I’m participating in this @BookSweeps promo! Enter to win 100+ mysteries and thrillers, and more! bit.ly/cozy-mys-azbb-may17 #BookSweeps


  I’ve teamed up with over 100 fantastic mysteries and thrillers authors to give away a huge collection of novels, alongside 12 bookstore gift cards, PLUS a Kindle Fire or Nook Tablet to the Grand Prize winner!   You can win my novel Missing: The Lady Said No, plus books from authors like Gemma Halliday and … Continue reading I’m participating in this @BookSweeps promo! Enter to win 100+ mysteries and thrillers, and more! bit.ly/cozy-mys-azbb-may17 #BookSweeps

Missing: The Crown Jewels by Valerie Clarizio #NewRelease #ChandlerCounty #Romance @VClarizio


  Missing the Crown Jewels - Book blurb - After a devastating divorce, Peyton Crown is finally surfacing from a dark hole of despair. She finds herself hoping for a new life with Mason ‘Storm’ Starr, her brother’s best friend. Storm’s intent is simple: hide in the quiet confines of his best friend’s family horse … Continue reading Missing: The Crown Jewels by Valerie Clarizio #NewRelease #ChandlerCounty #Romance @VClarizio

An interview with 2016 #RuBY award winner Michelle Somers #mgtab #Suspense @msomerswriter


I'm so happy to have this very special guest on It's All About the Romance, my friend and awesome romantic suspense writer, Michelle Somers!     A funny thing happened on the way to publication….     I discovered the best things in life come to us when we step outside our comfort zone and … Continue reading An interview with 2016 #RuBY award winner Michelle Somers #mgtab #Suspense @msomerswriter

Celebrating my first featured @Bookbub #Sale #mgtab


For an indie author, the tough job of writing a book, editing, choosing covers (all of mine are done by the fabulous Kim Killion), learning how to format (if you're doing your own I highly recommend Vellum!) and uploading to your chosen vendors can seem overwhelming. Fortunately, there are many informative blogs, such as Kristen … Continue reading Celebrating my first featured @Bookbub #Sale #mgtab

Carol Ann Baker #CrimeNovels #Thriller #mgtab @XpressoReads @LissaPelzer


No More Birthdays Lissa Pelzer (Carol Ann Baker, #1) Publication date: August 31st 2015 Genres: New Adult, Thriller At a film festival in a small mid-western city, runaway teenager, Lilly has come looking for old boy, Bobby. He’s a dangerous man with powerful connections, but he owes her money and she’s desperate enough to come … Continue reading Carol Ann Baker #CrimeNovels #Thriller #mgtab @XpressoReads @LissaPelzer

#Holiday #Recipe Easy Peach Cobbler by @pat_preston


  #Holiday #Recipe Easy Peach Cobbler by @pat_preston   1 c. self-rising flour 1 c. milk 1 c. sugar 1 stick butter 1 can of sliced peaches (lite or heavy syrup)   Heat oven to 350 and melt butter in baking dish Mix flour, sugar and milk together with whisk. Pour this on top of … Continue reading #Holiday #Recipe Easy Peach Cobbler by @pat_preston

Unbreakable SEAL by Summer Lane #Thriller #amreading @XpressoReads @SummerEllenLane


Unbreakable Seal Summer Lane Publication date: December 9th 2016 Genres: Adult, Thriller Chris Young has it all. Elite training, undercover missions, and a life of adventure. As one of the best Navy SEALs in the world, he finds himself in the thick of some of the most violent situations on planet earth. He’s a warrior. … Continue reading Unbreakable SEAL by Summer Lane #Thriller #amreading @XpressoReads @SummerEllenLane

The Jake Bernstein FBI Series by Donna Del Oro #Mystery #Thriller #mgtab


The Jake Bernstein FBI series by Donna Del Oro ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ GENRE:   romantic suspense ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ BLURB: A riveting blend of romantic thriller, mystery and WWII espionage that spans sixty years of lies. England’s secret service agency MI5 recruits Jewish-American FBI analyst Jake Bernstein to go undercover and investigate an elderly, naturalized American grandmother, suspected of being … Continue reading The Jake Bernstein FBI Series by Donna Del Oro #Mystery #Thriller #mgtab

Romance Between The Pages presents @nytimes @USATODAY #bestseller @JasindaWilder #podcast #interview https://goo.gl/5Vs2L6


  Ever wondered about the personalities behind your favorite books? Victoria Danann's new podcast with Riley J. Ford has an incredible lineup of authors booked through January. No question is out of bounds. Check it out! This week's incredible author is NEW YORK TIMES, USA TODAY, WALL STREET JOURNAL and international bestselling author Jasinda Wilder. … Continue reading Romance Between The Pages presents @nytimes @USATODAY #bestseller @JasindaWilder #podcast #interview https://goo.gl/5Vs2L6

Poppies for Christmas by Stacy Renee Keywell #HolidayRomance #mgtab @keywelluvsbooks


Poppies For Christmas Stacy Keywell Publication date: November 15th 2016 Genres: Romance, Young Adult A celebration of love without labels. It’s easy to be brave with you by my side! Popular DJ Dexx finds himself positively smitten by the precociously pristine Poppy Paris. Too bad she’s already taken by an older boy, Declan Davies, a … Continue reading Poppies for Christmas by Stacy Renee Keywell #HolidayRomance #mgtab @keywelluvsbooks

Crime and Catnip by T.C. LoTempio #Cozy #Mystery #Interview @roccoblogger


  Crime and Catnip by T. C. Lotempio ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ GENRE:  cozy mystery ~~~~~~~~~~~~~   BLURB:   While catering a gala for the Cruz Museum, Nora Charles agrees to look into the disappearance of director Violet Crenshaw’s niece, a case previously undertaken by her frisky feline friend Nick’s former owner, a private eye whose whereabouts are … Continue reading Crime and Catnip by T.C. LoTempio #Cozy #Mystery #Interview @roccoblogger

The Cursed Trilogy by Amy Braun #UrbanFantasy #Suspense #mgtab @amybraunauthor


Cursed Trilogy Amy Braun Publication date: November 6th 2016 Genres: Adult, Urban Fantasy An urban fantasy series for fans of the “Supernatural” TV show, CURSED tells the story of Constance Ramirez, a hardened young woman determined to protect her adopted sister, Dro, from the bloodthirsty demons hunting her– and from Dro’s own deadly powers. As … Continue reading The Cursed Trilogy by Amy Braun #UrbanFantasy #Suspense #mgtab @amybraunauthor

The Bodyguards of LA County by Cate Beauman #Romancenovels #Suspense @CateBeauman


Bodyguards of L.A. County Series by Cate Beauman ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ GENRE: Romantic Suspense ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ BLURB:   Eleven Men Sworn To Protect. Eleven Women Who Change Everything. The Close Protection Agents of Ethan Cooke Security are ready to risk it all for the safety of their clientele. What they don’t know is that they’re about to get … Continue reading The Bodyguards of LA County by Cate Beauman #Romancenovels #Suspense @CateBeauman

Finding A Voice #MFRWauthor #mgtab #amwriting @RssosSisters @jacqbiggar


  Every truly great book I've ever read the author has developed their characters to the point that they become more than words on the page. They're people. People with faults, feelings, frailties, and triumphs. These characters become so real to us that we almost hate for their stories to end, yet we can't quit … Continue reading Finding A Voice #MFRWauthor #mgtab #amwriting @RssosSisters @jacqbiggar

WRITING PROCESS BLOG HOP


Today I'm hosting a good friend of mine as she shares her writing process with you, Sylvie Grayson. I hope you'll give her a warm welcome, 🙂 My name is Sylvie Grayson, and I was so pleased to be invited to take part in the Romance Writing Process Blog Tour to talk about how I … Continue reading WRITING PROCESS BLOG HOP

WRITING PROCESS BLOG TOUR


I'm so excited, I've been asked to join a blog hop, my first one!! One of the ladies I've met online through the Yahoo group, Romance Critique Group was kind enough to invite me to take part in this great opportunity. My post will be HERE next week, June 9, so please come and check … Continue reading WRITING PROCESS BLOG TOUR

ONE LINE FRIDAY


It's been a much better week for me. I've had some positive feedback on my WIP. My dog, who is away at 'Be good or else' school, is doing well, settling in better than expected. I read a couple of wonderful books from two of my favourite authors, Sarah Mayberry, and Kelly Hunter. They're from … Continue reading ONE LINE FRIDAY

FOR THE LOVE OF DOGS


This week I thought I'd talk about pets. We own a cat, a calico named Harley, and a German Shepherd named Annie. If any of you have ever owned a Shepherd you'll know they are fiercely loyal, loving, and mild tempered animals. They also SHED. I'm talking, we could make a quilt, kind of shedding. … Continue reading FOR THE LOVE OF DOGS

One Line Friday’s on Saturday


Sorry I'm late. It was Good Friday yesterday and we spent the day as a family doing outdoor activities. It was a very good day. 🙂 Here is my pick for this week's muse, The sky turned turbulent, much like Aurora's emotions as she listened to the horrifying report Cochair had flown through the tumultuous … Continue reading One Line Friday’s on Saturday