Book Review: Baby of the Family by Maura Roosevelt

Baby of the Family is a novel about the once influential Whitby family. Roger Whitby, the four times married family patriarch, has died after squandering a majority of his wealth. He’s left what remains of his estate to his youngest (adopted) son, Nick, the son of his fourth wife. Nick is a young man who […]

Book Review: A Well-Behaved Woman by Therese Anne Fowler

In the Gilded Age you needed two things to get (or stay) ahead in society: money and an established family lineage. A person simply did get by with one or the other. William Vanderbilt and his family are ripe with “new money” but find that the “respectable” social circles of New York City aren’t open […]

The Light at Finnigan’s End Giveaway

  The Light at Finnigan’s End (Rum Runners, Book 2) comes out November 11, 2018 and what better way to celebrate than with a giveaway? Follow the Rafflecopter link for your chance to win a copy of the e-book, a Finnigan’s End flask, key chain, book markers and a $10 Amazon gift card. As a […]

Author Spotlight: James L. Weaver

Name: James L. Weaver  Author of: Poor Boy Road; Ares Road; Blackbird Road (Lakewater Press) Jack & Diane From: Olathe, Kansas (a suburb of Kansas City, a mere 250 miles from the geographic center of the United States)   Can you tell me about the first piece you remember writing? The first story of any […]

CTP Fall Book Sale & Giveaway

We’re one week away from Fall and CTP wants to celebrate with their Bring On Fall Free Book Sale and an Author Sponsored $50 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway! For one weekend only, they have selected a handful of titles throughout their different imprints that will be listed as free on Amazon from 9/14 to 9/16. […]

Announcement: The Light at Finnigan’s End (Rum Runners Book 2)

I am so happy to announce that my second book, The Light at Finnigan’s End, is going to be published on November 5, 2018. I am again working with the wonderful team at Changing Tides Publishing and this novel will be a follow up to A Shine That Defies the Dark, as well as #2 […]

Author Spotlight: Lucinda Stein

Name: Lucinda Stein Author of: Jadeite’s Journey (Inkspell Publishing) and Minnie’s Antique & Curiosity Shoppe   Can you tell me about the first piece you remember writing? My first writing was free verse, but after all these years, I couldn’t tell you what I wrote about. I went on to write a novella (to be […]

Author Spotlight: Kim Chance

Name:  Kim Chance Author of: Keeper; Seeker (coming Fall 2019) From: Flux Books     Can you tell me about the first piece you remember writing? The first piece of original fiction I remember ever writing was a short story about a girl named Katie and a boy named Barry who fall madly and love […]

Author Spotlight: Katerina Baker

Name: Katerina Baker Author of: The Corner Office (Self Published)   Can you tell me about the first piece you remember writing? When did you first realize you wanted to pursue writing as a profession? I always thought I would be a full time writer in retirement, but until then I am managing to write in […]