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Pre-Holiday Stocking Stuffer Alert!
November 13, 2019
Kobo knows… Winter is Here, and because long, dark nights are great for binge-reading, Kobo is offering 40 percent off select box sets through Nov. 18th. Use the code NOVSALE to snag the Trouble Wears Tartan trilogy for $2.99. (Links here for US, UK, Canada, NZ, and Aus Kobo stores.) If you don’t have a Kobo e-reader, you can download the Kobo app to your device here. The listed price will show up as $4.99, but apply the promo code at checkout, and save a bundle.
Trudging to Victory
November 9, 2019
On the blog this week, I’m pondering the benefits of the forced march. Leave your comment here for a shot at a $50 Amazon gift card. I’ve also updated the Deals page so Jack is discounted 50 percent at B&N (checkout code BNPJACK50) and in the web store.
Jack and Chill
November 6, 2019
On the blog this week, I’m pondering a green Christmas, also giving away at $50 gift card, so add your comment here. This month’s Deals include 50 percent off Jack, one of my Jaded Gentlemen, at B&N using the checkout code BNPJACK50, and in the web store (for both mobi and epub). Wheeee!
The Calculus of Success
October 20, 2019
On the blog this week, read about one of my biggest failures, and comment for a chance to win a $50 Barnes and Noble gift card. On the Deals page, Tartan Two-Step remains half price on the web store and at B&N (discount code BNPTARTAN50), and No Dukes Allowed, soon to go off sale on all platforms, is priced at $.99.
November 9, 2019 • Grace's Most Recent Blog Post
If you frequent social media in any writerly circles, you’ll see references at this time of year to NaNoWriMo. What on earth is that? It’s shorthand for National Novel Writing Month, and the general idea is that you clear the decks for all of November, and write as much as you can each day, hoping to have a 50,000 word rough draft done by November 30. This is year 30 for NaNo, and the official website shows about 800,000 people participating in this round. Doubtless many more are unofficially giving it a shot, or half … 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.”