Monthly Archives: April 2013

IN WHICH IT IS HERE!

 The countdown is over, chickens—it’s RELEASE DAY! It’s been a long time coming, and I am so, so happy that A SPEAR OF SUMMER GRASS is out in the world. It’s a day of mystery and magic, which suits the … Continue reading

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In which it is release week!

TOMORROW, darlings–TOMORROW! I am beyond thrilled that A SPEAR OF SUMMER GRASS is almost here. There are going to be loads of contests on different sites and blogs over the next week or two, and I’ll be posting links as … Continue reading

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In which I am interviewed

Here is an interview I just did with the very gracious Susan Spann! So kind of her to invite me to chat on her blog–and great questions. Thanks, Susan!

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In which I have a reader from Driffield

You might remember in SILENT ON THE MOOR a character who makes a brief appearance–the Duke of Driffield. Well, as it happens, I received a lovely note from a reader who lives six miles from Driffield! (It’s a gorgeous part … Continue reading

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In which I am Williged!

I have made no secret of my love for Lauren Willig–she’s a doll. No, seriously. She’s petite and cute and you could probably pop her in your pocket and carry her around. She’s also graciously invited me to be interviewed … Continue reading

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In which I am asked questions

One of the interesting parts of my job is giving interviews. Often, the questions are thought-provoking–and sometimes nerve-rattling, like when I’m asked to name a favorite anything because that can change. Quickly and often. But some questions crop up a … Continue reading

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In which I have feelings

Oh, so many feelings. So yesterday I had a two-hour conversation with darling new editor–seriously, the girl crush I have is getting absurd. But as I tweeted, she calls and my first thought is, “ERMAHGERD. MER ERDERTER.” She’s a fireball … Continue reading

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In which we have a Monday freebie

No, it’s not post day, chickens, but this was too much fun not to share. I’m going to apologize for the name-dropping that’s about to happen, but I adore Susanna Kearsley–and not just because she bought lunch the last time … Continue reading

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In which sometimes you just need sweetness

Sometimes it’s a hard world. It’s a world where the blood of children stains the sidewalk and a fireball turns a nursing home into splinters and pain. Whether it’s deliberate bombings or terrible accidents or natural disasters, it’s too much … Continue reading

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In which…not today

I know Tuesday is one of our regularly scheduled post days here, but I don’t think so. Not today. I will post Thursday as planned–my apologies.

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