Jan's Paperbacks, my local bookstore. It's so important that we support small businesses, especially bookstores.
Plus, Debbie makes cookies. And Jessa Slade made salted caramel brownies. No joke, our bait was out in force!
The devoted customers at Jan's also make a point to support local authors. It's lovely to get to connect to readers on that level.
Our booksigning behind the scenes gossip? Terri Reed just finished her 28th book for Love Inspired. Jessa Slade has a not-so-secret holiday book out. Maggie Jamieson just finished a secret project we all have high hopes for. Linda Mercury got the cover for her third book with Kensington. Gina Fluharty is waiting to hear back on requests for her high-concept paranormal. Christy Carlyle is THE person to go to for all design needs, especially bookmarks, blog headers & bookcovers. Nancy Brophy may hunt me down to get her tablecloth back. AND...
So many people responded to the Drive Me Crazy free offer from Samhain, they're ending the promotion early. So, if you still have your code and haven't downloaded it yet...do it before Cyber Monday.