A Lesson on Titles (or how to NOT pitch the worst title EVER)

Friday, November 18, 2016

You know how they say location is everything for a business? Location, location, location? Well, a good title is EVERYTHING for a good book. Never let anyone tell you different. Back in 2012, when I first wrote ALLEGEDLY, I had no idea what I wanted my title to be. I also didn’t care too much about it. I assumed people folk to the book because it’s a good story. (Feel…


JULIE HYZY Talks Research and Puts Us on the Watch List + GIVEAWAY!

Saturday, January 25, 2014

Today we’re excited to have mystery writer Julie Hyzy on The Debutante Ball! A relentless snoop and mystery seeker since childhood, Julie Hyzy gets to play detective by writing amateur sleuth adventures. She’s thrilled to have won the Anthony, Barry, Lovey, and Derringer Awards, and still can’t believe that she has “New York Times Bestselling Author” across the front of her books. Julie writes the White House Chef Mysteries and…