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Ruth Saberton: Made in Cornwall

Long before Ross Poldark decided to do a spot of topless scything or gallop his horse across the clifftops, the rugged scenery of Cornwall made a huge impression on my writing. Living in Polperro, one of the most photographed fishing … Continue reading

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Geraldine Fonteroy: Plots of Gold

Woo-hoo! – International Chick Lit Month is here, and what better way to celebrate than to delve a little into what my warped little brain thinks chick lit is all about – stonkingly brilliant plots! Not just any old plots … Continue reading

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Sue Watson on writing chick-lit (and a lemon cake recipe from the lovely Dan!)

A chick-lit book is, to those who aren’t in the know, a fluffy meringue read about a girl falling in love with a boy then after a few minor obstacles they both collapse into a pink cloud of happy ever … Continue reading

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Q&A with Heather Hill

 We put some questions to Heather Hill, author of The New Mrs D, to find out her writing habits, publication journey, and the inspiration behind her novels… What inspires you to write? I tend to carry a notebook around with … Continue reading

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Nicola May: My Books are My Babies

How wonderful that International Chick Lit month is in May! Summer is on its way and loads of new chick lit releases are ready to slip on those shelves ready for holiday enjoyment. Sitting here with a blank page I … Continue reading

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Why I Love Writing Chick Lit

Carina UK author Sam Tonge explains why she loves writing chick-lit novels… I started writing about ten years ago and whilst I found success with short stories, it took longer to get that novel deal. Then, September 2013, I finally … Continue reading

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Jillianne Hamilton: Action-Comedy Meets Chick Lit

The heroine of my novel, Molly Miranda: Thief for Hire, is a bad girl. She swears. She is sarcastic. She sleeps with a guy she shouldn’t—and then kisses another. But it’s her unique career that gets her into the most … Continue reading

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Emily Benet: The Chick Lit Author who Forgot She Loved Chick Lit

Picture the scene. You’re lying on a sun bed beside a glistening pool. Factor fifty on your face, because you’re clever like that. There’s no one else around. Alright, go on, sketch in a honey-skinned, toned Mediterranean god snoozing on … Continue reading

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Talli Roland: A Chick-Lit Writer’s Guide to Procrastination

(Or: How Not to Get that Novel Written . . . Quickly) Step 1: Make a cup of coffee, then turn on your computer. Tell yourself it’s okay to browse Facebook and Twitter for a while, since you need to … Continue reading

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You had me at ‘hullo’ by Anna Bell

Anna Bell, author of the Don’t Tell series, talks about how she discovered the chick-lit genre… I think we all remember our first time, well I certainly do – the first time I read my first chick lit novel. I … Continue reading

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