I have my last Etiquette & Espionage launch event at the Palo Alto City Library
(Downtown location, 270 Forest Avenue, Palo Alto, CA) Feb 22, 6:30 PM
to 8:30 PM. It's a Steampunk Reception and your last chance to catch me
locally before Nova Albion.
GAIL'S DAILY DOSEYour Moment of Parasol . . .
1930sYour Infusion of Cute . . .
Godeys July 1872 FlirtingYour Tisane of Smart . . .CableBoxYour Writerly Tinctures . . .How Can I Find a Coffee Shop That’ll Actually Let Me Sit and Work for Awhile?PROJECT ROUND UPPrudence
~ The Parasol Protectorate Abroad Book the First: Curtsies & Conspiracies
~ The Finishing School Book the Second:
Title changed. Release date November 2013. Await ARCs.Manga
~ Soulless Vol. 2: (AKA Changeless
) Out now!Etiquette & Espionage
~ Finishing School Book the First: Release date OUT NOW Tour events in progress!
Book News:Quote of the Day:
tables ever graon, the one before us was fairly entitled to shriek from
the weight of things laid upon it, though it did not contain Meg’s
wished-for turkey. In its place was a baked opossum, its head twisted
around so that it lay in its natural position, with its sharp face and
grinning teeth staring at you over its back. It was flanked on one side
by a large dish of cold vegetables, beans, cabbage, and potatoes, and on
the other by an immense chicken-pie, wonderfully ornamented around the
edges by impressions of fingers and thumbs. Between these dishes and the
set of blue delf was at the head not an inch of the tablecloth was
allowed to be visible, the spaces between the principal plates of
biscuit, loaf-bead, hoe-cakes, and gingerbread being filled by saucers
of preserves, pickles, custards, pies, and cheese. In the middle of the
table was a large bowl, containing butter enough to supply a medium
sized family for a week...”
~ Godey's Lady's Book and Magazine August 1872