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And the winner of the Holiday Readathon Giveaway is...
- Alyssa Williams! Congratulations! Many thanks to all who participated. Check out all the holiday de-stressing tips we shared...
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The Writing Life: Today's Tip
- Amy Cuddy's TED talk is not about a quick fix: it is a profound practice that creates instant results. Read Laurie's post here.
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The next book(s) are in the works...
- ...along with some other cool stuff. Stay tuned.
Still ROFL over The Novelizationalist
Austen Addict en Français
- Both Austen Addict novels have been published by Bragelonne in France. Here is some press on CONFESSIONS and RUDE AWAKENINGS.
JANE AUSTEN MADE ME DO IT
- An anthology of Austen-inspired fiction by Stephanie Barron, Lauren Willig, Alexandra Potter, Laurie Viera Rigler, and many more, & edited by Laurel Ann Nattress of Austenprose,
- Listen to the NPR interview with two JANE AUSTEN MADE ME DO IT authors, Frank Delaney and Diane Meier.
- Here's what reviewers are saying about Laurie Viera Rigler's story:
- "A hoot."--Bellingham Herald
- "Really clever concept...reminded of Jasper Fforde's Thursday Next series."--Bookworm 1858
- "Playful...tongue in cheek...too smart for words!"--One Literature Nut
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Calling all Reading Groups
- Laurie Viera Rigler would love to chat with your group via speakerphone or Skype. Contact her to arrange a time.
- CONFESSIONS OF A JANE AUSTEN ADDICT is in Reading Group Choices, is a Pulpwood Queens Book Club selection, has been featured in DearReader.com, and is an About.com Paperback Book Club Pick.
- RUDE AWAKENINGS OF A JANE AUSTEN ADDICT is a Pulpwood Queens Book Club selection, a Romantic Times Top Pick, and a Fresh Fiction Pick.