Today is the official release day for Crimson Rose the Paperback! If you happen to come across it, please do say hello to it for me. I can tell that I’m becoming an old and blase author because I have not yet made the rounds of every bookstore in a twenty block radius just to…

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Even though the official release date for the paperback version of Crimson Rose isn’t until next Tuesday, guess what I saw in Borders today? A whole pile of lovely paperback Crimsons, front and center on the New Fiction rack. So if you’ve been holding out for the paperback, you may just be in luck….

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For those who are interested in a wee dram of procrastination, I posted today on History Hoydens about Bonnie Prince Charlie, and more specifically on whether or not he deserves that oh so bonnie reputation he has managed to carry down with him through the ages. (Check out the comments section for a discussion of…

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Like all good things, the Tuesday trivia contests had to come to an end (especially since I had run out of advance copies of Night Jasmine). But I find that Tuesday lacks a certain zing without the excuse to hang out here on the Pink Carnation page. So, for the month of January, every Tuesday…

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The Seduction of the Crimson Rose has been nominated for a Romantic Times Reviewers’ Choice award! It’s perfect timing, too– Crimson Rose the Paperback should be in stores in just under a month. Many hugs to the lovely Romantic Times reviewers and fingers crossed for Crimson Rose! Now back to our regularly scheduled contest….

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First of all, a HUGE thank you to everyone who took the time to put in a vote for your favorite Pink Carnation character. I haven’t tallied the votes yet, but I was touched to see that even the Dowager Duchess of Dovedale got a shout-out. And Turnip Fitzhugh has a small but exceedingly vehement…

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And we have updates! New to the website are: — Outtakes from Crimson Rose — a Who’s Who of the major Pink Carnation character so far (which you can also link to from their Family Tree entries) — and a new Contest, for cover flats of The Seduction of the Crimson Rose and advance copies…

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Lo, the Great Amazon hath spoken. According to amazon.com (which is usually pretty reliable when it comes to these things), the paperback version of The Seduction of the Crimson Rose will be available on January 6th, while the hardcover of The Temptation of the Night Jasmine will be released just two weeks later, on January…

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Right now, I’m supposed to be writing a Q&A with myself for the back of the paperback edition of The Seduction of the Crimson Rose (due out in January of ’09!). The fundamental problem with this exercise is that I already know the answer to any question I might think to ask myself. This somewhat…

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Despite the fact that he has no flowery title to call his own, Lord Vaughn has proved one of the most elusive of my heroes– at least in the looks department. Ironically, I’ve probably described him in more detail than any of my other heroes (when you’ve hung around for three books, you tend to…

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