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    by SJV
    2020/10/19  |  Features  |  

    We are super excited to announce that Simon & Schuster’s Books and the City project will be hosting a second #DigitalOriginals open submission day in partnership with the Romantic Novelists’ Association. In a twist on the #RNANWSOneDay held on 15th September 2020, which was open exclusively for members of the …

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    The World at My Feet
    by Catherine Isaac
    2020/10/13  |  Features  |  

    The World at My Feet, my third novel writing as Catherine Isaac, is a story about two women and two very different worlds. Ellie is a gardener. Her garden in the idyllic English countryside is not just her pride and joy, it’s also her sanctuary. Because, although she spends most …

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    The Bookshop of Second Chances
    by Jackie Fraser
    2020/10/08  |  Features  |  

    ‘If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it’ – Toni Morrison Luckily for me, writing is not like being a pop star; you can be published at any age. It’s taken quite a while to get to the point …

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    by Milly Johnson
    2020/10/07  |  Features  |  

    In I Wish It Could Be Christmas Every Day, six people are locked down in an inn over the Christmas period. They can’t travel anywhere because the snow is too thick, so they have to make the best of it. They could stare at the fire and huff a lot …

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    Music, me, and Love Songs for Sceptics
    by Christina Pishiris
    2020/09/30  |  Features  |  

    Hi! I was quite obsessional as a kid. I didn’t just like a band or singer, I lived and breathed them. I kept a scrapbook filled with cuttings from magazines and papers, I blu-tacked their faces to my bedroom walls, and I painstakingly copied their dance routines. (I can still …

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    A Daily Dose of Green Things Growing… Welcome to The Winter Garden
    by Heidi Swain
    2020/09/23  |  Features  |  

    Hello my loves and thank you for clicking on the link to bring you to this post. I’m hoping you are all happy, fit and well. However, if, like me, you’re feeling rather like life has given you a metaphorical box around the ears this year, then this might just …

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    City Girl
    by Patrica Scanlan
    2020/08/24  |  Features  |  

    I just can’t believe that my first novel, City Girl was published 30 years ago. It seems like a lifetime ago. Did I ever think, that I would become a world wide, best selling author, selling millions of copies of my books, that New Year’ Eve when I wrote a …

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    A Gathering Storm
    by SJV
    2020/08/24  |  Features  |  

    Rachel Hore, author of Sunday Times bestsellers The Love Child and Last Letter Home (a Richard & Judy Bookclub pick), revisits her 2011 bestseller A Gathering Storm, now reissued with a captivating new cover. It’s hard for a writer setting fiction in Cornwall to escape the influence of such behemoths …

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    I Wish It Could Be Christmas Every Day
    by SJV
    2020/08/17  |  Features  |  

    We are delighted to introduce you to the brand new novel by Milly Johnson, #ChristmasEveryDay, out now in eBook and hardback edition. ‘Perfect escapism, love, laughter, snow, oodles of festive fun…and best of all, some much-needed hope. The perfect cure for the winter blues’ DEBBIE JOHNSON ‘A new Milly Johnson novel …

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    The Winter Garden
    by SJV
    2020/08/13  |  Features  |  

    We’re so excited to introduce you to the brand new novel by Heidi Swain, #TheWinterGarden, out now in paperback and eBook. ‘As warm and cosy as a cup of hot chocolate’ HEAT ‘A cosy read for winter nights’ The People’s Friend  ‘A sparkling romance’ Woman’s Weekly Fiction ‘Full of all things Christmas, snowfall, …