I really loved reading all of the thoughtful, thought-provoking comments people left on my post about Banned Books Week. Thank you all! The winner of a banned book of her choice is…Quilt Lady! Congratulations, Quilt Lady. Email me at romancingkatrina[at]gmail[dot]com and let me know: a) Which book you’d like; b) What format you’d like it… Continue reading Winner of a banned book!
Interview with Loretta Chase – & giveaway!
Loretta Chase is one of romance’s best-loved authors. Her sensuous, brilliantly researched historical romance novels have earned her dozens of accolades—including New York Times and USA Today bestselling author and RITA winner. She’s one of my all-time favorite authors and I’m beyond pleased to welcome her here today. Welcome, Loretta! LC: Thank you! I’m delighted… Continue reading Interview with Loretta Chase – & giveaway!
A trip to Anne Frank’s house in Amsterdam
Like many people, The Diary of Anne Frank is the first book I can remember that gave me a hint of how unjust life can be and how cruel people can be. I’ve lived in the Netherlands for ten months now, but other than going to the airport or changing trains, I’ve spent very little… Continue reading A trip to Anne Frank’s house in Amsterdam
Bookstravaganza! giveaway for blog subscribers & Facebook friends
When I was at RWA’s National Conference in Anaheim, a lot of very generous authors gave me books to give away. A LOT of generous authors. So for the next few months – or until Smarty Pants sees our postage bill – I’m going to be giving away books to some of my favorite people:… Continue reading Bookstravaganza! giveaway for blog subscribers & Facebook friends
Winner of the Roni Loren giveaway!
Thanks so much to Roni Loren for the interview, and to everyone who stopped by to leave a comment. The lucky winner of Roni’s novella STILL INTO YOU is…bn100! Congratulations, bn! I’ll email you to ask about the format you want to receive. Didn’t win? You can buy STILL INTO YOU at Amazon or Barnes… Continue reading Winner of the Roni Loren giveaway!