Tag Archives: A Summer in Europe

Book Club Love

I love book clubs. As a reader, it’s just tremendously fun to have an excuse to get together with friends, chat about stories, drink wine and eat tasty food all night. As an author, it’s nothing short of a huge … Continue reading

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Cover Love and a Giveaway!

Anyone who’s ever talked to me at length about writing fantasies knows that one of my biggest dreams — after being published in the first place — was to have a book of mine translated into a foreign language. Well, it finally happened! … Continue reading

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Literary and Movie Boyfriends

On Facebook, Jennifer Estep had a link to April Lindner’s quiz, Who is Your Literary Boyfriend? I took it, and my literary boyfriend turned out to be Ron Weasley. I’ve liked Ron Weasley since the first Harry Potter book, but … Continue reading

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Marilyn Brant’s Story with Giveaway

Marilyn Brant is a great friend and writer. I loved reading her story, and I know you will, too. It’s also my day for a giveaway, so I’m giving away DOUBLE DIPPING by Marilyn. If the winner has read it … Continue reading

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The Right Time to Let Go (+ Book Giveaway!)

Update: Congrats to Barbara Elness who won the copy of A Summer in Europe! Please email me (MarilynBrant AT Gmail DOT Com) with your address and I’ll send it out to you! I just returned yesterday from a writing retreat — something several … Continue reading

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Irresistible Covers (and giveaway!)

We all have our happy covers. Give me a cover with a dog or a cat on it, and I’m saying “Awwww” before I know anything about the book. If it’s print, I’ll pick it up to read the back … Continue reading

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Entertaining, Significant…or Both?

UPDATE: Congrats to CateS, who won the signed copy of Friday Mornings at Nine! Please email me (MarilynBrant AT Gmail DOT Com) with your address and I’ll send it out to you! Perhaps it’s because my books often straddle more … Continue reading

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A Valentine for My Friends

Some months back, when I first saw the schedule and realized I was going to get to blog during Valentine’s Week, I found myself feeling very appreciative at having ten truly wonderful women on Magical Musings with me — all of whom have … Continue reading

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A Musical Merry Christmas

While I’m not a big fan of shopping during the holidays or busy store parking lots or icy roads, I could happily stay home, drink bottomless cups of cocoa, eat 3,000 calories worth of Christmas cookies and listen to the … Continue reading

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The European Journey Begins

Here, in the States, today is “Black Friday” and shops are bustling with deal-hunting customers. I’m not much of an in-store shopper at any time of year (note how I cleverly avoided admitting how much I buy online, especially at bookstore sites ), … Continue reading

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