July finds summer in full swing, with the days still long, the temperatures getting hotter, and with most of us having at a few more hours of light in which to read. Luckily, some of our favorite authors saw this coming, and so July also dawns with new books from some of our favorite… Read More
Jeanne Devlin is editor of The RoadRunner Press, an award-winning traditional publishing house based in the American West. An editor of newspapers, magazines, and books for more than thirty years, she has also worked on national marketing and publicity campaigns with such publishers as Simon and Schuster and St. Martin's and for a number of New York Times bestselling authors, including Robyn Carr, Sabrina Jeffries, Debbie Macomber, Linda Lael Miller, and Wendy Corsi Staub.
A graduate of the Stanford University Publishing Course, Jeanne is a member of the Children's Book Council, the National Book Critics Circle, and the Oklahoma Center for the Book of the Library of Congress. She also consults with boutique publishers.
Do you believe in love at first sight? Edward Harper doesn’t. He’s a practical veterinarian, with both feet firmly planted on the ground and zero interest in starting up anything new right now. Z-E-R-O. That is…until he sees a woman stranded on the side of the road leading to his small hometown, Journey’s End, in… Read More
A recovering lawyer, Ann Christopher is an award-winning
contemporary romance author. Her series include
JOURNEY’S END (small-town contemporary romance) and
the DEADLY series (romantic suspense). Ann has also written
5 novellas, one young adult novel, MONSTRUM, first in
her BELLA MONSTRUM horror trilogy, and a tragically bad
starter novel that will forever remain under her bed, where
When she’s not writing or communing with her readers
on her Facebook page, Ann likes to do the following, in no
particular order: read; cook; eat; hang out at Target
looking for new stuff she doesn’t need; crochet;
quilt; play with her 2 rescue dogs and 2 rescue cats; and
travel the world with her family.
Her favorite cities are Washington, D.C., Venice and Paris,
in case you were wondering. She lives in Ohio with her
husband and over-scheduled teenagers.
If you’d like to recommend a great book, share a
recipe for homemade cake of any kind, or have a tip for
getting your teens to do what you say the FIRST time you say
it, Ann would love to hear from you via Facebook (AnnChristopherAuthor) or through
her website (AnnChristopher.com).
By Donnell Ann Bell One of the hardest things for me to do as a writer is to create characters. Some authors have told me, “Oh, my character came to me fully formed.” Others say, “Oh, I do character interviews to find out what makes him/her/them tick.” Me? I ask my characters, “Who are you?”… Read More