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The English Wife

The 2019 Book Schedule!

Every now and then, I have a year so crowded with book releases that I have to make a list to remember what’s happening when. Here’s that list.  And, because I was feeling slightly loopy, I’ve provided a coffee pairing for each book. — February 26th, The English Wife paperback. Pairs well with a white…

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Cold Spring, NY– this Saturday!

Come join me in the Hudson Valley to celebrate the paperback of The English Wife! I’ll be speaking this Saturday, 3/9, at Split Rock Books in Cold Spring, NY (where, incidentally, a chunk of The English Wife takes place).  Hope to see you there! Note: this is Cold Spring in Putnam County, NOT Cold Spring…

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Florida, here we come!

Karen White and I are flying south into the sunshine! Come join us at the Southwest Florida Reading Festival this Saturday, March 2nd.  You can find us doing our whole song and dance routine at 2:30, with a book signing to follow at 3:30, or you can also pop by for an informal chat in…

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Tonight: NYC! Yorkville Library, 5:30pm

There’s nothing like your childhood library, is there?  When I was thirteen or so, I had squash lessons on Monday afternoons.  Instead of heading straight home after, I would go to the Yorkville Branch of the New York Public Library and wait for my mother to meet me there on her way home from work. …

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THE ENGLISH WIFE– Now in Paperback!

Why, hello there, The English Wife!  Now with a new, floppier cover, and a new lower price– but the same prose inside!   The English Wife paperback is available wherever books are sold.  (I’ve always loved that phrase.) If you happen to see some English Wife paperbacks out and about in the wild, snap a picture and post it…

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THE ENGLISH WIFE Paperback Tour

Brew a pot of tea, make a nest of blankets, and settle in for a long read: The English Wife comes out in paperback two weeks from today!   I hope you can join me on the road! I’ll be celebrating the launch of The English Wife paperback, appropriately enough, in New York, at the…

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On the fourth day of give aways…

… my author gave to me, two hardcover copies of The English Wife! Pipers piping?  It’s the Gilded Age, so I wouldn’t put it past them.  There are certainly ladies dancing, at a rather ill-fated ball. Here’s the official description: From New York Times bestselling author, Lauren Willig, comes this scandalous novel set in the Gilded Age,…

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THE ENGLISH WIFE: currently $2.99!

Are you ready to travel back to the bitter cold winter of 1899, when secrets and scandals lurked beneath the glittering frost of the Hudson Valley? The English Wife is currently on sale for only $2.99 in e-book! AAR calls The English Wife “a tale of smoke and mirrors. It is a fable of wealth…

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Give THE ENGLISH WIFE for Mother's Day

Admittedly, the mother in The English Wife falls under the category of “thank you for not being like this….” So what better way to show your appreciation for your own mother on Mother’s Day? I’ll be signing books for Books & Greetings in New Jersey this Saturday, so if you’d like to order a personalized…

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Pinkorama #6: "The American peep takes on 'The World' news"

For our sixth day of Pinkorama, Colleen and Pam bring us “The American peep takes on ‘The World’ news”, taken from The English Wife. In the bitter cold winter of 1899, well-bred spinster Janie Van Duyvil takes the unthinkable step of seeking out a reporter at the World building on Park Row, determined to discover…

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