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  • From News & EventsPosted: March 27, 2013

    Time’s Echo shortlisted for a RITA®!

    I’m thrilled to announce that Time’s Echo is a finalist in the prestigious RITA® contest run by Romance Writers of America®.  The RITAs are the romance writing world’s equivalent to the Oscars (or so I’ve […]

  • From News & EventsPosted: January 23, 2013

    Shortlists and signings

    I’m delighted to announce that Time’s Echo has been short-listed by the Romantic Novelists’ Association for one of their coveted RoNA Awards in the Historical Romantic Novel category. Here’s the complete shortlist : Charlotte Betts, The Apothecary’s […]

  • From News & EventsPosted: January 19, 2013

    The Memory of Midnight

    So much for my plan to keep this blog updated weekly!  But between Christmas and revisions, something had to give, and this was it.  But the holidays are over, the revisions are done, and I’m […]

  • From News & EventsPosted: December 16, 2012

    Judging a book by its cover

    I’ve been writing romance as Jessica Hart for more than 20 years now, and I regularly receive copies of my books translated into other languages, but it’s still a thrill to flick through a copy […]

  • From News & EventsPosted: September 13, 2012

    Time’s Echo: launched in style!

    Time’s Echo was published on 30th August but I saved the official launch until 11th September when everyone (including me) was back from holiday. The celebrations were held in the spectacular Merchant Adventurers’ Hall (see […]

  • From News & EventsPosted: September 4, 2012

    Time zones (various)

    I marked the publication of Time’s Echo with a holiday. Truth to tell, I feel a little guilty about not making a bigger fuss about publication day, but I tell myself that I’m saving it […]

  • From News & EventsPosted: August 24, 2012

    Win a free copy of Time’s Echo!

    Time’s Echo is published at last on 30th August 2012, and I am marking this momentous occasion by, er, being away on holiday. I am pretending that the launch date is instead on 11th September, […]

  • From News & EventsPosted: August 15, 2012

    Time’s Echo: Here at last!

    Great excitement this week when a big box of books was delivered to the door.  For the first time, I held a copy of Time’s Echo in my hand, and I don’t mind telling you […]