Book Launch Blog Tour Interview with: JEANNE MACKIN

Hello, Jeanne. It’s an honor to welcome you to my blog. What is your new novel The Last Collection about? Thank you, Loretta! The Last Collection reveals the rivalry between two titans of women’s fashion, Coco Chanel and Elsa Schiaparelli. From their 1930s Paris establishments, they battle for the most prestigious customers and the title …

New Reviews!

A great big thank you to Christine Childs at HNS, and to Aimee Ann at Red Headed Book Lover! A big thank you to both reviewers for digging into my themes so carefully.

TIME TO CELEBRATE!

I’ve just been accepted as a member of the prestigious National League of American  PEN Women. The branch in New York that sponsored me has notable award-winning visual artists as well as author colleagues Linda Trice and Christina Britton Conroy. Thank you all for your vote Of confidence; I look forward to our meetings!

Night of Mysteries!

Dear friends and readers, I’m thrilled to be appearing with four talented authors at the lovely independent bookstore Wesleyan R. J. Julia on Monday May 13 at 7.00 pm. In the old Main Street of Middletown, CT. the street hosts varied restaurants and other stores serving a vibrant college town. The bookstore has coffee and …

PARKINSON’S UNITY WALK. JOIN LORETTA GOLDBERG AND DOUG SHAPIRO FOR THE FINAL LIVE FACEBOOK EVENT.

Like my hero, Edward Latham, have your senses scrambled in Constantinople by seeing the giant comet of 1578; be befuddled by a cacophony of inaccurate clocks in an Ottoman official’s private laboratory. Then, on the River Scheldt outside Antwerp in 1584, witness the first self-detonating ship bomb blow up, the infamous Giambelli Hellburner. I am …

PARKINSON’S UNITY WALK. JOIN LORETTA GOLDBERG AND DOUG SHAPIRO FOR THE SECOND LIVE FACEBOOK EVENT.

With your heart pounding, wait with my main character, Edward Latham, in a 1572 ambush line for orders to plunge into battle. Then be transported by the lush voice of the greatest woman singer of her age, Barbara Blomberg. I am thrilled that actor Doug Shapiro has chosen The Reversible Mask for three live Facebook …

PARKINSON’S UNITY WALK. JOIN LORETTA GOLDBERG AND DOUG SHAPIRO FOR THE FIRST OF THREE LIVE FACEBOOK EVENTS.

Be transported to Elizabeth I’s royal progress to Oxford in 1566, and a Paris clandestine cock fight in 1569. I am thrilled that actor Doug Shapiro has chosen The Reversible Mask for three live Facebook readings to support his walk for Parkinson’s disease. Please tune into the first reading: Tuesday, April 23, 7pm EST. Contributions …

New Interview

NFReads requested this interview. Wide ranging questions, thank you. (Free general interest site but does ask to allow cookies) A big thanks to Tony Eames!