Category Archives: Digger’s Daughter

New Blurb for The Digger’s Daughter

I experimented after Christmas with a new blurb for Search for the Light on Amazon. It didn’t work. Sales went down, so I reverted back to my old one. So I am now experimenting with this blurb for The Digger’s … Continue reading

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Audio Books

A new member of CHINDI has kindly made an audio recording of one chapter from The Digger’s Daughter.┬áHere’s the link. My question is how useful is it to have an audio book as well as e-books and paperbacks? How long … Continue reading

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Lovely Review from Ingenue Magazine

Delighted to see this review drop into my letterbox this morning.

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Book Funnel

I have taken the plunge and subscribed to Bookfunnel. For the princely sum of 20$ a year, I can send out targeted free copies of my books, prior to publication, and hopefully get more reviews. (This price is the starving … Continue reading

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Gravestones

Those of us who like family history make a beeline for graveyards when visiting somewhere with a family connection. I particularly like Scottish ones as they list all the children too. But many is the time I have tramped around … Continue reading

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Living in a Tent or a Hut

For most of us in the Western world it is unimaginable to live in the conditions that were found on the goldfields. How would you cope bringing up a family in such conditions? And yet think of all those thousands … Continue reading

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Democracy

Our ancestors fought so hard for the vote and now we can’t understand why it became such a fight. It seems obvious that there should be no taxation without representation. Indeed we are still fighting for 16 year olds to … Continue reading

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