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On Tour with Madame Fiocca

This week I’m on tour with my latest release, Madame Fiocca. For those who don’t know, it’s about Nancy Wake, the infamous SOE heroine, journalist and French Resistance courier. Here’s a piece I wrote for Viviana Mackade’s fabulous book blog today. To read the entire piece click the link below: Finding Nancy by Suzy Henderson,… Continue reading On Tour with Madame Fiocca

On Tour with Madame Fiocca by Suzy Henderson and Meet the Author

Originally posted on Viviana MacKade:
This is so interesting! Madame Fiocca by Suzy Henderson released in December last year in the Adult, Historical, Young Adult genre. https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07ZBKQGJ6?tag=xpresso06-20 February 1933: Nancy Wake is a gregarious twenty-year-old looking for adventure. Having fled her unhappy family home in Sydney, she becomes a journalist and is thrilled when she is posted…

Cover Reveal

Madame Fiocca By Suzy Henderson Marseille, September 1939. War is coming. Nancy Wake is a gregarious twenty-seven-year-old about to marry wealthy French industrialist, Henri Fiocca. When Henri is called to the Front to fight, Nancy, determined to help the war effort, travels to Paris to join the Red Cross as an ambulance driver. Every day she… Continue reading Cover Reveal

Serenade To Lost Voices

My love of military history has led me to the most fascinating discoveries – of people and their stories. Of those, one, in particular, stands out from the crowd. Serenade To The Big Bird was written by 1st Lt. Bert Stiles, of the United States Air Force. Before this, Bert flew bomber missions as a… Continue reading Serenade To Lost Voices

New Release: War Girl Anna

Today please welcome fantastic author Marion Kummerow whose latest novel, War Girl Anna (War Girls Book 3) is now available to buy (released on November 28th, 2017). Blurb Does the Greater Good justify all Sacrifices? Nurse Anna knows from her own experience that war is an ugly affair. Working in a Nazi concentration camp, she faces… Continue reading New Release: War Girl Anna

New Release: The Betrayal by Award-Winning Author, Anne Allen.

Today I’m so pleased to welcome historical fiction author, Anne Allen, whose latest book, The Betrayal, will be released tomorrow, October 20th. Hello Anne and welcome! Congratulations on the new release! This is a very exciting time for you as you’re launching the sixth book in The Guernsey Novels series and I’m sure you have… Continue reading New Release: The Betrayal by Award-Winning Author, Anne Allen.

New Release & Guest Post by Author Jennifer Young

  Today I’m honoured to host my friend and fellow author, Jennifer Young. Her latest novel, After Eden, (book 2 in the Dangerous Friends Series) is released today and she has generously agreed to tell us a little about writing a series, something I’ve never done. Welcome, Jennifer. Congratulations on the latest release. Over to you: I… Continue reading New Release & Guest Post by Author Jennifer Young

Waltzing to the Tune of the Past: A Guest Post by Author Pam Lecky

  This week I have the pleasure of author Pam Lecky, who has written a beautiful piece about the story and the inspiration behind her latest release, In Three-Quarter Time, a historical WW1 romance. If you have ever spent time digging around in your family history, you will know how addictive it can be. Like… Continue reading Waltzing to the Tune of the Past: A Guest Post by Author Pam Lecky

Book Promotion: The Beauty Shop by Suzy Henderson

Book Blurb: The Beauty Shop by Suzy Henderson England, 1942. After three years of WWII, Britain is showing the scars. But in this darkest of days, three lives intertwine, changing their dest… Source: Book Promotion: The Beauty Shop by Suzy Henderson

A Conversation with Author Suzy Henderson

This evening in the Library I am delighted to have my friend and fellow historical fiction author, Suzy Henderson, who has dropped in to say hello and to share some insights into her life as an aut… Source: A Conversation with Author Suzy Henderson

Welcome to . . . Author Suzy Henderson

Originally posted on 🦉Pizzazz Book Promotions:
Suzy Henderson is the author of The Beauty Shop Suzy, it is so good to meet you!  Tell us a little about the path you have traveled to arrive at the destination we call ‘successful author’!  Don’t hold back! Well, I was born and raised in Sunderland, a north-east…

Book Promotion: The Beauty Shop by Suzy Henderson

Book Blurb: The Beauty Shop by Suzy Henderson England, 1942. After three years of WWII, Britain is showing the scars. But in this darkest of days, three lives intertwine, changing their dest… Source: Book Promotion: The Beauty Shop by Suzy Henderson

Welcome to . . . Author Suzy Henderson

Suzy Henderson is the author of The Beauty Shop Suzy, it is so good to meet you!  Tell us a little about the path you have traveled to arrive at the destination we call ‘successful author’!  Don’t … Source: Welcome to . . . Author Suzy Henderson

How To Work Twitter

Just lately a few people have asked me how I managed to grow my Twitter followers from around the 2000 mark to 8000, over the last six months. I’m quite sure that others can do so much better, but I thought there might be some people interested to know what I do, so here goes.… Continue reading How To Work Twitter

A Plain Russet-Coated Author

Originally posted on A Sweet Disorder:
For reasons which are not mine to speculate on, the Historical Novel Society is no longer undertaking indie book reviews at the current time And a very dear friend of mine has suddenly become a Kindle bestseller. It’s rather given me food for thought – because, you know, I’ve…

A Conversation with Author Tom Williams via Pam Lecky

Today in the Library we have ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Tom Williams, who has dropped in to say hello and to share some insights into his life as an author. Tom used to write about boring things for money… Source: A Conversation with Author Tom Williams

August Book Reviews 2016

August 2016 is: Write an Amazon review month!    This post is courtesy of the author, Terry Tyler. On Monday 25th July, book blogger Rosie Amber wrote this post encouraging readers and writers alike to post a short review on Amazon for any book they’ve read and enjoyed ~ following this up, Terry Tyler is starting… Continue reading August Book Reviews 2016

Sense of Place

When you’re writing, how do you know if you’ve successfully created a sense of place? Crafting a story involves a multitude of ingredients and once you’ve settled on the period and the place where your story takes place, how do you create this world?     The first obvious solution is to visit the place… Continue reading Sense of Place

Writing Forged from War

Writing is a serious affair and, like an affair, it is intense, fraught with frustration along the way and at times, a battle. Equally, it is bursting with passion and all manner of life experiences. Where and how are our best-loved stories born? Arguably experience is an essential element for many writers. The imagination is… Continue reading Writing Forged from War

A Conversation with Author Ellie Grey

Today in the Library we have ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Ellie Gray, who has dropped in to say hello and to share some insights into their life as an author. You are very welcome, Ellie, please introduce y… Source: A Conversation with Author Ellie Grey  via author Pam Lecky at Victorian Treasures website.

Beware Your Written Sources by Emma Darwin

Well folks, you’re in for a treat today! Emma Darwin, author of The Mathematics of Love and A Secret Alchemy gives us a few pointers from her latest work – Get Started in Writing Histor… Source: Beware Your Written Sources by Emma Darwin

The Inflectionist – The First Hardcopy Edition of this Insightful Online Magazine

The Inflectionist is a magazine which offers a fresh perspective on many things –  the arts, politics, fashion, music, lifestyle and culture, education and history. Articles are published daily online, and recently the very first hardcopy edition was launched. For details of how to secure your copy, please visit the link below. The cover art is… Continue reading The Inflectionist – The First Hardcopy Edition of this Insightful Online Magazine

My Year in Writing, USAAF and Limping Home on a Wing and a Prayer.

As we slip into autumn, the end of 2015 is nigh. This year I was determined to have my debut novel completed and ready for publication, whichever route I decided to take. Well, I was fortunate to become a member of the Romantic Novelists Association in January, joining the new writers scheme. I’m now awaiting… Continue reading My Year in Writing, USAAF and Limping Home on a Wing and a Prayer.


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