I’m reading fewer new releases and more non-romance novels. I didn’t get nearly as much reading time as I wanted over the late winter and early spring, but the summer looks better, especially for Big Fat Books. The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith This is the followup to The Cuckoo’s ... more >
Reviews of the Apple Watch have been mixed. It’s a beautiful piece of hardware but what does it really do for you? For some, it does too much and others not enough.* One of the comments I’ve read about the device is that it reduces your dependence on the phone ... more >
As you all know, I’ve been an ambassador for An Ember in the Ashes the past few months. Well, the book is now available! In fact, I reviewed it on Tuesday. To close out release week, Dear Author is hosting Sabaa Tahir on the blog today. Whether or not you think ... more >
Welcome to the Promotional Thread for Authors. What’s this you say? I read quite a few blogs outside the romance blogosphere and many of the big ones have a daily open thread where the commenters drive the bus. The rules for Author Promo Night Open Thread are as follows: The ... more >
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Dear DA Readers: As you know, I’ve been running Dear Author for almost ten years. When I started the blog with Jayne, it was from a very naïve reader point of view. No one is more surprised at the evolution of Dear Author than I am because it had been ... more >