Part Two – Getting the Phone call, gathering my posse, travel, etc. by Valerie Bowman + Giveaway
This week I’m celebrating the release of the third historical romance novel in my Secret Brides trilogy with the tale of how I ended up on the reality TV show, Say Yes to the Dress, Atlanta. Yesterday, I was at Beyond Her Book talking about how I applied and was selected for the show. Today’s post is all about how I had to talk a few people into coming with me to Atlanta!
He’s Just Not That Into You: The Historical Version by Valerie Bowman
You may recall a few years back, a book that caused quite a hub bub. The book was titled, He’s Just Not that Into You. Based on an episode of the wildly popular HBO show, Sex and the City, the book caused such an uproar among the ladies who read it, that a film was soon commissioned.
I admit it. I saw the episode of Sex and the City. Then I read the book. Then saw the movie. Yes, I was that into the concept. It was absolutely maddening in its simplicity yet fascinating in its compelling layers at the same time. Read more
Guest Post – Secrets of A Wedding Night, Gretna Green & all that by Valerie Bowman
Ooh, let’s talk about one of my very favorite subjects. Hot historical romance heroes! If I’m reading romance, it’s almost sure to be a historical so I have quite a long list of these fine fellows in my head.
You know how some couples have a list of famous people they’re allowed to sleep with if the opportunity every presents itself? Yes, well, for me, they’re all fictional. Sigh. Greatly reducing my already miniscule chances of having an illicit affair with one of them.
Here are my top five. Read more
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