Behind the scenes in The Garden of Magic and an interview

First off, a huge thank you to everyone who has bought, reviewed, or spread the word about The Garden of Magic. I am so grateful. The truth is, without reader support I don’t get to do this, so THANK YOU!

I snapped this house (while on holiday in Wiltshire) as it's just the way I pictured Jon's house in Pendleford.
I snapped this house (while on holiday in Wiltshire) as it’s just the way I pictured Jon’s house in Pendleford.

If you wish to peek behind the scenes for some of my inspiration for The Garden of Magic, you might like this book board on Pinterest.

The very beautiful Bradford-On-Avon was my model for Pendleford, and you can read more about how I chose the setting here.

In other news, there’s an interview with me in the latest episode of the Joined Up Writing Podcast. It’s my first time as a guest and I was, predictably enough, super-nervous. Wayne and Leah (the hosts) were great, though, and we had a lovely chat.

Finally, a quick squeak of excitement:

The Language of Spells was in the Kindle Daily Deal on Friday and it got to number two in the romantic comedy chart and number 22 overall on Amazon UK! Meep!

TLOS_21Aug_2romanticchartRight. That’s enough trumpet-blowing. As you were…







4 responses to “Behind the scenes in The Garden of Magic and an interview”

  1. Ileandra Young Avatar

    Congrats on the stats! That’s great news! Hope to see more cheerful updates in future. 🙂

    1. Sarah Avatar

      Thanks so much! Me, too!

  2. susankmann Avatar

    Love the behind the scenes and really enjoyed listening to you on the joined up writing podcast. x

    1. Sarah Avatar

      Thank you, Susan! Glad you enjoyed the interview. I was *very* nervous but hopefully it didn’t show too much! x