New Author & Book Alert: Sarah Adams

I’m so excited when I meet new authors and can introduce them to you! I connected with author Sarah Adams through Instagram recently and, luck us, she’s got a new book coming out soon! Win-win, right? Here’s what you need to know… About Sarah Adams Born and raised in Nashville, TN, Sarah Adams loves herContinue reading “New Author & Book Alert: Sarah Adams”

Books Are Essential

During these strange times of COVID-19 and social distancing, we find ourselves at home and likely with more time on our hands. Many of us have cancelled vacations to locales all over the globe. We can’t visit family, friends, amusement parks, national parks, etc. But, lucky for us…BOOKS ARE ESSENTIAL. While businesses are being labeledContinue reading “Books Are Essential”

Book Covers I’m Loving

I’ve shared before about my tendency to judge a book by its cover. Despite the adage to avoid such practices, I can’t help it. I’d like to say my profession that involves graphic design is at the root of this, but fact of the matter is I’ve been doing it since childhood. I have imprintedContinue reading “Book Covers I’m Loving”

5 Ways to Support an Author’s New Book

First things first… Subscribers to my monthly newsletter, The Little Blue Cottage, had the exclusive chance to win a copy of one of Lindsey P. Brackett’s books. The lucky WINNER is Joan Arning!!! Joan, watch for an email in your inbox! Don’t miss out on other giveaways and exclusive content — subscribe today HERE. WantContinue reading “5 Ways to Support an Author’s New Book”

Author Spotlight: Lindsey P. Brackett

If you’re signed up for The Little Blue Cottage monthly email community, you’ll have the chance to get to know author Lindsey P. Brackett through a fun rapid-fire Q&A interview. I’d like to introduce Lindsey here, too! About the Author Award-winning writer, Lindsey P. Brackett once taught middle grades literature, but now she writes herContinue reading “Author Spotlight: Lindsey P. Brackett”

Bored at Home? Here’s a FREE BOOK!

With all this extra time at home while we practice social distancing, there are certainly a few silver linings — like extra time to read! So, I’m offering my novel, Someplace Familiar, for FREE on Kindle, today through Sunday, March 22! Get for FREE at Amazon Be sure to share with your friends who mayContinue reading “Bored at Home? Here’s a FREE BOOK!”

New Creative Adventure!

There is nothing more I love than creating on just about any level. Today I get to tell you about a new creative adventure I’m beginning! For more than fifteen years, I’ve spent my professional life developing and overseeing communications and marketing for churches and non-profit organizations. It’s truly been of those jobs that IContinue reading “New Creative Adventure!”

The Little Blue Cottage Opens Soon!

Do you love sitting around with friend chatting about books? Does the idea of curling up with a good book and cup of something warm make you smile? I’d like to invite you to come join me at The Little Blue Cottage — OPENING IN ONE WEEK ON NOVEMBER 12!¬† The Little Blue Cottage (LBC)Continue reading “The Little Blue Cottage Opens Soon!”

5 Christmas Novellas to Get You in the Spirit

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas around the book community! Below are five Christmas novellas (or collections of novellas) that have either recently released or release soon — just in time to get you in the Christmas spirit. THE PERFECT CHRISTMAS¬†by Bell Renshaw Will the perfect Christmas be enough to convince Beau thatContinue reading “5 Christmas Novellas to Get You in the Spirit”

You’re Invited!

Long lost friends of this little corner of my world! How the heck are ya? I’m oh so slowly tip-toe’ing into a revival of my author/designer self…much like fall is oooooh sooooo slowly creeping into Texas. For now, I’ve got one simple reason for writing. YOU’RE INVITED to join me on Instagram! I’ve just launchedContinue reading “You’re Invited!”