Easter Days With Historical Fun

There is an Easter Historical books sale happening on BookFunnel -- it's only for a few days and finished on April 22, and it features only a handful of books, too. There's at least one Regency, a Victorian, Pirates, Vikings, and a Renaissance era, at least. Some interesting covers for sure! Easter Days with Historical

2019-04-17T15:23:14-06:00Saturday, April 20, 2019|Categories: Historical Romance|Tags: , |

#1 Hot New Releases! – Best Sellers in Historical Australian & Oceanian Fiction

#1 Hot New Releases! Best Sellers in Historical Australian & Oceanian Fiction It's lovely seeing that little orange #1 flag pop up on a book on Amazon. Degree of Solitude carried the flag for days and days:   Currently, it is #2 in that categories' hot new releases list, and #12 in the overall category. Even

2019-04-12T14:00:20-06:00Monday, April 15, 2019|Categories: Historical Romance, New Release|Tags: , , |

Change In Facebook Live session times and Ask Me Anything (Really!)

Change In Facebook Live session times and Ask Me Anything (Really!) Tomorrow, I'm switching things up for a bit. I often get emails expressing regret because the Facebook Live sessions are scheduled at a time when readers can't tune in live. As 2pm MDT on a weekday suits the majority of readers, in all time

2019-04-12T13:26:47-06:00Sunday, April 14, 2019|Categories: Historical Romance, Historical Stuff, Housekeeping Note, Upcoming Events|Tags: , |

Military Careers When Soldiers Wore Swords.

Military Careers When Soldiers Wore Swords. We love to adore the red-coated soldiers parading through our historical romances -- just think of Rupert Friend in Pride & Prejudice, or the dashing military friends in Four Feathers. But life in the military wasn't fun. Not even for the officers. Prepare to learn some not so romantic facts about

Equinoctial Arthurian Goodness

Equinoctial Arthurian Goodness Did that title make you blink? The root word for equinoctial is equinox...which is today.  It is the vernal equinox, and from now on, the days will have more sunlight hours than night hours in them. Which is kinda coincidental...but perhaps not. The equinox and solstices play a role in my King

Wash Your Hands, Dammit!

Wash Your Hands, Dammit! It's pretty common and far easier to think of the "Victorian Era" as one unchanging snapshot in time, where the women wore pretty things and the men were all gentlemen and lords. The Victorian era, though, lasted 64 years, from 20 June, 1837 until Queen Victoria's death on 22 January, 1901​.  In

Kings, Over Kings and High Kings…Huh?

Kings, Over Kings and High Kings...Huh? If you've read even a little King Arthur fiction, then you've probably noticed that every second companion and lord in King Arthur's court is a king. Yet they're all bending the knee for Arthur...who is also a king. So how does that work? Is it just more of the

Romance Fantasy Novel Giveaway

Romance Fantasy Novel Giveaway February 7-28 only.   As the title and image says, there's a romantic fantasy giveaway happening on BookFunnel, only for the next three weeks. I don't have a lot of fantasy novels in my portfolio, although a reader pointed out to me just a short while ago that my King Arthur

Massive Romance Giveaway. ONE WEEKEND ONLY. Last Day!

Massive Romance Giveaway. Last Day! This one-weekend-only giveaway ends today. There is a massive (114 books, so far) giveaway happening on BookFunnel right now. It only lasts until Monday, so don't wait. The giveaway includes all sub-genres of romance, and there are no sample chapters or partials -- they're all full books. Jump to the

2019-02-01T08:41:03-06:00Monday, February 4, 2019|Categories: Deals and Discounts, Freebies, Historical Romance|Tags: , , , |

Massive Romance (all sub-genres) Giveaway. ONE WEEKEND ONLY.

Massive Romance (all sub-genres) Giveaway. ONE WEEKEND ONLY.   There is a massive (114 books, so far) giveaway happening on BookFunnel right now. It only lasts until Monday, so don't wait. The giveaway includes all sub-genres of romance, and there are no sample chapters or partials -- they're all full books. Jump to

2019-01-25T07:34:38-06:00Thursday, January 31, 2019|Categories: Deals and Discounts, Freebies, Historical Romance|Tags: , , , |