The Captivating Captains

As we prepare for the forthcoming release of our Regency romcom, The Captain and the Theatrical, what better time to get to know some other captivating captains?

For a limited time, you can snag the swoonsome first book in the series, The Captain and the Cavalry Trooper for just 99c/p. Follow the links below to get started… the captains are waiting!

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An Actor’s Guide to Romance

We’re taking a trip to the theatre this week in Gin & Gentlemen, to look at the inspiration behind our short story, An Actor’s Guide to Romance. We’ll relive our favourite theatrical memories and discuss the magic of Chekhov and the challenges of a very long Oedipus. Plus who’s putting the fizz in our gin and what’s climbing out of the inkwell, only in Gin & Gentlemen.

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Interview with author Gemma Snow

Today we welcome Gemma Snow to the blog. She’s the author of several hot romance titles, and she’s here to tell us about her work and her inspirations.

A photo of Gemma holding colourful balloons.

1. Can you tell us about your route to publication?

I always loved romance novels, but I sort of fell into publishing a little bit backward. I’m part of the generation that grew up with FanFiction and I was deeply entrenched in that world of accessible romantic storytelling. Toward the end of college, I decided to try putting up a romance novel myself through the Amazon self-publishing program. It was an utter disaster but it gave me the confidence I needed to start publishing and seriously pursuing this as a career.

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Lost Valley of the Boardgames

From Ghost Castle to Hotel, via Cluedo, Ludo and pig-themed confusion, get your dice and chose your counter, because we’re taking out some classic board games. We’ll bowl you over with Test Match, get you in a tizz with Twister and try to find the Scalextric car that got lost behind the sofa. It’s game night for Gin & Gentlemen!

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“Self-love brings you back to life” – twin flames

A picture of Jessi. She has long ginger-brown hair and a smile.

Today we’re welcoming Jessi Hersey to the blog to tell us about her children’s books, explaining the concept of twin flames.

The series Twin Flames JayJ was inspired by meeting my own Twin in 2017 at a grocery store. A twin flame is another human being with your same soul, but you both express the same thing differently. This series teaches kids how to deal with their emotions and love themselves. It also shows them how to accept themselves just the way they are. There are three books out presently on Amazon.

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Delivering Papers with Arthur Morgan

In the latest, slightly delayed episode of Gin & Gentlemen, we’re living our Tron fantasy. From the Spectrum’s mighty 48k to the Atari ST via classics including Paperboy, Red Dead Redemption and a curious Tetris-led assault on the Top 40, join us for a (very) personal history of gaming…. with added Japanese Boy! And find out which of our novels we’d turn into games if we could. Plus we’ll open the inkwell and get our gin fizzed, only in Gin & Gentlemen.

You can listen to us on Anchor.fmiTunesSpotifyGoogle Podcasts (Android only), StitcherTuneIn, Castbox, OvercastBreakerRadioPublic and Pocket Casts. Other platforms are available!

Films We Haven’t Seen

This week in Gin & Gentlemen, we’re counting down the films we haven’t seen that everybody says we should! From Citizen Kane to The Matrix, Sunset Boulevard to Titanic, join Catherine and Eleanor and their special guest, Rick (aka Mr Curzon) as they attempt to plug the gaps in their knowledge of the silver screen. Plus, who’s putting the fizz in our gin and what’s emerging from the Curzon/Harkstead inkwell, only on Gin & Gentlemen!

You can listen to us on Anchor.fmiTunesSpotifyGoogle Podcasts (Android only), StitcherTuneIn, Castbox, OvercastBreakerRadioPublic and Pocket Casts. Other platforms are available!

The Ghost Garden

Join Catherine and Eleanor for the inside scoop on their new novel, The Ghost Garden. Find out what didn’t make the cut, how plans for a contemporary ghost story turned into a paranormal romance set in 1925 and get a few clues about the spooky mystery at the heart of the story. Plus, who’s putting the fizz in our gin and what horrors are climbing out of the inkwell, all in the latest episode of Gin and Gentlemen!

And don’t worry… there are no spoilers.

You can listen to us on Anchor.fmiTunesSpotifyGoogle Podcasts (Android only), StitcherTuneIn, Castbox, OvercastBreakerRadioPublic and Pocket Casts. Other platforms are available!