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Cool Book Nomination!

Hi, readers! I’m so excited because Directions of the Heart, my romantic drama collection, was just nominated for the 2017 Readers Choice Awards! Please vote for it at www.tckpublishing.com/readers-choice-voting. You can find DoH listed in #7, the Romance Category. Scroll down the page to find the book cover. Feel free to skip through to get to… Continue reading Cool Book Nomination!

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Vote For A Romance Cover!

Hi, readers! I just wanted to stop in and announce that two of my books were entered in the big cover contest on Authors Database. Yay! When you get a chance, you can check it out and vote for the one you like. Upon Your Love, book three of the Heiresses in Love Series, which… Continue reading Vote For A Romance Cover!

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63 FREE Romance Books!!

Hi, readers! I wanted to pop in here today to let you know about a very cool, mega giveaway going on over at the Writing in the Modern Age blog this week. Among other genres, 63 romance novels are available.All you have to do to enter the contest is comment on the thread with all… Continue reading 63 FREE Romance Books!!

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New Release Feature: Directions of the Heart by Marie Lavender

I am pleased to announce a great book release by well, yours truly! My modern romantic drama collection, Directions of the Heart, officially released this week! Yay! Awesome! When a new book comes out, it’s always an exciting time for an author! I am thrilled to show Directions of the Heart to readers today. ♥… Continue reading New Release Feature: Directions of the Heart by Marie Lavender

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FREE Book: The Missing Piece by yours truly

I am pleased to announce a cool book offer by, that's right...me! A new adult romance, The Missing Piece, is FREE via a short Q&A contest on The Romance Reviews only today! How exciting! 🙂 These free offers are awesome for both authors and readers because we get to meet lots of new people! The… Continue reading FREE Book: The Missing Piece by yours truly

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Book Lovers Tag

Here’s a fun post for all. This is a Book Lovers Tag challenge. I came across this great tag over at D.G. Kaye Writer’s blog, where she invited anyone to join in. I thought it would be exciting to jump into the challenge, as besides being an author, I love reading romance novels (hence the blog's… Continue reading Book Lovers Tag

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Mega Cool Review for UYL — 5 Stars!

So, I am bursting to give you this news! I just stumbled across this awesome five star review for Upon Your Love, a historical romance/family saga novel and book three of the Heiresses in Love Series. This is what the reviewer said on Amazon: "I always thought historical romances were boring, but I was wrong!!!,… Continue reading Mega Cool Review for UYL — 5 Stars!

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Double Reviews for THE MISSING PIECE!

As most of you know, I released this new adult romance short story in February. It originally appeared in the Valentine's anthology, Cupid's Arrow, for Solstice Publishing, but the publisher decided to release it on its own as well. Here are two great recent reviews: Kiss of Love, June 4, 2017 By Linda Diane Wattley… Continue reading Double Reviews for THE MISSING PIECE!

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Five Amazing Stars for UYL!

Thanks, David, for your awesome commentary about Upon Your Love, book three of the Heiresses in Love Series! By David Burnett on May 17, 2017 Format: Kindle Edition Marie Lavender's books revolve around strong female characters who find themselves struggling to attain their goals in spite of opposition from the social conventions of their times… Continue reading Five Amazing Stars for UYL!

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A Short But Sweet 5 Stars!

Awesome news! I just stumbled across a great review for one of my books on Amazon. On March 20th, Azia had some wonderful things to say about short contemporary romance, Second Chance Heart: "A great short Romance story. I really enjoyed reading this one. Looking forward to reading many more by this author! :)" Wow!… Continue reading A Short But Sweet 5 Stars!