I always believe that you can get to know a city by eating your way through it. While researching Before the Flood, I got to know quite a few lost treasures of the Big Apple. One of these featured in the novel is Lydie's birthday cake: the legendary Brooklyn Blackout Cake. Lydie never passes up … Continue reading Retro Recipe Review: The Brooklyn Blackout Cake
See that new Extras page? I'll be adding some really neat stuff there, from signed copy requests (which is there now) and upcoming things such as book club questions. I'll post on my blog when new features are added to the page. Thank you for supporting independent presses.
Note: I receive a small amount of compensation from books ordered on my site through Amazon. The second chapter of the Laurelhurst Chronicles is now live online and available through a number of retailers! A sneak peek is on the books page! The paperback edition is available exclusively through Amazon or myself at signings or … Continue reading Before the Flood is now available!
The wait is over! It's Publication Day for Beneath a Moonless Sky! To celebrate, I'm giving away a signed author's copy to one lucky winner on Facebook and Instagram! That's two chances to win! Want to win? It's simple! Look for the post with the graphic above, comment with the hashtag #BeneathMoonlessSky and share! … Continue reading Happy Publication Day!
Remember when I said that the first novel of the Laurelhurst Chronicles saga was getting a revamp? Well, here it is. I know you are going to love it! The eBook is now available for pre-order on Amazon, Kobo, and Nook with Apple books and library distribution coming soon! For those of you awaiting the … Continue reading Pre-order Beneath a Moonless Sky!
The Laurelhurst Chronicles series will be a year old next week. Thank you to everyone who has purchased Night and Day, read it, or reviewed it. Being an author is a learning process. I'm making some significant changes I think you're going to love. In light of that, as of today, my debut novel is … Continue reading Revamp!
I'm pleased to be a part of #TimeForCrime, a new Q&A blog series over at chapterinmylife that goes behind the page or screen to delve into our minds as authors and bloggers. Dr. Goodall's character in my novel Night and Day was partially inspired by two great cases in British history. Regina v. Adams (1957) and … Continue reading Now Appearing! Q&A with the author on chapterinmylife
It's been a while since I released a newsletter, but I a fresh one hot off the presses. In it, I discuss method writing, some new releases in historical fiction from my fellow authors, my latest vintage purchases, and a little something about reviews. Next week I'm publishing special content on Valentine's Day as a … Continue reading February’s Newsletter is out!
I'm chuffed to bits to announce that Night and Day, my debut novel, is available as an e-pub through most of your favorite online retailers! I started out my publishing journey through Amazon, but I'm pleased to announce that Night and Day is coming to Barnes and Nobles, Apple Books, Kobo, and many more. … Continue reading Night and Day is coming to a favorite online retailer near you!
The recent events in Charlottesville and around the world have left me in a stew of emotions: anger, sadness, uneasiness, and pain. Kicked in the stomach. The world seems to be an ever growing darker place. Recently large black crows have been scavenging in my back garden. I don’t like to see their presence. They … Continue reading Three Little Birds