hop! It wasn’t intentional. I needed to try out the linky tool when I was setting the blog hop up, since it’s my first go at organising one. So I signed… Continue reading Expat Blog Hop – Expat Life Books
Just a quickie today to announce that Katie’s Cake is now in its seventh edition. I got my two free copies through the post today. An edition is officially “the whole number of copies printed at any time or times from substantially the same setting of type-pages”. This definition arose in the 1940s. However, publishers… Continue reading Katie’s Cake – Now in its Seventh Edition!
book bags, gifts, Christmas, Jo Parfitt, Simon Lipson, Jonas Eriksson, Donna Morang, Markee Andersen, Cricket MacRae, Lauren Clark, Stephanie Dagg, books, ebooks
No, it’s not too early to be thinking about Christmas – not when you’ve written a Christmassy book that you want to get into all the ebook shops. There are quite a lot out there already and I’m starting to read some so I can publish reviews on this site in a few weeks’ time.… Continue reading Oh Santa! is Coming to Town!
As promised last week, every Monday I’ll update you on my ebook sales. I hope it will be an interesting exercise and at least give you one set of figures to compare your own sales/downloads with. You’ll notice the bar chart on the right of this web page which reflects these sales. Chris installed this… Continue reading Booby Prize to Oh Auntie! – Weekly Sales to 24 October
Wow! I was astonished to discover just now that this post was going to be number 100. Quite a landmark! And co-incidentally, I reached 100 copies downloaded of The Witch’s Dog this afternoon too. I’m very pleased about that, and even more so about the 617 downloads of Oh Gran! I’d be even more delighted… Continue reading 100th Blog Post
Cackling Carol must be the only witch in the world who hates cats! But she really wants a pet to keep her company and so she decides to get a dog instead. Together with her faithful and very clever Broom, she visits a dogs’ home. She’s after a nice small dog that will fit on… Continue reading The Witch’s Dog