Monthly Archives: January 2012

Hollywood Canteen – where the soldiers met the stars

In a continuing series looking at Hollywood hotspots where some of the scenes in my ‘Garden of Allah’ novels take place: Hollywood Canteen You are Joe Normal, from Regularville, Kansas, and you were drafted into the military because your country’s … Continue reading

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How To Publish A Novel And Not Go A Little Bat-shit Crazy

In case you’re new to this blog, let me take a moment to catch you up. Last week I launched my debut novel, The Garden on Sunset. It’s the first of a series of planned novels telling the story of … Continue reading

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“The Garden on Sunset” by Martin Turnbull – now available

It gives me great pleasure to announce that my debut novel – The Garden on Sunset – is now available for sale. Anyone who has been following this blog will know how long it’s taken me to get to this point. … Continue reading

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Schwab’s Pharmacy – the best place to spend a day waiting for That Call

In a continuing series looking at Hollywood hotspots where some of the scenes in my ‘Garden of Allah’ novels take place: Schwab’s Pharmacy Picture it: it’s the mid-1930s and you’ve just barely survived the four-day bus ride from Wahoo, Nebraska, … Continue reading

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