Jane Madison Series Optioned by TwinStar

And now, I get to share my big news… The Jane Madison series (GIRL’S GUIDE TO WITCHCRAFT, SORCERY AND THE SINGLE GIRL, and the to-be-released-October-1 MAGIC AND THE MODERN GIRL) have been optioned by TwinStar Entertainment, a Hollywood production company!  TwinStar has reserved the rights to make the Jane Madison novels into a feature film, a made-for-TV movie, or a television series. Those of you familiar with the ways of...

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It’s A Small, Small World

Mark just called me.  He took the subway in to work this morning, and when he got to the station, he sprinted for the train.  He just made it into the car and maneuvered his way toward the pole, so that he could stand and read his book.  A woman was holding onto the pole, already reading. Reading SORCERY AND THE SINGLE GIRL. He said that he didn’t say anything to her, because he worried that would seem creepy.  He...

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New Year, New Look

Two years ago, I did a reading from GIRL’S GUIDE TO WITCHCRAFT for a group of librarians.  The day following the reading, one of the librarians sent me email telling me that she was “disgusted” and “repulsed” by my website, because it used martini glasses to attract young girls to reading my book.  (She then asked me for help getting a job, but that’s another matter…) I was somewhat...

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B&N Podcast

Several weeks ago, I was interviewed for Barnes & Noble’s Meet the Writers podcast series.  I eagerly awaited the posting of the podcast, so that I could share it with all of you, and so that I could confirm just how totally dorky my voice sounds in recording. Alas, B&N revamped their Meet the Writers page, and my podcast was lost, and then it was found again (for one very short afternoon), and then it was lost all over...

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Jane Madison Meets the YA Crowd

So, earlier this week, I was up in New York, on business for the day-job.  On a lunch break, I headed downtown to have lunch with my editor (and, it turns out, two other editors in the Harlequin monolith!)  Amid great company, dining on superb food (gorgonzola hazelnut ravioli in a sage butter sauce!), I received most excellent writing news:  GIRL’S GUIDE TO WITCHCRAFT and SORCERY AND THE SINGLE GIRL are going to be...

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