More Blog Touring, and Bits and Pieces

Some more reviews from Amy at Passages to the Past, Margaret at Historical Novels, and Grace’s Book Blog. And Margaret is also interviewing me over here. On a non-me-related note, I finished reading Robert Hutchison’s The House of Treason this …

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More Blog Tourin’

A couple of reviews today by Lilly at Reading Extravaganza and S. Krishna. Thanks, folks! March was a rather dismal month for amusing search terms on my website–most were straightforward and sensible. However, these are two web surfers who might …

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Blog Tour and a Giveaway!

Over the next few days, I’ll be doing a blog tour for The Traitor’s Wife, so this blog will be a little quiet since you’ll be getting so much of me elsewhere. (Boswell says you can never have enough of …

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No Foolin’; It’s Out on April 1!

The ladies over at Historical Tapestry are hosting a guest post by me to mark the re-release by Sourcebooks of The Traitor’s Wife. Stop by and say howdy! (You’ll be seeing more on me in the blogsphere in days to …

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400 Posts, a Pretty New Cover, and a Tombstone

I just noticed that my last post was my 400th post! Happy 400th post to me! Also, I was excited to see that the pretty new cover for Hugh and Bess is now on Amazon. (Naturally, you might ask: “Where’s …

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Snippet Time!

I’m inserting footnotes into an article I’m doing about the Woodville siblings, which is such a time-consuming and tedious process that it hasn’t left me much time for blogging this week. (Next time, I’m just going to say, “Because I …

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Guest Post

The lovely ladies at Historical Tapestry have allowed me to do a guest post on “Why I Love Writing About Women Whose Husbands Die Horrible Deaths.” Check it out!

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A Pleasant Amazon Surprise, and an Advisory

As some of you may know, my first novel, The Traitor’s Wife: A Novel of the Reign of Edward II, has been bought by Sourcebooks and is being reissued next year. Anyway, I was surfing the Internet tonight and discovered …

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Well, Dog My Cats, as We Say Down South

Announcing 2008 Independent Publisher Book Awards Results12th Annual IPPY Awards to be presented in Los Angeles on May 30th ****** 11. Historical/Military FictionGold: The Traitor’s Wife: A Novel of the Reign of Edward II, by Susan Higginbotham (iUniverse)Silver (tie): Trail …

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Saturday Night’s All Right for Back Patting

I was pleased to hear this morning that The Traitor’s Wife has been named as a semifinalist in the 2008 Independent Publisher Book Awards‘ historical/military fiction category. Results will be announced on May 23, 2008. OK, back pat over. Anyway, …

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