Yesterday I was in Woodstock GA where I visited the lovely Foxtale Book Shoppe. (click on each picture to see it full scale.)    


I quit ringing in the New Year a long time ago. I honestly can’t recall the last time I was up to see the ball drop in Times Square, or to even watch the acorn drop in downtown Raleigh. This year I went to bed


THE FORGIVING KIND by Donna Everhart
“Reminiscent of the novels of Lee Smith, Kaye Gibbons, and Sandra Dallas, Everhart builds a firm sense of place, portraying the tiredness and hope of a dry southern summer and voicing strong southern women.”  Booklist on THE FORGIVING KIND I was in the kitchen baking cookies


When I was doing the event hosted by Main Street Books the other day, a reader told me how one small bit of incorrect information in a story she’d read some time ago had really bothered her. (not in one of my books – phew!) It


This week, along with the Chapter 3 post, I have revealed the cover for THE FORGIVING KIND.  I was going to wait a little longer until I discovered that it was already out on the web in a few spots. Many of you know, an


Hello all! Welcome back to First Sentence Fridays!  I’m excited I’m doing this again for the third book, THE FORGIVING KIND. In case you missed it, last week I explained if it seems like we’re getting started early, that’s because: The book has more chapters,


I read and review for the New York Journal of Books.  Recently I requested TREEBORNE by Caleb Johnson.  It released today, and in conjunction with that, here is a link to my review.  


Yes, it’s true! First Sentence Fridays start for my third book, THE FORGIVING KIND on June 8th – that’s only one week away!  If this seems early, it is to some degree.  First of all, the book is bigger than my first two, with thirty-four



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