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  • Reading Classic Literature (6/12/2018) Posted in: Blog - I often talk about ‘visiting the classics’ when referring to certain books I intend to read or re-read. I’ve recently tackled Middlemarch, The Woman in White, A Doll’s House, and The Moonstone (in some cases with a bit of help .....Continue Reading
  • Genre Fiction (3/5/2018) Posted in: Blog - I thought a blog about genre fiction would be a quick and easy write. Not so. My own interest in becoming more familiar with the term ‘genre fiction’ came, understandably enough, when my novel Siege of the Northland was described .....Continue Reading
  • A Room of One’s Own (11/28/2017) Posted in: Blog -   I guess I’m lucky to have a room of my own, in which I can shut out the everyday and set off on some wonderful adventure to who knows where… It’s a great space in a spare bedroom and .....Continue Reading
  • Blairgowrie Hub Magazine (11/4/2017) Posted in: Latest News - Local Author Publishes Debut Novel Local author, Ruth Rathband, recently published her debut novel Siege of the Northland, an action-packed ...
  • Never Say Never… (10/31/2017) Posted in: Blog - During the writing of my debut novel, Siege of the Northland, I distinctly remember stating that I wouldn’t be tweeting ...