The Hemingwrite – I want it!

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Do I really need another gadget? A few days ago, a German article about a new device for distracted writers caught my interest. It was about the Hemingwrite. When I saw the accompanying picture, I immediately thought of my childhood when I played with … Keep reading here

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New Release – Grumpy Poltergeist

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I know you’ve been waiting… Are you ready for the next book of the “Do you spook German?” series? Then wait no longer, because Grumpy Poltergeist is finally here! “Should I call the fire department? An ambulance?” Kyla asked. Chris … Keep reading here

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No Air-Conditioning? 10 Tips on How Germans Survive the Summer Heat

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Your air-conditioning went out and you’re stuck dealing with the sweltering summer heat until the repairman fixes your AC. What can you do to keep cool in the meantime? Let’s look to Germany for answers, where high temperatures and humidity can make … Keep reading here

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Follow Your Dream and Write Your Own Novel

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Most book lovers often dream to write their own novel one day, but only a few will take on the task of actually writing down their stories. Why is that? Often people ask me what I’m working on when they see me dragging my … Keep reading here

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Book Review: Lynn Kurland’s Roses in the Moonlight

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I’m a big fan of time travel romances and bought this book when it came out last year. Life happened and I got wrapped up in a project, so I just now finished the book. I know…. I truly enjoyed … Keep reading here

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Should I Self-Publish my Novel?

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So you’ve finally finished and polished your manuscript of your first novel. What’s next? How do you publish it? How can people get a copy of your precious labor of love? You’ve heard that self-publishing your books is the current … Keep reading here

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Releasing Today – Dreams of Lilacs by Lynn Kurland

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I’m excited, and so should you be. My favorite author, Lynn Kurland, is releasing her newest romance novel Dreams of Lilac today. Her books are fun, engaging, and full of ghosties, timetravel, or neither one (but just as good). I love … Keep reading here

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A New Direction for this Blog…

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… and anything else that goes with it. For a while now I’ve been racking my brain about how I can make my author website fun and engaging for visitors. Right now, it just looks like – well, a regular … Keep reading here

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Free Giveaway: Signed Paperback Copies of The Heidelberg Ghost and Menschenring

Quick Announcement I’m holding 2 free giveaways at Goodreads this weekend for 3 signed paperback copies of each of the following books: The Heidelberg Ghost and The German Edition of Human Circle: Menschenring Since the new editions have different covers, this … Keep reading here

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Sneak Peek – Grumpy Poltergeist

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To all my lovely fans: I know you’ve been waiting, so I won’t keep you in the dark for much longer. Many of you have asked me when the next book of the Do you spook German? series will be finished. … Keep reading here

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