Her first novel, Wine Dark, Sea Blue was published in 2012 by Stairwell Books. She then signed a two book deal with Carina UK (imprint of Harlequin Books), The Last Word (May 2014) and Driving Home for Christmas (October 2014). Her next two books with Harlequin are due in 2015. She is also a Creative Events Organiser, having arranged her own Literary Festival in 2014, Words with Edge Festival, focused around supporting local writers and artists, getting the community involved in writing.
Recent achievements include:
- Achieved 'bestseller' status on Amazon with second Novel `The Last Word` (selling 1500 copies in first three weeks of publication)
- Current number 1 in the Kobo (W H Smiths) online fiction chart with next book `Driving Home for Christmas`
- Secured a second two book deal with Carina (Harlequin, now owned by Harper Collins)
- Since being self-employed, each year Andrea has doubled her previous annual income.