News Flash, September 14

Deb Kristina reports that her title has changed back to an earlier version, Real Life and Liars, which comes from a line of dialogue during a critical scene in the novel. She is keeping her epigraph quoting Tolstoy however, because whatever the title, it suits the book so very well. (“All happy families are alike, every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” Leo Tolstoy in Anna Karenina.) Deb…

Sunday, September 14, 2008

News Flash, Sunday August 10 2008

Deb News: Deb Jess is so happy to share a review of Driving Sideways from Book Room Reviews: “I flat out loved this book! Driving Sideways is full of adventure, humor, hope and most of all love. It will make you want to grab your best friend and go for an adventure and experience this wonderful life that we have.” Also, there’s still time to enter to win a signed…

Sunday, August 10, 2008

News Flash for Sunday August 3, 2008

Deb News: After The Debs (minus Gail) finish storming San Francisco they’re off to storm NYC (at least three of them, Deb Jenny, Deb Danielle and Deb Gail) for the Backspace Conference August 7th. Deb Eileen is beyond THRILLED to have her first blurb for her upcoming YA What Would Emma Do? from one of her favorite authors. “Not since Judy Blume’s Margaret introduced herself to God has there been…

Sunday, August 3, 2008

News Flash! Sunday July 6

Deb News Deb Gail received her first review in Publishers Weekly!! In part it says: “In this heartfelt memoir, Baker proves to be both humorous… and compassionate.” For the full review go here! Deb Danielle has also received a review for Falling Under this week, from Romantic Times. “”[A] dark, complex tale of an artist’s agoraphobia, lust and personal demons . . . a very real character readers will care…

Sunday, July 6, 2008

News Flash! May 18 2008

Deb News: Deb Jess Riley‘s Driving Sideways debuts this week! Stay tuned as each deb blogs about Jess and Driving Sideways. Deb Jess will also be presented this week, in what has become a wonderful tradition, at Seize a Daisy on Monday in a post entitled: “Dancing with the Stars at The Debutante Ball.” Also, Jess is profiled in the current issue of MKE Online, on the web and in…

Sunday, May 18, 2008

News Flash! March 30, 2008

Deb News: Deb Jess is thrilled about the recent review Booklist gave Driving Sideways: “Leigh Fielding was diagnosed with kidney disease and recently received a transplant. Since then, she’s been trying all kinds of new things and comes to believe that she’s channeling the donor, Larry. She decides to leave her central Wisconsin home for a road trip to meet Larry’s family and see if he’s anything like the new…

Sunday, March 30, 2008

News Flash! March 2, 2008

Guest Author Series: Check out our Q&A with bestselling author, Jodi Picoult this Tuesday, March 4th. Jodi’s latest book, Change of Heart, appears in stores on Tuesday and we’re thrilled she made us part of her tour, virtually speaking. Also coming to the ball this week is author Katherine Center (Friday March 7) whose wonderful novel The Bright Side of Disaster will be released in paperback April 8th. And if…

Sunday, March 2, 2008

News Flash! February 10, 2008

Deb News: Deb Lisa debuted as a cover girl! This week Lisa Daily was on the cover of Woman’s World, at news stands everywhere. Look for another dating advice book from Deb Lisa Daily in January 2009. Lisa’s humorous dating guide for the over-40 crowd that teaches everything you need to know to get out there, get married, or just get lucky (Sourcebooks) Deb Eileen is pleased to announce Unpredictable…

Sunday, February 10, 2008

Buy Jenny Gardiner’s SLEEPING WITH WARD CLEAVER, by Deb Gail

I am thrilled and honored to launch the first day of the first Deb’s launch, Jenny Gardiner’s SLEEPING WITH WARD CLEAVER. Jenny had a very unconventional road to publication that speaks to her talent and tenacity. She sent me SLEEPING WITH WARD CLEAVER after I’d had one those marital days that made me wonder how I’d ended with the person I’d chosen to spend my life with… I read it…

Monday, February 4, 2008

Buy The Liar’s Diary Today! by The Debs at The Debutante Ball

When The Debs read Karen Dionne’s call-out to help promote the paperback launch of THE LIAR’S DIARY by Patry Francis, who was recently diagnosed with cancer, of course we said YES! As many of you already know, Patry’s wise and beautifully written blog, SIMPLY WAIT, has served as inspiration to many writers and readers, and since her diagnosis she’s been sharing her cancer journey, openly, honestly, unsentimentally. Her prognosis is…

Tuesday, January 29, 2008