Archive for May, 2014

Great Week For The Befana Drama
Posted on: May 30th, 2014 by Jane Hunt

This has been a great week for The Befana Drama, albeit at a time when I’m actually trying to progress with writing the new book, in a totally different genre and with a completely different publication strategy in mind.   Wednesday saw the official UK launch of Befana Drama 2 at Blackpool Pleasure Beach, where [...]

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Deluded… or Following Fate? Use Your Talent!
Posted on: May 22nd, 2014 by Jane Hunt

I am an extraordinarily lucky girl.  I’ve learned that in the last two weeks, because I’ve realised the extent of the opportunity that I have in my armoury.  On the other hand, it’s not luck, because I’ve created the armoury and made it happen.  That may be dubbed intense, but I’m certainly not deluded when [...]

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Super-Talented & Passionate Professionals Required
Posted on: May 19th, 2014 by Jane Hunt

Gianna Della Luna has some big plans in the offing and wishes to source super-talented professionals who can bring picture boards and printed material to life within a reasonably quick timeframe, working with the Gianna Della Luna team and becoming as passionate about our books as we are.   Gianna Della Luna is currently looking [...]

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Gianna Heads To Pleasure Beach For World’s 1st Book Launch By Rollercoaster
Posted on: May 17th, 2014 by Jane Hunt

What is believed to be the world’s first book launch on a rollercoaster is set to be staged at Blackpool Pleasure Beach, Lancashire, England on Wednesday May 28, as children’s author, Gianna Hartwright, officially releases her latest magical fantasy book for children, The Befana Drama 2: Capriccia’s Conundrum, in the UK.   The launch of the [...]

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Turning To A Mad Man!
Posted on: May 15th, 2014 by Jane Hunt

I’m so keen to make the UK launch of The Befana Drama 2: Capriccia’s Conundru big that I’ve taken the plunge and invited the maddest man I know along!  I last spent half an hour on Blackpool beach with him last summer – on probably the hottest day we had – prancing around with a [...]

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Reasons to be Cheerful This Week
Posted on: May 11th, 2014 by Jane Hunt

1) Our fifth book is currently proceeding extremely well, with over a quarter of it already written.  Stylistically, it’s got some unique touches, while the plot is gripping and a great example of the supernatural genre.  The plans for bringing this book to market are very different from those for previous books, so that could [...]

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US & Canadian Distribution Secured
Posted on: May 7th, 2014 by Jane Hunt

Today, we made our first entree into the North American market, making our children’s detective book, ‘Caught Napping’, available through the Ingram Spark distribution network to both American and Canadian bookshops, libraries and others. This is very much a case of dipping our toe in the water right now, but with dognapping – the theme [...]

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UK Launch Date for Befana Drama 2 Announced!
Posted on: May 6th, 2014 by Jane Hunt

Well, the ‘in brief’, but fabulous, news of today is that the UK launch of Befana Drama 2: Capriccia’s Conundrum, is to take place at the massive, huge-fooffall tourism venue that is Blackpool Pleasure Beach. The UK launch is set for May 28, in the middle of the half term holiday.   We will be [...]

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Big Launch Plans & Why Little Miss Perfectionist Seeks Unpaid Non-Exec Director!
Posted on: May 1st, 2014 by Jane Hunt

Those of you who remember the Plan A launch plan for Befana Drama 1 (snow, ice, slopes et al), before I ‘voz crushed’ as the German says in ‘The Three Amigos’, will be very interested to learn how The Befana Drama 2 is about to get exciting wings, having been largely confined to a trade [...]

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