Inside the mind of a writer

Waterstones’ current slogan is Give books for Christmas. Copies of A Passionate Spirit for sale at the Clapham Terrace School Fair, Leamington Spa on 4 Dec 2015And I must admit I could find no better message to give those passing by my stall at the Clapham Terrace School Christmas Fair on Friday – unless of course it be Roald Dahl’s observation in “Matilda”: If you are going to get anywhere in life you have to read a lot of books.

Once again I had some interesting conversations with potential readers and discovered that they enjoy many different genres and have eclectic reading tastes. One of them noted that the central theme of both my novels is that of spirituality, and I was happy to have raised my profile slightly as an author, giving out free bookmarks and gaining new interest for my social media platforms and in particular my Facebook Page.The SC Skillman Author stall at Clapham Terrace School Christmas Fair, Leamington Spa, 4 Dec 2015

Along with “Mystical Circles, “A Passionate Spirit” is available now to buy online either as a paperback or as en ebook, although the main marketing and publicity will begin in January.  And do check out my page on the publisher’s website if you enjoy paranormal thrillers – or, indeed, if you are, like some of those at the Christmas Fair, eclectic readers who love to  read across the genres…


Comments on: "A Passionate Spirit and Mystical Circles: Give Books for Christmas" (1)

  1. Sounds great, will check out the website!

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