Countdown to The Last Beginning: 4 days to go! – DISNEY CROSSOVER

Four days until my second book is out!! Amazon orders are being wrapped up and shipped out as we speak!! For the release of The Next Together, I posted the book as a series of different genres, which you can read here. So for the next two days I’m doing something similar for The LastContinue reading “Countdown to The Last Beginning: 4 days to go! – DISNEY CROSSOVER”

Countdown to The Last Beginning: 5 days to go! – A SCENE FROM START TO FINISH

Last year I posted the different versions of a scene in TNT as it went through editing from first draft to final published book. It was quite scary to put my terrible early writing out there, but a lot of writers said it was really helpful, so I’m doing it again! I’m going to beContinue reading “Countdown to The Last Beginning: 5 days to go! – A SCENE FROM START TO FINISH”

Countdown to The Last Beginning: 6 days to go! – THE BOOKS IN EMOJI FORMAT

There’s only six days until The Last Beginning is released in the UK and Australia! My official countdown starts here. I’m going to be releasing special content on my blog every day until release day. Yesterday I recapped the first book The Next Together to remind people of the plot. Today, I’m doing another recap –Continue reading “Countdown to The Last Beginning: 6 days to go! – THE BOOKS IN EMOJI FORMAT”

Countdown to The Last Beginning: 7 days to go! – GIVEAWAY & BOOK 1 PRIMER/RECAP

There’s only a week until The Last Beginning is released in the UK and Australia! My official countdown starts here. I’m going to be releasing special content on my blog every day until release day. I’m also hosting a reblog-to-enter giveaway of a signed copy of the book on my tumblr. First up, I’m recapping TheContinue reading “Countdown to The Last Beginning: 7 days to go! – GIVEAWAY & BOOK 1 PRIMER/RECAP”

The aesthetics of The Last Beginning

It’s exactly a month today until The Last Beginning is released….so here’s an aesthetics post! Here’s what you can expect from the book: historical gays, proud parents, knitting, time travel & rivers. Bonus: Sources (x) (x) (x) (x) (x) (x) (x) (x) (x) The Last Beginning will be published by Walker Books in the UKContinue reading “The aesthetics of The Last Beginning”

Creator versus Fandom – Authors on Social Media

At YALC this weekend, I gave a seminar on Social media with the wonderful Alice Oseman. This blog post is adapted from that seminar, for anyone who missed the workshop. Alice and I have both been using social media since we were kids. However, since we’ve become authors, we’ve noticed a difference between our placeContinue reading “Creator versus Fandom – Authors on Social Media”

Cover reveal for The Last Beginning and SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT!

It’s time! I can finally share the cover for my second novel, The Last Beginning. Thank you to Maximum Pop!, littlebookwormig, the.literary.omnivore, prettybooks, sarahlikesbooks, pollyandbooks, mynovelexperience, living.in.the.library, tilly-and-her-books and nikkireads for helping me do this reveal. You’re all stars. ❤ I’m not going to keep you waiting any longer. HERE IT IS. The epic conclusion toContinue reading “Cover reveal for The Last Beginning and SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT!”

Competition + The Last Beginning cover reveal!

The cover of The Last Beginning is being revealed THIS TIME NEXT WEEK by some lovely Instagram and Tumblr bloggers. Whaaat!! If that isn’t enough, there’s also going to be a VERY EXCITING ANNOUNCEMENT by the folks over at Maximum Pop! alongside the cover. Here’s a clue to what it’s about……do you have any guesses?  Continue reading “Competition + The Last Beginning cover reveal!”

We have lift off!

My second novel The Last Beginning is, as of today, available for preorder! (Amazon UK | Book Depository) The release date is 6th October! 179 days to go!! Here’s the blurb: The epic conclusion to Lauren James’ debut The Next Together about love, destiny and time travel. Sixteen years ago, after a scandal that rocked theContinue reading “We have lift off!”

Tumblr tag archive – The Last Beginning (part 2)

The Next Together (part 1) | The Next Together (part 2)  | The Next Together (part 3)| The Next Together (part 4) | The Last Beginning (part 1) | The Last Beginning (part 2) | The Last Beginning (part 3) | Another Together | Another Beginning | The Loneliest Girl in the Universe | The Quiet at the EndContinue reading “Tumblr tag archive – The Last Beginning (part 2)”