Catching up: Sapere Books 1 year on!

Congratulations to Amy, Caoimhe and Richard on there first birthday as Sapere Books. Amy has taken time out of her busy schedule to share some of the events that have happened in this amazing first… More

Meet the inspirational team behind Sapere Books!

In March 2016 I interviewed Amy Durant, a successful Publishing Director, as a guest on my blog; two years later I am delighted to welcome Amy back as a co-founder of a new and exciting… More

Meet crime writer David Field!

Having come from a career in criminal law, has the discipline of attention to detail and meticulous planning carried over to your writing career? A court lawyer develops many skills, including the ability to double-guess… More

Meet prolific crime writer, J.C. Briggs!

Welcome to my website, Jean! Your international career, before becoming a prolific author, was as an English and Drama teacher. Can you tell us something about this fascinating part of your life and how you… More

Meet historical fiction author, Elizabeth Bailey

I am really delighted to invite my fellow Sapere Books author, Elizabeth Bailey, as my guest this month. Welcome, Elizabeth! My first question has to be where did your love of storytelling and writing begin?… More

Meet romantic novelist Jane Cable

Your first writing successes with The Cheesemaker’s House were very impressive. How did this help you find your way as a successful author? The Cheesemaker’s House doing so well in a national competition gave me… More

Jacobean Architecture and Kiplin Hall, Richmond, North Yorkshire.

Leaham Hall in For Richer, For Poorer is a Jacobean style of country house that provides employment for its estate workers and the small nearby village of Leaham. In reality the image of Kiplin Hall inspired its fictitious counterpart.… More

About Me

I love creative writing and sharing that love through my manuscript appraisal and tutoring work. My Regency adventures, published by Sapere Books are set against the beauty of North Yorkshire, my home region, with its… More