What's Afoot With Grace:
Between May and December…
May 20, 2018
Proving, Once Again, that I HAVE THE BEST READERS…
May 10, 2018
Thanks to the thousands of wonderful readers who helped put Duchesses in Disguise on the USA Today bestsellers list! The Marquesses at the Masquerade are huddled in the corner trying not to look nonplussed. The Dukes in Disguise are politely applauding–and also looking nonplussed. Deal with it guys. The readers say that Duchesses rock!
May 3, 2018
For a limited time, Duchesses in Disguise has been discounted to $.99 on all ebook platforms. These three novellas are a perfect poolside read or a great beach bag topper-upper, so order your copy here!
On the blog this week…
April 29, 2018
What motivates you? On the blog, we’re discussing the effect of rewards on problem-solving behavior, which is generally not what our bosses or coaches might think it is.
May 27, 2018 • Grace's Most Recent Blog Post
I picked up a copy of Long Story Short, by Margot Leitman, who is both a storyteller and a teacher of storytellers. One of the exercises in this little tome is to list ten quirks about yourself. My initial reaction was, “I’m pretty dull. No particular quirks… I do like my daily cup of jasmine green tea with agave nectar and light cream, but that’s not a quirk. I also live with a lot of cats–that’s a cliche rather than quirk.” I slept on the question–What are my quirks? Do I have any quirks?–and woke … Continue reading
Reader Favorite Spotlight
“You don’t care for children?” Cromarty asked as the waitress moved off.
“I like children a lot,” Jane said, “but the rug rat will start bellowing here directly, as soon as Mom and Dad try to have an adult conversation. They’re always teething when they’re that small.”
The little family trundled by, the baby nothing more than a pink, sleepy face among soft blankets and padding.
“The bairnie’s too wee to teethe yet,” Cromarty said, his tone wistful. He turned a green-eyed gaze on Jane as she inhaled another bite of injera. “I admit to some puzzlement, Ms. DeLuca. You’re having bread with your bread and bread with your extra potatoes, and I heard mention of dessert. Are you the only American female who doesn’t fret about her weight?”