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Jo Beverley, a Storyteller For All Seasons

 Readers have been devouring Jo Beverley’s bestselling novels for many years.  Her shelves are loaded with RITA trophies, and she was one of Romance Writers of America’s first inductees into the RWA Hall of Fame.  Her stories immerse us in … Continue reading

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Weekend Entertainment For the Stay-At-Homies and Stay-Close-To-Homies

If you’re up for an evening out with your significant horse-, history-, popcorn-loving other, see “War Horse.”  The horse is the star, and you can’t help but love him even if you’re not a horse person.  Finest equine best friend … Continue reading

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Cheryl Pierson On the Writer’s “What If?” Game

  I have something in common with our guest besides a passion for writing.  It’s Pierson—my maiden name.  It’s one of those names you spell out for people because they always want to spell it that other way.  I have … Continue reading

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Two Books and a Movie

I look for some of the same qualities in a movie that I expect in a book—interesting story, engaging dialogue, depth of character—with the added attraction of a great cast.  The Ides Of March has it all, but it was … Continue reading

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Can This Little Book House Be My Next Strictly Feel-Good Project?

Has anyone put up a Little Free Library yet?  Have you seen one in your neck of the woods?  I love love love this idea!  And I SO hope the grandkids and I can make it happen in our neighborhood. … Continue reading

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Where do you get yours? (Movies & books)

  We’re entering the Brave New World.  Well some of us are entering it kicking and screaming.  I decided I wanted to ask people where they rent or purchase their movies and books after I learned my daughter was getting … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday ONE BRAVE COWBOY!

Dusty Book number 42 comes out today! In honor of release day for ONE BRAVE COWBOY, the 6th book in my contemporary Western series, I’ll draw a name from today’s comments for a free book—your choice among the first 5—joyfully … Continue reading

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