JUNGLE ROCK BY CAROLINE JAMES Genre: Romcom Release Date: 21st Nov 2016 Publisher: Ramjam Publishing Romantic comedy author, Caroline James has written an entertaining novella with a Christmas feel Set in the Australian jungle, the book has been described as ‘entertaining and funny, a real feel-good read’ and fans of, I’m A Celebrity, Get … More JUNGLE ROCK


  BASIC ELEMENT BY WENDY CARTMELL Genre: Crime thriller Series: Crane and Anderson Book 2 (can be read as a standalone) Release Date: December 2016 Publisher: Costa Press He’s not a killer. He’s ordinary. It’s just that he has an addiction. The papers call him The Choker. Crane and Anderson call him a sadomasochist. But … More BASIC ELEMENT

Yvonne Marjot

  Hello Ailsa, thanks for inviting me to Bingergread Cottage. I probably have French ancestors, and I’m ashamed to admit this is my first visit to France. Useful Information I like to drink ginger beer, or a cold beer on a hot afternoon. If it’s a dreich day I’ll maybe ask for coffee (milk, no … More Yvonne Marjot

A Nanny Sandwich

She has never been very fond of the new camping car, Vanner. She preferred the old home-made conversion of a Renault Traffic which she called Myfanwe (MY van oui?) Nanny Ab is called that by Missy even though she is not a blood relative, only a mentor and guide all her life. The woman known … More A Nanny Sandwich

Horror Bites #1

Word count 200 TIME OUT We looked forward to holidays. Both of us in such busy, organised jobs, depending on schedules, everything timed to the last second, depending on mobiles and smart watches to ensure we were where we should be on time. Trying to check in, I was annoyed that the receptionist was wasting … More Horror Bites #1

Unofficial mascot

You will know by now that I never do anything by the book – not even write them. It follows, therefore, that when I was in the military I played cat’s cradle with all the regulations so that I could do what I was best at. I only nicked a Hercules once but that was … More Unofficial mascot

Helping with Horror

Here you see me being a totally delighted writer because I’m holding a copy of an anthology in which one of my stories was accepted. This isn’t so rare but it IS for a fabulous cause. All profits from this book will be donated to  Save the Children who in most cases are saving them from … More Helping with Horror