These Are My (Author) Confessions #5: Wow, it’s been a while…

Hello hello lovely readers, Remember me? Wouldn't be surprised if you didn't... It's been a while, hey? Well, I've got plenty of excuses - books in production, opening Talem Press for submissions, publishing other authors' books and moving countries... But, frankly, I can't be bothered going into all that right ...

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Audiobook Excerpt: ‘Reign of Mist’ Narrated by Angele Masters

Hello hello lovely readers and listeners. Today, I’m so so excited to share an excerpt from the upcoming Reign of Mist audiobook with you all! I feel incredibly lucky that Angele Masters came back to narrate Book 2, I already know she's done a phenomenal job. Listen to a free 20 minute excerpt from the ...

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These Are My (Author) Confessions #4: Reign of Mist Launch Day Feels

It's the publication date of my second book, and I'm still grappling with what that means. To be completely honest, I didn't know what to expect when this day arrived. I've been a jumble of nerves and emotions. There are a lot of things people don't tell you about releasing a second book. For me, my first ...

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Mini Podcast #12: Where I Ramble About 1 Year Milestones, Lessons Learnt and Book Launches

Hello hello lovely readers and listeners. Welcome back to another mini podcast episode. This one's a little bit special! We're celebrating Heart of Mist turning ONE YEAR OLD. Say whhhhaaatttt? That's right. It's been a full 12 months since my debut hit the shelves and I want to reflect on that a little. ...

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Mini Podcast #11: Where I Ramble About Launch Copies, My Editing Process and Stephen King

Hello hello lovely readers and listeners. Welcome back to another mini podcast episode. In this one I tell you all about picking up the launch copies of Reign of Mist and delve into the other aspects of an indie author's work. At one listener's request, I also share my editing process, from beta readers and ...

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Mini Podcast #10: Where I Ramble About Final Proofs, Book Launches & A New Prequel

Hello hello lovely readers and listeners! Welcome back to another mini podcast episode. We're at #10 folks! Thanks for sticking with me and my rambling for this long. In this one, I tell you all about receiving the (hopefully) final print proofs for REIGN OF MIST, and the details for the official launch party at ...

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Mini Podcast #9: Where I Ramble About Cover Reveals, Fan Art and Print Proofs

Hello hello lovely readers and listeners! As always, welcome back to another mini podcast episode. As you can tell from the title of this one, I've recently revealed the cover of Reign of Mist, so have some things to say about that among many other things. You'll have to forgive my sniffly nose in this ep - it's ...

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Cover Reveal: REIGN OF MIST, The Oremere Chronicles, Book II

Lovely readers, I'm so thrilled to finally be able to share the cover of Reign of Mist with you all! Earlier this week, the cover was revealed exclusively on Writer’s Edit, but in case you missed it, here she is in all her glory… If you follow this blog, you’ll know that the incredibly talented Alissa ...

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Mini Podcast #8: Where I Ramble About Bad Reviews, Book Production & Publishing Pressures

Hello hello lovely readers and listeners. Welcome back to another mini podcast episode. This one should hopefully be a bit of a laugh... Have a listen below!   http://helenscheuerer.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Author-Update-8_1.mp3   In episode #8 I read out some bad reviews from Goodreads ...

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