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My fondest memory from my childhood? Sneeking into the grounds of Osbourne House on ponies and charging across the grounds. Amazingly we never got caught!


What fun!


THIS Osborne House? Wow!!

 

http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/daysout/properties/osborne/

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Unfinished Business is definitely a teasing title. HARLEQUIN know what they're doing.
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Unfinished Business is definitely a teasing title. HARLEQUIN know what they're doing.

Wendy - Are your books going to be ebook only or is there a chance they'll be in print at some point? Also, will you be doing any Barnes & Noble book signings/visits this year?

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I have a very close friend who loves these books, so I'm going to have to check them out.  Thanks for the information!

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I've been writing seriously for about ten years. Some of my favourite writers. Daphne duMaurier. I love the way she could cross the divide between historical and contemporary. Jane Austen - obviously. Judith McNaught, for the same reason as DduM.

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At the moment they are only ebooks. Harlequin make the decision about putting titles into print. Authors can only hope! No plans for signings at B&N right now but hopefully, some time in the not too distant future it will happen.

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That's good to know. Thanks so much!
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About how long does it take you to write a book, Wendy? Do you look for inspiration from real life events or are your stories strictly the products of your imagination?

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That's the one. Mind you, we're talking a lot of years ago when security wasn't such an issue. I doubt there's a single gap in the fence nowadays!

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These crime books take a lot of time and research - so six months, I guess. My romances probably take about four. Now, here's a secret. I also write erotica as Zara Chase and can do one of those a month. Yes, I need to get a life!

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Wsoliman wrote:

These crime books take a lot of time and research - so six months, I guess. My romances probably take about four. Now, here's a secret. I also write erotica as Zara Chase and can do one of those a month. Yes, I need to get a life!


In a MONTH? Wow, that's impressive!

 

Have you discovered any strange facts while doing your research? 

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I actually know someone who registered with the tax man as a 'pornographer'. I kid you not. Obviously, that went into a book!
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I actually know someone who registered with the tax man as a 'pornographer'. I kid you not. Obviously, that went into a book!

Spelling is important! That's hilarious!

 

Thanks so much for visiting with us this week, Wendy! Come back again!