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25% discount anyone?

Friday, 27 November 2020

Hello to everyone

Whilst I am not a big fan of Black Friday and it's drive to make us all by more stuff, the lovely people at Unbound, have just told me that today is #BookFriday and I felt this was something worth sharing. 

They are offering a 25% discount on any pledges made today (up to £75) using the code BOOKFRIDAY2020 when you check out.

So, if you can think of any friends or family…

294 sleeps to go...

Tuesday, 10 November 2020

Did I mention it was a long process to get a book published?

Next week, the manuscript will be returned to me following its first, big 'structural edit'.

I'm so excited to see what the editor says - ready for feedback from this expert in the publishing world.

I'll then have a month to incorporate any sugggested changes, as we work towards ensuring the book is the very best it can be for you…

It's finished!

Tuesday, 1 September 2020

I am so happy to be sending you this latest update... to let you know that yesterday I finished writing Game On! 

All 72,389 words have now been sent off to my wonderful publishers at Unbound, and so begins the next stage in the as their team start editing, proofing, designing the cover, layout, marketing to book sellers, printing etc all ahead of publication in 2021. 

I have absolutely loved…

In the home straight...

Tuesday, 21 July 2020

It's been an exciting week for "Game On". 

Firstly I've reached 58,000 words - 58,134 to be precise - and I have just three chapters left to complete before I can submit the manuscript to the publishers. I had hoped to have my draft finished for the end of August, but it looks like it might be a little sooner at this rate. 

Then starts the fascinating process of editing, proofing, designing…

Thanking you all

Thursday, 18 June 2020

Hello to my lovely supporters - all 483 of you! 

It's such a tough time for so many people right now, which makes me all the more grateful to everyone who has so kindly pledged for 'Game On'.

It was really exciting to reach 100% funding this month - especially as it's such a short space of time since the crowdfunding page was launched. Not only that, but people have carried on supporting the…

Exciting news - Best Sports Podcast

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Hoping everyone is staying safe and well.

I wanted to update all my lovely backers (there's now 355 of you and the book is 63% funded!) with some exciting news.

It was announced yesterday that my podcast, The Game Changers, has been shortlisted for ‘Best Sports Podcast’ in the British Podcast Awards 2020. I am absolutely thrilled. 

Sadly there’s no glitzy awards night to attend this year…

We're 50% funded!

Thursday, 7 May 2020


Wonderful this morning to see that the 'Game On' project is now 51% funded with 264 kind supporters on board. 

Thank you to each and everyone one of you for your pledge. Loving that we now have this fantastic group of individuals all backing women's sport. 

It's been a busy few days reaching out to people - mainly on LinkedIn - and encouraging them to pledge. So many kind messages…

Publication date: September 2021
171% funded
735 backers