Heres a list of links I find useful – this list will be updated regularly.
My regular contacts:
http://www.victoria-brown.com – Victoria Brown is a self published chick-lit author, and is extremely inspirational. She also runs an online wedding business, and is an all round lovely person!
https://www.facebook.com/eileen.whartonwriter – link to the lovely Eileen’s facebook page, go on and give her a like, you know you want to. She’s a fantastic author across multiple genres, as well being an amazing person to boot!
http://www.csitrainingandevents.co.uk – this company deals with all things forensic from lecturing, training and themed team building events, to organising and implementing stag and hen parties. excellent source of forensic knowledge.
http://www.bloodhoundbooks.com/ – publishing company run by Betsy Freeman-Reavley and Fred Freeman – this publishing company has amazing authors and the website is easily accessible. Perfect for the crime lover in all of us!
http://www.caffeinenightsbooks.com/ – run by Darren Laws and soon to be publisher of my first novel – this company has awesome authors on the books and the website is well worth a look. You will find something to like if you’re a lover of crime 🙂
External but useful contacts:
http://www.elementaryvwatson.com/ – Vic is lovely, very approachable and does editing, proof-reading and even creative writing workshops in the north east.
http://writersandauthors.blogspot.com – excellent blogging website.
http://www.cwa.co.uk – excellent website relating to crime authors – you can sign up as a reader for their newsletter etc but membership requirements are you must be a published crime author.
http://www.amazon.co.uk – perfect for purchasing good value books and ebooks
https://harrogateinternationalfestivals.com/crime/ – the place to book tickets to the wonderful Harrogate Crime Festival
http://www.crimeandpublishment.co.uk – THE place to go if you’re interested in learning about crime writing, getting started and working with some amazing authors during the process.