Julia Hughes - writing thrilling adventures - time after time after time.
The nation's household names, John Lewis, M&S et al have released their Christmas masterpieces, so I'd like to add a little something to welcome the festive season.
I would dish out sparkly advent calendars with delicious chocs behind every window to all my OL friends, but WonkaTelly hasn't been invented - yet - so I've placed a short story up on Instafree - just shoot over there, say 'Hi' and mention my name:) Or rather, Crombie's name.
Click here to claim your free copy of Crombie's Christmas.
As you can guess from the cover, Detective Inspector Crombie's having a miserable time of it. Out of his comfort zone, a zillion miles away from friends and family, and constantly mistaken for a German Gentleman.
And why shouldn't he suffer?
For most men, Christmas is a walk in the park (- or a stroll down the pub). A fortunate favourite female is nominated to take care of the gifts, food shopping and other sundries. On the big day, the man of the house might deign to saunter into the kitchen, but only if certain conditions are met:
Men - I love 'em really. I keep two as house-pets. And I've worked in male orientated jobs, where guys more than pulled their weight, then cheerfully lent this ol' gal a hand. But in my view chaps tend to have it easier on the domestic front.
Agree? Disagree? vote here!
Wren Prenderson; "A Ripple in Time" best hero.
"The Griffin Cryer" best Urban Fantasy. Thank you to the hard working judges and everyone who voted at the eFestival of Words, organised by Julie Dawson, of Bards & Sages.
A Raucous Time, A Ripple in Time, and The Griffin Cryer. Thank you to Julie and her hard working panel of judges and reviewers.
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