Jude Hayland does an excellent job taking ordinary, average people and portraying them in totality, good and bad, strengths and flaws.
is the author of light fiction and upbeat short stories.
She is also a pseudonym for Jude Hayland – reflecting Jude’s earlier career as a writer of commercial short fiction for women’s magazines when she was writing for Woman’s Weekly, Woman’s Realm, Bella, Fiction Feast, 19 and Over 21 magazines and was also being published extensively in Scandinavia and in Australia.
Returning to those women’s magazine roots, Polly has recently published an eBook of short, easy read fiction, TESTING THE WATERS AND OTHER STORIES, that is currently available from Amazon KDP. 12 short stories spanning themes of families, love and relationships, TESTING THE WATERS and other stories is an ideal download for kindle, iPad or phone, priced at £2.99.
Polly is currently working on her next eBOOK – with the current title of THE ADVENTURES OF HOLLY HINKS – the diary of a late 20th century aspiring country woman – due for publication later this year.
The writing is simply extraordinary
I would recommend this book to anyone who is looking for a literate and compassionate look at the lives we live
The story is unique
This book had me looking beyond the obvious and questioning how well we really know our parents and friends
The author handles all the tender aspects of the story with great sensitivity and draws such compassion for the characters
Would I like to read more by Jude Hayland? Absolutely!