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Ashford Affair

New On the Website: Lost Chapters

Now up on in a permanent place on the Diversions Page, from now unto the next time my website crashes, you can find two chapters that were excised by my editor: the “lost” Chapter 29 of The Ashford Affair, in which All Was Explained, and the discarded Epilogue of That Summer (in which some things…

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Monday Give Away: En Français!

In honor of France’s upcoming national holiday, I’m giving away copies of my books in French! Would you like to read the first two Pink books or The Ashford Affair en français? Then now’s your chance! I’ll be giving away one set of all three here today and another on Facebook later this week. So,…

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Pinkorama #2: THE ASHPEEP AFFAIR

It’s 1926 and a train is chugging its way into the station in Nairobi. For our second Pinkorama, Carla brings us… The Ashpeep Affair. In this scene, Addie has just traveled from England to Kenya to visit her cousin Bea, and, after coming all that way, she’s not quite sure she actually wants to be…

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Calling all Catalan speakers!

Among the many, many author copies that I discovered in my move were several copies of The Ashford Affair in Catalan. Do you speak Catalan or know someone who does? If you’d like a Catalan copy of The Ashford Affair, just post in the Comments below or email me at willig@post.harvard.edu.

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En français!

The Secret History of the Pink Carnation and The Masque of the Black Tulip are now available en français! Or should I say LA MYSTÉRIEUSE HISTOIRE DE L’OEILLET ROSE and LE MASQUE DE LA TULIPE NOIRE? Does anyone recognize those covers from somewhere else? If you’re looking for more en français, you can find The…

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Last day of ASHFORD sale!

Today is the last day to buy The Ashford Affair e-book for $2.99! On July 14th, the price reverts back to the usual $9.99. But there are still a few hours left to buy The Ashford Affair for $2.99 on Kindle and Nook. Enjoy!

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ASHFORD AFFAIR en poche!

The Ashford Affair, aka Ashford Park en français, comes out today in France as a livre de poche! What do you think of the new paperback cover? There’s something rather nicely summery about it, isn’t there? Here it is next to the French hardcover: The hardcover is available from Presses de la Cité; the paperback…

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More ASHFORD Sale!

I felt awful yesterday that Nook readers were being left out of the Ashford Affair e-book sale. But, lo…. The Nook price is now $2.99, too! My publishers inform me that the sale will be on until July 13 or thereabouts, at which point the Kindle and Nook prices will revert to the usual $9.99.…

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THE ASHFORD AFFAIR on sale!

The Ashford Affair was a New York Times bestseller, an Indie Next pick, an AAR Desert Island Keeper, and a RT Readers’ Choice Awards nominee– and now it’s only $2.99 on Kindle! The Ashford Affair will be $2.99 on Kindle from now until July 13th, after which it will go back to its usual price…

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Teaser Tuesday: Those Ubiquitous Vaughns

It has been noted that there is a Cecelia Heatherington-Vaughn in The Other Daughter. Not illogically, the question has been asked: is she one of those Vaughns? Yes. Yes, she is. As always, the Vaughns just won’t keep out of the way. They pop up everywhere. In my Kenya book; in my 1927 book; in…

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