Giveaway at Read-A-Romance blog

Hey all!

Over at the Read-A-Romance blog, I’m giving away four signed copies of SUDDENLY ONE SUMMER. (Three for U.S. residents and one for international readers.) Plus, find out how I started writing romance and learn about a moment in which I felt true joy. I think it’ll surprise you. 😉

Check it out and enter to win here.

Chicago area signing/reader event

Are you in the Chicago area? Next Saturday (Aug 15) I’ll be one of several authors signing books and hanging out with readers at a “Romance Open House” event at the Schaumburg Library. (Details in the image below.)

Registration is encouraged for the event at:, but drop-in guests are welcome, too! Hope to see many of you there!

JOR open house

Giveaway winners

Thanks to everyone who turned out for the giveaway! The winners of the two signed trade paperback copies of IT HAPPENED ONE WEDDING are: Melinda London and Melisa Safchinsky. Congrats, ladies! Please email your snail-mail address to: