The Witch’s Tears : fantasy soundtrack

When The Witch’s Kiss came out last year we compiled a list of songs we thought worked really well as a sort of soundtrack to the book, usually because something in the lyrics reflected the mood of one of our characters at one particular point in the story. You can check out that soundtrack here.  […]

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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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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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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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