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The Summer Country

THE SUMMER COUNTRY Tour!

Mark your calendars for The Summer Country Tour! I’ll be trotting around from place to place this summer to celebrate the release of The Summer Country (and doing some Skype-Ins to book clubs!  There’s a sweepstakes going right now where you can win copies for your book club and an author Skype-In). This list is…

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SUMMER COUNTRY Book Club Sweepstakes

Do you have a book club?  Do you know someone who does? My wonderful publisher is giving away eight (8!) copies each of The Summer Country to three book clubs– plus an author Skype-in! Here are the official contest rules: We’re giving three lucky book clubs the chance to each win eight copies of The Summer…

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THE SUMMER COUNTRY Pre-Order Bonus

I’m thrilled to announce that I’ve teamed up with FoxTale Book Shoppe in Georgia to bring you the following pre-order bonus.  When you pre-order your copy of The Summer Country from FoxTale, you’ll also receive one of these snazzy palm tree bookmarks! Karen Schwettman of FoxTale says, “living with these characters on Barbados was de…

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THE SUMMER COUNTRY Give Away!

Filed under “fun surprises on a Tuesday”, William Morrow Books just told me they’re holding a flash sweepstakes for fifty advance readers’ editions of The Summer Country! To get to the contest site, just click here. To learn more about The Summer Country, aka the Barbados Book, just pop by the Summer Country page here…

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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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THE SUMMER COUNTRY Goodreads Give Away!

Thanks to my very generous publisher, there are one hundred shiny advance copies of my upcoming book, The Summer Country, up for grabs on Goodreads! To enter, just head over to Goodreads. 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…

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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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