Book Research: Sister Alice King – Heroic Nurse of World War 1

In preparation for my novel "Mabel of the ANZACS" I did a whole lot of research which led me to some very interesting info and people. The diaries of real nurses are incredible to read. One of the...

Listen to “Zoe’s Promise” Radio Play!

Zoe's Promise was performed today by the awesome cast at Sherri's Playhouse. Sand, Sun, Love and Madcap Zoe On A Mission To Fulfill A Promise Made In The Egyptian Desert It’s 1948 in Sydney,...

New Fiction Art: Crossroads by Mary

Crossroads is the first short featuring Stella and Tessa, the characters that first appeared in my Intertwined Souls Series (Starting with Book 3: Hidden Truths). It’s the summer of 1917 in Athens,...

New Short: Crossroads To Be Published in Historical Fiction Anthology

This is exciting! I've written my first Stella and Tessa short called CROSSROADS. Crossroads will be featured in a new Historical Fiction anthology and it will be out in May 2018! CROSSROADS...

New Novel: Mabel of the ANZACS

I'm currently writing a new story called Mabel of the ANZACS* - story about World War I heroism through service and sacrifice. MABEL OF THE ANZACS is a standalone novel set in the Eva and Zoe...

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The Root of All Cruelty Is…

The New Yorker magazine has a very interesting article. The Root of All Cruelty? Perpetrators of violence, we’re told, dehumanize their victims. The truth is worse. A recent episode of the dystopian television series “Black Mirror” begins with a soldier hunting down and killing hideous humanoids...

Upcoming Radio Play: Zoe’s Promise

I’m stoked to announce that my new radio play “Zoe’s Promise” will be performed on Sherri’s Playhouse around Easter. Definite date to be announced. A more expanded version of the play will be released as a novella soon after. What is the play about? Sand, Sun, Love...

War Heroine Laskarina Bouboulina!

When I was doing research for my first book “In The Blood of the Greeks” – I wanted to give my character, Zoe Lambros, a role model that she was inspired by. I just love research and this led me down a whole different rabbit hole. I discovered the heroic Laskarina Bouboulina...

27 January – Holocaust Remembrance Day

On this day in 1945, the death camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau was liberated. 6 MILLION innocent Jews and others such as gyspies, political prisoners, Jehovah’s Witnesses, homosexual men (lesbians were not imprisoned), political prisoners and other people had lost their lives. 1.1 MILLION were...

January Free Book: Where Shadows Linger!

January Book Special: Where Shadows Linger – FREE for limited time Bronze Award Winner – Historical Romance 2015 Readers’ Favorite Awards Eva Muller and Zoe Lambros flee to Australia seeking refuge from World War II ravaged Greece. They struggle in an intolerant society whilst...

Nazis Couldn’t Sleep Because of the Searchlights…

Doesn’t this article just break your heart? I shed so many tears I filled a bucket. The poor Nazis couldn’t get to sleep because there was too much light. Isn’t that shocking? It’s a human right to sleep in the dark without intrusive lights interrupting their sleep. Someone should have given me a...

In The Blood of the Greeks FREE for a Limited Time!

My first book, my baby, is now available for FREE (yep the ebook is free!)  Its Freebie December! In The Blood of the Greeks ebook edition is FREE for a limited time!  Get your copy for FREE Get your copy for FREE Forbidden love, heart racing suspense, an epic tale set in war-ravaged Greece. In...

31 Zentangles and Mandalas Book Released!

New Release for November is 31 Zentangles and Mandalas. Price: $12.50 USD Pages: 76 Designs: 31 Order Online: Amazon | Barnes & Noble Zentangles and Mandalas are illustrations and designs that are perfect for coloring. Designed to be a relaxing way to spend some quality time and just let the...

In The Blood of the Greeks The Illustrated Companion 2nd Edition

I’ve been working on the second edition of In The Blood of the Greeks The Illustrated Companion after only having the book available in print. It will now be available in print and ebook. The print edition has the added bonus of having illustrations by Lucia Nobrega being able to used as a...

A Widgie Knight Now Available In These Stores!

I’m very excited to report that A Widgie Knight has escaped the Amazon ecosphere and has gone out into the world. You can now get A Widgie Knight at the following online platforms. A Widgie Knight is set in 1950 but the story is quite relevant in today’s world – it’s a...

 

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OHI Day 28 October – In Memory of My Brothers

Today is 28 October and that means it’s OHI Day (Οχι) – We calebrate / commemorate the NO that got us into World War II on 28 October 1940. It was also the start of the slide into a national nightmare that didn’t end until 1945. My brothers, Michael, Thieri and Theodore went to war against the...

Painting of Australian Soldiers in Tempi Valley Fighting The Germans in 1941

Towards the end of 1940, Italian forces invaded Greece from Albania. In February 1941 the British advance in North Africa was halted and a force, which included the 6th Australian Division, was organised and sent to assist the Greek nation. On 6th April the Germans invaded Greece and Yugoslavia...

Surviving The Peace Character List + First Chapter!

Zoe Lambros is a 16 year old that has lived through the German Occupation of her home town in Greece. Zoe survived the war that killed her  family, her friends and destroyed her country. She fought alongside Eva Muller and Henry Franz in an attempt to save Greek Jews from the Nazis but now comes a...

On The Streets of Larissa

I found this photograph. There’s one thing I truly hate about it. It’s not the woman in the cloak but the cloak itself. That long black cloak that brings back so many horrible memories. It’s one of the things I remember from the day mama died. That black cloak, the rain, the mud and my mother...

 

FEATURED IN THE JEWISH MUSEUM O GREECE

I’m deeply honoured and thrilled to have two of my books – the novel and the companion book be featured in the Jewish Museum of Greece.

In 2016 The Jewish Museum of Greece added In “The Blood of the Greeks” and the companion book “In the Blood of the Greeks The Illustrated Companion” to their collection on Greek Holocaust during World War II.

If you are in the area, why not pop over to Nikis 39, Athina 105 57, Greece and see their collection of priceless documents, images and video about the Greek Jewish Resistance and the way the Greek Jews fought back against the Germans and how their compatriots protected them.

Pick up a copy of In the Blood of the Greeks and the Companion Book – historical fiction and the companion book features actual wartime photography, illustrations, real life accounts of Greek resistance and heroism.

 

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