How Grace Grows Got Its Title

I’m on week 2 of a very fun blog tour. In today’s guest column on One More Page I talk about how I came up with the title Grace Grows. And on Friday, March 1, Grace Grows debuts in the UK! Here’s where I’ve been and where I’m going, in the UK blogosphere: Read more »

Lee Morgan on YouTube

Lee had a gig at the Tin Angel in Philadelphia last week, a songwriters’ circle in which he played a few of the Grace Grows songs. A lovely friend captured the magic and sent us the videos, and they’re up now on our GraceGrowsNovel channel on YouTube: “Her” “This Sign” “Calling” Click here to learn […] Read more »

Join Me for Chat on Goodreads, Jan. 28-30!

I am doing a special, fun event on Goodreads for the next three days, January 28-30. I was invited by the Romance Readers Reading Challenges group to participate in an Ask an Author, Win a Book discussion. I imagine we’ll talk about reading, writing, and books we’ve loved, and at the end of the discussion […] Read more »

Grace Grows is a Musical (Novel)

My daughter said to me the other day that movie musicals are making a come back; she cited Les Miserables and Pitch Perfect. I think she may be right, and it’s not surprising to see this evolution–look at how much people love Glee. Grace Grows is a musical novel. First, of course, it has a companion […] Read more »

We Want to Join Your Club

Lee and I visited our first book club today, and it was wonderful! People not only asked fun questions about Grace Grows, but they shared thoughts about it that made me see the story in new ways. We also had a musical interlude during which Lee played several of Ty’s songs, AND we ate chocolate […] Read more »

Grace Grows Giveaway & Interview

Hi friends, here’s an interview I did on Chick Lit Central, in which I talk about the holidays, my Grace Grows movie dream cast, the stroke I had (2 years ago today, by the way), and resolutions for 2013. Oh, and they’re giving away 5 copies of Grace Grows! Interview and Grace Grows Giveaway Wishing […] Read more »

InkBitten Interview

Here’s an interview I did for the YA blog InkBitten. Great, thoughtful questions. And who knew I’d ever have the opportunity to tell people about my decades-long love affair with Bonne Bell Dr. Pepper Lipsmacker? Shelle’s InkBitten Interview Read more »

In Honor of NaNoWriMo

"As a writer and as a knitter, I sit down and do the work, again and again. Time passes, and with the accumulation of time and words, time and stitches, I have created something complex and unique. I have climbed a mountain." Read more »

Fantastic Review of Grace Grows on BookPage

Yesterday was the official publication day for Grace Grows. It’s now available at online booksellers and in your neighborhood bookstore. I hope you’ll give it a try! If you need encouragement, please read this wonderful BookPage review: AWESOME Grace Grows review on BookPage   Read more »