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  • 2020 Annual Review
    Oh, 2020. What a long, strange trip you’ve been. The space-time continuum has been out of whack. It feels like I just sat down to write my 2019 year-end review, and also feels like a year since Christmas last week. Fridays are Mondays, weeks are minutes, days Read Full Article
    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2021-01-05
  • DON'T start a new book. Finish the old one!
    I know it’s the New Year, and the temptation to start completely fresh is huge.  But hear me now. That does not apply to writing books.  If you're in the middle of a book, you DO NOT WANT to stop to run after a shiny new idea. That is a great way Read Full Article
    Source: Alexandra SokoloffPublished on 2021-01-03
  • My Best of 2020
    HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!!!! I didn’t read as many books as I wanted this year, but so many of the ones I did were so good I had a hard time singling out a top ten. I watched a lot of TV, and listened to many, many podcasts. Read Full Article
    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2021-01-01
  • Writing five minutes a day equals a book in a year
    2020 was a hell of a year. I’m know I’m not the only one to be glad for a chance to take out the trash and start fresh. I actually got a lot done last year. I launched an online writing class. I had Covid in the spring Read Full Article
    Source: Alexandra SokoloffPublished on 2021-01-01
  • TEAR ME APART is on sale for $2.99
    Looking for a thrilling read? TEAR ME APART is on sale for $2.99! New York Times bestselling author Lisa Gardner called it “perfect stay-up-all-night, bite-your-nails-to-the-quick suspense.” Get your copy:KINDLE NOOKAPPLE BOOKSKOBOGOOGLE PLAYEBOOKS.COM

    About the book:The follow-up to her critically acclaimed Lie to Me, J.T. Ellison’s TEAR Read Full Article

    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2020-12-29
  • GOOD GIRLS LIE is on sale!
    Did you get a bookstore gift card for the holidays? There’s a great deal on the ebook for my standalone thriller GOOD GIRLS LIE. Download your copy for $2.99!KINDLE | NOOK | APPLE BOOKS | KOBO | GOOGLE PLAY

    About the book:Goode girls don’t Read Full Article

    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2020-12-28
  • Cover reveal for my new book: CHOOSE ME
    Coming in summer 2021: a sexy new thriller CHOOSE ME, written in collaboration with my old pal Gary Braver. It’s a story told from both a man’s and a woman’s points of view, and who better to tell that story than both a man and a woman? The post Cover Read Full Article
    Source: Tess GerritsenPublished on 2020-12-21
  • Sunday Smatterings
    Happy Sunday, friends! Welcome to the last Smatterings of 2020!The holidays are in full swing, and almost all of publishing is taking off the two weeks between now and the holidays. And team JT is doing the same! You will see some pre-programmed sales and posts, including Read Full Article
    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2020-12-20
  • Sunday Smatterings
    Happy Sunday, friends! When I opened my computer this morning, my screensaver had rotated to a road cutting through shadowed mountains. I immediately began singing “We’re on a road, to nowhere...” which I’ve now decreed the theme song of 2020. But it’s also the most perfect place Read Full Article
    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2020-12-13
  • In League with Sherlock Holmes
    I’ve contributed a story “What My Father Never Told Me” to a collection of short stories called IN LEAGUE WITH SHERLOCK HOLMES. I had a fun time exploring the question: what if Professor Moriarty was the real hero? What if Conan Doyle got it all wrong? The post In League Read Full Article
    Source: Tess GerritsenPublished on 2020-12-10
  • Sunday Smatterings
    Happy Sunday, friends! It’s been a blessedly quiet week here on our little hill. We had a lovely snowstorm to start the week—the perfect kind that lasts all day but doesn’t accumulate on the roads or need shoveling away. Watching it snow (with a cup of cocoa, Read Full Article
    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2020-12-06
  • Sunday Smatterings
    Happy Sunday, friends! One of my greatest joys is the day after Thanksgiving. Not because of Black Friday, but because it is sanctioned from on high that we eat pie and bacon for breakfast. I know that sounds like a silly thing to feel joy about, but Read Full Article
    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2020-11-29
  • GOOD GIRLS LIE is on sale!
    Happy day after Thanksgiving! I have great news: GOOD GIRLS LIE is on sale for $2.99. Treat yourself or gift a copy to your loved one!Download your copy!KINDLENOOKAPPLE BOOKSKOBOGOOGLE PLAY

    About the book:Goode girls don’t lie…Perched atop a hill in the tiny town of Read Full Article

    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2020-11-27
  • Sunday Smatterings
    Happy Sunday, friends! A quick(ish) smatterings today, as the weather is fine and the To Do list is overflowing. It was a heavy on the work and house side of things week. Four Zooms in two days, which, for me, is a lot, and takes a huge outpouring Read Full Article
    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2020-11-22
  • Tonight: Friends & Fiction with J.T. Ellison and Hank Phillippi Ryan
       Join me and Hank Phillippi Ryan tonight at 7pm ET when we meet up with Mary Kay Andrews, Kristin Harmel, Kristy Woodson Harvey, Patti Callahan Henry, and Mary Alice Monroe on their weekly Facebook Live show Friends & Fiction. We’ll be talking about writing, Read Full Article
    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2020-11-18