Wednesday, 30 April 2014

#1 Would Be Nice...Just Sayin'...

 Swear to God, I'll faint if it reaches #1!!
Charlie Smithers' current ranking in the UK: #4 in Kindle Store > Books > Literature & Fiction > Historical Fiction > African
Or you could by the book, of course...yes, that would work, too!

Sunday, 27 April 2014

Josiah Stub - The Historical Novel Society

Pencil in August on your calendar. The Historical Novel Society has just contacted me in order to review Josiah Stubb. It should be out in their print magazine in August as well as online. You can be sure I'll keep you posted.

Wednesday, 23 April 2014

Josiah Stubb - Now Available in Paperback

There were a few glitches in the system that needed ironing out, but Josiah Stubb is now available in paperback on Amazon.

Tuesday, 22 April 2014

Josiah Stubb And Alec James Hawkes

Alec Hawkes has a gift for making me feel rather good about the world, which is a bit odd, because he writes quite excellent political satire, which, apart from the laughter, can often make you feel that we're all going to Hell in a hand basket! But he also rather likes my books (which is how we first met,) and is kind enough to say so.

Thank you, Alec, I'm deeply indebted.

Here's what he had to say about Josiah Stubb:

Sunday, 20 April 2014

A Guest Appearance at "A Covent Garden"

Today I'm the guest on Catherine Gilfurt's website, "A Covent Garden," with the followup of my earlier essay on The Seven Years War, which you will find here:

 This time I give a more detailed account of The Siege of Louisbourg of 1758, which opened the gateway to the invasion of Canada, culminating at The Battle of the Plains of Abraham the following year.

Monday, 7 April 2014

Josiah Stubb - Hrtls Returns!

The reviews for Josiah Stubb are steadily trickling in. Fellow Canadian, Hrtls, wrote a wonderful one for Charlie Smithers back in February of 2013  This review of Josiah Stubb, posted yesterday, is even more awesome. Same as before: follow the link, and if you like what you read, please click on 'Yes.'

Thank you, Hrtls, you haven't lost your touch!

Saturday, 5 April 2014

Josiah Stubb - A Wonderful Review!

This review of Josiah Stubb absolutely made my day!

Thank you, Katie, it's very much appreciated.

 Follow the link, and if you like what you've read, click on 'Yes' at the bottom.

My Links For April (With a New One Added)

GoodReads: The Adventures of Charlie Smithers

Barnes and Noble: The Adventures of Charlie Smithers:

Germany:Wild Wolf's Twisted Tails;  Brazil: "wild wolf's twisted tails"; France:Wild Wolf's Twisted Tails; Italy:Wild Wolf's Twisted Tails; Australia:   Japan: Wild