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Tony Riches
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Find out all about me at my blog The Writing Desk and join me on twitter @tonyriches
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THE beaches of Pembrokeshire have again come out on top in the annual Keep Wales Tidy Coast Awards.
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Turning Point - the new temporal thriller from Calvin Hedley - Book Trailer 
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Elizabeth Day’s third novel follows four characters including a self-made millionaire, but excels in its portrayal of a Ugandan asylum seeker
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A great G+ group, for anyone interested in historical fiction, with over 1000 members  -  and more are always welcome :)
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Two of my books are currently being promoted on Amazon as 99c specials! Read Over the Deep: A Titanic Adventure or No Such Thing as Perfect for a fraction of the regular price. These are wonderful books to share with your son or daughter. Share your review ...
Two of my books are currently being promoted on Amazon as 99c specials! Read Over the Deep: A Titanic Adventure or No Such Thing as Perfect for a fraction of the regular price. These are wonderful books to share with your son...
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Special Guest Post by Anne O'Brien ~ Inspiration to write the dramatic story of Elizabeth of Lancaster
Available on Amazon UK and Amazon US ‘ The gripping tale of Elizabeth of Lancaster, sibling of Henry IV. Packed with love, loss and intrigue ’ - Sunday Express Magazine What inspired me to write the
dramatic story of Elizabeth of Lancaster? It all
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Available on Amazon UK and Amazon US ‘The gripping tale of Elizabeth of Lancaster, sibling of Henry IV. Packed with love, loss and intrigue’ - Sunday Express Magazine What inspired me to write the dramatic story of...
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Eleanor has pushed ahead of 'The Remains of the Day' on Amazon Best Sellers  :)
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The Writing Desk: Book Review ~ The Zoo, by Jamie Mollart 

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Author JM Barrie signed Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens to Mary Hodgson, nanny of Llewellyn Davies boys who inspired character
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Have a look at this guest post by one of my favourite historical fiction authors about writing her new book, 'The King's Sister'  
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For a long time, going the DIY route repelled critics, publishers - and readers. But as its successes accumulate, so the shame falls away
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This was an interesting article and honest about the pitfalls of self-publishing. What it amounts to, I guess, is whether you're an indie writer or traditionally published, you have to be professional.
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