Deeds of Darkness;
Deeds of Light
Donna Fletcher Crow
Donna Fletcher Crow (US) is the author of forty-some books, mostly novels dealing with the history of British Christianity. She is the author of The Monastery Murders series; The Lord Danvers Victorian True-Crime series; The Elizabeth & Richard literary mysteries, GLASTONBURY,A Novel of the Holy Grail and more.
Fay Sampson (UK) is a writer of adult and children's fiction and non-fiction, including A MALIGNANT HOUSE, #2 in the Susie Fewings series, a British Crime Club Pick.
By Fay Sampson ~ May 16, 2016
It began when my young grandson came home from school saying that his homework was to find out what he could about his family roots. Our son rang us to see if we could help. From then on, both he and I were smitten with the family history bug. It appeals to me for all sorts of reasons.
Before I became a writer I was a mathematics teacher. It’s all about solving problems. Sometimes the progression back from...
By Donna Fletcher Crow ~ May 13, 2016
Where There is Love continues with another enduring true story of faith and struggle in eighteenth century England: Mary Tudway is forced to choose between two worlds: the pleasurable life of her high society friends Sarah Child, heiress of Osterley Park, and the Bishop of Raphoe and his dashing Nephew, Roger; or the life of...
By Donna Fletcher Crow ~ May 10, 2016
Sally Wright's wonderful new novel Behind the Bonehouse launches today. In celebration of this publishing event I am privileged to share Sally's story with my readers. Such an in-depth interview is unusual for this very private author and such a lengthy post is unusual for this blog, but I believe you'll agree the content is worth it for its insight into a writer's life and to add extra meaning to your reading of this exceptional novel.
Building a Bonehouse
Right after I’d finished writing Breeding Ground in August 2013, and was about to begin a...
By Donna Fletcher Crow ~ May 7, 2016
Whee! It's a bit like jumping off that high-diving board. Well, I hope it won't be like my one-time high diving board jump--that ended in a bellyflop. But just the little, jumping-off-the-kiddie-board thing which was ever so hard to do the first time--but once I"d worked up the courage and taken that first plunge, I loved it.
So here I am--launching my What's the Latest? newsletter:
Welcome to my World— An Invitation
To see the latest in my garden,
and a favorite video, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KhvyupqNhL8
(This one the trailer for Jane Austen's deliciously satirical novella Love and Friendship which I can't wait to...
By Donna Fletcher Crow ~ April 30, 2016
I’m proud to be a British immigrant to the “New World”, in my case Canada. Naturally the immigrant story resonates with me, and in my new release Sofi’s Bridge I enjoyed working with the various accents, brogues and dialects that make up the cultural melting pot in the US.
Sofi is second generation Swedish living in Washington State. The...
By Donna Fletcher Crow ~ April 6, 2016
FINALLY, Behind The Bonehouse, the second Jo Grant horse country mystery, is ready for preorder on Amazon, and will be available on April 10th as an ebook, and shortly thereafter in paperback.
Wright says, “This is a book that means a lot to me. It connects to my past and my present, and maybe predicts my future. It clearly deals with the grace of God and the plans he has for all of us.”
It wasn’t until thirty years...