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Novel of Exiles set from London to Tasmania

  • Submitted: 19th October 2020

The story of London exiles to Tasmania This is a haunting tale based on true facts. Woman are transported from London to Tasmania on a convict ship when convicted of…

Ghostly tale set on the haunted shore of Orford Ness

  • Submitted: 15th October 2020

Haunted Suffolk with Neil Spring Neil Spring is my go to author for any true life tales to freak me out. He's already taken me to the most haunted house…

Books to read on Halloween

  • Submitted: 13th October 2020

Halloween reads and BookTrails There's a little time to get yourself sorted for your Halloween read but I've found a few that you might want to read for that particular…

Gothic novel set in Norway – The Nesting CJ Cooke

  • Submitted: 11th October 2020

Gothic Norway with CJ Cooke This is a gothic mystery with Norwegian folklore mixed and merged with magic. If you're into gothic folklore then this book will give you all…

HWA Debut Crown Shortlist announced!

  • Submitted: 8th October 2020

The Historical Writers Awards - Debut Crown The Historical Writers Awards were announced yesterday and I was really excited to be a judge again this yeas. I LOVE historical fiction…

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