Sally Hepworth has lived and travelled around the world, spending extended periods in Singapore, the UK and Canada. While on maternity leave, Sally finally fulfilled a lifelong dream to write. Sally lives in Melbourne, Australia, with her husband and two children.
Sally Hepworth talks to us about the inspiration behind her new novel, The Secrets of Midwives.
'There is a saying among writers “Write the book you want to read.”'
@handmadebyagirl I'm actually still in my pjs. Still thinking about the award
by @SallyHepworth - yesterday
@carrodust No, it was home made (i.e. he made it himself)
Just chased my husband down the street in my pjs with his lunch. Now back home, thinking about nominating myself for some sort of award.
RT @BookBub: #bookclub recommended reads from @SallyHepworth @AnnGarvin_ @D_Chamberlain https://t.co/xYVCpbqfmd https://t.co/kEpU9kpceE
by @SallyHepworth - 11 days ago
RT @skydreamersimi: Here is my 5* review of The Things We Keep by @SallyHepworth - https://t.co/VoX5bgnAW0 #bookbloggers https://t.co/6dFI5…
by @SallyHepworth - 12 days ago
182666858445976 - 4 days ago
A good reminder about why we should stop asking working mums: "Who is looking after the kids?" Or, even better, why we should start asking men.
182666858445976 - 8 days ago
Sally Hepworth updated their cover photo.
The Mother's Promise has an Australian cover ... and I love it. The texture, the colour, the three hearts (which are very significant). Everything. Love love love.
What do you think?
And the winner of this week's competition is ... Janine Kimberley!
Janine, you have won an advanced copy of The Mother's Promise, PLUS a signed copy of The Secrets of Midwives and The Things We Keep. Congratulations. Please send me a PM and I will get them in the post to you ASAP.
To everyone who didn't win, stay tuned. Another competition will be announced on Monday.
All the best.
182666858445976 - 12 days ago
WINNER WINNER CHICKEN DINNER ... AND ANOTHER GIVEAWAY!
I am very happy to announce that the winner of the advanced copy of The Mother's Promise is ... Shauna Hockley. Congratulations Shauna! Please PM me with your postal address and I will get it in the post ASAP.
In other news .... due to the amazing response to this competition my publisher has sent me TWO MORE COPIES advanced copies! HURRAH! So, this week I'm running another competition for an ARC of The Mother's Promise PLUS a signed copy of my other two books, The Secrets of Midwives and The Things We Keep. To enter the giveaway, please make a comment tagging another book lover. And just for fun, this competition is open worldwide.
I'll announce the winner this Friday. Good luck.
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