THE JARROW LASS goes to GERMANY!

I’m very excited to share with you that Rose McConnell, of 19th century Jarrow, is soon to be introduced to a German audience for the first time. THE JARROW LASS has been translated into German – DAS MÄDCHEN von JARROW – and here is the lovely new cover …

PUBLICATION DATE IS 25TH OCTOBER – but it’s available for pre-order as an ebook now on

AMAZON.DE

AMAZON.UK

AMAZON.COM

Ganz liebe Grüße!
Janet

Introducing … THE DIAMOND DAUGHTER!

I’m thrilled to be able to show you the cover for my forthcoming novel, THE DIAMOND DAUGHTER – the third and final book in THE RAJ HOTEL SERIES.

In this emotional story set in 1946 post-war India, can a woman’s quest for love survive shocking secrets and betrayal?

It will be published on 8th November.

And just to let you know that the ebook is available for pre-order on Amazon:

Amazon UK

Amazon.com

Amazon.Australia

I’ll be in touch with more details soon.

Have a great weekend!

Janet

THE SUFFRAGETTE – special offer this week

It’s coming up to the anniversary of the death of suffrage campaigner, Emily Wilding Davison, and her heroic protest at the Epsom Races to try and gain national attention to the women’s cause. As well as my own suffragette relations, she was one of the inspirations behind my novel, THE SUFFRAGETTE: A heartrending story of one woman’s fight for justice and love.

‘Brings a time and place vividly to life and makes compulsive reading.’
Northern Echo

All this week, it’s on at the discounted price of 99p (and 99c in Amazon.com)

If you choose to read it, I hope you enjoy it – let me know what you think.

All the best

Janet

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

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!

War horse to polo pony – horses in India

I just wanted to share with you this very interesting article on the history of horses in India – from the early days of the cavalry to the import of horses from Australia … fascinating! And with some great photos and illustrations too.

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Check it out at:

HORSES AND MOUNTED GAMES IN COLONIAL CALCUTTA

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