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See what this week’s authors have to say! In each AuthorBuzz note you’ll receive invitations to join contests, get free books, bookplates or bookmarks, read personal stories, and more.

Swash_ornamentA-Heart-Most-CertainDear Reader,

The agony of plucking daisy petals trying to figure out if the person “loves them” or “loves them not” makes the best romances for me. My latest pits two strong willed characters against each other. Jagears_Melissa1To impress the politician courting her and help her family, Lydia King is determined to obtain a donation to the Teaville Moral Society from the wealthiest man in town, Nicholas Lowe. But when complications arise, Lydia must decide where her beliefs—and heart—truly align. To win one of five copies of A Heart Most Certain, email my publicist at

Melissa Jagears

Swash_ornamentalltheuglyandwonderfulthingDear Readers,

Eight-year-old Wavy is the only responsible “adult” in her life, until she meets Kellen, a tattooed ex-bryngreenwoodcon who works for her drug-dealing father. Kellen offers Wavy and her little brother what they don’t get at home: food, safety, and love. When ugly accusations about their relationship pull them apart, Wavy will have to fight to reclaim the wonderful things she lost. For a chance to win one of five copies of ALL THE UGLY AND WONDERFUL THINGS, email