La Fille du Maître de Chai is now available in France!

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The French Language edition of THE VINTNER’S DAUGHTER, entitled LA FILLE DU MAÎTRE DE CHAI, is now available at French bookstores and on Amazon France! Thank you so much to Éditions L’Archipel, my French publisher, and to Gregory Messina of … Continued

Historical Novelist Peter Golden on Transforming Real People into Fictional Characters and much more!

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Here’s my latest Writer’s Digest interview with Peter Golden, author of Wherever There Is Light! Peter Golden is an award-winning journalist, novelist, biographer, and historian and the author of Comeback Love. 

My Interview with NYT Bestselling Authors Karen White, Beatriz Williams & Lauren Willig

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Authors and friends Karen White, Beatriz Williams and Lauren Willig have written a beautiful historical novel – together! Read more about The Forgotten Room, and the authors’ collaborative process by clicking here. Enjoy!

Advice from NYT Bestselling Author Jamie Ford

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I’m excited to announce that I’m now a contributor to Brian Klems’ Writer’s Digest Blog entitled “The Writer’s Dig.” In my interviews, I pose five questions to publishing industry pros–including authors, screenwriters, editors, audio book voice actors, book mavens, etc. The goal … Continued

The Vintner’s Daughter Wins Bronze!

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I am honored and thrilled that The Vintner’s Daughter has been awarded the bronze medal for Historical Fiction in the Readers’ Favorite International Book Award Contest! The winners were announced on September 1, 2015. Click here to see the complete list of … Continued

Meet Audiobook Narrator, Writer and Director Tavia Gilbert

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I had the pleasure of meeting Tavia Gilbert at a Darien Library audiobook event in late August. Struck by the beautiful tone of her voice, and her vivacious personality, I was eager to learn more from Tavia about possibly creating … Continued