Cover Girls – Part 1 by Katie Dale
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Cover Girls – Part 1 by Katie Dale

Hiya! I bet you’ve all heard the phrase “Don’t judge a book by its cover”, but often it’s hard not to, isn’t it? After all, what makes you pick up a book by an author you’ve never heard of? Do you prefer pictures or photos – or neither? Does the colour of the cover make … Continue reading

How NaNoWriMo helped me become the author of Murder Most Unladylike
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How NaNoWriMo helped me become the author of Murder Most Unladylike

It’s November, the month when thousands of writers will be tapping away at their keyboards, trying to write 50,000 words of a novel in just 30 days. NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) is a totally bonkers, seemingly impossible project – but if it wasn’t for NaNo, I doubt I’d be writing this blog today.

My book, Murder Most Unladylike, started life as a NaNoWriMo novel in 2011. Continue reading