Hey friends – I’m taking part (again) in Heather McCollum’s Annual Easter Egg Hop – readers visit authors’ websites or Facebook pages and find the “hidden” Easter Egg and match it to the author to enter our giveaway. The prize is a $150 gift card! And you may find some new authors to read, too!
Hop over to Heather’s Hop starting page and grab the convenient scoresheet and then you’ll have until April 16 to collect all the eggs — https://www.facebook.com/events/682654079645870
Here’s a list of the authors and the place to hop over to —
Start Hopping now and good luck!
I’m so excited to be part of a wonderful fundraiser to support humanitarian aid for Ukraine. This collection – Sunflower Season – includes more than 70 historical romance stories – some are new and some are favorites. I’m including my story A TRAITOR’S HEART which is the origin story in the BRANDYWINE BRIDES anthology.
Sunflower Season is available for pre-order on major vendors and if you follow the link below – you can find your preferred one to order from now. I hope you’ll order this one – it’s a great way to help out a good cause and it will give you the chance to enjoy so many fabulous historical romance stories at the same time!
Pre-order here: www.books2read.com/Sunflower-Season-for-Ukraine-
I’m thrilled to announce that my ‘A Highland Feuding’ story – THE HIGHLANDER’S INCONVENIENT BRIDE – is shortlisted for the Liberta Shorter Novel category of the Romantic Novelists Association (UK)’s Romance of the Year award!!
The winners will be announced on Monday, March 7th from London! Wish me luck!
I’m so excited to announce that my book, TEMPTED BY HER VIKING ENEMY, won the Best Historical Romance category in the New Jersey Romance Writers’ Golden Leaf contest!
Part of the 5-book Sons of Sigurd series, TEMPTED tells the story of Sigurd’s eldest son who seeks out the truth of his father’s murder and his family’s destruction. Following clues discovered by his brothers, Brand Sigurdsson travels to Caithness (northeastern Scotland) to find the one behind the traitorous plot — and finds redemption and resolution. . . and love there.
Each story in the series stand alone but you’ll want to read all of them – by Michelle Willingham, Harper St. George, Michelle Styles, Jenni Fletcher and moi! It was an amazing experience collaborating with those talented authors and I’m glad I got the chance to work with them.
You can find links to all of them here.
This weekend 30 Historical Romance authors will be having a Halloween Hop with a prize of $150 gift card going to one entrant (chosen at random) who hops from site to site and collects the Halloween candies and treats! Beginning on Friday, 10/29 @8am and going until 11:59pm on Sunday, 10/31, the hop is a great way to find out more about these talented storytellers and their work.
All the deets and the place to start is here: Heather McCollum’s Halloween Hop
I hope you can join us for the Halloween fun !
𝘽𝙏𝙒 – 𝙞𝙛 𝙮𝙤𝙪 𝙘𝙤𝙥𝙮 𝙢𝙚 𝙤𝙣 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙚𝙢𝙖𝙞𝙡 𝙬𝙝𝙚𝙣 𝙮𝙤𝙪 𝙨𝙚𝙣𝙙 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙧𝙚𝙨𝙪𝙡𝙩𝙨 𝙞𝙣, 𝙮𝙤𝙪’𝙡𝙡 𝙗𝙚 𝙚𝙣𝙩𝙚𝙧𝙚𝙙 𝙞𝙣 𝙢𝙮 𝙤𝙬𝙣 𝙨𝙥𝙚𝙘𝙞𝙖𝙡 𝙡𝙞𝙩𝙩𝙡𝙚 𝙙𝙧𝙖𝙬𝙞𝙣𝙜 𝙩𝙤𝙤!
(𝐷𝑖𝑠𝑐𝑙𝑎𝑖𝑚𝑒𝑟: 𝑡ℎ𝑖𝑠 𝑔𝑖𝑣𝑒𝑎𝑤𝑎𝑦 𝑖𝑠 𝑏𝑒𝑖𝑛𝑔 𝑑𝑜𝑛𝑒 𝑏𝑦 𝑎 𝑔𝑟𝑜𝑢𝑝 𝑜𝑓 𝑎𝑢𝑡ℎ𝑜𝑟𝑠 𝑎𝑛𝑑 𝑖𝑠 𝑛𝑜𝑡 𝑐𝑜𝑛𝑛𝑒𝑐𝑡𝑒𝑑 𝑡𝑜 𝑜𝑟 𝑠𝑝𝑜𝑛𝑠𝑜𝑟𝑒𝑑 𝑏𝑦 𝐹𝑎𝑐𝑒𝑏𝑜𝑜𝑘. 𝑉𝑜𝑖𝑑 𝑤ℎ𝑒𝑟𝑒 𝑝𝑟𝑜ℎ𝑖𝑏𝑖𝑡𝑒𝑑. 𝑁𝑜 𝑝𝑢𝑟𝑐ℎ𝑎𝑠𝑒 𝑟𝑒𝑞𝑢𝑖𝑟𝑒𝑑.)
October is already underway and I wanted to share a couple of upcoming things with you all —
Online Giveaways and Goodies!
Spooky Romances at Special Prices
Being the spooky month of October, I’m doing a special promo for one of my spooky romances – THE STORYTELLER. It’s set in the GHOSTS OF CULLODEN MOOR world and is about the ghost of a Highland warrior who is stuck on Culloden Moor after the battle and is given a chance at freedom or revenge. When Struan is sent to Fiona Masters, he discovers that maybe he can help another suffering soul. But maybe they can actually save each other?
This is at a special price through October – along with some of my favorite authors’ spooky historical romances – Go here to find them all!
Historical Romance Halloween Hop!
30 historical romance authors are doing a Halloween Hop from October 29 – 31st! Visit the FB party page and find links. Follow links to find our favorite Halloween treats. Report those candies/treats and you have a chance to win $150 gift card! Woohoo! Join our FB group here and get ready for Trick or Treat!
On Saturday, October 16th, I’ll be speaking (virtually) to the RWA Online Chapter about writing the rest of the story once you type THE END – about synopses and query letters and epilogues and more. It will be accessible via Zoom and is open to members and non-members. If you’re interested, more info and registration can be found here:
Hope you’ll try out my ghost story and join me on the Halloween Hop, too! Happy/Spooky October to you!
With the release of THE HIGHLANDER’S INCONVENIENT BRIDE on July 27th, I’m going to be doing some celebratory events all through August – and I hope you’ll join me!
To celebrate, I’ll be taking over the Historical Romance Lovers FB group on Tuesday, August 3, Amy Jarecki’s Historical Romance Fan FB Club on Friday, August 6 and taking over Cupboard Maker Bookstore’s FB page on August 13 in advance of an in-person signing there on Saturday, August 21 as part of National Romance Weekend! Then I’ll be the featured author in Kathryn LeVeque’s Historical Romance Book Club during the week of August 22.
You do need to be on Facebook and join those groups to take part, but I will be chatting, playing games, offering exclusive giveaways in each one. (Links to and info about all these are on my EVENTS page on my website if you need more.
As I mentioned, I’m involved in a couple of Summer promotions and this one is a Historical Christmas in July with a chance to win books and an ereader, too!
So much summer reading! Enjoy! Good luck!
I’m so excited that I’m going to be writing a Regency Edinburgh set series with Dragonblade next year BUT for now, I’m taking part in their Days of Summer giveaway! Good stuff in time for beach or pool or just summer reading!
To enter, click the image above or go to: https://bit.ly/2RW4igQ
Good luck and Happy Reading!