Social networking for romance readers
Bestselling Irish author Maeve Binchy has died peacefully in hospital yesterday following a short illness. The 72-year-old author sold more than 40 million books worldwide during her career and touched on relationship issues that struck real resonance with her readers. Several of her books were adapted for the screen including the Circle…Continue
A signed copy of my paperback collection (Regency/Georgian) novellas is up for grabs at http://www.famousfiveplus.com/ The book itself is standard paperback 5" x 8" - 326 pages. Sorry about the quality of the photograph.…Continue
Added by Francine Howarth on July 28, 2012 at 10:53 — No Comments
I just wanted to share the news that my new book THE AU PAIR is out now! It's published by Arrow and is about a mum who sets up an au pair business round her kitchen table. It had a four start review in The Daily Express and has a great quote from Fay Weldon. Do follow me on Twitter or Facebook!
A Romantic Georgian Murder Mystery: the year is 1800: Naples & Venice.
Amidst a gathering of nobility and gentry a daring jewel theft occurs. A young naval lieutenant suggests the notorious Venetian jewel thief could well be a woman, but a beautiful Russian countess scoffs at his suggestion albeit in coquettish manner. Determined to unmask the identity of the thief, at the same time intrigued by the countess, Lt Herne covertly follows her around Naples:…Continue
I've done a short post on my blog explaining just how I came to debut. And it's all thanks to Romantic Fiction Online - and that's a promise!
Please come over and check me out. I look frward to your comments and Join me - I will find you, coment on your blogs and join you right back. I look forward to connecting with everybody.
Added by kristal baird on July 19, 2012 at 21:39 — No Comments
My US published contemporary romance is live on Amazon as a Kindle. The last time I heard from my publisher the contemporary had hit 10,000 ranking at Amazon.com and it only went live on Monday afternoon. Pic and book trailer at my blog.
Also live on Monday Venetian Encounter, which is a Romantic Georgian Murder Mystery set in Naples and Venice. The latter at Carnivale.
Added by Francine Howarth on July 17, 2012 at 20:03 — No Comments
It may not be a big thing, but my first ever short story has been published and is now available on amazon. I would like to introduce to The Thrilling Adventures of Pann Haggerty. An Englishwoman of a certain age, and her travels around the USA in an RV on her search for new experiences and perhaps find love. With her is her guide and protector 'Average' Joe. Each story features a different state and…Continue
I had a wonderful birthday at Warners hotel near Chester, very friendly atmosphere -wonderful entertainment etc.
And a brilliant way to advertise your books -I was dishing out cards right and left. Hope people put my website on facebook for their friends to discover.
Can't wait for festival sounds exciting. And the way to go with books is obviously racy.
If you're a secret fan of "Forever Amber" and or the "Angelique" novels you'll love this one. It's also available on US Amazon.…Continue
Added by Francine Howarth on July 3, 2012 at 12:33 — No Comments
With dozens of authors, a bumper weekend full of fun and a new town centre venue, the 2012 Festival of Romance looks to be bigger and better this year. Taking place from the 16th to 18th November in a variety of venues all within the historic county town of Bedford, the …Continue