Julia news!

on March 22, 2016

An eagle-eyed reader has alerted me to a new development with regard to the Lady Julia books! Last fall, my previous publisher began rereleasing the Julia digital books with new covers in the style of A CURIOUS BEGINNING’s cover. (They continued with the repackaging into the digital novellas, giving SILENT NIGHT a new cover, but…

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In which it’s Friday

on September 27, 2013

And on Fridays during our retrospective project, it’s books and refreshments! If you’re in the mood to expand your reading, I’ve already mentioned M.M. Kaye’s memoirs, and they are delightful. It’s very easy to lose yourself in her meandering tales of growing up English in the east, and my favorite is ENCHANTED EVENING. I also…

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In which it’s bonus day

on September 26, 2013

Since today is bonus day, I’m posting an interview you might not have seen. I gave it when I was busy with DARK ROAD TO DARJEELING and it was posted on the lovely blog, All the World’s Our Page. I chatter about craft and vampire preferences, so it’s worth checking out. Now, here’s something else…

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In which I’ve been pinning

on September 25, 2013

Today as we revisit DARK ROAD TO DARJEELING, it’s time for something new–a Pinterest board! I’ve pinned foreign covers, some floral inspirations, and details from a room I stole… Okay, you can’t actually steal a room unless you count the tsar’s amber room, I suppose. But I was in Washington DC on business right when…

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In which we have an excerpt

on September 24, 2013

Missed out on DARK ROAD TO DARJEELING? Well, here’s a little something to tempt you: DARK ROAD TO DARJEELINGThe First Chapter Mother, let us imagine we are travelling, and passing through a strange and dangerous country. “The Hero” Rabindranath Tagore Somewhere in the foothills of the Himalayas, 1889. “I thought there would be camels,” I…

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In which it’s time for a dark road…

on September 23, 2013

I’ve heard from several of you how much you’re enjoying the retrospective project here on the blog—me too! It’s been fun to revisit the books and think about what I was pondering as I wrote each one. This week we’re featuring DARK ROAD TO DARJEELING, the fourth title in the Lady Julia series. If you’re…

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