News & Events


September 1, 2015
Book launch event
Liberty Bay Books
18881 D Front St, POB 1396
Poulsbo, WA 98370
Phone: 360-779-5909 Fax: 360-779-9746
libertybaybooks [at] embarqmail [dot] com

September 12, 2015
Write Here Write Now mini-event
Bainbridge Island Museum of Art
550 Winslow Way E,
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
More information TBA

Oct. 4, 2015
Author Lunch and book signing
Time and details TBA
Beach Books
616 Broadway
Seaside, Oregon 97138
(503) 738-3500

November 6-7, 2015
Write in the Harbor Writers Conference
Gig Harbor, WA

December 10, 2015
Reading and book signing
Morso Wine Bar
9014 Peacock Hill Avenue at North Harborview Drive
Gig Harbor, WA, 98332

Read my guest post on Random Acts of Reading, a blog created by nine booklovers who are also sales reps for Random House Children’s Books. I’m in conversation with Stu, Uncle Sanjay’s beloved dog in SEAGLASS SUMMER.

Watch a lovely Seattle Public Library video about SEAGLASS SUMMER.

SEAGLASS SUMMER was nominated for 2014 Bluestem Award for Illinois. Here’s a beautiful Book Trailer created for the nomination.

Watch this fabulous Video Review of the German translation of HAUNTING JASMINE (DIE BUCHERFLUSTERIN) published by Blanvalet Verlag/Random House Germany.

Watch the Spanish Book Trailer for HAUNTING JASMINE (LA LIBRERIA DE LAS NUEVAS OPORTUNIDADES) published by Random House Mondadori Spain, Chile, Argentina, Mexico, Colombia and Uruguay.

Watch the U.S. Book Trailer for HAUNTING JASMINE

Read my guest blog on Melissa’s Mochas, Mysteries and More blog, including a deleted scene from ENCHANTING LILY.

Read my guest blog on the Writerspace Blogs: Stories of Love and Rescue.

Read Carly Sandifer’s interview with me on the One Wild Word blog.

Read my guest blog on the Goddess Blogs. My topic: Don’t Apologize for Who You Are

Read my interview in the AUTHORNOMICS Interview Series.

Here is my Dear Reader guest column.

When HAUNTING JASMINE was released, I embarked on a fun BLOG TOUR.

Click on these links to see my posts on these wonderful blogs:

BookSlut: An interview with me.

Fresh Fiction Guest post: “Where my ideas really come from.”

Helen’s Book Blog Q&A

My Friend Amy Guest post: “Is writing a solitary occupation?”

Cheryl’s Book NooK Guest post: “Writing Ghosts.”

Savvy Verse & Wit: Guest post: “Anjali Banerjee’s writing space.”

RT Book Reviews Daily Blog Guest post: “The Inside Scoop on the Ghosts of Dead Authors.”

Parking Lot Confessional An interview with me.

Reads4Pleasure An interview with me.

Kaye Penguin Posts Guest post: “Writing a Novel: The Joy of Research.”

Luxury Reading Guest post: “Real places as inspiration for HAUNTING JASMINE.”

Penguin USA AuthorDesk Blog Guest post: “Nurturing Creativity.”

Always With a Book Interview with me.

Sia McKye’s Thoughts…OVER COFFEE Guest post: “Writing with cats.”