Hi, friends. To celebrate the release of Game of Spies, I’m hosting a fabulous Rafflecopter giveaway, from now through midnight, July 22, 2019. The winner will receive a Six Wives tote bag with these Tudor prizes tucked inside: A copy of Game of Spies; a DVD of the 2018 movie, Mary Queen of Scots; an […]
Game of Spies now available!
I’m thrilled to announce that my new book, Game of Spies, released on June 24. Needless to say, it’s been a very exciting week! Please take a look at a few short blog posts I wrote to celebrate the release. The first is on WriterSpace and tells about my visit to Tutbury Castle, the main […]
MISTRESS SPY on Pre-order!
My new book, Mistress Spy, releases on August 27. It’s now on pre-order from all e-retailers and Entangled Publishing. Here’s a blurb: A determined sister . . . Madeleine Vernon’s dreams should be filled with fashionable gowns and prospective husbands. Instead, she dreams of avenging her brother’s death. But when she’s captured by the queen’s […]
New Facebook Group for Historical Romance
Just a short post to ask you to take a look at a new FB page for readers and writers of historical romance. It’s called A Touch of Intrigue. The thirteen authors named above are your moderators. We write about a variety of eras and settings: Medieval, Tudor, Regency, Victorian, American South and West, and […]
Countdown to Release Day on Aug. 28!
“I was instantly drawn into this tale of second chances, and I did not want to put my Kindle down.” Tam, Goodreads review “Get a big box of tissues ready, because this is a very emotional story…A lovely heroine with a huge heart.” Petula, Goodreads review “To say that complications ensue is an understatement, and […]
A Lady’s Deception
You might ask, “Why the bluebells?” This is a photo I took on a walking trip in England several years ago. I guess it’s indicative of how much I’m longing for spring to arrive in Denver! I’m pleased to announce a new book coming August 28, 2017. It’s called A Lady’s Deception and is the […]
My Top Ten Romances for Valentine’s Day
Let’s begin with Jane Austen. Especially Pride & Prejudice. Those of us who love Austen will never forget the first time we read it, and how we were captivated by the lively Elizabeth Bennet and arrogant Mr. Darcy. Oh, how foolish they both were! But it worked out in the end. 🙂 And forgive me, […]
Paperback Release of Kissing Shakespeare
I can hardly believe it’s been nearly a year since KISSING SHAKESPEARE was released! And on Aug. 6, I’m celebrating the release of the paperback. In honor of that occasion, I offer here, drum roll please, a deleted scene from the book. Last year, after KISSING SHAKESPEARE made its debut, YA librarian Joy Davis published […]
The Next Big Thing
Today I’m participating in THE NEXT BIG THING. It’s a blog hop that began in Australia and went international. The purpose is to get the word out on middle grade and YA writers and their current or upcoming books. Each of us answers the same set of questions, and we “tag” two other authors who […]
Kissing Shakespeare FAQs
When Tania Navarro, age 19, wrote to me about KISSING SHAKESPEARE, she asked several questions. Afterward, I asked her if she would mind if I used them on this blog, since many other people have asked me the same questions. She was kind enough to give her consent. Tania is nineteen and lives in eastern […]