Monthly Archives: October 2011

Halloween Treat


Oct. 31: Today, on Kirkus Reviews, The Long Road to Paris is listed on Critic’s Picks. Front Page! You can see the spread and read their review at http://www.kirkusreviews.com Oh, you don’t know what Kirkus Reviews is? Well we didn’t either until we … Continue reading

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Traveling Salesmen


Oct. 25: We thought writing a book was hard. Well, no, actually most of it is fun. The hard part is marketing. It has helped a lot that we received such a good review from Kirkus but we still have … Continue reading

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Sneak Preview Part 3


Oct. 18: I had to delay this last section for several reasons. The most frustrating one is my hard drive crashed. The dreaded blue screen and the message: Fatal systems error. OK, so I am up and running again. Just … Continue reading

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Sneak Preview-Part 2


Oct. 14: Here are the next pages in chapter one of Night Watch. Thanks to all of you who gave us your first sentence and commented on our first pages. We’re waitng for your comments. The last of this chapter … Continue reading

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Sneak Preview


Oct. 12: I am posting the first few pages of our second novel, Night Watch. We would  love your comments and a suggestion for the first sentence. In any novel, the first sentence needs to “hook” the reader. We haven’t … Continue reading

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Boats, book reviews and other stuff


Oct. 7: Time for an update. I posted the review of The Long Road to Paris by Kirkus and we have been basking in the compliments even as we took a short trip on Silver Girl, our Catalina 310. Just one day … Continue reading

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