Time to Get Your CAKE On!

Thursday, July 23, 2015

At long last, my amazing friend Amy’s delish debut, THE COINCIDENCE OF COCONUT CAKE, is on shelves. And if you haven’t ordered your copy yet, you’re truly missing out. Here are five reasons you need to order you some CAKE right now. THE TWISTINESS. Oh man, this book is like You’ve Got Mail except a gazillion times better. THE FOOD. This book will make you hungry. Amy’s a fun dinner date — she…

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It’s Summer! Now, Get Reading.

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Karma’s summer reading list: I’m SHOWING rather than TELLING today … 🙂 Books: The Coincidence of Coconut Cake (Amy E. Reichert) In the Unlikely Event (Judy Blume) Pretty Baby (Mary Kubica) Nothing Like Love (Sabrina Ramnanan) Big Little Lies (Liane Moriarty)

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News Flash: Conferences, Pre-orders, and Book signings!

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Congratulations to Amy Mays, Lauren Stacks Yamaoka, and Michelle Westenbroek — winners of FIVE DAYS LEFT, by guest author Julie Lawson Timmer! Check back next Sunday for the winners of FOREVER, INTERRUPTED, and AFTER I DO, by this week’s guest author Taylor Jenkins Reid…   From the 2015 Debs… Colleen Oakley spent Friday and Saturday this week in Norfolk, Va. at SIBA, the conference for the Southern Independent Booksellers Association. It…

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The Making of Coconut Cake

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

I’m giddy to be writing my first Deb post! I’ve written a lot about how I found my agent and publisher, but I’ve never really discussed how my Coconut Cake book came to be. So here’s how it happened. Unlike many writers, I didn’t always want to write for a living, at least not entire books. In fact, there was a point in my life where I vehemently asserted I could not write…

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