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The Loveahappyending Lifestyle downloadable emag is here!

The moment of truth. Can a group of people who share a passion, pull together to produce an e-magazine? Well, I have to say the answer is a definitive ‘yes’ and we have been raising a toast to our newest arrival. For those of you who have followed the Loveahappyending journey, you will know that […]

Cover reveal for The Fallen Stars!

Today we are celebrating the cover reveal for The Fallen Stars by author Stephanie Keyes! But first, if you haven’t read The Star Child, the first book in this trilogy – read on! “Imaginative and fast-paced. Couldn’t put it down!” – E.G. Foley, New York Times Bestselling author of The Gryphon Chronicles “This well-written and […]

The Loveahappyending year in books…

2012 was quite a year – so much to celebrate amongst our group of new authors and associate readers! For the website it was an exciting year with the launch of The Loveahappyending Bookshelf where some of our independently published authors come together with the traditional publishers to spread the word about some great books! […]

A Blog of the Year 2012!

We’ve been awarded The Blog of the Year badge by the lovely (and talented) Janice Horton! It’s a great honour to accept and pass on this award, particularly as the magazine-style blog is a team effort. From the Editors who run the features, to over forty authors and associate readers who contribute, it’s one […]

The Festival of Romance – old Hollywood style!

We were there – we partied, we raised a glass or two of champagne to our three loveahappyending authors who were short-listed, and award winner Mandy Baggot! We met up with some wonderful people and here is our homage to a wonderful weekend, in old Hollywood style – check it out! Thank you to everyone […]

The UK’s ONLY Romantic Fiction Festival!

We are gearing up to attend the Festival of Romance, being held in Bedford 16-18 November 2012. You will be able to meet up with some of our featured UK authors at the stall at the Romance Fair on Saturday 17th November in the Howard Room at Bedford Corn Exchange. The Fair is free […]

Before Bond, meet Regan .. Nathan Regan

Before Bond, meet Regan…Nathan Regan The new Bond film, Skyfall launches tomorrow – but why wait until then for a military intelligence hottie? Let me introduce you to the lead male in Mandy Baggot’s new romantic thriller, Security and reveal the eye-catching 007-style book cover! *Lies hurt, but the truth can get you killed Autumn […]

Loveahappyending loves a Festival

…we also love a party! Some of our UK authors and associates will be heading to Bedford in the UK on Friday 16 November 2012 to join in 3 days of festivities and FUN! Among them will be – Authors: Mandy Baggot, Sheryl Browne, Nicky Wells, Emma Calin, Carol E Wyer, Sue Fortin, Linn B […]

Stephanie Keyes talks about Branding…

It’s all about relationships. That’s what I shared with the group at the Love a Happy Ending Summer Audience in Tetbury, Gloucestershire, UK on June 16th. After nearly a year of interacting with my family, daily, talking with them more than I do my own family, I had a strong urge to meet our […]

Author and medium Richard Holmes reflects…

A Summer Audience now seems to be a cross between a distant memory and something that happened five minutes ago.  For me it certainly had the “Wow Factor” for a number of reasons.  I was amazed at quite a few things.  Firstly, the sheer effort and determination shown by Linn, in putting the whole thing […]

Miriam Wakerly’s talk at a Summer Audience

Coming Full Circle… I joined before I realised their main book event was to be held at my old school, Sir William Romney’s School in Tetbury. It was as much a surprise to Linn as it was to me. Really, one of those amazing coincidences that can happen in life; fact being stranger than […]

Our first birthday and 3 new Authors!

On 29 June 2012 we celebrate our first birthday.  What a year it has been!  Before we tell you all about it, we have three new, smiling faces to add to the website.  Following our Summer Audience reader/author event competition, the judging panel agree all three  were worthy winners, so instead of one newbie we […]

What do psychopaths and mystery writers have in common?

Crime, Thrillers, and my Writing Journey Chris Longmuir’s talk at a Summer Audience  Quote “There are two kinds of folks who sit around thinking about how to kill people. Psychopaths and mystery writers.” Castle Now, I sincerely hope I’m not a psychopath, but I am a mystery writer, and to take it further, I’m a […]

A day celebrating everything book related…

Summary: From Zero to my Latest Hero…. By Janice Horton When I was asked to speak at the Summer Audience event in Tetbury, Gloucestershire on the 16th June, my initial reaction was to think ‘no way!’ This was simply because I had never done any public speaking before and I certainly didn’t think I […]

A Summer Audience met Catrin Collier & Jill Mansell

It has to be said – and it was repeated by virtually everyone attending Catrin Collier’s Keynote speech was spell-binding Catrin, under various pen names, has published over 41 novels worldwide including 3 Quick Reads; in English and translation. She has had three stage plays professionally performed in addition to publishing various articles and short […]

A Summer Audience fun!

Recipe for a fun day talking about all things book related: Ingredients: 30 passionate new Authors from around the world 16 wonderful Associate Readers 1 fabulous Keynote Speaker – Catrin Collier (photo above right – Linn B Halton, Mandy Baggot & Catrin Collier) 1 totally amazing surprise in the delightful form of Jill Mansell popping […]

A Summer Audience visits Stafford FM has had a busy time with all of the preparation for a Summer Audience on 16 June 2012 in Tetbury, Gloucestershire in the UK. Today we are announcing the winner of the recent StaffordFM Book Club ticket giveaway! We were so excited when our Associate Reader, the lovely Kim TheBookworm joined the amazing DJ […]

Wanted – one new Member!

                                            HEARD THE BUZZ ABOUT A SUMMER AUDIENCE? Yes? But have you heard that we are looking for one more author to join us? That could be YOU! Have YOU bought your ticket for a Summer Audience yet ? 17 authors, a full programme of speakers and an address by celebrated author Jeannie Johnson. […]

Another Author signs a publishing contract!

Today we are congratulating featured author Nicky Wells who has just signed a contract with Sapphire Star Publishing! We’ve been following SSP after interviewing them for our blog on 4 February 2012, click here to read the full  Interview with Amy Lichtenhan and we realised that this new publisher was, indeed, a trail-blazer! In Amy’s words “We are […]

Breaking news from

We recently featured an interview with a new publisher Sapphire Star Publishing, today they have announced that another of our Authors will be joining them! One of our featured Authors, Linn B Halton, has signed a contract for The Quintessential Gemini and is very excited to be working with Sapphire Star. We asked Linn about […]

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