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New year, new progress!

Monday, 4 January 2021

Dear Supporters of From Crimea With Love.

Again, many thanks to you all for showing belief in this project, I really appreciate the support. And getting the book ready for publications has provided a nice distraction from the annus horribilis the world has just endured.

The ‘copyedit’ of my manuscript has been combed over and will soon be fed into the ‘printing machine’. Another vital stage…

Final draft submitted!

Monday, 6 July 2020

From Crimea With Love has just completed the structural edit phase, where with the help of my editor I’ve expanding on certain passages, made things clearer in others and generally tried to avoid lawsuits! Now my writing duties are almost done, the publisher can get to work on copy editing, type setting, photo selection and all the other magic involved. 

It’s taken masses of hard, unglamorous work…

Reaching the next level!

Tuesday, 4 February 2020

Just a quick note to say a huge thank you for your support of my cherished project and of course for your patience while it’s in the production process. After putting the manuscript through five drafts it was finally handed over to Unbound’s capable hands and I'm told the book is currently well under way with it’s ‘structural edit’. Once that is done I’ll be given a few pointers and suggestions on…


Friday, 7 June 2019

First of all I would like to thank family, friends and Sharpe fans for allowing me to realise the long held desire to put my Sharpe experiences into book form. And thank you to Unbound for letting me write the book I want to write. Some might say how could the ramblings of a spoilt, entitled actor be of any interest to an audience beyond the world wide legions of fans? If tales of mishaps, danger…

Publication date: July 2021
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