Blind Veteran’s Christmas Fair, Brighton

My next event is on Saturday 17th November at the Blind Veteran’s Christmas Fair, Greenways, Ovingdean, Brighton, BN2 7BS. I’ll be there with my book ‘Unexpected Answers’. Doors open at 1pm and the event ends at 4pm. A variety of stalls will be there, with lots of ideas for your Christmas gifts. Please look in… Continue reading Blind Veteran’s Christmas Fair, Brighton


More Learning

Today I popped in to my local Waterstones book store and caught the manager in a quiet moment. I initially wanted to enquire about having a book signing at the store. That would have to wait until the new year but then he gave me some interesting information. If I visited the Waterstones website I… Continue reading More Learning


Writer’s Workshop Tuscany

  What an incredible week's journey I have been on, not just in miles but in experience too. Eight strangers met for a writers' workshop (Actually some were married to each other so not quite strangers), plus our host and her husband Angela and Maurice and Sonja Price our tutor. Our location was the converted… Continue reading Writer’s Workshop Tuscany

ancestry, Family History Saga, Love story, Romance, True story

Hursley Park Book Fair

My daughter and I had a great time at the Hursley Park Book Fair on 23rd & 24th June. We met up with other authors, sharing ideas and information. Promoting 'Unexpected Answers' is such a learning curve, it's good to know that others are in the same boat. Photographs from Hursley Park Book Fair


‘Meet the Author’ Event

I had a great time last Saturday, 9th June with my 'Meet the Author' Event at The Olive Tree Coffee Lounge in Grove Road, Eastbourne, hosted by the owners, Joanna and Jeremy. (Check out their Facebook page - link below) I told why I had written 'Unexpected Answers', showed photographs of the families featured in the… Continue reading ‘Meet the Author’ Event



  On Saturday 19th May, I will be with my book at the Paws and Claws Book Fair in Lewes Town Hall, BN7 2DQ. Only 50p entry. Open from 10am until 4pm. Refreshments are available. I have a few complimentary tickets for two. Please contact me on dee_rivers@yahoo.com if you would like one. There will be 40 dealers, including me with… Continue reading LEWES BOOK FAIR