Review: JJ Prins

I’ve been entertained by JJ’s ongoing commentary as he’s read my novel over the last couple of months, it’s lovely to finally see what he really thought! I think I’m a little bit in love with this statement: “She has a way with words that puts you at ease, brings you your tea, tells you to put your feet up and simply enjoy the story being told.”

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Review by Danielle Austen

My fellow Xcite stablemate, Danielle Austen shares her thoughts on Inspired by Night... And on my birthday too! Thankfully it was a great birthday present! Read it here

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Quirky Beauty Brigade

Following on from my recent interview with Charlotte Pingriff of Perfectly Cast, the lovely lady has returned the favour and featured an interview with me in her latest Quirky Beauty Brigade newsletter. You can read the interview (and sign up for her newsletter)...

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Guest Post: Skeletor’s journal of evil

When Skeletor asks you to write a post for his blog you don't say no! So my post is all about nice guys and handsome guys and whether the two attributed are mutually exclusive. Read it here.

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Guest Post: Fantasy & Sci-fi Rock My World

I wrote a guest post recently for my friend and fellow Liverpool author, Mark Murphy which was published yesterday on his website at

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Crosby Herald

I'm super chuffed to be in the Crosby Herald. This is the local paper for the area where I grew up (my folks still live there). I've always loved reading through the Crosby Herald and finding out what is happening in the area, it's generally far more interesting than...

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Liverpool Echo

I'm particularly excited to be featured on the Liverpool Echo website, as the largest local newspaper for Merseyside it feels like quite a feat to get myself mentioned on there. This article features on the book signing at Pritchards Bookshop on 4th October.  ...

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Southport Visitor

I'm excited to have news of my book signing featured on the Southport Visitor website. The Visitor prints local news for people living in and around Southport. For those not familiar with the geography of the North West off England, Southport is the Northern most...

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Guest blog:

I wrote a guest blog for the lovely people at It's all about the changes in technology and the formats that we now use to consume our entertainment... Including romance! Check it out. Leave a comment and you'll even get a chance to win a free ebook.

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Buy it now

Helen's debut novel, ‘Inspired by Night’ was published under the pseudonym L. E. May by Xcite Books in August 2014.

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