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Dear January, you exceeded my expectations.

Dear January, you exceeded my expectations.

My big, hairy, audacious reading goal for SOME DAY is to read 365 books in a year - one book a day! It has always felt like something that would happen later in life after kids and retirement. When setting goals, I want to make them somewhat realistic for the current...

Elle Tea Reads // 2022 Reading Roundup

Elle Tea Reads // 2022 Reading Roundup

Whew! It's already the second week of January and I'm still recovering from all the amazing reading in 2022. Whatever your goal was last year, or even if you didn't have one, I hope you enjoyed some books last year. My Top 5 Reads from 2022: The Storyteller by Dave...

Preorder Samantha by W.B. Ford TODAY!

Preorder Samantha by W.B. Ford TODAY!

“The untrained person playing psychiatrist is as dangerous as a child playing with a blow torch.”QUOTE FROM SAMANTHA BY W.B. FORD Samantha is the 4th book in the Max Collier modern retelling series under the pseudonym W.B. Ford. These books are always an adventure and...

Lauren’s 12 Days of Christmas Sale

Lauren’s 12 Days of Christmas Sale

Introducing my version of the 12 Days of Christmas! Whether you’ve been waiting for the right time to buy, need a new book, or you have a reader in your family, now is the perfect time to get a copy of a Lauren Tyler original or a W.B. Ford modern retelling. Starting...

Hello, NaNoWriMo!

Hello, NaNoWriMo!

[Full disclaimer - I'm repurposing this post from years ago because I think the information in still relevant] It’s November 1st — the first official day of NaNoWriMo and you don’t have an idea. Empty page, cursor idling and haunting, as the minutes ticked on. In the...

NEW BOOK ANNOUNCEMENT!

NEW BOOK ANNOUNCEMENT!

Austen by Lauren Tyler available 11/8/2022 cover design by Fusion Creative ✨ FOUR WEEKS ✨until Austen is available on Kindle at midnight. It was a business recipe that had to be carefully measured out. A splash of teenage crush to keep him coming back for more, a dash...