A Florida vacation always includes a visit with a dear friend and author, Marcia King-Gamble. It’s my pleasure to ask her and fellow author Kathleen Lawless about their latest book, Last Chance Beach: Summer’s End, a special romance collection of 14 all-new short stories from bestselling and award-winning authors. An ebook collection just in time for those of us thinking of a beach escape!
Thanks so much for joining us today. Where did the idea for this multi-author ebook series and theme come from?
KL – The Romance Gems are a d… Read MoreRead More >
A deadly poisoning. A stolen Irish painting. A criminal mastermind at work.
The story takes place on the southern Maine coast in Autumn. After a grueling few weeks apart art crimes expert Emma Sharpe and undercover agent Colin Donovan are home for a family wedding…but it’s anything but a quiet weekend when Colin discovers an MI5 undercover officer near death aboard a yacht moored nearb… Read MoreRead More >
Early in my writing career, I penned a number of short romance novels, stories with lots of humor, adventures and often a touch of mystery. They went out of print and were never in eBook. Readers who want to read or reread them have had to scour garage sales and such.
I’m delighted the Mill Brook trilogy is now available in eBook*, with only light editing on my part. Finders Keepers (Book 1) is now on sale, and Within Reason (Book 2) follows on February 4th) and That Stubborn Yankee (Book 3) on February 25th.
All three books are set in Vermont and Tennessee, two places I know well. We live in … Read MoreRead More >
Two books in my popular Carriage House romantic suspense series are on sale through September 30! Each title is a standalone story, starting with The Carriage House, now just $1.99 in eBook. The second book in the series is The Cabin, on sale in eBook for $4.99. Click on the titles for buy links and more information on the stories.
These two books are followed by Stonebrook Cottage and The Harbor. I recently wrote a sequel novella, “Secret Hideaway,” featuring Texas Ranger Jack Galway and Susanna Galway’s daughters from The Cabin.All four books in the series were New … Read MoreRead More >
Okay, I know technically it’s still summer, but we’re stacking cordwood and getting our flowerbeds ready for winter. I can’t say w’ere ready for snow, ice and sub-freezing temps! In fiction, maybe? Along with some pretty pictures of winter in Vermont? 😉
I wrote Cold Pursuit, the first book in my New York Times and USA Today Black Falls trilogy, during a particularly snowy winter in Vermont. Research was easy enough: I just looked out the window or strapped on my snowshoes and headed into the woods. It’s on sale in eBook right now for just $2.49 (that could ch… Read MoreRead More >
Celebrating today with Rival’s Break hitting stores! I’m so grateful for the early positive reviews on this latest in my Sharpe and Donovan suspense series featuring Maine-born, Boston-based FBI agents Emma Sharpe and Colin Donovan. As many readers have said, you don’t need to have read the previous installments (eight books, one novella) in the series to dive in with Rival’s Break.Read More >
I love to write on getaways to hotels, inns and cottages, but reading? A must, and a special pleasure. I always have a print book with me (as well as my e-reader) on the road, but what fun it is to discover books on my various stays. Bedside Reading pairs luxury hotels with up-and-coming books. Oh, my. How perfect! Rival’s Break is a featured novel this summer, and I couldn’t be more honored and thrilled. Here it is in the gorgeous Mandarin Oriental New York.Quite a reading spot! Thank you!
When signing at Turn the Page Bookstore in picturesque Boonsboro, MD, authors are invited to sig… Read MoreRead More >
Rival’s Break will be in stores on August 27, just one week from today! We’re celebrating this latest Sharpe & Donovan suspense novel with a special giveaway of goodies. I asked, and readers let me know what they’d like me to grab on my recent trip to the Maine coast. I added a few of my favorites, too.Read More >
The Waterfall has a new digital cover! It’s my favorite of the various covers this book has had since it debuted in 2000.
Here’s a bit about the story:
Three years after the sudden death of her husband, Lucy Blacker Swift has finally got things under control. Leaving behind the cutthroat world of Washington, Lucy and her two children move to a Vermont farmhouse and start to rebuild their lives. But a string of unexplained events-late-night hang-ups, a bullet through a window-threatens her new life.
Unwilling to turn to her powerful father-in-law, Senator Jack Swift, Lucy tracks … Read MoreRead More >