“I love when I get to return to Gansett Island, it is like coming home! We get to car h up on the characters, meet new ones and fall in love with their story!” —5 stars for TROUBLE AFTER DARK from Sharon Rudolf on Goodreads
Deceived by Desire, book 2 in the Gilded Series, is a USA Today bestseller, coming in at no. 22, and a Wall Street Journal bestseller, landing at no.144 on the ebook list.
This second book in Marie’s Gilded Series is an exciting journey through the historical past of her hometown of Newport, Rhode Island. For years, she has wanted to write about Newport’s storied Gilded Age history and the glorious summer “cottages” that are managed today by the Preservation Society of Newport County. Visit to the society’s website at newportmansions.org to experience the grandeur for yourself. Marie loves all the amazing houses, but The Breakers is her favorite. Several of the houses referred to in this book were given fictional names, such as the Nelson and Russell homes, which didn’t actually exist. Read about Marie’s family history in Newport this newsletter.
“Full of flashy wealth and drama…Aubrey and Maeve have great chemistry, the friendships are strong, and the romance is passionate and well developed.”– Publishers Weekly
The Aug. 6, 2019, release of One Year Home, the follow up to Five Years Gone, is a USA Today bestseller, coming in at no. 22, and a Wall Street Journal bestsller, landing at no. 8 on the ebook list.
One Year Home follows the story of Capt. John West after he returns home a hero but has lost the love of his life.
“Simply put: One Year Home made my heart happy. Through all of the ups and downs, angst and darkness, unexpected love and insurmountable odds, this powerful novel pulled at my heartstrings and left me breathless.” A Top Pick from Sara at Harlequin Junkie
Marie’s June 18, 2019 release of Till There Was You, book 4 in the Butler, Vermont Series, is a USA Today bestseller, coming in at no. 22, and a Wall Street Journal bestsller, landing at no. 6 on the ebook list.
Till There Was You is the story of Lucas, twin brother of Landon, in the Abbott family. Lucas and his twin grew up sharing everything—including a reputation for funny, idiotic behavior. Lucas is ready to shed that lovable-idiot image, grow up and take a chance on a real, adult relationship with Danielle, who has relocated with her young daughter Savannah to Butler to interview for a job at the Abbott family’s Green Mountain Country Store.