Tag Archives: Vanessa Couchman

Thumbing Through The French Collection

Today I’ve invited Vanessa Couchman, author of the French Collection and a fellow member of Writers Abroad, to visit Ascroft, eh? to talk about her new collection of short stories set in France, which will be launched tomorrow. Welcome, Vanessa. Let’s get … Continue reading

Posted in November 2017 | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Meeting Readers’ Expectations In Wartime Fiction

Today I’ve been chatting with Vanessa Couchman on her blog about how to meet wartime fiction readers’ expectations, even when your story isn’t set in one of the places where they expect to find themselves when they open the book … Continue reading

Posted in April 2016 | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

National Short Story Week With The Ex-Pats

This week is National Short Story Week (16th to 22nd November), an event I look forward to each year. I enjoy reading and writing this form of literature so I want to support this annual event by encouraging readers to … Continue reading

Posted in November 2015 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

A Captivating Novel of Corsica Explored

This summer I read a wonderful historical novel set in Corsica, The House At Zaronza by Vanessa Couchman. I’ve always wanted to visit this island so I soaked up the scenery and atmosphere as I read. I was also completely … Continue reading

Posted in October 2014 | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

Meet My Main Character

I’ve been tagged by Susan Keogh, author of The Jack Mallory Chronicles, to participate in the Meet My Main Character blog hop. In this latest game of tag for historical fiction authors on the blogosphere, we introduce the main character of … Continue reading

Posted in May 2014 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments