Jeanne Devlin

Jeanne Devlin

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.

October Sees New Series Installments

on October 19, 2016
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Some months are all about new books or the start of a new series.  Others are about continuing the pleasure of a favorite saga. October 2016 is that kind of month with sixteen new installments to some of your favorite series. Alexa Aston unveils Word of Honor, Book 3 in her Knights of Valor Series…. Read More

Autumn Ushers in New Fall Novels

on October 4, 2016
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Hollywood may save its blockbusters for summer moviegoers, but savvy readers know that publishers often save their best books for fall. That’s why October is the gateway month to the year’s biggest new books. And October 2016 promises to be no different. #1 New York Times Bestselling Author Robyn Carr is first out of the… Read More

September Takes a Mysterious Turn

on September 27, 2016

Writerspace has always been about love and mystery. But sometimes the latter can get short shrift. But not this September. September this year meant Bouchercon 2016: Blood on the Bayou, with the world mystery convention being held in the most fitting of places: New Orleans. (Think ComicCon for mystery lovers or RWA for crime buffs… Read More

The Case of the Unreliable Narrator

on September 20, 2016
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I tend to put books — and the authors who write them — on a pedestal, but the truth is that a good many are as susceptible to trends or gimmicks as your average teenager. Think vampire novels. Dystopian series. And various shades of gray. In recent years, this has given us the anti-hero and… Read More

New eBooks for a Romantic September

on September 6, 2016
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Given that many of you have spent the last three months of lazy summer days devouring eBooks like a box of Godiva chocolates, it stands to reason it is high time to replenish your eBook stash. Welcome to September—complete with cooler temperatures and new eBooks and eNovellas galore. New York Times Bestselling Author Madeline Hunter… Read More

Summer eBook Encores

on August 16, 2016
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August is quickly moving into the rearview mirror, and that means summer is coming to a close.  What better way to enjoy the dog days of summer than with a tablet loaded up with novels making their reissue encore in eBook form? The choices run the gamut:  historic romances, contemporary romance, western love stories, and… Read More

Motorcycles to Black Stockings to an Honorable Knight

on July 5, 2016
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If you’re anything like me, then your mantra for summer reading is something along the lines of: Keep the books coming. With maybe the occasional muttered: Where is that darn tablet? Authors have taken note of both, with the end result being a July full of new titles aplenty as well as a good many… Read More

Somewhere On a Beach

on June 21, 2016
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Nine months out of the year, “the beach” to most Americans means a strip of white sand in a tropical paradise, be it the shores of Florida or Costa Rica or Hawaii. But as summer officially begins this week — with a heat dome creating triple digit temperatures in much of the American West —… Read More