Jasper Viking Dog by Hilary Robinson

My enormous thanks to Strauss House and the team at StonehillSalt PR for a surprise copy of children’s book Jasper: Viking Dog by Hilary Robinson, illustrated by Lewis James. I have previously met Jasper here when I reviewed Hilary’s Jasper: Space Dog so I was delighted to have the opportunity to see what else he’d been getting up […]

Dreaming of Verona by T A Williams

There are a few authors whom I’ve come to love through their books and by meeting them several times in real life and T.A. Williams is one of those authors so when Rachel of Rachel’s Random Resources invited me to participate in the blog tour for Dreaming of Verona I couldn’t resist. T.A. or Trevor, […]

Staying in with Lorna Cook

It gives me very great pleasure to welcome Lorna Cook to Linda’s Book Bag today. Both Lorna and I belong to The RNA (Romantic Novelists Association) albeit at very different levels as I’m a member of the NWS (New Writers Scheme) and Lorna won the Joan Hessayon Award  last year. With the RNA celebrating 60 […]

New Voices Fiction Showcase from @HQstories

It was last November when I went to Harper Collins’ imprint 4th Estate evening and having so enjoyed that experience that you can read about here, I was thrilled to attend another event last night. Harper Collins’ imprint HQ New Voices Fiction Showcase. You can follow #HQNewVoices on Twitter see more about the evening. As […]

Six Wicked Reasons by Jo Spain

When I attended a Quercus book evening last October (see here) I was thrilled when I got my hands on an early copy of Jo Spain’s Six Wicked Reasons and am delighted to share my review with Linda’s Book Bag readers today as part of the blog tour celebrating the publication of the book. My […]