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Release date 6th March 2018   Synopsis   THE SIXTH AND FINAL BOOK IN THE CAPTIVATING SERIES WHICH FOLLOWS THE LIVES OF BETH AND ALEX MACGREGOR, THEIR FAMILY AND FRIENDS. Alex, now believing Beth to be alive, leaves Scotland and heads south to keep the promise he made to her at Culloden, determined to be reunited with his wife regardless of the danger to himself. Meanwhile the Duke of Newcastle has realised that he cannot kill Beth, either publicly or privately, without attracting the enmity of powerful people, including the heir to the throne. He hits upon a way of […]

Posted March 1, 2018 by Julia in Blogs, Book News / 0 Comments

The Gathering Storm (Jacobite Chronicles #3) wins an award!

I’m very happy to announce that The Gathering Storm has won a Chill With a Book Readers’ Award! This is a lovely award, because it’s voted for by readers, and makes all my hard work writing feel worthwhile! Thank you so much to Pauline Barclay, whose dedication to helping indie authors is admirable, and to everyone who takes the time to read our books and vote on them. ┬áHere’s what some of the readers said about The Gathering Storm: I thoroughly enjoyed this book! I particularly liked the chapters where Beth & Alex are in Scotland with the clan. There […]

Posted September 13, 2017 by Julia in Book News, Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Mask of Duplicity (Jacobite Chronicles #1) wins an award!

I’m delighted to announce that Mask of Duplicity has been awarded a coveted IndieBRAG gold medallion! This is the latest in a series of awards that Book One in my historical fiction series The Jacobite Chronicles has won. It was also awarded a Discovered Diamond review, and won cover of the month on Helen Hollicks excellent blog about good quality indie historical novels. And soon after that, it was declared Book of the Month by Chill With A Book readers. These awards are extra-special to me because they’re decided by readers, who have judged my book to be worth an […]

Posted July 25, 2017 by Julia in Blogs, Book News / 0 Comments

Preorder Pursuit of Princes (Jacobite Chronicles #5) NOW!

  RELEASE DATE JULY 26TH 2017 SYNOPSIS The rebellion is over. Prince Charles is in hiding, the Jacobite clans are scattered to the four winds, and in Inverness the Duke of Cumberland plans a brutal retribution against the Highlanders who rose against his father. His intention; to ensure they can never rise again. Alex, knowing Beth to be dead, leads his men into a vicious war of attrition against the British Redcoats, who have destroyed everything in life he ever held dear. Only his desire for revenge keeps him alive. Meanwhile the Duke of Cumberland is hatching a plan that […]

Posted July 16, 2017 by Julia in Blogs, Book News / 38 Comments