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Winners of the Jill Mansell Book

Last week’s first sale featured Jill Mansell. Sourcebooks donated three copies of “Rumor Has It”.   The winners are: Susan Reader Laura B Kara Susan Reader and Laura B, please email me: jane at with your snail mail address. Thanks!

If You Like … Stories with Good Mothers

If You Like … Stories with Good Mothers

Robin had a great piece about the prevalence of bad mothers in the romance genre, but there are romances that celebrate the influence of great mothers.   The first that comes to mind for me is Violet Bridgerton, the grand dame… more