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buying a book by its cover

The Shelf Awareness Book Brahmin feature asked me to name a book I’ve bought for the cover. Cary Grant: A Celebration of Style by Richard Torregrossa. I’m staring at it

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The 3 Faces of Isadora

One of the most-asked questions of a writer: Where do you get your ideas? I rarely know; my novels are stitched together with bits and pieces like a crazy quilt. By

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Busy day on the water

So there I was, putting the finishing touches on my revisions, when the carrier John Stennis came steaming home. Welcome home, Navy guys! This closeup gives you a perspective of

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"She was my first read…"

Ask almost any avid romance reader which book got her hooked on the genre, and she’ll likely name a title by Kathleen E. Woodiwiss. For me, it was Shanna, which held

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Street date

My author copies have arrived. I even know when Dockside will appear in stores, because there is a sticker on the packing boxes: The label says, “This box contains Dockside

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