#pinkspines campaign

As you know, October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. What you might not know is that the heroine in my September release, THE WONDER OF NOW, is a breast cancer survivor. As such, I've joined forces with BookSparks to raise money for The Breast Cancer Research...

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Some “backstory” on my new release!

Although I originally wrote this post for a release-week blog tour set up by my publisher, I think it deserves to be posted on my own blog, too--so enjoy! Throughout my career, I’ve loved the challenge of redeeming a character that might be hard to like, much less...

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Something New!

To this point in my career, I've been what's known as a traditionally published author. This means I secured a literary agent (a super one, at that!) and then she secured publishing contracts for my work. Each book has gone through my publisher's editorial team. Each...

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When I Was Brave–A Thanksgiving Past

Thanksgiving has long been my favorite holiday because there is nothing better than sitting down to a fabulous meal with my favorite people. This year, our family enjoyed a quiet holiday with only my mother and brother at our table (typically we are all in...

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What excites me… trying to come up with new twists on favorite romance tropes so the reader isn't getting a story he or she feels like they've already read a dozen times before. Today is the launch of my new series, the Sanctuary Sound novels. This series revolves around three...

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Friendship, Trauma, and Happy Ever Afters

Next month I launch the Sanctuary Sound novels, a heartwarming series flush with romance, hope, and the unbreakable spirit of true friendship. It centers on three women who were the best of friends…until life made other plans. Now in their thirties, Steffi, Claire,...

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Updates and Giveaways!

It's been quite some time since I've posted a blog. I apologize for the neglect. All I can say is that this has been an extremely busy spring in the Beck household. Between my deadlines, my Romance Writers of America board service, and college visits for my high...

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Win 35 Romantic Women’s Fiction Books and an Ereader!

I see it's been a while since I've posted anything. Suffice to say, it's been a crazy few months. I've got three books coming out this year, so I'm caught in an endless stream of deadlines, workshops, and RWA board obligations while trying to raise two teens! I hope...

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Starting the New Year with a Goodreads Giveaway!

I've been away from the blog since Thanksgiving. It's been a very busy holiday season here at the Beck house. We got ourselves a new puppy--Big Mo--whose been taking up a lot of my time. He's a "Zuchon" (part Shih Tzu, part Bichon Frise) and adorable! We also enjoyed...

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Not Now, I’m Busy!

Do you, like me, find yourself barking the words of this post title too often? This month I've told myself I had good reason. During the past three weeks, I've traveled to Pittsburgh to visit family, been to Denver on Romance Writers of America board business (where I...

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Katherine hails from the "Great State of Texas." She's a true southern girl who waves at neighbors, says hi to strangers, and greets everyone with a smile. Like any genuine Texan belle, she loves good food, college football, and all things pretty.

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