• blurbs,  Book Release,  Cover Reveal

    Did you see the gorgeous cover for STEALING HOME?

      Have any of you seen Mary Poppins Returns yet? It’s adorable. And there’s an entire scene dedicated to not judging a book by its cover. I agree with that 99 percent of the time, but if you wanted to judge STEALING HOME by it’s *cough* glorious *cough, cough* cover that would be just fine by me. This cover makes me think warm, flirty, fun, summer romance. And that’s pretty much what will be on the pages too. What do you think? USA Today’s Happy Ever After did the reveal a few days ago, and so many lovely people said so many kind things about it. I have to thank my…

  • Cover Reveal

    Did you see the cover for WAITING FOR AUGUSTA?

      A couple of years ago, my friend Jessica Lawson asked me to look at a story she was working on.  It was just a sketch, a few rough chapters, but it had the sort of voice that reached off the page and grabbed you.  I’m so pleased that Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers agreed with me, and now those chapters are a full book! It’s called WAITING FOR AUGUSTA, and it’s something we can all relate to…whether we’re nine or ninety.  It’s the story of Ben, who is trying so hard to find a connection with his dead father — a connection they really struggled to maintain…