The Halifax Hellions Are Leaving My Newsletter . . . and Arriving in Stores!
7 November 2023
It's official: the Halifax Hellions novellas have been acquired by St. Martin's Press! As of November 30, 2023, the Hellions will no longer be available to download through my newsletter. They're currently available for preorder and will release as e-books on February 6, 2024. A paperback volume containing all three novellas will release in 2025. I'm over the moon to have the Hellions in print in the not-too-distant future!
Ne'er Duke Well Is Available to Preorder!
12 September 2023
Exciting update! My debut novel, Ne'er Duke Well, is available for preorder! Deanna Raybourn, author of the Veronica Speedwell series, calls it "a delightful, quicksilver romp with unforgettable characters that readers will be rooting for from start to finish." And India Holton, of Dangerous Damsels fame, says, "I want to run around waving it at people, saying 'read this now!'" I can't wait for you all to meet my sunshine-y Duke of Chaos and his unpredictable matchmaker on July 23, 2024. Read an excerpt here.
The Final Halifax Hellions Novella Is Now Available!
21 August 2023
I'm so excited to share the third Halifax Hellions novella with you! In Which Winnie Halifax Is Utterly Ruined tells the story of Winnie, a prickly sheep farmer who invents a husband in order to secure her independence. Ten years later, the made-up Mr. Spencer Halifax turns out to be very real (and very astounded to find himself falling in love with his counterfeit countess). Sign up for my newsletter to read Winnie and Spencer's story right now!
Bookstore Romance Day at Blue Cypress Books
19 August 2023
I was lucky enough to get to do a Steamy Storytime event at my beloved local indie, Blue Cypress Books, for Bookstore Romance Day. After a full day of delightful romance fun and goodies at the shop, I read from my forthcoming novel, Ne'er Duke Well, had a live cover reveal, and chatted romance with an amazing crowd. And if you're interested in a signed copy and preorder goodies, you can preorder Ne'er Duke Well at Blue Cypress right now!
Talking Flowers from the Storm on the Romance Your TBR Podcast
2 June 2023
I had a blast earlier this month talking about my very favorite novel, Flowers from the Storm by Laura Kinsale, on the hilarious Romance Your TBR podcast. Click to hear my enormous enthusiasm for this wonderful book, along with lots of behind-the-scenes info about the Halifax Hellions novellas and my forthcoming debut novel, Ne'er Duke Well (St. Martin's Press, 2024).
Margo Halifax and The Swoon Awards + Halifax Hellions 3 Sneak Peek
8 March 2023
I'm beyond delighted to report that In Which Margo Halifax Earns Her Shocking Reputation took third place in the Swoon Awards categories for best romance novella and best romance debut of 2022. Thank you all so much to those who read, reviewed, and voted for Margo Halifax!
To celebrate, I'm offering a little sneak peek of the third Halifax Hellions novella: In Which Winnie Halifax Is Utterly Ruined. Cover and release date to come!
A New Free Novella Is Now Available
23 January 2023
Today's the day! Book 2 of the Halifax Hellions series—In Which Matilda Halifax Learns the Value of Restraint—is now available. This novella tells the story of a hellion with a heart of gold who accidentally sells erotic drawings of a broody, reclusive marquess. (Oops!) Throw in a fake elopement, a grumpy cat, and a wintry road trip to Northumberland, and you've got the makings for total disaster—and also for a very sexy, extra-romantic love story. And best of all? It's free! Just sign up for my newsletter and Matilda Halifax will appear right in your inbox.
Three Regency Rom-coms Coming!
Free Steamy Road-Trip Novella Available
19 September 2022
Y'all, I hope you love this novella, In Which Margo Halifax Earns Her Shocking Reputation, the first in a series about London's most scandalous debutantes and the poor doomed saps who fall in love with them. It's a very sexy, very swoony romp about a bold, outrageous heroine and the buttoned-up solicitor who's loved her for seven years. This is my love letter to the starchy one getting unstarched, and if that appeals, all you need to do is sign up for my newsletter and get this story right in your inbox.
BookEnds New Client Interview
8 August 2022
I am beyond thrilled to work with Jessica Alvarez at BookEnds. Jessica is an experienced agent who specializes in historical romance, and I'm still shocked to my core that she wanted to represent my book. I had fun completing BookEnds' new client interview, and I'd love it if you'd check it out. If you have any questions about the querying process, come chat with me on socials!