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Doctor Jack & Other Tales: Beware Scammer Sellers on Amazon

It’s come to my attention that book scammers may be selling heavily discounted copies of my first book, Doctor Jack & Other Tales, on Amazon. The ONLY current edition of Doctor Jack is edition 2. Look for the title: Doctor Jack & Other Tales, with the SUBTITLE: The Adventures of Viola Stewart Journal #1 –…

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DOC Soon to be in the New Zealand library system!

While I’m in Oamaru for the NZ Steampunk Festival, I donated a copy of The Department of Curiosities to the Oamaru branch of the Waitiki District Libraries. It will take a while to go through the system and then will be available to borrow. (I’m told you can do inter-library loans in NZ as well.)…

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The Aussie Connection.

And it’s off early! Fellow Aussie author, Lynne Lumsden Green, has let me loose on her blog, Cogpunk Steamscribe, to chat about the Australian connection in The Department of Curiosities. Next stop: 11th May – (GMT) I return to chat about characters Penny Blake (Blake and Wight) 21st May: Join me for my final book blog tour stop on…

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DOC eBook/Paperback reward update

Hi everyone. The Department of Curiosities is off to the printers. The paperback and eBook will be released on 22nd May, with eBooks available from Amazon near the end of May. Supporter Rewards for the Adventurer Extraordinaire tier (and above) include an eBook copy of DOC. Time Traveller tier (and above) receive a paperback copy.…

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Aunt Enid’s first on-line review

Thanks to N.O.A Rowle for my first on-line review. Here’s a snippet… ” Well I wasn’t at all disappointed. Karen writes in a style that is suitable for all ages, her characters are engaging and lovable, there are enough clues to keep you wondering whodunnit and plenty of tension to make to turn the next page.…

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Aunt Enid Updates

This month has been a hard slog. Not only have I been battling the black dog has been nipping at my heels – egged on by an insensitive insurance company – but also ‘return of the sinus infection (and laryngitis)’.  But I’ve battled on in spite of them. A big thank you to my beta readers,…

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Aunt Enid FB eBook launch is happening now

Hello everyone. I did it. The eBook is finished and online. Today is official launch day. I’m having a FB launch party and its happening now. Share virtual morning tea (elevensies) and afternoon tea with me. There’ll be chats, ask questions, and eBook giveaways during the day. Come by and say hi. First one to ask…

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Book Blog Tour Stop#3: The Illusioneer

And now for a quick stopover back in Adelaide before heading out for the next leg of the book blog tour – and a bit about my books for those who are reading about me for the first time. I’m currently finishing off the third book in my Victorian steampunk mystery series – The Adventures…

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Constructive Distraction Therapy, Publication and a Competition

Welcome, dear Reader, to April’s half-time update. I have been applying distraction techniques after the devastating occurrences over the last week. Camp NaNoWriMo has provided well-timed writing therapy – albeit mostly revisions, editing and formatting.  It is day 10. I have managed the equivalent of 5500 words in revision, just above the scheduled word count.…

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