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I’m Giving Away Free Books. Want Some?

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To celebrate releasing The Red Road, I’m giving away two free paperback book prize packages! And because I like reading different genres of books, I think my readers do, too. So you’ll also get my thriller (The Romanov Legacy) and my award-winning romantic suspense novel (The Cherbourg Jewels). It’s insanity, right? I already made a special trip to the post …

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My Video Introduction to The Red Road

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As Britney spears said, “Oops, I did it again.” I made another promotional video for The Red Road. Sponsored by brandy. Starring brandy. Directed by brandy. Submitted for Oscar consideration and your viewing pleasure. Like what you see? Check out The Red Road here on my website or on Amazon. Still not convinced? Maybe you’ll like the book trailer better… …

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The Red Road Is Now Available!

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The day has finally come! Well, actually it came two days ago – The Red Road went live on Monday. Honestly, I got so sick of myself that I didn’t want to send this post on release day. I feel weird, you guys. I spent SO LONG working on this book, and now it’s out there in the world for …

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The Red Road Book Trailer

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So, I shared this all over social media before I realized, duh, you should probably post this on your own blog, too. If you haven’t seen it yet, here’s the book trailer for The Red Road. Yes, book trailers are mostly lame, but you know what? They’re also kind of fun to make. Challenging, angering, time-consuming, and yes, fun. I …

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The Red Road Is Done. Now What?

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The Red Road is finished. I put the entire manuscript in an InDesign template, and am working on the final formatting touches. At this point, it’s down to nitpicking for hyphens and em dashes and ellipses (oh my!). I’m the kind of writer who could tinker and edit forever, so naturally, as I look at what I’ve written, there are …

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The Red Road: First Look at My Next Book

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Chapter One Wednesday, March 26 Four metal speakers blared into the courtyard. Emma watched the perforated cones pulse in rapid succession, strained by the exuberance of a mariachi band. She tried to remember how to describe the tempo of a piece of music. Beats per measure? Time signature? She couldn’t remember anything from the two years she’d taken flute. If …