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In 1918, We Collected Peach Pits for Gas Masks

In 1918, We Collected Peach Pits for Gas Masks

  I’ve been talking to a lot of book clubs lately (y’all are figuring out Zoom! Yay!), and something that keeps coming up are all those weird bits of research that either don’t make it into the books at all, or that end up in the book as one tossed-off line, when really there’s a whole crazy story to tell. So here’s one of those crazy stories, in collage form: during WWI, we collected peach pits to use as...

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Kopp Sisters Collages

  For a long time, I wasn’t at all interested in making any kind of art that had anything to do with the books I write. I just didn’t have any ideas along those lines. Sometimes my publicist would want me to make some art that could be used in some way for marketing purposes, and I absolutely hated that idea. The last thing I want is for art to become a thing that has deadlines and emails attached to it.I have always wanted art...

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Kopp Sisters on the March!

  Advance copies are turning up out in the real world! The fifth Kopp Sisters novel won’t be out until September, but you you can enter to win advance copies all summer long on Goodreads (add it to your to-read shelf to be notified), and if you are a librarian, bookseller, or book reviewer, you can request a copy on NetGalley.  Oh, and I’ll have some extra copies to give away through my newsletter,...

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Pre-Order and Win Great Stuff

Pre-Order and Win Great Stuff

Our contest is now CLOSED! Thanks, everybody, for entering. If you happen to just be in love with our prizes and desperately want one, you can order one for yourself here.   The fourth installment in the Kopp Sisters series is here! Well, almost. It’ll be released in September, but if you’d like to pre-order your copy now, I’ll send you a present! Here’s how it works: If you pre-order a copy of the fourth Kopp...

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The Kopps Are Going to Hollywood!

The Kopps Are Going to Hollywood!

I am beyond thrilled to share the news that Girl Waits with Gun and the rest of the Kopp Sisters series is officially in development for the small screen. Elizabeth Banks’ production company, Brownstone Productions, in partnership with Warner Studios, has made a deal with Amazon for a drama series based on the novels. The project is in the hands of two very funny and talented screenwriters, and I can’t wait to see what they do with...

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Happy Paperback Day, Miss Kopp!

Happy Paperback Day, Miss Kopp!

The paperback edition of MISS KOPP’S MIDNIGHT CONFESSIONS is out today, and to celebrate, I’m giving away a box of books and swag on my Facebook page. Head over there to enter by Friday, May 4, and remember that there are always more giveaways going on in my email newsletter.

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Giveaway Alert!

Giveaway Alert!

I have a lot to celebrate today–so I’m giving stuff away on my Facebook page! Just click through by Friday, August 11 if you want to enter to win. It’ll be the top post on the page. In particular, thanks to Algonquin Young Readers for the publication of the Wicked Bugs Young Readers edition, out today. And thanks to all the independent booksellers for choosing Miss Kopp’s Midnight Confessions for the September 2017...

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Time for a giveaway!

Time for a giveaway!

I’m giving away a book club in a box over on my Facebook page. You don’t have to be in a book club to win–just head over there and get all the details.  It includes a copy of LADY COP MAKES TROUBLE, which comes out in paperback next week, and an advance copy of MISS KOPP’S MIDNIGHT CONFESSIONS, due out in September.  Good...

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It’s here!

It’s here!

I’m so happy to share the cover and an excerpt from the third book in the Kopp Sisters series!  It’s coming in September, and is available for pre-order now everywhere books are sold.  Thanks once again to Jim Tierney for a fabulous cover design. Read all about it, including an excerpt, in Entertainment...

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Giveaway! Big Box o Bookish Goodness!

Giveaway! Big Box o Bookish Goodness!

Hi friends! I’m very happy to share a big holiday giveaway with you–including books, cocktail recipes, coloring pages, temporary tattoos, and so much more. It’s happening on my Facebook page through Dec. 23. Head over there now to enter. And stay tuned on Facebook–more giveaways to come in the new year!

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