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Latest Interview  for Winter Downs at Gaslight Crime #crimefiction #winterdowns #kindle #books

An Interview With  

Crime Author Jan Edwards

We’re (Gaslight Crime) delighted to bring you an interview with writer Jan Edwards, author of the newly published historical crime novel Winter Downs.

I absolutely loved Winter Downs, which takes place in a fascinating time in a lovely part of Sussex that Kipling called our blunt, blow-headed, whale-backed Downs. The perfect setting for the first novel in an atmospheric new crime series. If you enjoy classic, Golden Age style whodunits with engaging sleuths, a twisting plot and a wonderful sense of place – you’re in for a great treat.

Here’s Jan to tell us about Winter Downs and her writing process…

Read the full interview here: An Interview With Crime Author Jan Edwards

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In the News

If anyone takes the Weekend Sentinel around Stoke on Trent –  there is a 2 page article there on Winter Downs and me!  No link to the paper as yet – you’ll need to go out any buy it.

Winter Downs Tour day 6 : on Novel Gossip

I have a Q&A blog about  Winter Downs and writing in general today over at NovelGossip  !

Winter Downs launch @RadioStoke #Winter Downs #crime #winterdowns @BBCRadioStoke @jenqoe @thesentinel @bellaboobos11 @stokelibrary

The day began with an early-bird visit to the Radio Stoke Saturday Breakfast with Stuart Ellis and Jodie Looker at 7.45.  I don’t do morning so that was a shock to the system but  Stuart and Jodie are lovely people and it seemed to go well despite my shock at being up before 6am! Continue reading

Newsletter

It was a struggle but finally got my very first newsletter, complete with invite to the Winter Downs book launch, out to my mailing list!

If you would like to receive my (infrequent) mailings – and want to be in with a chance of winning a free copy of Winter Downs (UK), then message me asap (or before the 3rd June at least 🙂  )!

Letters From Home : 2 #ww2crime #winterdowns

mu's letterThe launch of my crime novel Winter Downs – a not so every day story of country folk – is approaching fast!

To celebrate Winter Downs and Jem Shaw’s forthcoming wartime tale of airplanes and pilots (follow up to The Larks), we came up with these letters between “Mu and Terry” ; a newly married couple living through the home and fighting fronts in 1940.

Terry’s letter #1 here.  Now read on…

More letters to come at the Winter Downs launch on 3rd June at City Central Library, Hanley, Stoke on Trent! (Winter Downs launch.)

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New Title: Winter Downs by Jan Edwards

The Penkhull Press

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We are delighted to announce the launch of  Winter Downsby Jan Edwards!

3rd June 2017

ISBN 978-0-9930008-6-7 / paperback £7.99 tbc  | ebook £2.99 tbc

The Winter Downs launch party will be held in the Tolkien Room at the City Central Library, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent on 3rd June at 11.30 am with plenty of  1940’s styled fun – tea & cakes and of course a reading and Q&A session from Jan herself as well as some guest readings (tba).

Be there to get your signed copy of Winter Downs!

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In the January of 1940 a small rural community on the Sussex Downs, already preparing for invasion from across the Channel, finds itself deep in the grip of a snowy landscape, with an ice-cold killer on the loose.

Bunch Courtney stumbles upon the body of Jonathan Frampton in a woodland clearing. Is this a…

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