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  • Sunday Smatterings
    Smatterings - August 25 .pngHello, lovelies. Happy Sunday to you! It’s been a working weekend for me. I’m doing a final line edit pass on GOOD GIRLS LIE before it goes into production. I want it to be as clean and perfect as Read Full Article
    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2019-08-25
  • Haunted Maine: Fort Knox Ghosts
    Maine is notorious for having many haunted places.  Join me as I explore Fort Knox in Prospect, Maine — a place that’s rumored to hide a ghost or two. The post Haunted Maine: Fort Knox Ghosts appeared first on Tess Gerritsen. Read Full Article
    Source: Tess GerritsenPublished on 2019-08-18
  • Sunday Smatterings
    Smatterings - August 18.pngHappy Sunday, all! First, just an FYI…This is the last day to get A THOUSAND DOORS for only 99 cents! PW gave it a starred review (!), Bookreporter said it was worth the wait, and the reviews online have Read Full Article
    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2019-08-18
  • Writing Tip: Don’t be afraid to slash and burn
    I deleted two chapters today and I feel good. Okay, not great, but good. No writer likes to delete their words. We want to think that everything we write is amazing when we write it and worth reading … but it’sRead more › Read Full Article
    Source: Allison BrennanPublished on 2019-08-15
  • Sunday Smatterings
    Smatterings - August 11 .pngHappy Sunday, all! I’m back from my brief sabbatical and roaring into the month of August. I snuck away while I was offline to a place I normally go at the end of August. When the trip was Read Full Article
    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2019-08-11
  • A THOUSAND DOORS is on sale worldwide for 99 cents!
    Copy of ATD Worldwide Sale $0.99.png The ebook for A THOUSAND DOORS is on sale worldwide for only $0.99! Publishers Weekly gave it a starred review and said it “not only provides great pleasure but also offers readers the opportunity to Read Full Article
    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2019-08-07
  • Sunday Smatterings
    Smatterings - August 4 .pngHappy Sunday, all! Second week of sabbatical, and I trust that all is well. I don’t know. I’m not here! It’s these moments when I am so happy to have over a decade of blog posts to look Read Full Article
    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2019-08-04
  • It’s All About Shame
    My original title for THE SHAPE OF NIGHT was SHAME.  In this interview with “Bookish Indulgences”, you’ll learn why:   The post It’s All About Shame appeared first on Tess Gerritsen. Read Full Article
    Source: Tess GerritsenPublished on 2019-08-03
  • Sunday Smatterings
    Smatterings - July 28 .pngHappy Sunday! Yes, this post was written in advance of my sabbatical, so don’t worry, I promise I am NOT online.It’s strange how we can communicate regardless, isn’t it? Stephen King talks about this in ON WRITING, how Read Full Article
    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2019-07-28
  • A THOUSAND DOORS gets a new cover!
    Take a gander at the brand new cover for A THOUSAND DOORS! I am madly in love. It’s on brand, on trend, and so striking! Mad props to Sarah Hansen at Okay Creations for knocking it out of the park. (And there’s a brand new hardcover edition feeding its way Read Full Article
    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2019-07-24
  • SHAPE OF NIGHT gets a starred review from Publishers Weekly!
      The Shape of Night Tess Gerritsen. Ballantine, $28 (288p) ISBN 978-1-9848-2095-2 “This supernatural thriller from bestseller Gerritsen (the Rizzoli and Isles series) ranks with the best of her crime fiction. Boston food writer Ava Colette travels to Tucker Cove, Maine, where she rents Brodie’s Watch, an old house on Read Full Article
    Source: Tess GerritsenPublished on 2019-07-22
  • Sunday Smatterings
    Smatterings - July 21 .pngHappy Sunday, friends! It’s hot and steamy here in Nashville, akin to stepping outside into a steaming hot wet washcloth. It reminds me of the summers we flew to Florida from Colorado, the same overwhelming wetness in the air. Read Full Article
    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2019-07-21
  • SHAPE OF NIGHT: Kirkus Review
    KIRKUS REVIEW Running away from the memory of a New Year’s Eve party gone terribly wrong, food writer Ava Collette escapes Boston for a remote Maine village only to face a haunted house and a murder investigation. Bestselling author of the Rizzoli & Isles series, Gerritsen (I Know a Secret, Read Full Article
    Source: Tess GerritsenPublished on 2019-07-15
  • 30 Free Thrillers – including Book of Shadows!
    For Prime Day (July 15-16) I'm participating in a 30-thriller giveaway. You can pick and choose, or just go to the linked page, click the ADD ALL TO AMAZON CART button. and get all thirty delivered to your Kindle, including my witch thriller Book of Shadows.  https://www.freethrillerebooks.com     Homicide detective Adam Read Full Article
    Source: Alexandra SokoloffPublished on 2019-07-15
  • Sunday Smatterings
    Smatterings - July 14 .pngGreetings, salutations, and warm Sunday hellos! As you read this, I am winging my way home from Thrillerfest, so this is going to be short and sweet. I’m sure I will have many stories to tell and lots Read Full Article
    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2019-07-14