This Easter was my first one ever away from home—or I should say away from my mother’s Easter breakfast, egg hunt, and afternoon feast of lamb and twice-baked potatoes. (What can I say the woman knows how to hide an egg and season a Brussels sprout.) I’m no spring chick, and I wasn’t sure how… 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.
Hi everybody! I hope you’re having a fantastic February and that Cupid is ready to zing you with an arrow any day. I’m busy gearing up for the TOTAL SURRENDER release on March 31st, which is the fourth book in the Sin Brother series and features the brilliant brother, Jory Dean. Somebody asked me the other… Read More
New York Times bestselling author Rebecca Zanetti has
published over twenty-five dark paranormals, romantic
suspense, and contemporary romances, and her books have
appeared multiple times on several of the bestseller lists.
She has received a Publisher Weekly Starred Review
for Wicked Edge, Romantic Times Reviewer
Choice Nominations for Forgotten Sins and Sweet
Revenge, and RT Top Picks for several of her
novels. She believes strongly in luck, karma, and working
her butt off...and she thinks one of the best things
about being an author, unlike the lawyer she used to be, is
that she can let the crazy out. Rebecca attended Pepperdine University, earning a
bachelor's degree in Journalism with a Political
Science emphasis. While there she worked as the
Editor-in-Chief of The Graphic newspaper, was a
member of the Pi Phi Sorority, and an intern for President
Reagan, who still gave 3-5 speeches a week, even though he
was no longer president. After college, Rebecca worked as an art curator and a Senate
aide before heading to law school, where she received her
Juris Doctorate from the University of Idaho. She married
Tony Zanetti in the middle of her second year of law school
and became pregnant with their first child during the third
year. She graduated law school, gave birth three weeks
later, and took the Bar Exam three weeks after that. All she
remembers about the bar exam is that it was so quiet in the
testing room, she thought about taking a quick nap. But she
continued on, passed the bar and became a lawyer. She worked
for a large firm, then a small firm, then the county while
also teaching legal classes at her local community college.
Now she writes romances about vampires, cowboys, and soldiers. Her current series are: The Scorpius Syndrome, The Realm
Enforcers, the Dark Protectors, the Sin Brothers, and Blood
Brothers. Follow Rebecca: Website | Blog | Twitter | Facebook | Newsletter
Why Would I Set a Romance Novel in an Oncology Office?
As a debut romance author, I’m often asked where the idea for my book came from. And I get it—for my book in particular, it’s sort of an unusual setting for a love story. Perfect Distraction is about an oncology pharmacist who falls for a patient receiving chemotherapy at the cancer center where she works…. Read More