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Sarah Ward, A Patient Fury CRIME FICTION – Gorgeous Reads with Donna Freed

15 Sep 2017

Sarah Ward, A Patient Fury CRIME FICTION – Gorgeous Reads with Donna Freed   A Patient Fury is the third of Sarah Ward’s D.C Childs crime thrillers set in atmospheric Derbyshire. She likes to exploit the contradictions and traditions of the small village life in Derbyshire but even more than that, she revels in the…

Reinvent Yourself – Strip Naked & Redress with Happiness by Maria Hocking Josephine Pembroke on Radio Gorgeous

14 Sep 2017

Reinvent Yourself – Strip Naked & Redress with Happiness by Maria Hocking GORGEOUS WELLBEING with Josephine Pembroke    Have you ever honestly searched your soul, stood still and felt solitude? Maria Hocking invites us to change our mind set and open our heart to positive change in our lives. Maria tells us the about the…

Natasha Pulley, The Bedlam Stacks STEAM PUNK NOVEL with Donna Freed on Radio Gorgeous

13 Sep 2017

Natasha Pulley, The Bedlam Stacks STEAM PUNK NOVEL with Donna Freed on Radio Gorgeous Author of The Watchmaker of Filigree Street, Natasha Pulley continues in the high fantasy, steampunk style with her second novel The Bedlam Stacks. She sees the Victorian age as a perfect place for magic, and in Bedlam, she emerses us in Peru,…

Barbara Bourland, I’ll Eat When I’m Dead FASHION THRILLER with Donna Freed Gorgeous Reads

  I’ll Eat When I’m Dead FASHION THRILLER with Donna Freed Gorgeous Reads Barbara Bourland’s bust out debut novel has been described as The Devil Wears Prada meets American Psycho. If that doesn’t nab you, listening to her sparkling, febrile mind at work will. You’ll be pleased to know that the sequel is in work as…

Let’s Talk About Lymphoedema, Gemma Levine WELLBEING with Donna Freed on Radio Gorgeous

Let’s Talk About Lymphoedema, Gemma Levine, WELLBEING with Donna Freed on Radio Gorgeous  Portrait photographer Gemma Levine developed secondary lymphoedema as a result of surviving breast cancer. She soon realised that she wasn’t the only one who knew extremely little about this chronic condition. Known for her work with Henry Moore and her portraits of Princess…

Far to Go and Many to Love by Lesley Blanch with Josephine Pembroke

04 Sep 2017

Far to Go and Many to Love by Lesley Blanch with Josephine Pembroke  A bohemian, a lover of the East, a free spirit, an artist, a traveller, a wit, journalist and author. Lesley Blanch wrote for Vogue and championed wild, daring, women who loved to travel. We meet her god daughter Georgia de Chamberet who…

The Orphans Annemarie Neary Author of the Week with Donna Freed

09 Aug 2017

The Orphans Annemarie Neary with Donna Freed AUTHOR OF THE WEEK  Two young children, siblings, abandoned on a beach on Goa; the disappearance blights and drives both their lives but in different directions. She needs to bury the past. He won’t let it lie. www.annemarieneary.co.uk @AnnemarieNeary1 #thriller #TheOrphans #radiogorgeous LOVE interviews?Never miss the latest authors 

Grace Victory – NO FILTER with Donna Freed on Radio Gorgeous

Gorgeous Lives: Grace Victory, No Filter with Donna Freed  Body image campaigner, blogger, youtuber and ‘Internet’s Big Sister, Grace tells Donna how it was that she came to find her voice and her vocation as a brilliant role model by telling her story with no filter. As she says: Empowered women empower women. @gracefvictory www.graciefrancesca.com…

Shari Lapena, A Stranger in the House AUTHOR with Donna Freed on Radio Gorgeous

07 Aug 2017

Shari Lapena, A Stranger in the House AUTHOR with Donna Freed on Radio Gorgeous  While it was her goal to write a thriller and if it turned into an international bestseller so much the better but now the pressure is on: we want another one. Happily, Shari thrives under pressure and has produced another page turning,…

Karen Dionne, The Marsh King’s Daughter GORGEOUS READS with Donna Freed

06 Aug 2017

  Karen Dionne, The Marsh King’s Daughter GORGEOUS READS with Donna Freed  A notorious child abductor- the Marsh King – escapes maximum security prison and disappears into the marsh. Only his daughter knows the extent of his ability to survive in the wild and she also knows, he is coming for her and her daughters….

Cara Alwill Leyba – Girl Code GORGEOUS ENTREPRENEUR with Josephine Pembroke

12 Jul 2017

Cara Alwill Leyba – Girl Code: Unlocking the Secrets to Success, Sanity, and Happiness for the Female Entrepreneur Cara is a social media phenomenon with 70,000 followers on Instagram she gives out solid advice to women worldwide. Cara tells Josephine how she worked at MTV and took a risk leaving her job to become a full time…

Caz Frear, Sweet Little Lies with Donna Freed GORGEOUS READS

 Caz Frear, Sweet Little Lies with Donna Freed GORGEOUS READS  Winner of the Richard and Judy Search for a Bestseller Competition, Caz has been catapulted into a career as a writer. Called a “blistering debut…” her police procedural has vivid characters and a twisting plot. The great news is that her DC creation, Cat Kinsella…

Monique Roffey’s EROTIC novel THE TRYST, Author on Radio Gorgeous with Josephine Pembroke

11 Jul 2017

  Monique Roffey’s EROTIC novel THE TRYST, Author on Radio Gorgeous with Josephine Pembroke This gripping novel is part psychological thriller part magical realism. Monique a tantric expert has written a tantalising tale inviting us all to embrace our sexuality. #Sexuality #erotic #TheTryst More SEX always at Radio Gorgeous:  http://radiogorgeous.com/sign-up-newsletter/  

Lone Rider ELSPETH BEARD Gorgeous Lives with Josephine Pembroke

10 Jul 2017

Lone Rider ELSPETH BEARD Gorgeous Lives with Josephine Pembroke Josephine Pembroke is on the gorgeous red sofa with  Elspeth Beard talking about her momentous journey aged 23, in the early 80s around the globe. She tells us tales of travelling the world on a BMW motorbike – solo.  #Legend #LifeStory #bikerchick      

Sarah Stovell, Exquisite with Donna Freed GORGEOUS READS on Radio Gorgeous

06 Jul 2017

Sarah Stovell, Exquisite with Donna Freed GORGEOUS READS on Radio Gorgeous   A taut psychological thriller: a young woman meets a beautiful and successful writer at a retreat; it’s the beginning of a dangerous and sinister relationship…or is it? And Sarah talks about giving up plastic for a month. #thriller #AmReading #books https://twitter.com/sarahlovescrime @Sarahlovescrime  

BLOOD SISTERS Jane Corry – THRILLER Gorgeous Reads with Josephine Pembroke

03 Jul 2017

  BLOOD SISTERS Jane Corry – THRILLER Gorgeous Reads with Josephine Pembroke  You must read this book, do you like twist and turns and dark humour? Featuring a funny brain damaged sister and a dark and insecure sister; an artist who finds herself in a job in an all male prison. Listen to Jane tell…

Australian Author Joy Rhoades, The Woolgrower’s Companion

Australian Author Joy Rhoades, The Woolgrower’s Companion GORGEOUS READS with Josephine Pembroke Australian born Joy Rhoades talks to Josephine Pembroke about her debut novel which explores living in the outback in World War Two. Big skies, hard lives and Anzac biscuits.  http://joyrhoades.com/ #australia #fiction #WW2 Follow: https://twitter.com/JoyRhoades1  @JoyRhoades1 LOVE THIS? LOVE RADIO GORGEOUS http://radiogorgeous.com/sign-up-newsletter/

Plum Sykes, Party Girls Die in Pearls AUTHOR on Radio Gorgeous with Donna Freed

Plum Sykes, Party Girls Die in Pearls AUTHOR on Radio Gorgeous with Donna Freed  The bestselling author and Contributing Editor at American Vogue, Plum Sykes chats about the first of her Oxford Girl Mysteries, working with Isabella Blow and Alexander McQueen and staying sensible when your job is going to parties. #fashion #PartyGirls #vogue Follow…

Ann Patchett, Commonwealth AUTHOR on Radio Gorgeous with Donna Freed

31 May 2017

  Ann Patchett, Commonwealth AUTHOR on Radio Gorgeous with Donna Freed Forget that she is a multi award winning, best selling author – okay, don’t forget it, go get the book and read, she is the master – Ann Patchett is the best, bullying, badass bookseller! The Times said: ‘Be happy that such a writer…

Min Jin Lee – Pachinko Author of the Week on Radio Gorgeous with Donna Freed

29 May 2017

Min Jin Lee – Pachinko Author of the Week on Radio Gorgeous with Donna Freed A compelling, addictive saga of a Korean family living in Japan over eight decades and four generations. Scrupulously researched and seamlessly told. more about Min Jin Lee https://www.minjinlee.com/ Follow: https://twitter.com/minjinlee11 @minjinlee11  Love Radio Gorgeous never miss a podcast: http://radiogorgeous.com/sign-up-newsletter/ #korea #japan #author #radiogorgeous

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