Next up for the quick-fire round of 20 questions is newcomer Niels Saunders. The most important thing you need to know about Niels? Do Not Challenge This Man To A Chili Eating Competition! You will lose. And if you want to find out why he’s holding a pineapple, you’ll have to read his book. Take… Continue reading 20 Questions ~ Chapter 3
A recent trend of wrapping books in unassuming brown paper and jotting down the merest of hints as to what lies underneath is sweeping the nation’s bookshops and book-clubs. I love this idea, because covers can often be misleading, distracting or ill-fitting. The old adage of judging books by their covers exists precisely because this… Continue reading Cover Story
If you are just starting out on the exciting and equally nerve-wracking road to self-publishing, then this post is for you! Perhaps you have just completed National Novel Writing Month and have a 50,000 word manuscript loitering around your laptop, or maybe you have an old sheaf of typed pages neatly stacked away in a… Continue reading My Top Tips For Self-Publishing
With NaNoWriMo almost at an end, I’m happy to say that my new novel (book number three!) is really taking shape and I love it! I’m living in the world of my book, becoming more familiar with my characters and my surroundings. One of the most important ways for me to connect with this imaginary… Continue reading New Book, New Soundtrack
I’ve been featured on Book Hippo UK! It’s always nice to have your book featured, and it’s especially nice to be featured with Book Hippo UK. The majority of sites charge a fee (or something akin to a mortgage!) to advertise a book promotion, but Book Hippo UK do not charge for inclusion on their… Continue reading Featured Author
Interview with Author – Evie Gaughan BY BOOK GOODIES About Evie Gaughan: Evie Gaughan is the author of The Cross Of Santiago and The Mysterious Bakery On Rue De Paris. Living on the West Coast of Ireland, which is not renowned for its sunny climate, Evie escapes from the inclement weather into a converted attic… Continue reading Everything you thought you knew… and a bit more!
Now Available In Paperback! Well, to say that I’ve been anticipating this day for a long time is an understatement. Finally, I am thrilled to announce that my novel, The Mysterious Bakery On Rue De Paris is now available to purchase in paperback on Amazon. It is the one year anniversary of publishing my… Continue reading Going Retro
We are completely spoilt for choice in Ireland when it comes to castles. And even on a wet day (or a soft day I should say!) Aughnanure Castle still casts a magical spell. Located just 30 minutes drive from Galway City, it made the ideal day trip for the long weekend. Readers of The Cross… Continue reading Another day, another castle!
Happy September everyone! We are coming into my favourite time of year and so to celebrate, I’m posting a snippet from my novel, The Mysterious Bakery On Rue De Paris. Hope you enjoy it 🙂 Also, I want to take this opportunity to thank everyone who has already downloaded a copy of my book. I… Continue reading September Sneak Peak
So in my quest to arrive über late to every party, I’m just discovering the exciting world of Audio Books. My name is Evie Gaughan and I have never listened to an audio book. There, the first step is admitting it. It’s not something I have ever tried, so I can’t say whether it would… Continue reading Read me a story…