I’m delighted to announce that Etiquette & Espionage debuted at #9 on the New York Times Hard Back Young Adult Bestseller List! I know who did this, you Gentle Reader. Thank you so much! And yes, this is my first time cracking top 10! I feel euphoric. I celebrated with tea and truffles.
Tomorrow, Saturday Feb. 16, I’ll be in Sacramento & Davis!
1:30 pm Steampunk Emporium & Swap Meet (1250 Howe Avenue, suite 3A, Sacramento, CA 95825) Signing
4 pm The Avid Reader (617 2nd St. Davis, CA 95616) Signing and Q&A
I hope to see some of you there.
GAIL’S DAILY DOSE
Your Moment of Parasol . . .
1923 The Philadelphia Museum of Art
Your Infusion of Cute . . .
Your Tisane of Smart . . .
iHome Portable Speaker
Your Writerly Tinctures . . .
The Most Important Qualities in Best Selling Authors
PROJECT ROUND UP
Prudence ~ The Parasol Protectorate Abroad Book the First:
Curtsies & Conspiracies ~ The Finishing School Book the Second: Title changed. Release date November 2013. Await ARCs.
Manga ~ Soulless Vol. 2: (AKA Changeless) Out now!
Etiquette & Espionage ~ Finishing School Book the First: Release date OUT NOW Tour events in progress!
BIG FAT SPOILER ALERT on the Parasol Protectorate series! Really, DON’T READ THE BLURB ON AMAZON if you haven’t read the other books first!
The Omnibus hardback editions are limited run through the SciFi Bookclub only.
The manga editions, both now available in print.
Most short stories available in ebook form world wide!
The first Finishing School book ~ OUT NOW
Etiquette & Espionage Japanese
Quote of the Day:
“Whence have we Lead? It abounds most in England: the best mines are in Cornwall, Devonshire, Derbyshire, Northumberland, and Durham. Cumberland has a mine of the best black lead for pencils. This mineral is quite different from lead, and is called Plumbago.”
~ Mangnall’s Questions, 1830