Tag Archives: Joan Smith

Recent Reading: Romance

June is always a busy month: I scramble to finish as much of my work as I can before my kids are done with school, amidst all their end-of-year activities. This year’s June included travel (followed by days of nasty sinus … Continue reading

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Reunion Reading, or What I Did Instead of RT

I would have loved to go to the RT convention to meet blogger/Twitter/author friends in real life. But I already had an East Coast trip enshrined in my May calendar: my 25th college reunion, to which I had promised to … Continue reading

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Reading with Google

I finished Joan Smith’s Aunt Sophie’s Diamonds [frivolous aside: would a romance writer today dare to have such an unadorned pen name? does “Ruthie Knox” count?]. I enjoyed it, though I thought it worked better as comedy than romance. It hooked me … Continue reading

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