Beauty Mark book cover by Jan Moran

Beauty Mark: High Stakes Fashion or Killer Style?

So pleased to announce the #2 book in the Hostile Beauty series! BEAUTY MARK is the story of Scarlett Sandoval, an intellectual property attorney in Beverly Hills, by way of Spain. I had great fun with more of my favorite locations in this smart ‘n stylish romantic suspense saga. And to make this launch extra…

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Scent of Triumph: Free Books & Bookclub Goodies!

Hi friends!  It looks like my publisher, St. Martin’s Press is getting ready for the March book launch of Scent of Triumph with special promotions and free book giveaways! Here’s one I just saw on Powell’s Books.com in Portland, Oregon. If you leave a comment on their website on the book page, you’ll be entered to…

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Promise of Provence – Book Review

For those of you who love France, today I’ve invited a fellow author, Patricia Sands, to chat about her latest award-winning , women’s fiction book series, Love in Provence, as well as the first book in this series, The Promise of Provence. She began her writing career as an indie author, and has built a strong…

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The End of Innocence – Book Review

How often can we say that read a great book today? One that made us think and feel, that made us a better person — perhaps more tolerant, more forgiving — for having read it? The End of Innocence is such a saga, a powerful story that opens on the eve of World War I at…

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Seven Letters from Paris – Book Review

Reading Seven Letters from Paris is like traveling to France with a good friend —  the journey revolves around laughter and angst, food and wine, new and cherished connections. Throughout this memoir, I commiserated, I laughed, I cheered our brave heroine on. Here’s the set-up: Twenty years, seven letters, and one long-lost love of a…

National Read A Book Day

National Read A Book Day Celebration

To celebrate National Read A Book Day, I wanted to encourage authors to take this week to help make reading more affordable. In the past, I’ve donated books to my local library guild, shelters for abused women, and elderly care facilities. According to The Author’s Guild, many authors are struggling today, too. While authors can’t…