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Weekly Reading Round-Up

Happy 2019, all!  I hope everyone’s holiday was merry and bright and the new year has started off as new years ought to do: full of promise and sparkle. I began the new year by finally, finally reading a book I impulse bought months ago: Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows, in which the lives of…

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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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English Wife Winners

The winners of the hardcover copies of The English Wife are… — Dawn V — Valerie Congratulations!  If you let me know where to send them, I’ll pop your books in the mail to you.  Happy reading! And now… our grand finale!  Check back here on the News page in a few minutes for the…

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ASHFORD AFFAIR Winners

The winners of The Ashford Affair are… — Susan Wald — Melanie Weiss — and Mallory Senn-Flinn. Congrats, all!  If you let me know where to send them, I’ll pop your books in the mail to you.  Happy reading! Meanwhile, check back here shortly for Day Four of Five Days of Give Aways: two hardcover copies of 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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On the third day of give aways…

… my author gave to me, three paperback copies of The Ashford Affair! I think you could say there are lords a-leaping in here.  Not so much drummers drumming, though (unless you count a touch of World War I).  And there are certainly ladies dancing in ballrooms in 1914 England and wild parties in 1920s…

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PINK CARNATION Winners

The winners of the e-copies of The Secret History of the Pink Carnation are… — Kathleen — Lila Retzer — Janice Kiley — Jennifer Congrats, all!  If you ping me with the best email address, I’ll send those books electronically your way.  Happy reading! Meanwhile, it’s time for day three of Five Days of Give Aways: it…

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GLASS OCEAN Winners

The winners of the copies of The Glass Ocean, chosen by random number generator, are… — Kaye Eminhizer — Lisa — Sue Krekeler — Barbara Marquart — and Chelsea Congrats, all!  If you let me know where to send them, I’ll pop your books in the mail to you. For all those who didn’t win, today’s give away is…

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