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Monday, September 23, 2013
Guest Blog By Tonya Kappes (love her!!)
I am super excited to have author Tonya Kappes on my blog today!! She is the sweetest person you will ever meet in your whole life. I had the pleasure of meeting her at last years Reader Author Get Together in Ohio. She was so sweet and friendly that I wanted to take her with me! Tonya had a new release "Grooming Mr. Right" earlier this month. Below is info on the book, as well as an interview with the lovely author.
Beiderman is blindsided when she is fired from her
junior fashion design job in New York City and is forced
to move back to her small
town in Kentucky. . . under her parent's
Being home isn't so bad, after all, Luvie started Primp My Pet
Mobile Pet Spa and isdating one of her client's
owner, hunky Jase Nelson.
Luvie is offered her dream design job in New York City, she is
forced to make a decision between a career she's
always dreamed of or the new life she has created in
her hometown with the man she loves.
Here are the links to purchase Grooming Mr. Right:
I consistently write in two
genres: romance and mystery. I love them both. Once I finish a romance, I have
to have a break and I get a chance to do that by starting a new mystery.
What was your favorite part of this book to
write? Which part was the hardest?
I love writing the coming of age
of the protagonist. I love developing that storyline. The hardest part was when
my protag realized what was truly important in her life and what she believed
was never the case.
Give your fans three fun facts that they may
not already know about you.
I’m addicted to Red Hot candy. I
order a large diet coke with extra ice in a stryofoam cup every single time I
go to McDonalds. AND I’m scared of the dark.
Chocolate, vanilla, or strawberry?
Hands down, chocolate.
If you were stranded on a desert island what
3 things would you want with you?
Pen, paper and my hubby
Please tell us in one sentence only, why we
should read your book.
It’s 285 pages that is filled
with fun, love, laughter and coming of age.
So what’s next for you as an author? Any last
I’ve got another book coming out
in a brand new mystery series, A GHOSTLY UNDERTAKING. Plus I just had two
novels debut on USA TODAY Bestseller list, and I’m excited to see where that
“Full of wit, humor and
colorful characters, Tonya Kappes delivers a fun, fast-paced story that will
leave you hooked!” Bestselling Author, Jane Porter
“A GHOSTLY UNDERTAKING is
hauntingly good read with authentic Southern charm." -Heather Webber
Author Heather Webber
“Tonya Kappes strings together the
perfect blend of family, friends, and fun.” Author Misa Ramirez
USA Today Bestselling Author, Tonya Kappes writes
humorous cozy mystery and women’s fiction that involves quirky characters in quirky
situations. Not only have her novels made the USA Today bestsellers list, but
they are an Amazon Top 100 author, Amazon Movers and Shakers, and International
Splitsville.com, the first novel in the Olivia
Davis Mystery Series, is a double finalist in the Next Generation Indie Book
Awards in the Mystery and Humorous Categories.
Carpe Bead ‘em is 2012 winner in Amazon’s eFestival
of Words in the Women’s Fiction Category.
A Charming Crime, the first novel in the Magical
Cures, is the 2013 eFestival of Words in the Fantasy Category Winner.
A New Tradition the Indie Romance Convention 2013
novella of the year.
When not being the princess, queen, and jester of
her family of three teenage boys, an adoring husband, and three fury kids, she
travels to various writing groups as guest speaker on “How to Market and
Promote Your Novels Effectively,” where she is known as a marketing guru.
Become a member of Tonya’s STREET TEAM! It’s a
gathering place of readers who love Tonya Kappes novels and Tonya gives away
monthly prizes! To sign up for Tonya’s STREET TEAM, newsletter, view book
trailer, and upcoming news, check out Tonya’s website, Tonyakappes.com.