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Ian Rankin’s In a House of Lies – November Book Giveaway

This month’s Newsletter Prize is a copy of In a House of Lies by Ian Rankin, the iconic number one bestseller. I’m a big Rankin fan so I’m delighted to be sharing this stylish and compelling thriller with you – and if you don’t win,…

Instagram Audiobook Giveaway

For those of you who follow me on Instagram, there’s a fabulous audiobook UK giveaway this week – for two CD copies of my latest thriller Lake Child. Simply follow me @isabelashdown_writer and tag a book-loving friend to enter! More here …

Lake Child – Read the First Three Chapters Now!

To mark the one month countdown to LAKE CHILD, Trapeze & Orion Publishing have released the first three chapters on the Isabel Ashdown Books Facebook Page! Start reading now … CHAPTER ONE I’m in the passenger seat of a stranger’s truck, on the snowy…

Lake Child … Coming Soon

As is my annual (and very refreshing!) habit, I’ll be shutting down my social media for four weeks this Summer, until Monday 30th August. There’s a lot going on behind the scenes in the run-up to the release of my new thriller Lake Child,…

Writing Workshop with Isabel Ashdown, Isle of Wight

I’m pleased to announce that I’ll be hosting a creative writing workshop in conjunction with Vaguely Sunny this autumn, in Sandown on the Isle of Wight, a place close to my heart. As many of my readers know, the island plays a strong role…

Lake Child Launch Invitation

Dear Friends and Readers You are warmly invited to join me and the Orion/Trapeze team at Waterstones in Chichester for the September launch of LAKE CHILD! Everyone is welcome – the event is free, but please book ahead as tickets go quickly. Details above. It will be…

Pre-Order Lake Child on Ebook £1.99

Good news for eBook fans … Lake Child has just dropped to a special pre-order price of £1.99 on Amazon Kindle!   If you’ve enjoyed my previous thrillers, please do spread the word with your book-loving friends!

July’s Book Giveaway

This month’s EXCLUSIVE Newsletter Prize is ONE advance copy of my new Norwegian thriller Lake Child – two months ahead of release! Every UK subscriber is automatically entered into the monthly prize draw. Simply sign up to enter by midnight 31st July. GOOD LUCK! Privacy Policy:…

The Dead Good Reader Awards – Beautiful Liars Shortlisted!

The readers have spoken … and Beautiful Liars has made the finals in the 2019 Dead Good Reader Awards! THANK YOU to everyone who voted in the first round. There’s now a FINAL round to get through, so if you’d like to see Beautiful Liars scoop the ‘Cat and…

Crime Writing Events, Harrogate 2019

Theakston Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival, Harrogate, 2019 I’m delighted to announce that I’ll be returning to the Theakston Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival in Harrogate this year, as part of Mari Hannah’s Creative Thursday line up AND Orion Crime’s Friday Incident Room. The Harrogate…