The Story

Stories I want to talk about, in all their forms.

Spotlight: A War Like Ours by Saffron A. Kent

03.22.2017

Blurb  A liar… Three weeks ago, James Maxwell’s wife died in a car accident, but he hasn’t been able to tell his five-year old daughter the heartbreaking truth behind her mother’s death. Instead, he packs them up and leaves for a summer resort in upstate New York to spend a few peaceful weeks and to […]

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Author Interview: Darlene Fredette

01.18.2017

Welcome Darlene Fredette, who’s here to answer some questions about her favorite books, characters, and her writing process. Also, take note: there will be a giveaway for visitors who leave a comment on any stop during the tour, and additional giveaways for visitors who leave a comment on her blog. Are you working on another […]

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Author Interview: Marin McGinnis

01.05.2017

Today we have Marin McGinnis on the blog with us. I’m a day late with this and I apologize profusely, but I had a family emergency yesterday. On to the questions! Interview Tell us a little about yourself, perhaps something people might not know. I live in the town I grew up in, although I […]

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Interview: Ripley Proserpina, Author of Finding Honor

12.28.2016

Today, I’m interviewing Ripley Proserpina and she’s answered some juicy questions for us about her and her book. Could you tell us a bit about your most recent book and why it is a must-read? My most recent book is Finding Honor. It’s a story about a girl, Nora, who has never been able to count […]

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Author Interview: M.S. Spencer

12.07.2016

Please welcome author M.S. Spencer to the blog as I ask her a few questions about herself and her story, Whirlwind Romance. Tell us a little about yourself? Perhaps something not many people know? I’ve lived or traveled in five of the seven continents (Antarctica and Australia still on the bucket list), but the last […]

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Spotlight: The Pirate’s Lady by Tricia Schneider

11.16.2016

“I have a life here now.”

“There’s nothing for you here. Your place is by my side. In your heart, you know ’tis true.”

She looked away, turning her gaze to the ocean’s waves pounding the beach with hypnotic rhythm. A few moments ago, she sat here, mulling over her life’s misfortunes and attempting to reach a decision about her future.

Her fate.

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Guest Blog: CB Clark

10.26.2016

Like many authors, my path to publication has been a long and rocky one. When I finished writing my first story, I immediately sent the manuscript to several publishers, certain I’d written a best seller. I was devastated when the rejection letters arrived. Some were form letters addressed to ‘Dear Author’, and others were terse […]

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DAfRN: Magnate

10.21.2016
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I recently finished Magnate by Joanna Shupe. This first in a trilogy gripped me until the very. last. page. Like, I went and bought the prequel novella, read it in a day, then pre-ordered the other two books. This month and January will be good reading months for me. And even though it’s set in New York […]

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Spotlight: Bewitched by Nancy Fraser

10.12.2016

Chicago, Fall 1964 Allison Stiles is the epitome of responsibility. Guardian to her two rambunctious younger brothers, she also runs a home daycare. While she doesn’t have time for a vacation, she really needs a diversion. Enter Eric Thomas, her new neighbor. Tall, dark and handsome and just what she needs to get her mind […]

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DAfRN: No Good Duke Goes Unpunished

06.17.2016

I recently read Sarah MacLean‘s third Rule of Scoundrels book, No Good Duke Goes Unpunished. Yes, it’s a historical but I think there are still some wisdom nuggets we can mine. If you’re going to accidentally frame a man for your murder, make sure he’s not your soul mate. It makes quite the mess to […]

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