Is this a clue to the subject of a new book? No one knows, not even me.
Wishing a happy 225th birthday to WHSmith, thank you for bringing my books to readers all over the world!
Finished my copy-edit review, celebrated at the beach bar...
On this day, 430 years ago Mary Queen of Scots had her head chopped off. For details see my next book A Column of Fire in September.
Reviewing US and UK copy-editors' A Column of Fire corrections --a chore, but they save me and other authors from many embarrassing errors.
I've been there, I thought when I saw Jackie K's bedroom; but I haven't, of course, just studied pictures for Edge of Eternity.

Jackie Film
A good vintage? Txomin Rekondo found a 1949 wine in his world famous cellar. (I was born in 1949).
Lourdes Rekondo likes my books --and I love her restaurant.
Un petit bijou--the Imperial Chapel in Biarritz.
Classy cover for the Danish translation of "A Column of Fire". Mange tak!
Bayonne Cathedral
RIP Sherma Batson, leading citizen of Stevenage & Hertfordshire. Tragic sudden passing of truly lovely person.
Despite all the dismaying political news, I'm going to have a great time in 2017 promoting A Column of Fire.
Yes! This hilarious production of Much Ado is a model of how Shakespeare should be done. The kids loved it. Royal Shakespeare Company
Decorating the Christmas tree
Getting ready for Christmas.

#christmas #wrapping #presents #festive #ribbon #christmaspresents #gifts #festiveseason
What's on your Christmas jumper? Send me a photo.

#christmasjumperday ⛄
If you missed me on BBC Radio 4's Midweek this morning, you can listen again here:

Ken Follett, Midweek - BBC Radio 4
I'm looking forward to being on BBC Radio 4's Midweek with Libby Purves this morning at 9am.