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March 10, 2020

Monty is ten today!

The real Monty is ten year’s old today. Happy birthday Monty! He celebrated by going for a walk at his favourite spot where he can fish […]
March 10, 2020

Monty book 2 is a coming along nicely

Hi this is Louisa. I wanted to let Monty’s fans know that Monty is hard at work on creating a new Monty Dog Detective novel in […]
March 6, 2020

Proofreading – the final step

Proofreading. The final step. I just have to check for any obvious errors. Small things like punctuation. Or a piece of dialogue on the wrong line […]
January 6, 2020

Mystery author Adele Parks at Sutherland Library NSW, February 11

Many years ago, when I was struggling to write my first novel, I attended a writing course in Guildford in the UK. This course was run […]
December 4, 2019

A new dog detective novel on its way

This picture is of me under Louisa’s desk. Louisa has gone to make a cup of tea so I thought I’d take this opportunity to update […]
October 20, 2019

The relief and the worry of finishing a new book

I recently finished a new crime-thriller set on an island off Seattle in the USA. I think it’s my creepiest book yet and I hope it […]
September 28, 2019

Prey signed to Bloodhound Books

Very excited to be working with Bloodhound Books who is publishing my new thriller PREY in April 2020. Four murders. Four countries. One terrible secret. More […]
March 19, 2019

The difference a good editor makes

The book I’m working on at the moment is a slightly new direction for me. It’s still a thriller. But what is different is that this […]
March 4, 2019

Celebrating two new books from Caroline de Costa

I’m really looking forward to being the Master of Ceremonies at Caroline de Costa‘s double book launch. Double? On April 6, 2019, from 3:30pm to 7pm […]

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