The Winner of the 13th Annual Pinkorama Contest Is….

So many thanks to this year’s Pinkorama participants!  It’s always like Christmas crossed with a birthday when your entries arrive in my inbox: the surprise of seeing what you’ve picked to depict this year and the sheer joy of seeing the beauty you’ve made.  I am, as always, in utter awe of your peep-craft. This…

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Weekly Reading Round-Up

Happy Friday, all! You’d think I should know by now that when Karen White tells me I have to read something that I should listen….  But, no.  I waited months and months before picking up The Miniscule Mansion of Myra Malone, and I’m so glad I did (pick it up, that is, not the waiting…

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Say It With Books this Mother’s Day!

Mother’s Day is coming up… and what better gift for a mom than a book?  (And the time to read it!) I’m teaming up with Shakespeare & Co Lexington Avenue to offer personalized books for the moms (or sisters or grandmothers or amazing friends) in your life this Mother’s Day! When you order a copy…

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The 2023 Pinkorama Round-Up

Calling all 2023 Pinkorama participants to take a bow!  It’s time for the 2023 Pinkorama Round Up! This year, we’ve got an Italian count and his art collection, Teddy Roosepeep and his Rough Peepers, Eloise hard at work in the library at Selpeep Hall, love among the weeds in 1805 Hyderabad, three generations of Peeps…

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Pinkorama #6: Team W Peep

For our very last Pinkorama of 2023, we have a special bonus Pinkorama: Team W Peep! When she sent in her Two Peeps and a Wedding Pinkorama, Rachel added, “PS: just for fun, a Peep version of the WWWs. Pearls and prosecco included!” I know it was just for fun, but I love it so…

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Weekly Reading Round-Up

Happy Friday, all! There’s been so much going on this week that’s it all a bit of a blur– working on my new book! Pinkorama! one kid home from school sick! the joy of the New York Library Lunch with marvelous author friends! two kids home from school sick! more Pinkorama! sick kids getting me…

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Pinkorama #5: Stolen Peep Moments in THE FORGOTTEN ROOM

For our penultimate Pinkorama of 2023, returning Pinkorama champions Candace and Cassandra bring us…  Stolen Peep Moments in The Forgotten Room! The very first Team W collaboration, The Forgotten Room follows the stories of three women– Olive, Lucy, and Kate– all connected by the same Upper East Side Gilded Age mansion as that mansion changes along…

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Pinkorama #3: The Library at Selpeep Hall

For our third Pinkorama of 2023, Sharon brings us… Eloise in the library at Selwick Hall! Sharon writes, “It is a homage to Eloise’s many hours reading documents at Selwick Hall in the Black Tulip (and other books too).” Is it just me, or are you dying to know what Eloise is reading?  I’ve been…

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Pinkorama #2: Two Peeps and a Wedding (featuring Peepy Roosevelt!)

For our second Pinkorama of 2023, Rachel brings us… Two Peeps and a Wedding!  Or do I mean Two Wars and a Peep? Rachel writes: “I recreated the scene early on in Two Wars and a Wedding when Betsy runs into Holt and Paul outside of their train, en route to Tampa. Betsy’s purple traveling…

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