Imagine my surprise when I came across an interview with the author Kate Harrad in The Guardian online. She has also produced a gender swapped version of Pride and Prejudice called Prejudice and Pride: A Translated Cover Version and what’s more, did it before me. In my arrogance, it hadn’t occurred to me that anyone else would have had the bright idea. That’ll teach me. So, naturally I had to buy a cover to see how it compared to mine….
The Smashwords web site is having its 2018 Summer/Winter Sale from 1 – 31 July. It’s called a Summer/Winter Sale because while it’s summer in the northern hemisphere, it’s winter in the summer hemisphere. Smashwords obviously likes to to make sure all their customers can benefit. My short story, “The Interview” is free instead of $0.99 (£0.75) and my novel, “Pride and Prejudice: The Other Way Round” is $1.00 (£0.76) instead of $2.00 (£1.52) for the duration of the sale.