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Spotlight on historical fiction and mystery author Victoria Blake

Spotlight on historical fiction and mystery author Victoria Blake

It is a special treat for me to kick off the 2018 edition of ‘Spotlight on…’ by featuring Victoria Blake, an author I greatly admire. Her historical fiction novel Titian’s Boatman was my favorite read of 2017. (Many thanks to TripFiction for asking me to review it!) I also enjoyed her crime fiction mystery Jumping the Cracks, and look forward to reading the rest of the Sam Falconer series. She is the author of eight books spanning the mystery, historical fiction…

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Spotlight On…

Spotlight On…

It is an honor to welcome so many talented authors and bloggers to my website! Here you will find links to the interviews and articles I have been lucky enough to feature on my blog.   Spotlight on contemporary fiction author Eva Pasco       Travel By Book to Africa and the Middle East         Spotlight on Mystery author Daniella Bernett         Interview with M.P. Tonnesen: Desert Skies, Rebel Souls Blog Tour    …

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Spotlight on contemporary fiction author Eva Pasco

Spotlight on contemporary fiction author Eva Pasco

Eva Pasco is an Indie author I’ve had the pleasure of knowing since I joined Facebook. She’s supportive, generous with her time, and a great author to boot! I am thrilled she is also a member of Travel By Book. I hope you enjoy learning more about her books, favorite reads, and addiction to fragrance. Happy Holidays, everyone!   Please tell me a little bit about yourself, your books and writing career. Jennifer, thank you for the invitation to feature…

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Guest on Yvonne Mason​’s live radio show, Off The Chain

Guest on Yvonne Mason​’s live radio show, Off The Chain

I can’t wait to chat with Yvonne Mason​ during her live radio show, Off The Chain, this Wednesday! On December 20th from 8-9 p.m. EST, I will be her guest. The call in number is (516) 387-1756. [That’s 2-3 a.m. in Amsterdam. I’ll probably be a bit giddy 🙂 ] You can listen along live here. Or later via Yvonne’s MixCloud archive. If you listen, please let me know what you think! Have a great week.

The Lover’s Portrait: An Art Mystery wins Silver in RBRT 2017 Awards

The Lover’s Portrait: An Art Mystery wins Silver in RBRT 2017 Awards

I am honored beyond belief to see The Lover’s Portrait: An Art Mystery came in second in the RBRT Awards Mystery category! Thank you all for your votes – I REALLY appreciate it! Big hug to each and every one of you 🙂 Rosie Amber​ is a star for organizing these awards! The entire Rosie’s Book Review Team deserves a big hug for all their wonderful reviews and spreading the word about the books they enjoyed. And of course, the…

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Guest Column in December issue of Indie Authors Monthly

Guest Column in December issue of Indie Authors Monthly

I’m excited to see an article I wrote about why I love reviews (even the less than great ones) in the December issue of Indie Authors Monthly! You can read it here for free (and without signing up for anything). Scroll down to the December issue. You should see an arrow on the right that allows you to flip the pages. Happy reading!   Authors also featured in the December issue are: R.L. Jackson, Erica Graham, Carole P. Roman, Mary…

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Books in My Handbag

Books in My Handbag

Many thanks to Jessie Cahalin for including my novels in her fabulous Books in My Handbag gallery! As she writes, “every single composition sets the scene and tells a story. There are themes such as mystery, escapism, adventure and romance. The images demonstrate the fact that authors are fun story-tellers who absolutely adore a creative challenge!” Check out the hundreds of photographs on her blog. I’m also pleased to see the release of The Lover’s Portrait audiobook is mentioned on…

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Rituals of the Dead: An Artifact Mystery out in March 2018

Rituals of the Dead: An Artifact Mystery out in March 2018

I am thrilled to announce my third mystery will be released in March 2018! Rituals of the Dead: An Artifact Mystery has been a joy to write. It combines my love for anthropology, history, artifacts and Amsterdam into one novel. 🙂  Beta readers are also excited about it, one wrote back: ‘Excellent story, interesting twists. I really love The Lover’s Portrait but Rituals of the Dead is a step up.’ Be sure and read The Lover’s Portrait and Down and Out…

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The Lover’s Portrait is a finalist in Rosie’s Book Review Team 2017 Awards

The Lover’s Portrait is a finalist in Rosie’s Book Review Team 2017 Awards

The Lover’s Portrait: An Art Mystery is 1 of 5 finalists in The Rosie’s Book Review Team 2017 Awards! I am honored beyond belief. The RBRT reviews hundreds of books each year. To be 1 of their top 5 already makes my art mystery a winner, in my mind  However, it would be wonderful to actually win! If you enjoyed The Lover’s Portrait, would you take a moment to vote for it (in the Mystery category)? THANK YOU!!    …

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