Book Club Day 2 & Reader Pics!

Book Club Day 2 & Reader Pics!

Yesterday on my Facebook page, we dug into a discussion question and it was so much fun to get to chat with you all who've been reading The Lady and the Lionheart! If you'd like to join us for this impromptu week of Q&A, please do! You can hop on over and answer...

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To Get to You ~ On Audio!

To Get to You ~ On Audio!

It's here! An audio book almost a year in the making. Friends, I am so excited for you to get to hear these characters -- their voices and their story -- come to life. Whether you're young, or young at heart, this story is meant to encourage you and bring a smile to...

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Rock of Ages and A Thank You

Rock of Ages and A Thank You

For one week, The Lady and the Lionheart has been out in the world and you all have positively blown me away. It's been seven days of sitting here in awe with the fullest heart and the most bolstered spirit. I cannot thank you enough for the gift of your reviews and...

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Sigh-Worthy Cover Awards ~ Summer 2016

Sigh-Worthy Cover Awards ~ Summer 2016

I've got a serious case of cover love this summer. So much so that I wanted to round up a handful that have recently caught my eye and that are deserving of a few sighs. Better yet, let's make up some awards! We can do that, right? ūüėČ BEST DRESSED¬†~ Keep Holding On by...

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Some Kind of Wonderful

Some Kind of Wonderful

Oh what a joy! The Lady and the Lionheart has received a 5 Star TOP PICK! review from Romantic Times Magazine. I was so surprised that I could scarcely believe it until a helpful source joyfully assured me that it truly is possible, just extremely rare for five stars...

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Behind the Cover for Lionheart

Behind the Cover for Lionheart

We stood in a meadow just before sunset. After months of prep and planning, it was about to happen. My lovely friend and cover model was transformed into a young heroine from 1890, the photographer was driving up in her car, and it was showtime.  I was a blissful kind...

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Folk Music Spotlight – the Sad & the Sweet

Folk Music Spotlight – the Sad & the Sweet

It's high time for a new Folk Music Spotlight! It's been way too long. ūüôā Since my list has gotten longer and longer over the months (eek, years!), I decided to spotlight three that are on repeat lately -- all a little sad and sweet.¬†These are songs out of my writing...

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The Lady and the Lionheart ~ Cover Reveal!

The Lady and the Lionheart ~ Cover Reveal!

When I sat down to write a story about a courageous young man in the Victorian-era circus and the lives that are touched by his own, I had absolutely no idea that it would grow into what is my most favorite story ever. EVER. It became a dash of Les Misérables and a...

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The 2016 Christy Awards

The 2016 Christy Awards

What a delightful surprise to wake up yesterday morning to an email from the Christy Award coordinator that To Get to You was a finalist in the YA category! The press release went live shortly after and it's a thrill to see so many author friends on the finalist list....

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{ A Delightful } Month in Review!

It's been a good month. Busy, but good! While a few happenings are just hinted at below, there is much to come in the next few weeks including a cover reveal and more! It's a joy to get to sit down and officially catch up with you all today and be sure to catch the...

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The Lady and the Lionheart – Proofing Time!

It's been a busy but fun season of going through The Lady and the Lionheart one final time before sending the book off for copy edits. Part of this process has been pulling out a few favorite research books for this story and doing some careful fact-checking. I have a...

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We’re Giving Away a Case of Books in 2016!

You may remember that last week I shared a surprise on the way and today I'm excited to share that for the year of 2016, we'll be giving away 2 signed paperbacks every month. If I've done my math right, that's 24 books which is a whole case just awaiting to find...

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