Monthly Archives: November 2012

Blog Hop – Alison Grey

First, thank you to my publisher for letting me use their blog since I don’t have one of my own yet. I’ve been tagged by fellow author Jae for the 23rd week of The Next Big Thing Blog Hop. The … Continue reading

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Excerpt from “Gingerbread Hearts”

The first Christmas markets in Germany have opened. A good reason to present an excerpt of our Christmas Anthology Gingerbread Hearts. For today we’ve chosen an excerpt of It’s in the Pudding by Emma Weimann. Here’s the blurb for you: … Continue reading

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Gingerbread Hearts / New Release

We’re happy to announce that our Christmas anthology Gingerbread Hearts: Six Lesbian Christmas Stories has been published just in time for the start of the holiday season. It’s now available in e-book format at Amazon and Smashwords. We put together a … Continue reading

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Show, don’t tell

We mentioned before that we’re going to blog about the reasons why we reject manuscripts. At the start of our series of blog posts, let’s talk about the most common reason for rejecting manuscripts: The author told the story instead of … Continue reading

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Our first paperback is out!

Publishing e-books is fun. There’s no question. And we love publishing e-books. But then there’s the other kind of books. The one you read under the blanket as a child, the one that has this certain smell always associated with … Continue reading

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The top 12 reasons manuscripts are rejected

In our first year of business, we received more than a dozen manuscripts. We had to reject ninety percent of them—mostly for the same reasons. Here are the top twelve reasons manuscripts are rejected: The author is telling instead of … Continue reading

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Excerpt from “Something in the Wine”

In my newest novel, Something in the Wine, straight accountant Annie is tricked into going on a blind date by her brother Jake. When Annie finds out Jake’s supposedly male friend Drew is really a lesbian, she and Drew start … Continue reading

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