Hard to believe that I was dropping in here back in Spring – but I’m delighted to be finally getting around to posting this now! The Haphazardous Hippo – aka Neats – a true book worm, one of the nicest – was good enough to come on board for the blog tour for Secrets We […]

Swirl & Thread is one of the most exciting new review voices on the Irish and international blogging scene now. Mairead kindly agreed to review Secrets We Keep and I was so glad she liked it! Here’s a link to her blog where I’ve also written a post about having an international reach: Blogtour | […]

Next up, I got to visit Jennifer C Wilson. Jennifer runs a slot called Sunday Sojourns and when she told me about it, I just knew I had to write about Enniscrone — or as it’s called in Secrets We Keep – Ballytokeep! I loved writing this, if you’ve read Secrets We Keep, you’ll have […]

One of the best things about being a writer and there are many great things — I’m thinking of all the books I just ‘have to’ read, sitting writing for hours on end and of course feeling like I’m in a constant conversation about my favorite topic — yes, you guessed it, books! The great […]

I was delighted to find a lovely blogger right here in Mayo — What Danielle Did Next is a book blog run by a Sligo woman living in Ballina! Danielle was good enough to come on board for our mini tour to launch the Irish Publication in trade paper back of My Husbands Wives. She […]

So, just to confuse the holy maloney out of everyone, I embarked on a mini Irish blog tour for the launch of My Husbands Wives on May 1st. This was just a select number of stops with a handful of lovely Irish bloggers – and let me tell you, these girls are the best!! First […]

It was an absolute pleasure to drop into the Chat About Books Blog back in February to do a Q& A with Kerry – we talked about inspiration, the writing progress and oh, yes, Keanau Reeves…. Well, a writer is meant to use her imagination! Thanks Kerry for featuring Secrets We Keep!! Here’s a link […]

I was thrilled to chat with Paula Wiseman on Near FM about books, writing, debut novels, My Husbands Wives and of course – the other woman!   Here’s a link to our radio interview and many thanks to Paula and everyone at Near FM for being just lovely! Faith x  

I was delighted to be featured as an Author in the Spotlight on the Hannah Mc Kinnon blog. Hannah has now signed a contract with Mira, but she’s already a well established author with Time After Time which was released last year with Avon Books.   Here’s a link to the feature: Hannah Mc Kinnon […]


It was my pleasure to drop into With Love For Books – Suze, Tanya and Anniek run this blog that has something for every book lover! I guest posted with a piece about the ‘other’ old property in Secrets We Keep and included are some lovely photographs of Ballyhannon Castle in County Clare, courtesy of […]

In the blog tour for Secrets We Keep, back in February, I dropped into Linda’s Book Bag for a fun post all about ‘Secrets.’ Well, wouldn’t you like to know….   Here’s a link to the post where I’m talking about big knickers and Nanny Mc Phee!   Linda’s Book Bag – Secrets We Keep […]

On April 23rd, I appeared on the Waking Hours slot in the Sunday Independent Life Magazine – many thanks to Ciara Dwyer for writing the piece after a long and lovely conversation. Thanks also to Brendan O’Connor for featuring a newbie like myself! Here’s a link to the article: Sunday Independent Life Magazine   Here’s […]

It was my pleasure, as always to feature on the lovely Margaret Bonas Madden’s book blog – Bleach House Library. Margaret is a regular reviewer in the Irish Independent and a champion of Irish writers and good fiction. Here’s a link to her website and her generous review of Secrets We Keep.   Bleach House […]

I was so thrilled when Sophie agreed to host a stop on her fab Book Drunk blog for the Secrets We Keep tour. Sophie was one of the first bloggers to review my debut novel and I’ll never forget the excitement of reading her thoughts for the first time – it was a real thrill. […]

On February 9th, I dropped into My Reading Corner, a brilliant book blog by Karen a prolific reader and fab reviewer in Essex. Karen was good enough to join us on the blog tour and made my day by offering to review the book. Thankfully, she liked it too! Here’s a link to her site:   […]

So our next stop on the blog tour was over with Shaz. I was delighted to have Emma Crowley do the honours here and she was good enough to read and review Secrets We Keep – I think she liked it!! Emma wrote a lovely review and my thanks both to her and to Shaz […]

Well I just thought I’d drop this in here…. It’s the third stop on my blog tour from February where I dropped in on the lovely Jo and Jaffa at Jaffa Reads Too! thanks so much to both of them for having me on their lovely, eclectic and very busy blog!!  Here I’m talking about […]

Okay, so I admit, I’m a bit star struck!! When they asked me if I’d do a piece on Kobo for Canada I was over the moon. A Q&A k- easy peasy, right? Actually, yes right! Today it went ‘live’ and there I am, an ‘influential female author,’ sitting alongside the fabulous Margaret Atwood — […]

As you can imagine, it’s been a busy month since the release of Secrets We Keep at the beginning of Feb — I had hoped to cross post from the lovely bloggers featuring the book each day, but I’m afraid that this time round social media has become a lot more… social! So, there’s been […]

  Some people read your books and just seem to get them! I ‘met’ Joanne when she posted a review of My Husbands Wives on Goodreads. It was one of those rare moments of silence when the house was quiet and James and I were in the kitchen (he was probably reading a golf article!) […]

It finally came – this Wednesday, after all the too -ing and fro -ing it did happen when it was supposed to happen… If you’re wondering what exactly – well, my second book has gone out into the world and it’s well… FABULOUS!!! Now, don’t get me wrong – I wasn’t inundated on Wednesday with […]

Yep, it’s coming…. And maybe that’s why it feels like I’ve been up to something….   The new book is on the way and already it’s getting a big warm welcome from the blogging community. Last week, Netgally – the book portal used by publishers, reviewers and bloggers featured the new book in it’s newsletter. […]