Today Little Brown launched two very exciting things. The Finishing School tumbler feed blog
. That includes sample material, as well as DVD extras about the Academy, forthcoming lessons, and . . .
a rule, I'm a little nervous about book trailers, but I'm quite chuffed
with this one. It's rather adorable and has a kind of Edward Gorey
(like the credits of BBC Mystery
) meets Monty Python's cartoons
The fan site reported on this
before I was even awake this morning! Nicole is on it, By George!GAIL'S DAILY DOSEYour Moment of Parasol . . .1855 Robe à Transformation The Metropolitan Museum of ArtYour Infusion of Cute . . .I just love this coffee table!Your Tisane of Smart . . .
Over on Retro Rack I have an massive blog post on 10 Tips on Writing Victorian GarbYour Writerly Tinctures . . .Rights reversionPROJECT ROUND UPPrudence
~ The Parasol Protectorate Abroad Book the First:
Corralling edits. Working 3rd draft.Curtsies & Conspiracies
~ The Finishing School Book the Second:
Title changed. Release date November 2013. Proofs handed in. Done my end.Manga
~ Soulless Vol. 2: (AKA Changeless
) Out now!Etiquette & Espionage
~ Finishing School Book the First: Release date Feb 5, 2013. Tour events planned!
Book News:Heartless ReviewQuote of the Day:
"Kiss: An insipid and tasteless morsel, which becomes delicious and delectable in proportion as it is flavored with love."
~ E.L.C. Ward, The Scrap Book, 1899