Archive for: Perking the Pansies

Perking the Pansies – a valuable document of social history

“It is so important that gay folk write their stories and get them out there. It is also important that those stories be well written and entertaining. This completely charming tale of one gay couple’s escape from humdrum to Bodrum is exactly the kind of thing that is both fun to read and a valuable […]

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Perking the Pansies, witty and outlandish

“The book is replete with witty dialog and outlandish characters. The narrator, Jack, while seeming to present their daily life in a straightforward way, tends to throw his husband and their new acquaintances into high relief while keeping his own personality shaded and his own emotions in check. The device works well, mostly because Scott […]

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Perking the Pansies – a lot of fun

Five years on, Perking the Pansies, Jack and Liam move to Turkey is still getting great reviews. “Two middle aged gay Brits fed up with the rat race take an early retirement and move to Turkey. This is a very well written account of those events. His descriptions of the people, places and situations put you […]

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Kindle Sale – Springtime Books

Make the most of your Christmas Kindle by taking advantage of some great offers from Springtime Books, Summertime Publishing’s little sister. The following best sellers are on sale with at least a third of the list price during January only. Click on a book image for more information. Don’t have a Kindle? Download the FREE app […]

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Q&A with British Expat and Jack Scott

Not so long ago, I was a municipal bean counter, writing turgid business reports that ended up gathering dust on the shelves. The success of my first book Perking the Pansies: Jack and Liam move to Turkey changed all that. Before I knew it, I was in demand to comment on all things expat and […]

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Perking the Pansies Trailer

Book trailer for Perking the Pansies, Jack and Liam move to Turkey

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