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About Nicky Webber

Nicky loves topics that challenge social convention and takes readers on an emotional journey. She likes to confront their thinking, make them laugh at life and think about what they would do given a similar situation. That’s the intrigue that keeps readers turning the pages. Born in New Zealand, Nicky lived in South Africa, where she enjoyed a successful career as a journalist, before returning home to Auckland in 1994. Nicky lives in Cambridge, where she writes and blogs updates and excerpts of her work. https://www.facebook.com/nickywebbernz https://nickywebber.com

Trapped in Hiding

By |2021-09-20T08:42:39+12:00September 17th, 2021|News Updates|

I haven’t told many people, but I have been helping and advising an Afghanistan family. Some years ago I began messaging on Facebook with a Father and Husband with a wife and five children living on the outskirts of Kabul.

He was a shopkeeper and reasonably well off, supporting his family and owned his own home. One day the Taliban shot […]

FREE eBook SBL bk2

By |2021-09-11T12:49:52+12:00September 10th, 2021|Shadow Between Lies, Win a FREE book|

Get your FREE copy of, ‘Their Secret Wife,’ from now until 11th Sept.

A secret love where three ordinary friends embark on an extraordinary relationship.

When Logan’s wife dies, it makes perfect sense to invite him into Maddy and Fred’s marriage. After all, the trio are lifelong friends.

From the Californian beaches to the peaceful shores of New Zealand, […]

What’s In A Name?

By |2021-09-06T14:09:52+12:00September 2nd, 2021|Coming Soon, Crow's Song, Excerpt Work in Progress, News Letter, News Updates, Reviews|

What’s in a Name?

It must be a fool moon! I’m not kidding. It’s taken me eight-months to get halfway through my current book project, Crow’s Song.

Then I decided to start writing another secret-squirrel book at the same time. Working on two books every day!! There must be medication for this, right? To hell with housework, ironing, and dust bunnies! […]

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To Vaccinate… Or Not?

By |2021-08-31T11:59:25+12:00August 24th, 2021|News Letter, News Updates|

To Vaccinate… Or Not?

Only 20 percent of New Zealanders are fully vaccinated. We’re down there with third world countries at the bottom of vaccination rates. Why?

Because we followed a Covid elimination strategy. It worked until NOW. Delta is ramping up and with 107+ cases and a further 14,000 close contacts in the past week!

Let’s look at the average Kiwi’s vaccination […]

Unbearable Playfulness

By |2021-08-01T11:12:46+12:00July 27th, 2021|News Letter, News Updates, Short Story|

Unbearable Playfulness of Being.

While lying together in bed, I run my fingers through your grey hair and my thoughts meander over your love and playful lightness of being.

Gently massaging your body, I take care not to wake you. Fatigue and pain dog your last days. I want to soak up your suffering like a sea-sponge, eradicating every […]

Radio Rave

By |2021-06-11T12:01:44+12:00June 7th, 2021|News Letter, News Updates, Reviews|

Fame at last! A radio interview with presenter Rachel Dore last week.

We discussed a whole range of things around writing and books I’ve written so far. A lively, fun discussion and I was totally unprepared!

She contacted me from MPR radio the day before the time slot.  I’m always the bridesmaid, filling in for someone else that couldn’t make it. I […]

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Looking for New and interesting Books to Read

By |2021-06-14T14:12:52+12:00June 7th, 2021|News Updates|

Looking for New and Interesting Books to Read.

Here’s a link to an interesting blog for those readers.

Kat has also written a great review of Duplicity – if your interested click here.

Being a avid reader Kat has reviewed numerous books and is passionate reading all kinds of genre, recommending and compiling well written, comprehensive reviews.

Kat also supports her author daughter, […]

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Free Copy of No Ordinary Man

By |2021-06-11T11:09:56+12:00May 23rd, 2021|No Ordinary Man, Win a FREE book|

Good News – for two days only, No Ordinary Man, is FREE on kindle.

Click here to download your free copy.

A hauntingly, heart-wrenching true story about a soldier’s conflict with the love of his life and his own secret identity.

A gripping tale that takes the reader into Mick Thompson’s innermost thoughts and his emotional turmoil during his heroic survival in […]

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April May 2021 News Letter

By |2021-05-04T10:40:52+12:00April 26th, 2021|News Letter, News Updates|

My Monthly Newsletter

Just back from a fabulous five days in Whangamata

(Sounds like Enid Blyton!)

Swimming, body surfing, and enjoying the magic of our gorgeous coastline.

Who needs overseas travel?

The Book Fair, Ages of Pages

Held at the Pavilion in the Hamilton Gardens was a huge success and […]

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