I feel rather like I did when I’d given birth and someone said “what a lovely baby”.
“The story is a good mix of romance and plot; the relationship between Orlando and Jonty has the lion share on the plot, leaving the investigation on the killing in second line, never interfering with the development of Orlando and Jonty’s exploration of love. Even if the relationship reaches and deepens to a sex level, it’s never in graphic details, always maintaining a sweet romance grade.”
The full review can be found here.
It is my great pleasure to announce that ‘Lessons in Love’, the first Cambridge Fellows Mysteries book, is up and available at Linden Bay Romance and All Romance ebooks.
A romantic mystery (or mystery with more than a touch of romance), you can read an excerpt here. To set the scene, Orlando has got rather tipsy at a rowing club lunch, stripped off in Jonty’s rooms, then taken a bath. At present he is both sober and mortified.
Continue reading “Lessons in Love on sale now.”
I was e-mailed yesterday to say that I’d been nominated by one of you kind readers for the REC Awards.
The proposer put me up for rookie of the year category for MM authors, but that category doesn’t exist, so I ythink it might end up in ‘Sweet romance “All other Genres”, which is all m/f apart from me.
More news when I have it, but a huge thank you to the person who put me forward.
In anticipation of the release of ‘Lessons in Love’, I’ve got a free read e-book, available at All Romance ebooks and at Linden Bay Romance
Adam Jackson feels frustrated that he isn’t doing more for the war effort; a liaison job with the War cabinet is hardly as glamorous as being in the forces. Nor is London, in the grip of the Blitz, the sort of place where a young man expects to find love, especially when your ideal partner isn’t a young lady.
Hugh Scarborough—a handsome decoder from the same department—is exactly what Adam’s looking for, but will the interest be returned? And what chance can any budding romance have against a background of air raids and huddling in shelters?
Have been blogging here about who should play who in biopics.
The Macaroinis are chatting over at http://groups.yahoo.com/group/karendevinkaren/ so come and join us, challenge us to write drabbles and get your hands on some nifty giveaways.
Book 1 – Lessons in Love – is being green lighted as I type, all looking good for launch on November 1st. (One major mistake caught and rectified at the last moment!)
Book 2 – Lessons in Desire, the one set on Jersey – pretty well finished on copy edits. Provisional release date (e-book) of February 1st 2009.
Will be blogging, chatting, etc hither and yon over the next few months. Details here and at my website on the What’s on page.