The Sister Least Likely

on April 13, 2017

by Amanda Ashby When I first decided to write about three sisters who start up a vintage wedding planning business to save the family farm, I never planned to make one a baby book. And I certainly didn’t plan for that to happen to the youngest sister, Bec, who is only twenty-two and a free-spirited… Read More

Amanda Ashby

Amanda Ashby

Amanda Ashby was born in Australia but now lives in New Zealand where she writes romance, young adult and middle grade books. She also works in a library, owns far too many vintage tablecloths and likes to delight her family by constantly rearranging the furniture. She has a degree in English and Journalism from the University ofQueensland and is married with two children. Her debut book was nominated for a Romantic Times Reviewers Choice award, and herfirst young adult book was listed by the NewYork Public Librarys Stuff for the Teen Age. Because she's mysterious she also writes middle grade books under the name, Catherine Holt and hopes that all this writing won't interfere with her Netflix schedule.

Crazy little thing called…Christmas

on December 2, 2016

by Jody Holford Christmas is one of my favorite times of year. Other than birthdays. I love the planning, buying, decorating, and definitely the eating. I like the long lazy day of getting up early, opening presents, having breakfast, and then just hanging out with the people I love. I always feel a bit sad… Read More

Senses and Settings in a Holiday Story

on November 9, 2016

Whether you’re a reader or writer, I’m going to guess you enjoy getting comfortable in a story’s setting. I do, too. When I first came up with the idea for my new series, Snowflake Valley, I never realized how much fun writing it would be. The series kicks off with stories about the three oldest… Read More

There to Pick Up the Pieces

on November 2, 2016

by Kyra Jacobs Hi all! I’d love to introduce you to Stephanie Fitzpatrick, the heroine of HER UNEXPECTED ENGAGEMENT—my newest sweet romance in the Checkerberry Inn series. Stephanie grew up a headstrong tomboy, and middle child to a family of three daughters. She was used to vying for attention, to getting in trouble one and… Read More

The crazy things we do for love

on July 27, 2016

By Ashlee Mallory Have you ever tried to be someone you’re not just to impress someone you liked? Maybe pretended you were a little more outgoing than you normally were, laughing a little harder or more frequently that if you were just with your friends? Maybe even possibly pretending that you enjoy something that you… Read More

The Appeal of the Younger Hero

on March 25, 2016

by Coleen Kwan When I was growing up, most of the romance books I read featured heroines much younger than the hero. A gap of ten years or more seemed the norm, and heroines were often as young as eighteen or twenty-one. Nowadays, our reading tastes have evolved, and it’s not that uncommon for romances… Read More

Meet the Beauties of Wife for the Weekend

on March 16, 2016

by Ophelia London Hi there! Thanks for having me on your fabulous blog to talk about my new novel, WIFE FOR THE WEEKEND. The story is about Jules and Dexter, two kind-of-acquaintances who get stuck at the Las Vegas airport, have a biiiiiit too much to drink, then wake up married with no memory of… Read More

Rescued By the Rancher

on April 17, 2015

by Victoria James Release date: 4/14/15 Rescued By the Rancher Starting over and starting a whole lotta trouble… Meredith Anderson left her difficult past behind to create a new life for herself in Tall Pines—where she can be the independent, confident woman she always dreamed of being. Now she’s a partner in her sister’s wedding planning… Read More