It’s time to face the data – Jacqueline Ward in The Bookseller

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I’ve written an article for The Bookseller about writing and Big Data, and where to start. I’ve been looking at the problem of promoting work as an author for five years now and I’ve come up with an answer – a data strategy. In the changing landscape of the literary world you need to be […]

DS Jan Pearce Series now on Audible – get the whole series free…

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I’ve been working with the wonderful Laura Brydon to bring the DS Jan Pearce series to Audible. I searched for a narrator for a long time because I wanted to make sure that Jan’s voice was realistic and true to her character. When I heard Laura’s audition of Jan and Bessie I knew she would […]

It’s Christmas and here is a free short story for you…

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Readers are the most important people in publishing and I want to say a huge thank you by giving you a short story. Many readers have contacted me asking me for more of Ria and Janice from How to Play Dead. I’ve chosen a heart warming Christmas story from Ria and SafeMe – I hope you love it.