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  • 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
  • Put your craft on autopilot: A Star is Born setpieces
    Fourth of July weekend done! It’s officially summer! Yay!!  We all love these lazy days, and we deserve a break, right? Summer is for vacations, and spa days, and - well, let’s face it - no one feels much like writing, do they? I know I’d much rather be bingeing Read Full Article
    Source: Alexandra SokoloffPublished on 2019-07-11
  • Sunday Smatterings
    Smatterings - July 7 .pngSunday blessings on you all! Independence Day has come and gone, and now we’re settling in for the dog days of summer. If you’re a curious sort, as I am, you may wonder where that term came from. Read Full Article
    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2019-07-07
  • Sunday Smatterings
    Smatterings - June 30 .pngHappy Sunday! I hope this weekend’s missive finds you well.To Do lists. They are both the glue that holds together my world, and the bane of my existence. Whenever anyone asks me to do something–professionally or personally–I open Read Full Article
    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2019-06-30
  • Sunday Smatterings
    Smatterings - June 23 .pngHappy Sunday, blessed solstice, and welcome, Summer of ’19! Here we are, halfway through the year. Rather amazing, that. And a wee bit terrifying, as I have a hard stop December deadline for my next standalone. I always build my Read Full Article
    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2019-06-23
  • Sunday Smatterings
    Smatterings - June 16 .pngHappy Sunday! It’s been such a cool week! I got to announce the best news — a new three-book deal with my longtime publisher MIRA books, edited by my awesome longtime editor Nicole Brebner. I waxed poetic on Read Full Article
    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2019-06-16
  • Sunday Smatterings
    Smatterings - June 9 .pngGreeting, salutations and warm Sunday hellos!I come to you from the land of surgical recovery. Went under the knife Thursday morning. The first couple of days were not at all fun, because the surgeon had to do more Read Full Article
    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2019-06-09
  • NO ONE KNOWS mass market cover reveal!
    No One Knows mmpb.jpg I am thrilled to announce NO ONE KNOWS will be coming out in mass market paperback September 24! It has a spiffy new cover, and I was able to do a pass through, fixing some tiny issues. Read Full Article
    Source: JT EllisonPublished on 2019-06-05