New York Times Bestselling Author

The Summer Country

More Love for THE SUMMER COUNTRY!

Doesn’t that make you think of Keats’s “Ode on a Grecian Urn”?  “More happy love! more happy, happy love!” I am so very, very grateful to the authors who took time out of their busy schedules– over the holidays, no less!– to read an early copy of The Summer Country and share their thoughts. “In…

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Advance Praise for THE SUMMER COUNTRY

So many thanks to the lovely Stephanie Barron (the Jane Austen mysteries, That Churchill Woman) and Camille Di Maio (The Way of Beauty, The Memory of Us), for brightening my holiday with these lovely words about The Summer Country! “Lauren Willig’s THE SUMMER COUNTRY is a sumptuous read, evoking M.M. Kaye’s lush and sweeping tales…

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SUMMER COUNTRY Winner

Happy, happy holidays, all!  And so many apologies for being so late in announcing the winner of the advance copy of The Summer Country! The winner, chosen, as always, by random number generator, is… Megan Jirschele! Congrats, Megan!  If you let me know where to send it, I’ll put your ARC in the mail to you. …

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On the fifth day of give aways…

… my author gave to me, an advance copy of The Summer Country! I am so very excited to be able to share this book with you! Here’s the official description: The New York Times bestselling historical novelist delivers her biggest, boldest, and most ambitious novel yet—a sweeping Victorian epic of lost love, lies, jealousy, and rebellion…

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THE SUMMER COUNTRY Winner

The winner of the ARC of The Summer Country is… Jillian! Congrats, Jillian!  If you let me know where to send it, I’ll put your book in the mail to you. Happy reading! It turns out that my lovely publisher gave me more ARCs than I’d expected (yay!), so expect another give away soon… as well…

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Monday Give Away: THE SUMMER COUNTRY!

So there’s this book you may have heard me mention that happens to be set in colonial Barbados….  Guess what?  I now have ARCs!  And they look absolutely lovely.   For today’s Monday Give Away, I give you… an advance copy of The Summer Country! Here’s the official description: The New York Times bestselling historical novelist delivers…

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THE SUMMER COUNTRY: now for review on Edelweiss!

One of the hardest parts of waiting for a book to come out is that period between finishing it and people reading it– so I’m thrilled to announce that The Summer Country is now up for download for reviewers and librarians on Edelweiss! Paper ARCs will be arriving soon, so I’ll be sure to have…

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THE SUMMER COUNTRY

Years and years ago (and by years and years ago, I mean back when the Pink Carnation series was in single digits, back before I wrote stand alone novels, back before I had children– actually, so far back, I wasn’t even married yet), I went on a plantation tour in the Caribbean and heard a…

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THE SUMMER COUNTRY: Coming May 2019!

It’s not official until it’s internet official!  The Barbados Book, aka The Summer Country, aka my next stand alone novel, is now available for pre-order on Amazon, B&N, Indiebound, and all the other usual places. The Summer Country will be coming your way on May 21, 2019! I’ll have much more to say about The…

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