Celebrating the spoken word

Readers and writers share a love of the written word. Today’s blog is celebrating the spoken word; when we lift the written words from the page with our voice for others to hear.   For those of you who enjoy … Continued

Christmas in Bannoch

Christmas is next week, so today we are checking in on our friends in Bannoch, Oregon to see how they are planning to spend this Christmas. It should be interesting because for Bunny and her friends in the First Ladies Club Christmas … Continued


I am happy and proud to announce that Book Two in the Bunny Elder series, Vain Pursuits, has been awarded the B.R.A.G. Medallion by the Book Readers Appreciation Group. indieBRAG exists to recognize worthy creations of independent authors and to … Continued

Temptation in Florence book trailer

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Click on the link above to see the book trailer for one of the books included in our Under the Italian Sun Kindle bundle promotion.  This  $.99 limited-time bundle bargain includes my book, Vain Pursuits. THIS BUNDLE WILL NO LONGER … Continued

Returning to the scene of the crime

When this blog is posted, I will be visiting my family in northern Italy. As well as enjoying being with them, I will have the opportunity to revisit many of the locations featured in “Vain Pursuits.” When I stay in … Continued

“Under the Italian Sun” book trailer

Check out the promotional trailer for our book bundle here:  http://goanimate.com/videos/0kVfE6PRFeYk?utm_source=linkshare&utm_medium=linkshare&utm_campaign=usercontent

Vain Pursuits included in summer Italian-themed Kindle Bundle

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Beginning this weekend, an amazing bundle of five full-length novels is being offered on Amazon for only 99 cents.     Along with my Bunny Elder novel, four Italian-themed works by successful authors Candida Martinelli, Maria Grazia Swan, Beate Boeker, … Continued

Vain Pursuits reviewed on Italophile Book Reviews

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It was such an encouraging surprise when my book, Vain Pursuits (Bunny Elder Adventures Book 2) was reviewed by C. Martinelli on her wonderful Italophile website, http://italophilebookreviews.blogspot.com/search/label/Naples The book came to her attention because it takes place in Italy and, … Continued

Vain Pursuits, Book Two in the Bunny Elder Adventure Series

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When we last saw Bunny at the end of Book 1, she was picking up the pieces of her life.  In Book 2 we discover what happens when she accepts her sister’s invitation to come and stay on her Idaho … Continued