Susanne Hampton on her own Christmas miracle

Susanne Hampton on her own Christmas miracle

We love a good Christmas miracle! And to accompany today’s amazing competition here’s Susanne Hampton (author of A Mummy To Make Christmas) with a sweet little story of her own… The best Christmas present I’ve ever received was … having my daughter fly in from Los Angeles on Christmas morning four years ago.  No amount of … Read more


Kandy Shepherd’s White Kitty Christmas

Kandy Shepherd’s White Kitty Christmas

“Christmas Eve twenty-seven years ago… That long-ago Christmas was memorable in many ways. For one, it was the first I’d spent with my then fiancé James. We had met in the May. After three days, we had decided to spend our lives together and by November were formally engaged. The wedding was set for the … Read more


Christmas with Robin Gianna

Christmas with Robin Gianna

Author Robin Gianna has a busy festive season ahead. Here she is on how she’ll be spending the holidays, when she’s not busy scribbling the books we love that is… This Christmas I will mostly be juggling a lot of demands on my time, all of which I’m happy about, but sometimes get a little … Read more


Christmas in Rebecca Raisin’s Kitchen

Christmas in Rebecca Raisin’s Kitchen

Rebecca Raisin’s books are full of yumminess so it’s no surprise that her Christmasses are too! In light of today’s competition to win a copy of A Gingerbread Cafe Christmas, plus a Brogdale Hanami Picnic (Japanese celebration of Blossom) worth £125, here’s the author/kitchen whizz herself to tell us all about her fave recipes… and epic fails! … Read more


Tina Beckett on Christmas with her characters

Tina Beckett on Christmas with her characters

Here’s author Tina Beckett telling us a little Christmas secret alongside today’s competition to win a copy of ‘Playboy Doc’s Mistletoe Kiss’ and ‘Her Doctor’s Christmas Proposal,’AND a night’s stay for 2 at The Swan Hotel & Spa, Lavenham in Suffolk on a B&B basis, including the use of the spa! Quick, enter now! “If I could spend … Read more


Riverside Reads: Under The Mistletoe 2015

Riverside Reads: Under The Mistletoe 2015

We could smell the wine and mince pies a mile away, and trust us, they tasted as good as the aromas wafting down the corridors here at True Love Towers last night as we welcomed some of our favourite authors and readers into the warmth for our Riverside Reads event. It was so great to … Read more


Scarlet Wilson and her sneaky Christmas secrets

We love knowing what our lovely authors get up to when they’re not scribbling books, and here’s Scarlet Wilson to tell us what she’s doing this Christmas: “This Christmas I will mostly be… hiding all the extra Christmas decorations I have bought from my family. I can’t help it. It’s like a disease. Every time … Read more


Helen Dickson on Christmas in South Africa…

Helen Dickson on Christmas in South Africa…

With the release of the super romantic and festive Lord Lansbury’s Christmas Wedding, Author Helen Dickson tells us all about her best Christmas ever. “Before my husband retired, Christmas was always a hectic time for us – dressing poultry until Christmas Eve. One Christmas which stands out in both our memories was when relatives arrived the … Read more


Jessica Gilmore’s best Christmas gift…

Jessica Gilmore’s best Christmas gift…

Jessica Gilmore, tells us all about the best Christmas gifts ever…   “When I think about Christmas, presents for me are at the bottom of the list. Don’t get me wrong, I would LOVE to find tickets under the tree for a luxury weekend somewhere warm with lots of Roman ruins, and my husband knows … Read more


Louise Allen on the Christmas of a lifetime

Louise Allen on the Christmas of a lifetime

Author of His Housekeeper’s Christmas Wish, Louise Allen caught up with us to spread a bit of Christmas joy alongside the chance to win her book, plus a year’s supply of wine from Naked Wines in our 12 Days of Christmas competition. She tells us all about the best Christmas ever (and we’re still jealous!) … Read more