What's Afoot With Grace:
The un-Big Black Moment
January 11, 2020
On the blog this week, I’m pondering how my personal black moments don’t look much like the ones I read or write in books. I’m also adding three names to my ARC list for my February release, A Woman of True Honor. Leave your comment right here.
HEA New Year!
January 1, 2020
I hope everybody’s 2020 is off to a glorious start! To properly ring in the new year, I’ve set up a triple Dorning discount in the ebook webstore. A Truly Perfect Gentleman, A Lady of True Distinction, and that old rascal, Worth: Lord of Reckoning are all half off. Details on the Deals page.
December 28, 2019
The blog is on holiday hibernation while I put the finishing touches on the current work in progress, BUT I did post the opening scene from A Woman of True Honor (Feb. 2020), my next True Gentlemen. And because we’re approaching the end of the month, please do cruise the Deals page, because come Jan. 1, some of those goodies will expire!
Hitch Your Sleigh to an HEA!
December 10, 2019
Seasonal reminder: Both The Marquess of Mistletoe (long short story), and The Ducal Gift/The Christmas Carriage (two short stories) are free for the downloading in my web store. The Ducal Gift features our old friends Perceval and Esther, who are, as usual, full of mischief. I’ve also put my Christmas Treats novella duet on half-price sale ($1.99) for the holiday season. Let the to-dos wait for a few minutes, pour yourself a cup of wassail, and indulge in some mini-HEAs!
January 18, 2020 • Grace's Most Recent Blog Post
This might be the darkest time of year, but I am positively romping through my TBR pile. Death at Brighton Pavilion by Ashley Granger (treated myself!), The Punishment She Deserves (present from a buddy), Life Undercover (ain’t Christmas wonderful?), and… Range–Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World, by Daniel Epstein. In Range, one question Epstein explores is whether we learn more when we cram on one topic (or one type of problem), or when we nosh around, take breaks, mix it up, and combine topics. On the micro-level, do we learn geometry more effectively if … Continue reading
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“Children, much less three children and one of them a female, will not do.” More strongly than that, Hessian Kettering could not put his sentiments, not in the presence of his niece. “I have no patience with noise, drama, or dirt, while children delight in all of the foregoing.”
Worth Kettering passed Hessian the baby, whose charming attributes included a penchant for batting at the noses of unsuspecting uncles.
“Lord Evers’s will names you as guardian of all three,” Worth said, pouring himself a fresh glass of lemonade. “Unless you want to tangle with Chancery—at considerable expense, I might add—then you have become the legal authority over three children. The boys will remain at school for the rest of the term, and for the girl, you simply hire a governess or two.”