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Hello and welcome to my new website. This is the place to come to find out all about me and my books.

I also write a blog now and again. I’ve been absolutely hopeless and vow to be better, but won’t promise anything just yet.

I also write short stories, so I’ve posted a new one here. I hope you enjoy it

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9781409159865House of Dreams

A heart-warming tale of family secrets slowly revealed. A compelling read. “Santa Montefiore

At the hilltop villa, Lucy awaits the arrival of her brother and sister for their mother’s annual birthday. Although, for the first time, their mother won’t be there.

Over one long, hot weekend, past secrets will spill out as the three siblings discover more about their family and each other.

But when Beth’s daughter reveals a surprising secret, a wedge is driven between Beth and Megan. What begins as mild recrimination and misunderstanding develops into a full-blown row and then a simmering feud. As the two women square up to do battle in the London suburbs, there’s everything to play for. All’s fair in love and war…

waflyWith a Friend Like You

“I love the way Fanny Blake proves that women just become more and more fascinating.” Adele Parks

Beth is a woman in supreme control of all aspects of her life and family, with a stellar career and her house an oasis of calm. Her closest friend, Megan, is very different; somehow she swims through the chaos of her family with ease, the clutter on the stairs, the cat footprints on the kitchen work space. And while they could not be more different, Beth and Megan have a genuine friendship built on years of laughter, tears and true understanding of each other’s strengths and weaknesses. Because that’s what friends do, isn’t it?

But when Beth’s daughter reveals a surprising secret, a wedge is driven between Beth and Megan. What begins as mild recrimination and misunderstanding develops into a full-blown row and then a simmering feud. As the two women square up to do battle in the London suburbs, there’s everything to play for. All’s fair in love and war…

The Secrets Women Keep mmp copyThe Secrets Women Keep

Women take heart…. Here is a novelist who understands the comedy, absurdities and frustrations of your lives’ Elizabeth Buchan

Rose waits for her family to arrive at their villa in Tuscany when a casual glance at her husband’s phone tips her world upside down. The text reads simply: Miss you. Love you. Come back soon.

Daniel has always been popular with women, she knows that. But until this moment she has had no cause for worry. Has something shifted within their marriage without her realising?

wwwWhat Women Want

‘Smart, funny, and uncannily like having your mind read.’ Rosie Thomas

Bea’s contending with a new boss, power-hungry colleagues and a stroppy teenage son, not to mention the anxieties of returning to the dating game. Stressed-out Kate is coping with an empty nest and the growing realisation that her marriage has lost its shine.

Finally, Ellen, who has devoted herself to her children and her art gallery following her husband’s death, is falling head over heels in love with Oliver.

They have always known they can depend on each other, no matter what. But with Oliver in their midst, will their friendship survive?

woadaWomen of a Dangerous Age

‘Fabulous female “buddy lit” … a happy, liberating read.’  Daily Mail

Lou and Ali are at that dangerous age when a woman considers what she already has, and decides what she really wants. Lou has realised that she is married to a man who no longer loves her. Now that their children are grown, is it too late for her to make a fresh start and set up the business she has always wanted?

Ali is a serial mistress. But when her latest lover suggests they move in together, she realises she wants more. But can she trust him to make that permanent commitment?

rfrRed for Revenge

Specially written for Galaxy Quick Reads – brand-new, brilliant, bite-sized books from a literacy charity that brings the pleasures of reading to everyone

Maggie is married with two grown-up children. Her 25-year-old marriage to Phil has lost its sparkle.

Carla is widowed. She understands life is short so she lives it to the full. But is her new romance all that it seems?

When the two women meet in the beauty salon, they soon find they have more in common than the colour of their nails.

The discovery that they are sharing the same man is shocking. How will Phil be taught a lesson or two he won’t forget?