News, Reviews, and Interviews

14 Unforgettable Book Gifts

When you receive a book as a gift, it’s unlike any other present. A specially chosen book can be a means of passing on a memory, of sharing…
Vanessa Westermann
1 min read

Interview with Owen Laukkanen

Owen Laukkanen is the author of eleven critically-acclaimed novels, including the Neah Bay series (DECEPTION COVE, LONE JACK TRAIL), the…
Vanessa Westermann
9 min read

Interview with Elizabeth J. Duncan

A two-time winner of the Bloody Words (Bony Blithe) Award for Canada’s best light mystery, Elizabeth J. Duncan is the author of two series…
Vanessa Westermann
5 min read

Cover Reveal of Baked With Love by Peggy Jaeger

I’m delighted to share this gorgeous cover of Baked With Love by Peggy Jaeger, book 3 in her A Match Made in Heaven series. Synopsis…
Vanessa Westermann
1 min read

A Hallowe'en 2020 Launch Party

Saturday October 31st, 2020 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM (GMT-4) online event Free admission Meet the contributing authors of Carrick Publishing’s…
Vanessa Westermann
1 min read

Interview with Peggy Jaeger

Peggy Jaeger writes contemporary romances and rom coms about strong women, the families who support them, and the men who can’t live without…
Vanessa Westermann
5 min read

Review of On Deadly Tides by Elizabeth J. Duncan

On Deadly Tides by Elizabeth J. Duncan is the 11th mystery featuring watercolour artist, businesswoman and self-proclaimed amateur sleuth…
Vanessa Westermann
1 min read

In the Media

Hasty Book List blog Authors for Independent Bookstores Date: August 29th, 2020 Word On The Hills Radio Program Vanessa Westermann Broadcast…
Vanessa Westermann
2 min read

Interview with Lynn Cahoon

NYT and USA Today bestselling author, Lynn Cahoon, writes the Tourist Trap, Cat Latimer and Farm-to-Fork mystery series. The Kitchen Witch…
Vanessa Westermann
5 min read

A Grave Diagnosis anthology

I’m thrilled to announce that my short story, “Medicine”, will be included in Carrick Publishing’s new crime anthology A Grave Diagnosis…
Vanessa Westermann
1 min read

How To Write Perfect Heroines

This post was first published by Women Writers, Women’s Books at http://booksbywomen.org/perfect-heroines/. “The perfect heroine for our…
Vanessa Westermann
4 min read

Interview with Wendy Clarke

Wendy Clarke started her career writing short fiction and serials for national women’s magazines. With over three hundred stories published…
Vanessa Westermann
5 min read