B.D. Hawkey




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B.D. Hawkey

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Born
in The United Kingdom
May 24

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Winston Graham's Poldark Novels and the beautiful county of Cornwall

Member Since
August 2013


B.D.'s books are published in British English (UK). This means that in some areas British and American spelling is different.

Born in Cornwall, B.D. enjoyed a fulfilling twenty-five year career as a nurse and health visitor before writing her first historical romance novel.

Since the publication of her first novel in 2013, B.D. has been twice nominated for the RONÉ “Best Indie and Small Published Book Award" and short-listed for the "New Talent Award" at the Festival of Romantic Fiction in England.

You can also find her on the following sites:-

Blog:
https://bdhawkeyauthor.wordpress.com/
Facebook:
facebook.com/BDHawkey
Twitter:
twitter.com/BDHawkey


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I'm delighted to share the news that I have signed with Choc Lit, a U.K. based independent publisher of romantic fiction.

Signing with Choc Lit seemed the appropriate time to change my pen name to a pseudonym more suited to my preferred genre, historical romance. Future books will be released under my new name, Victoria Cornwall.

My next book, The Thief's Daughter, will be released later this ye... Read more of this blog post »
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