I’ve had a number of readers write to me this fall and winter asking why they cannot purchase a copy of my holiday novella, Christmas Angels. Although it’s not currently available, I’m very excited to announce that my current publisher has plans to re-release it! The exact timing of the...

I am beyond thrilled that my new novel, The Heirloom Garden, will launch April 28! As I write in my opening letter, this is a deeply personal novel, and I believe my deepest exploration of how we all have the power to change our lives, despite the circumstances that face us and the ghosts that...

So happy to announce that THE RECIPE BOX is finally out in paperback! If you’ve yet to read the novel, I hope you will pick up a copy as a holiday gift or winter read as it is a perfect read for this season as it pays tribute to food and family,...

I was so happy to have an essay entitled “Grandma’s Slice of Love” appear in the November issue of Reader’s Digest. The essay was about my grandmother, her love of baking and how I learned about our family – and how much she loved me – when we were together...

Since the end of April, when The Summer Cottage launched into this world, I have done nearly 40 events and book clubs. I have toured from Orange County, California, to Cleveland, and crisscrossed the state of Michigan from Dowagiac to Detroit. Moreover, I have chatted with book clubs in...

I do a lot of interviews when I tour for a new novel, but I love the one I did this spring with my favorite Michigan morning show, EightWest. It goes a bit more indepth about not only the novel but also my grandparents and why I write the types...

The Summer Cottage was Michigan’s bestselling novel this summer for three straight months! And it was the state’s #1 bestselling novel – out of all books sold – for two straight months this summer. Moreover, since The Summer Cottage published, it has: -Hit the Great Lakes Independent Booksellers Association...

I am thrilled to welcome New York Times bestselling author, Nancy Thayer – Queen of the Beach Reads – for a conversation in advance of the publication of our latest novels, The Summer Cottage and Nancy’s Surfside Sisters, which publishes July 2. I fell in love with Nancy’s novels decades ago, before I was an author...

So thrilled to receive a glowing review from Library Journal, the publication for America’s libraries and librarians. They wrote: Cozy Cottage has been in Adie Lou's family for generations, and it's always been her happy place. When she's divorced by her cheating husband, she leaves her fancy house and job in...

THE SUMMER COTTAGE was selected by Amazon Books as one of April’s Best Books of the Month in the Heartfelt Fiction category! Thrilled as Amazon selects only a few books a month for their “Best Books” categories, and Heartfelt Fiction is the perfect fit for The Summer Cottage!...