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Garden Intrigue

Pink Books in Forbes Magazine!

In the “random but wonderful” category, a quote from one of the Pink Carnation books was featured in last week’s Forbes Magazine! I am so thrilled to be hanging out there with Agatha Christie and Dom Perignon. (Especially Dom Perignon! Pass the bubbly, please….) The quote in question is from The Garden Intrigue, Augustus Whittlesby…

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Pinkorama #5: POET PEEP

For our fifth Pinkorama, Candace and Cassandra bring us… “Oh no! It’s a highway-peep…oh wait it’s worse it’s a poet-peep!” Yes, you guessed it: the one, the only Augustus Whittlesby. And now over to Candace and Cassandra, who write: In this scene from The Garden Intrigue, we visualize a moment detailed from the correspondence from…

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Pink Carnation Cookery: Chocolate Chip Cookie Bowls

As summer winds down to a close, Christine brings us another Pink Carnation-themed treat… chocolate chip cookie ice cream bowls, in honor of The Garden Intrigue‘s American heroine, Emma Morris Delagardie. There’s something about August and ice cream that just go together like chocolate chip and cookie…. Now over to Christine! The hot days of…

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Pink Carnation Recap: GARDEN INTRIGUE

Eight down, only one more to go until we’re caught up with the series before the release of Pink X, The Passion of the Purple Plumeria! We round off our recap marathon with Pink IX, The Garden Intrigue. Who: Emma Morris Delagardie and Augustus Whittlesby Where: France When: Summer, 1804 What: When Augustus Whittlesby hears…

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Happiness for GARDEN INTRIGUE!

The Garden Intrigue was just awarded the 2013 RT Reviewers’ Choice Award for Best Historical Fiction! Huge congrats also to Juliana Grey, who scooped up the award for Best First Historical Romance with A Lady Never Lies! Speaking of The Garden Intrigue, you can also find me talking about The Garden Intrigue over on Dear…

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Happy Paperback Birthday, GARDEN INTRIGUE!

If you’ve been waiting for The Garden Intrigue to make its way into paperback, today is the day! Paperback Garden Intrigue slips onto shelves today, just before the New Year’s confetti starts flying. You can find The Garden Intrigue paperback in stores, or available online from Amazon, B&N, Books-A-Million, Indiebound, Powell’s, and probably other places…

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Teaser Tuesday: GARDEN-o-Rama!

As many of you know, The Garden Intrigue is being released in paperback at the end of this month. Hidden away in the Teaser Tuesday archives is a wealth of background information on The Garden Intrigue— so now seemed like a good time to take those posts out of the vault and dust them off.…

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Thursday Give Away

Since my author copies of The Garden Intrigue paperback just arrived in the mail this week, this week’s Thursday Give Away will be the brand new, hot off the presses, paperback edition of The Garden Intrigue. (Coming to a bookstore near you on December 31st!) Here’s the official blurb: Lauren Willig’s Pink Carnation novels have…

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Book Release Schedule

After several years of placidly expecting a book out once a year circa January or February, my book schedule has been shaken up in a big way this year. Since I seem to be having trouble keeping track of what’s coming out when, here’s the schedule for the next year: — December 31, 2012: The…

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GARDEN INTRIGUE in Paperback!

It’s hard for me to believe we’re in December already (where did autumn go?), but look what showed up on my doorstep last night: My author copies of the trade paperback edition of The Garden Intrigue! Garden Intrigue paperback is coming to a bookstore near you on December 31– and stay tuned for a special…

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