Two quick items :
First, Simon Swift, author of crime noire Black Shadows, will be doing book-signings signing on Saturday (21st May) in Waterstones, Kingsgate Centre, Huddersfield between 12 and 2pm.
About Black Shadows :
Black Shadows is a historical mystery set in post-war New York. Murder, double-cross, betrayal and the quest for a mythical diamond blight the life of reluctant hero Errol Black.
When fellow detective and one-time partner Dyke Spanner is shot to death, Black is drawn deep into a violent and bloody quest. The search for the priceless Blue Tavernier Diamond brings gangsters, New York’s ruthless Tongs and beautiful women into Black’s life.
To solve the crime, he finds himself journeying into his own past where both the secret to Dyke’s killer and the clues to the hidden diamond lay.
Black Shadows is a crime novel blending fact and fiction. It is set in one of America’s most violent and unsettled eras. Gangsters, beautiful dames, colourful villains and red herrings galore – this is the world of reluctant hero Errol Christopher Black.
Black Shadows is published by Wild Wolf Publishing (wildwolfpublishing.com)
Book trailer : http://www.twitvid.com/QBIYO
Waterstone in Kingsgate Centre :
AND Second :
Shalini Boland’s YA gothic paranormal romance will be touring blogs throught the rest of May into June and later :
Shalini is already featured at the following :
To be featured on 26th May 2011
with others in the pipeline . . . we’ll be tweeting updates . . .
A paranormal romance that spans the centuries from modern London to 19th century Paris and ancient Cappadocia.
Sixteen-year-old Madison Greene is in foster care until one day she inherits a fortune, she inherits a house, she inherits a cellar full of danger.
Eighteen-year-old Alexandre lives in 19th century Paris. On an archaeological expedition he discovers a lost underground city where his life changes forever.
For each of them, life is finally starting. Little do they know it is closer to ending. Something lies buried which should have been forgotten.
Falling in love has never been so dangerous.
Book trailer – click on HIDDEN in the right-hand menu . . .