Author Archives: Deanna Raybourn

We’ve got a sweepstakes!

My fabulous publisher is offering a chance to win a Veronica Speedwell library! That’s both Veronica books and an advance copy of A TREACHEROUS CURSE–10 runners up will receive advance copies of TREACHEROUS. Check it out and good luck!

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Have I got recs for YOU!

So ordinarily I save book recs for the newsletter, but I can’t stop myself. Last week I read one that was just SO IMPOSSIBLY GOOD, I had to share. Mackenzi Lee’s THE GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE TO VICE AND VIRTUE is unspeakably … Continue reading

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Ever wonder about the Templeton-Vane boys?

Well, reader Jenny did and she asked about them on Goodreads. Specifically, she wanted to know how they got their names. Here’s the link to read all about it. I explained the STAR TREK easter egg in one name but … Continue reading

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Let’s have a dose of frivolous, shall we?

Yes, let’s. I haven’t raved about things I like in quite a long while, so let’s share a few products I’ve found recently that are aces. *John Masters Organics Sea Salt Spray with Lavender. Okay, here’s a bit of truthful … Continue reading

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I have done the unthinkable

Do you watch the house hunting shows on HGTV? I like the international version because who among us hasn’t imagined purchasing a pied-a-terre next to an Amsterdam canal or making over a ruined convent in the Savoy? I’m always fascinated … Continue reading

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Hidey ho!

Goodness me, it’s almost the very end of June, and I can’t imagine how that happened. There has been a LOT going on at Casa Raybourn, y’all. In May, our daughter graduated from college and that kicked off about six … Continue reading

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Veronica #3 is FANCY!

Hey, chickens! I’ve been traveling and working–I’ll fill y’all in with the next post!–but I had to share the final version of the cover for Veronica #3, A TREACHEROUS CURSE. It’s GOLD, you guys! If you look closely, you can … Continue reading

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Don’t do as I do

So this post came about because of a tiny home improvement project. Please ignore the gloomy lighting–it’s overcast here today and I was snapping quickly. (And getting in the way of the lighting source. Oops.) Anyway, those are my closet … Continue reading

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Roll out the red carpet–we have a guest!

Today I’m delighted to host the ever-fabulous Tracy Grant! She’s currently promoting her newest Malcolm and Suzanne adventure, GILDED DECEIT, and she’s here to share her thoughts on marriage… The Rules of Marriage In the Regency, it may have been … Continue reading

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Veronica Research–fourth part wrap-up!

Here we are with the fourth and final entry in the Veronica research series! The horizontal stack up there is one of my favorites. Here’s why: *KINDRED NATURE by Barbara T. Gates focuses on the Victorian explorers who were natural … Continue reading

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