What's Happening with Julia

Deadlines and Reviews

review2I saw this photo the other day after I  posted one of my own on my Facebook page. The best way to thank an author is to buy and read our books.  But in this digital age, writing a review is definitely appreciated and needed more and more.

 Remember when you could walk into a bookstore and see all the new releases on a table?  Back when there were a lot of bookstores, and before those

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The Trouble with Honor Upcoming Release

The Trouble w Honor

In just one short week — February 25th — my new historical, THE TROUBLE WITH HONOR will hit shelves and e-readers! (click on the link to pre-order your copy).  This is the first book in a new series featuring the headstrong Cabot sisters.  In honor of “HONOR” I’m hosting giveaways and chats!  To win the Julia London Swag Bag (pictured below), just leave a comment in the comment

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New Year, New Books!

Happy New Year!

I hope everyone welcomed in the New Year with good health and great cheer. The holidays were an incredibly busy time for me and mine, but we did manage to sneak in a few glasses of eggnog and share a bit of laughter with family and friends.

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A celebratory glass of vino after typing THE END on my last novel of the year.

Proud to announce that

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Tis the Season

Season’s Greetings!

I feel like I was just making plans for Thanksgiving and blinked and Christmas is upon us! I haven’t started shopping for Christmas, and of course, in my infinite wisdom, I told a publisher I would finish a book this month and get it to them.  Sometimes, I’d really like to kick myself.  Fortunately, I’m not that flexible.

I know when I want to get in the spirit of the season, coming up with great gift ideas helps, and so does reading books set in

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Running and Writing


30K women runners (and a few good men)

Just a quick check in to let everyone know what I’ve been up to lately. I’m just returning from San Francisco where I was lucky enough to get in to the Nike’s Women’s Marathon Series through their lottery.  Smarter people, like my sister Nancy, raised scads of money the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, and got in that way.  We

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The Bridesmaid & Giveaway


Tomorrow’s the big day! My latest novella,  THE BRIDESMAID is being released! I hope you’ll have fun traveling with Joe and Kate as they must battle a transportation strike, a super storm and each other across country. I had a lot of fun writing their story and I hope you’ll enjoy reading it. It’s already getting great reviews!


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The Bridesmaid


Available October 1st!

Kate Preston just moved to New York, but she has to get back to Seattle in time for her best friend’s wedding. Joe Firretti is moving to Seattle, and has to get there in time or risk losing his new job. But fate’s got a sense of humor.

Kate goes from rubbing elbows on a plane with a gorgeous but irritating strange (doggone armrest hog) to

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