Culture in Calcutta

I just wanted to share this interesting article on the history of opera houses, theatres and cinemas of Kolkata:

https://puronokolkata.com/2021/04/15/calcuttas-grand-opera-house/#like-8880

Transport yourself to India!

While we’re all unable to take holidays abroad, I wanted to invite you to do some armchair travelling!

If it’s mystery you like, then hop on an overland bus to Kathmandu with THE VANISHING OF RUTH – a tale of dark secrets and lost love on the hippy trail. It’s on offer this month at 99p

Or take a step back in time to India in the days of the British Raj and experience the tea gardens of Assam –

all four of the INDIA TEA NOVELS are on offer until the 14th April for £1 each!

Enjoy! All the best, Janet

SAPPHIRE SALE TODAY!

Just to let you know that today only, 26th January, THE SAPPHIRE CHILD is on a UK Kindle Daily Deal of 99p

While it’s cold outside, curl up with a big book and transport yourself to India!

Stay safe and well. Best wishes,

Janet

THE SAPPHIRE CHILD

eBook deal: THE SAPPHIRE CHILD!

I just wanted to let readers in the USA know that my new novel THE SAPPHIRE CHILD is on a price discount today on Amazon.com. Set in India and Britain in the momentous times of the 1930s and the Second World War, it follows the life and loves of Stella Dubois, the manager’s daughter at the Raj Hotel in Rawalpindi ….

THE SAPPHIRE CHILD

THE SAPPHIRE CHILD

THE LONGING FOR ASSAM … is here!

I’m excited to share with you that the German edition of THE GIRL FROM THE TEA GARDEN is published today!

DIE SEHNSUCHT NACH ASSAM, the third in the India Tea Series, takes the drama into the 1930s and the Second World War, spanning the globe from the Indian tea plantations to Tyneside in the north of England.

Available now on Amazon.de along with the first two in the series:

DIE SEHNSUCHT nach ASSAM

SAPPHIRE CHILD gets the PAGE 69 TEST!

An interesting way to pick a book to read is to go to Page 69 and see if it grabs your attention – Americanreader Book Blog did just that with The Sapphire Child.

I’d like to share the blog post with you – it was fun to take part – and made me look with fresh eyes at the novel!

https://page69test.blogspot.com/2020/12/the-sapphire-child.html

Introducing THE FLOWER OF SCOTLAND!

I wanted to share with you my excitement over the new cover for THE FLOWER OF SCOTLAND – my Scottish historical romance about Jacobite heroine, Flora MacDonald (formerly titled The Jacobite Lass). I hope you like it too.

To celebrate the new image, the ebook will be available at a special discounted price for a week, starting on 23rd December until the 30th.

99p in Amazon.uk

99c in Amazon.com

Happy festive reading!

Launching THE SAPPHIRE CHILD with the senses of INDIA!

My Five Senses of India: A Guest Post by Janet MacLeod Trotter, Author of The Sapphire Child

On publication day, I wanted to share this post that celebrates the senses of India and has allowed me the chance to revisit the India of my memories at a time when travel isn’t possible. I hope you enjoy it!

The Sapphire Child – on sale now

Enter the Raj Hotel at a specially reduced price!

As we count down to the publication of the next novel in THE RAJ HOTEL SERIES, there is a special offer on the first in the series, THE EMERALD AFFAIR.

All this month, THE EMERALD AFFAIR will be on at 99p in the UK, $1.99 in the US and $1.49 in Australia!

BUY ON AMAZON.UK

BUY ON AMAZON.COM

BUY ON AMAZON.COM.AU

THERE’S A FURTHER PROMOTION AVAILABLE THIS MONTH – IN THE FAR PASHMINA MOUNTAINS

£1 in Amazon UK

99c in Amazon.com

$2 in Amazon.com.au

HAPPY READING!

GOODREADS GIVEAWAY!

Just wanted to alert readers in the USA that you can join in an ebook giveaway of my forthcoming historical novel, THE SAPPHIRE CHILD, from now until 7th December!

E-BOOK GIVEAWAY

PUBLICATION DAY – 8th DECEMBER