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The Writing Life! (#3)

It’s November already—one week since I pulled an all-nighter and handed in a manuscript I had to wrestle into submission, and a couple of days post Halloween! Not to mention—my birthday!!

I used to have the best birthdays when I was a kid—combination Halloween/Birthday parties. read more…

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More Fun During Release Month For Highland Promise

HIGHLAND PROMISE is the first book in my historical romance series, THE SONS OF GREGOR MACLEOD, starring five Highland lairds, who were fostered together as brothers. Darach, Lachlan, Callum, Gavin, and Kerr fight for their clans, for each other, and for their own...

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When It Finally Becomes Real!

This is release week for Highland Promise, my first traditionally-published book, and I'm so excited. I was asked how I would celebrate, and all I can say is this...there will be Bellinis. Several of them. And clinking of raised glasses. Maybe a teary speech and lots...

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Five Top Scottish Romances According to Alyson

The Ever After Romance blog hosted me recently and asked me what my five top Highlander romances were. These are some of my all-time favorites. If you've not read any of these books, I can highly recommend them, as they're wonderful. The Secret—Julie Garwood When I...

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Release Day Excerpt!

Release day for Highland Promise is here!! I'm so excited, and can't wait to see what readers have to say about the book. Below is an excerpt from Highland Promise. I hope you enjoy it and run out to buy the book right away! “Do you think a lass like you with a horse...

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The Writing Life! (#1)

Hi everyone, I'm so excited about sending out my first newsletter, I wanted to share some of it here as well. If you want to read my newsletters in full, you'll have to subscribe!  It was thrilling to send an email introducing my books to readers—including a new scene...

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Highland Promise

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Highland Conquest

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Highland Betrayal

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How To Outplay A Player

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