March 2, 2021

Eason’s 8 Must Reads For Spring

I’m so thrilled that The Godmothers is one of Eason Ireland/Sinéad & Rick’s 8 Must Reads for Spring. Thank you very much, Sinéad, Rick and Eason! “If you’re feeling fed up and…

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February 23, 2021

The Godmothers Book Club Notes

I have been delighted to hear that so many people have selected The Godmothers as their pick for book club. Here are some questions and discussion points to help get…

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February 22, 2021

Longlisted for 2021 ABIA Awards

Delighted to say The Godmothers is longlisted for General Fiction Book of the Year in the 2021 ABIA Awards! Thanks so much to all of you for reading it; to…

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February 15, 2021

Backlist Coming Soon

Hello UK & Ireland friends! If you’ve enjoyed The Godmothers and want to read more, my backlist is available in ebook for the first time! The first 3 titles are available…

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February 13, 2021

Chatting With The Late Lunch

It was such a pleasure to talk to my old friend Gerry Kelly on award-winning Irish radio show LM-FM’s The Late Lunch this week. (Gerry shared the great news that…

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February 11, 2021

The Godmothers On (Blog) Tour

My big thanks to the many UK and Irish book reviewers who took part in the recent blog tour for The Godmothers. I’m delighted they all enjoyed reading it and…

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February 1, 2021

Stranded By The Pandemic

I hadn’t planned to spend most of 2020 stuck in a tiny apartment in Adelaide with my 81-year-old mother and a cat. My mother hadn’t planned it either (nor, presumably,…

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January 25, 2021

‘Literary Maestro Of Mixed Emotions’

Here’s a peek at yesterday’s Irish edition of the Sunday Times Culture magazine. My big thanks to journalist Pavel Barter and South Australian photographer Matt Turner for their review!

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January 21, 2021

The Godmothers Out Now

The Godmothers is out now in the UK & Ireland! I loved writing it and hope readers overseas will enjoy it, and love meeting Eliza, Olivia and Maxie. It’s available…

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January 20, 2021

My Fictional Life

This year marks my twentieth year as a published author. The media release issued by Penguin for my latest novel says I’ve written thirteen books in that time: twelve novels…

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