Shannon Stacey

Archive for November, 2010

Reading, writing and hot water heaters

I didn’t get to read as much as I wanted to over the weekend, especially since I’m reading The Best Laid Plans, a Harlequin Superromance by Sarah Mayberry, and it’s insanely good so far. I’m about two-thirds of the way through it and it just took a turn I totally didn’t expect. I’m dying to know how they’re going to go forward, but it’s Monday. Very little reading time on Monday.

To exacerbate the general Mondayness, I’m off schedule … Read More »

Belated Halloween pic

I forgot to post this earlier, but watching my Patriots drive the Steeler’s quarterback into the dirt reminded me I hadn’t shown you the Short Kid’s Halloween costume.

SK…as Tom Brady:

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Veterans Day

“I have neither the time nor the inclination to explain myself to a man who rises and sleeps under the blanket of the very freedom that I provide, and then questions the manner in which I provide it. I would rather you just said thank you, and went on your way, Otherwise, I suggest you pick up a weapon and stand a post.” — From the movie A Few Good Men

To the men and women who have served and … Read More »

Trust Me on This by Jennifer Crusie

Trust Me on This (Loveswept)Trust Me on This by Jennifer Crusie
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

This book was mad fun! Great dialogue and banter, with a zany plot in which nobody is who everybody else thinks they are. I would have given it five stars, because it was incredibly entertaining, but the two romantic arcs were very rushed. I didn’t mind it in the secondary romance because they were older and they’d been around the block, so just reaching out and grabbing … Read More »

Excerpt from Holiday Sparks

I just finished putting up the excerpt from Holiday Sparks, my contemporary Christmas novella releasing December 6th from Carina Press. If you want to check it out, the excerpt’s here.… Read More »

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