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About Jane Litte

Jane Litte is the founder of Dear Author, a lawyer, and a lover of pencil skirts. She spends her downtime reading romances and writing about them. Her TBR pile is much larger than the one shown in the picture and not as pretty. You can reach Jane by email at jane @ dearauthor dot com

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The Slump Buster

Mark Grace is attributed with coining the phrase “slumpbuster.” He was on the radio show, Jim Rome, when he described it as finding fattest gnarliest chick you can uncover, and you lay the wood to her Grace also refers to… more

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REVIEW: FREE, FREE, FREE Book: Amber Quill Followup

Dear Readers: The nice folks at Amber Quill Press offered two of our readers a free book. To enter the contest, do the following: Send an email to [email protected] Subject line: AmberQuill Contest ((use the link and the subject line… more

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Product Placement in Books

When I first heard of Julia Quinn’s 2nd epilogues, my first thought was “oh no, what are publishers going to do next.” But publishers, who apparently are feeling the bite of falling profits from just publishing books, are constantly looking… more

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Authors Behaving Feloniously Episode #6186

Dear Ms. Hanlon-Tarasov: Next time, I would just cut off his penis. It is much more acceptable and less felonious than chucking a phone book at the dear hubby’s head (no entendre intended). Emily Hanlon-Tarasov, author of the British best-seller… more