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With only a month to go until Publication Day, RT Book Reviews gave The Garden Intrigue four and a half stars. Even better? The review itself. Usually, I try to excerpt pithy pieces from reviews, but this one was so good I just have to include the whole paragraph: “Willig delights time and again with…

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More Turnip Love

The Mischief of the Mistletoe is a Night Owl Reviews Top Pick! Night Owl Reviews calls Mistletoe “fun and fabulous”, concluding that all “of these books are sweet, funny and full of intrigue. With the appearance of Jane Austen, I think this was one of my favorites.” Thanks, Danya!

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More Happiness for GARDEN INTRIGUE!

The final of the major reviews came in for The Garden Intrigue today– and it was lovely! Calling The Garden Intrigue “smart and funny”, Kirkus Reviews writes, “The latest installment in the Pink Carnation historical romantic suspense series is as fresh and charming as its floral theme.” But, wait! There’s more. “[T]rue hearts always win…

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Everyone Loves a Turnip

Huge thanks to Celine for drawing my attention to this lovely review of The Mischief of the Mistletoe in the Romance Dish. My favorite line(s)? “But the book’s star and its heart is Turnip. Handsome, wealthy, genial, kind, boisterous, and smarter than he is given credit for being, he is an endearing, unforgettable hero.” A…

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Happy December!

It’s a particularly happy December for me because the first two reviews just came in for The Garden Intrigue! Library Journal calls Garden Intrigue “fresh and engaging”, commenting, “Mixing historical and modern-day drama poses no trouble for Willig, and the satisfying, uninterrupted progression within both time frames will please longtime readers.” Their verdict? “Enlightening and…

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"Pure Regency delight…"

Pink I got a shout-out in the “Great Reads” section of today’s Shelf Awareness! Shelf Awareness calls The Secret History of the Pink Carnation “pure Regency delight”. Thank you!!

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Links 'n Stuff

Check out this amazing, Pink Carnation-themed birthday present. Now that’s true sisterly devotion! Many thanks to Coffee Time Romance for giving The Orchid Affair a full four cups! (You know how I feel about caffeine.) Virginia writes, “A historical plot line blended with a modern one, The Orchid Affair is riddled with edge of your…

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Teaser Tuesday: Turnip

There’s been a lot of Mistletoe love recently. Three of the seven Pinkoramas feature scenes from The Mischief of the Mistletoe (go, Turnip!); I got word last week that Mistletoe will be published in a UK edition; and, of course, Turnip– I mean, The Mischief of the Mistletoe, was nominated for RWA’s RITA award. So…

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ORCHID gets an "A" from AAR

We all have our own things we covet. A promotion, a latte, a word of praise from a specific individual. For me, it was Desert Isle Keeper status on All About Romance. After all, what higher praise could a writer crave than being *that* book, the book chosen above all others for tropical exile? Books…

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