Deleted scene: Jack & Meredith (Part 2)

    Jack must have fallen asleep. When he woke again he was lying on the low bed, his body covered with poultices and ointment. The feeble glow of a rushlight deepened the shadows that crept around the corners of the room. ‘Meredith?’ ‘I’m here, Jack.’ She moved into his vision. ‘How are you feeling?’ […]

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UKYACX 2016!!!

Liz and I had a couple of firsts this weekend: our first visit to Newcastle, our first live event talking about our writing, our first time signing books for readers (apart from our book launch, which somehow just feels different). We were in Newcastle – which is GORGEOUS, by the way: that architecture! And those […]

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Our first fan art

So here’s a piece of digital art by the wonderful Hayley Fraser (@HayleyFraser_x). It’s the scene when Merry first sees Jack coming out of the lake:   Jack grinned, and drew his sword. The blade was snapped off about a third of the way down. The broken edge was jagged and uneven. But probably still […]

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The music of The Witch’s Kiss

This is a blog post we wrote a couple of months back as part of our blog tour; the post was hosted by the lovely Andrew over at The Pewter Wolf. Someone was asking us again the other day about what soundtrack we’d choose, if The Witch’s Kiss  got made into a film (and assuming […]

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Deleted scene: Jack & Meredith (part 1)

We’re going to start adding some extra The Witch’s Kiss content to the site: some deleted scenes and perhaps some brand new writing too! First up is a scene between Jack and Meredith, in the Dark Ages setting of the fairy tale. If you want to read what happens when Jack gets sent to Helmswick, […]

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Researching The Witch’s Kiss

[This blog post was part of our blog tour and was originally posted over on Bart’s Bookshelf.] We both LOVE history – love it so much we both studied it at university – so we knew right from the beginning that we wanted to set the ‘fairy tale’ bit of The Witch’s Kiss in the […]

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Interview with our cover designer
The Witches Kiss Book

Of course, the words inside the covers are the most important thing about a book. But there’s no denying that a beautiful cover can draw the eye and convince someone to pick up a book which she otherwise might have passed over. We’ve been lucky enough to end up with a truly stunning cover for […]

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