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Hot New Tuesday Releases

Yesterday was our first official snowfall of the season and I was out in it.  Horrible driving conditions and then I lost my phone on top of it.  When I got home, I traced it with my Find My Phone app.  Looks like it's still at the last place I was at, but I had to wait for the weather to clear.  I have a delivery … [Read More...]

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Hot New Tuesday Releases

 Romance Writers of America announced the special speakers for RWA2015 in New York City, July 22–25, 2015. Keynote Speaker: Barbara Freethy Friday Featured Speaker: Julia Quinn Saturday Featured Speaker: Nalini Singh Librarians Day Luncheon Speaker: Jude Deveraux Awards Ceremony Emcee: Lisa Kleypas I … [Read More...]

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Hot New Tuesday Releases

They are saying this is going to be an arctic winter.  That's enough to depress anyone, so I'm loaded up with new books, my Baileys and coffee (with whipped cream, of course) and a warm afghan.  I'm ready to dive and and have nice warm … [Read More...]

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Hot New Tuesday Releases

I have to admit that I really notice how fast time is passing by how often I feel like I'm posting these Tuesday Releases.  Are we really in November?  When I was a kid, time seemed to drag on forever.  Now it flies by like Superman escaping Kryptonite.   Guess I'll just have to read … [Read More...]

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Christmas Books Part 2

Here's another batch of wonderful holiday books to get you in the mood. / Snow Angel Cove by RaeAnne Thayne , Read by Heidi . Eliza didn’t expect to arrive for her new job, and find it going up in smoke. She also didn’t plan to almost getting run down by a car, especially by someone so handsome like … [Read More...]

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Christmas Books Part 1

Here's the first set of our Christmas book blurbs.  Just a taste to get you in the Christmas mood, so grab a glass of eggnog and get started! // What A Lady Needs for Christmas by Grace Burrowes Read by Joan Lady Joan Flynn is trying desperately to flee the city fearing her reputation is about to be … [Read More...]

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I'm vacationing this week in Seattle and it's supposed to rain every day.  But, I have to tell you, when it stops, it's absolutely gorgeous here.  I'm in a cozy home, next to a lake with lots of windows, so sometimes I have to stop reading to just stare out the window.  Not for long though because I'm neck deep in … [Read More...]

Authors standing from left:  Susanna Carr, Susan Mallery, Karina Cooper, BJ Daniels, Maisey Yates, Lynda Aicher.  Seated:  Diana Copland, Susan Andersen, Sheila Roberts, Bronwyn Scott, Lauren Dane (not pictured: Susan Wiggs)

Harlequin Reader Luncheon in Seattle

I'm here in Seattle and Saturday I hosted my first reader luncheon for Harlequin.  Twelve authors each had a table of eight readers.  For almost everyone, it was their first time at such an event. . I arrived early to set up registration and there were already readers there.  It is always a good sign when readers … [Read More...]

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Flying to Seattle

I'm headed to Seattle to host the Harlequin Reader Luncheon on Saturday.  Flying to Seattle is one of the longer flights that I take at about 4 1/2 hours, so I asked my pals on Facebook what they did to make the time go faster.  Reading was by far the number one answer (seems like a no-brainer).  But audiobooks were in … [Read More...]

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RomantiCon 2014

  Hi, joysann here. Ellora's Cave RomantiCon 2014 happened in Canton Ohio this past weekend, and it was a entertaining occasion once again. I love seeing/meeting authors and readers who enjoy the experience so well. Because I've attended the RomantiCons since they began, some of these are folks I've met … [Read More...]

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Hot New Tuesday Releases

Just a few new releases this week, but all winners.  Getting depressingly cold here and the first sign was that I had to put on the heat in my car.  More reason to cuddle up at home with a good book.  Stay warm! .         . . . Demon Storm by Dianna Love Soulfire by … [Read More...]

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Hot New Tuesday Releases

I'm really getting excited about Tuesdays.  I always look forward to new books coming out.  Authors I have been reading for years and the chance to discover new ones.  I've already had the pleasure of reading one of the books, Darling Beast by Elizabeth Hoyt and you can read my take on it … [Read More...]

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Heidi and Joan’s Picks of the Week

  Justice is Coming: The Marshals of Maverick County by Delores Fossen  , Read by Heidi  / Eden Gray is not the woman that federal marshal Declan O’Malley expected to trespass on his property, especially with their rocky past. They must put their past differences aside if they both want to survive … [Read More...]

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Lady Jane’s Salon – Naperville

Last night, for my birthday, my sisters took me to Naperville, Illinois to attend the Lady Jane Salon author readings.  It was a 2 hour drive (both ways), but well worth it.  I wish we had one closer and who knows, maybe someday I'll get one going here in Milwaukee. . The event is held at Le Chocolat du Bouchard, … [Read More...]

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Hot New Tuesday Releases

Well, today is my birthday and I'm going to celebrate by attending the Lady Jane Salon readings in Naperville, IL tonight.  I'm going with my sisters and they've never been, so I'm excited about exposing them to this fun event.  I'll make sure we all talk about these terrific new reads for the week.  Hope you all have … [Read More...]

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joysann & Joan’s Picks of the Week

Ghost Seer by Robin D. Owens Read by Joan Zack Slade, a former deputy sheriff and police officer, has just returned to Denver to start a job as a P.I. Clare Cermak has just resigned her job as an accountant, after inheriting her great aunt's estate. Clare has also inherited her great aunt's ability to see and … [Read More...]