Book News

My next novel, LOUIS & LOUISE, will be published in hardback by Orion in January 2019.

TOGETHER won the RNA’s Contemporary Romantic Novel Award 2018.

TOGETHER has sold in translation to France, Germany, Holland, Norway, Sweden, Israel, Czech Republic, Slovakia, and Hungary.

TOGETHER has been named by the BBC as one of the books to look out for in 2017. It will be published 13 July 2017 in hardcover by Orion.

AFTER THE FALL (UK title: FALLING) will be published May 2017 in the USA by St Martin’s Press.

FALLING was shortlisted for the Romantic Novelists’ Association Awards for Contemporary Novel.

WHERE LOVE LIES won Best Romantic Read of 2015, and was shortlisted for the Romantic Novelists’ Association Award for Contemporary Romantic Novel.

DEAR THING was a Richard and Judy Book Club Summer 2014 pick and one of Thomas Cook’s Top Holiday Reads.

2018 Events

17 March: Write By the Beach conference, Brighton: workshop on “Plotting With Post-Its.”

3 May: Book event with Rowan Coleman at Waterstones, Leamington Spa. 18.30-20.30. Free: reserve tickets here.

11-17 May: Guided retreat at Chez Castillon, France. See my Retreats page for details.

16 May: Workshop with Igniting Writing teen creative writing group, Wokingham Library.

4 June: “Writing Relationships: Love and Other Bruises”: writing salon with Words Away. 7.30-9.30 pm, Tea House Theatre Cafe, Vauxhall. ¬£10, tickets and more details here

13 July:, “Love Is All You Need: Diversity and Inclusion in Romantic Fiction Publishing”, panel event at the Romantic Novelists’ Association conference, Leeds Trinity University

7-9 September: Festival of Writing, York. Workshops TBC. More details here.

15-19 October: Guided retreat at Retreats For You, Sheepwash, Devon. See my Retreats page for details.

If you’re interested in having me speak to your group or at your event, please get in touch with my publicist, Lauren Woosey at


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