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Susanne is exciting to announce the release of Engaging the Enemy on August 1 from Escape Publishing
is looking forward to a new book coming out in August. MISTRESS OF GREYLADIES is the second in the series, set during and after WWI, in a haunted manor house in Wiltshire. The publisher has done a gorgeous cover. Take a peek.
Has signed a contract with Etopia Press for her next erotic romance called PICTURE PERFECT.
Her hot firefighter novella, ALL FIRED UP, was a runner up in the erotic romance category in the NERFAs – that’s National Excellence in Romance Fiction Awards, run by a chapter of the Rom Writers America – First Coast Romance Writers. Her fellow runner up was Aussie author Donna Gallagher.
Loretta’s new novel, THE MAXWELL SISTERS, is set in the vineyards of Margaret River, WA and will be on the shelves in January 2015.
July 28 – Author Group Spotlight on The Naughty Ninjas
July 30 – Author Spotlight and Giveaway on RUBY Finalist and LWA Nominee, Juanita Kees
July 31 – Cruisin with RWA
Cruisin’ Member Blogs
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July 26 – Serialised novels and collaboration: Tamara Thorne and Alistair Cross talk about what it’s like not only to serialise a novel but to do so collaboratively.
As the release of Engaging the Enemy approaches, Susanne’s blog tour takes off.
July 26 – Alexa Bravo
July 29 – Kerrie Paterson and Passions
July 29 – Two Heroes with Susanne Bellamy and Juanita Kees
July 30 – JM Bray
After something hot and dishy? You can have both on Friday Feast thanks to romance author Christina Phillips. Not only will she get things sizzling with her latest sexy highlander release, Her Vengeful Scot, she’ll warm you even further with her Hunter Style Chicken recipe. Plus you could win your own super hot Scot by sharing your favourite casserole dish. Steamy!
On the Melbourne Romance Writers’ Build blog we have Jess Langhorne sharing her thoughts on inspiration and creativity.
to celebrate the upcoming September release of DRIVING IN NEUTRAL (a love story about claustrophobia), Sandra is running a blog series titled 75 Days of Phobias featuring many RWA members and romance authors.
Over the last 34 days guests included, RWA members Jenny Schwartz, Lisa Barry, Rachael Johns, Ainslie Paton, Rhyll Biest, Cate Ellink. Keziah Hill, Wendy Curtis, Georgina Penney, Anna Campbell, Kylie Scott, Tracey O’Hara, JM Bray (a dude!), MA Grant, Sarah Mayberry, Sami Lee, Dana Mitchell, Laura Greaves, Lousie Forster, Elizabeth Ellen Carter, and Escape Publishing’ s Managing editor Kate Cuthbert.
Coming guests include, Daniel deLorne (dude no. 2!), Roz Groves, Tina Marie Clark, Susanne Bellamy, Kendall Talbot, Ebony McKenna, Rebekah Turner, Elsa Winckler, Alison Stuart, Amy Andrews, Melanie Milburne, Sarah Belle, Fiona Lowe, Scarlett Dawn and Juanita Kees.
Each post focuses on a phobia, real or one that is real to the guest. It runs for 75 Days, right up to the 1 Sept release date for Sandra’s third novel, the rom com DRIVING IN NEUTRAL, a love story about claustrophobia.
Juliet was a guest on the ARRA blog talking about small town settings, and her Tarrin’s Bay series
Suzi Love was a guest this week and shared her passion for history.
Has a new blog post up – Magical tools for magical writing.
July 18 – Review of ALMOST INVINCIBLE by Suzanne Burdon, the biography of Mary Shelley, author of Frankenstein.
July 21 – MENDING THE SHROUD by J M Bray
writing is like consuming chocolate
Blogs on how a recent movie experience had a profound effect on her writing
spent 10 years as a professional critic and reviewer. Find out the lessons she learned.
Enrico’s Pick Six
Have a great week and happy writing!