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Susan Wiggs

the story of us

A bit of happy news… The Ocean Between Us, my homage to military families, has been such a fan favorite that it’s being reissued in December. In advance of the

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knit. chat. read. repeat.

The iconic island haven, Churchmouse Yarns & Teas, is hosting a very special event in their shop this coming Saturday, September 15, at 2pm. Join me for an hour of knitting

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when work feels like play

Writers complain. A lot. Writing is hard, the business is hard, getting the words right is hard, making time to get it all done is hard. We’re supposed to be

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hiding in plain sight

Today’s the day! A gorgeous new premium edition of THE SUMMER HIDEAWAY is on sale everywhere books are sold. Of all the Lakeshore Chronicles, this one has generated the most

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writing about real life

It’s been on my mind as I slog through the revisions on The Oysterville Sewing Circle (2019), a novel driven by domestic violence and the #MeToo movement. I’ve wanted to

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There’s something about a beach town. I have many favorites all over the country–all over the world, even. But Narragansett and Point Judith, Rhode Island will always belong to a

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between you & me…is free

…to five lucky winners. Between You & Me has gone back to press yet again, thanks to readers sharing the love. So we’re celebrating by giving away five copies of

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about a dog

Lenny actually has more fans on the Internet than I do, so I thought I’d post the report here. He was my gift to myself for surviving a miserable divorce

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Kate & Anthony

This picture struck me because I can relate to it on so many levels. He’s writing. In longhand. On the Star Ferry in Hong Kong. It was posted so recently

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Reading Guide Between You & Me

Between You & Me William Morrow By Susan Wiggs ISBN: 9780062425539   Introduction Deep within the peaceful heart of Amish country, a life-or-death emergency shatters a quiet world to its

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the "easier than you think" pie

People say something is “easy as pie” but I think they mean “easy as eating a piece of pie, right? Because most of us are pie-challenged. But there’s good news–it doesn’t

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