• Deer, editing and historical fiction
    • Aug 18 2014
    • Where and how do creative people work? Here's an insight... Autumn Barlow, publisher of the historical fiction imprint, Top Hat Books. Here's the space where I work on the books coming through t...
    • Anyone for real magic?
    • Aug 12 2014
    • [caption id="attachment_438" align="alignleft" width="300"] c. Tom Brown[/caption] If you try and write for Hollywood, you’ll find some interesting issues come up around magic. I had a brief flir...
    • Silver Hands
    • Jul 6 2014
    • An extract from Silver Hands by Elizabeth Hopkinson... “And so you read the Bible and your father’s account book?" Mr. Van Guelder took a sip of ale. I felt my face flush. I did indeed read bo...
    • Introduction time
    • Jun 14 2014
    • If you’re a regular here and in the habit of reading the fine print you may have noticed my arrival and sudden burst of posting. This is because I am now the ‘person who puts stuff on the JHP fict...
    • Terrible Unrest, A

      A young immigrant family must confront the horrors of the Colorado Coalfield War to live the American Dream.

    • Silver Hands

      When marriage means erasing her soul, a voyage to the Edge of the Map is Margaret's only hope.

    • They Walked Into Darkness

      A poignant tale of the wild west, and the hardships faced on the 'trail of tears' by the suffering Cherokee.