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Friday, October 4, 2013

The Spymistress Book - Giveaway

I have some exciting news for you!

I emailed Alison of Dutton Publicity & Marketing and she offered to send one of you a copy of the book. 
YEA!
How sweet is that?

I did have time to sit down and start reading Chiaverini's new book, The Spymistress. 

Can I say, I'm LOVING IT!

Of course I'm a big fan of Chiaverini's Elm Street Quilter's books. I love the way Chiaverini writes, fleshing out her characters, giving each one life like flaws & attributes.  Chiaverini really let's you see things from the perspective of the people that lived during that time frame. She does the same in The Spymistress. I believe she gets better with each book she writes. 

Can you imagine being a woman just before the Civil War starts - being interested in politics, loving your home state & country, seeing them being torn apart and not being able to vote?

Well, Elizabeth Van Lew does something - she becomes a spy. And that's all I'm going to say for now.

So if you would like to be entered into the give-away just leave a comment.

Please note: I was not asked to do a review or to have a give-away.  

And now onto some other exciting news - well, exciting for me.
I finished the front of the stocking. 
I just have to put on the back and the little hanging tab.
I can't believe that I'll be able to finish it this week.

Happy Stitching,
Linda
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15 comments:

  1. I read Jennifers last Historical fiction about Mrs Lincolns Dressmaker and love it. I would love to read this one too. Thanks for sharing a copy.

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  2. Cute stocking and done for this Christmas. :) The book looks good - enter me in the contest.
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  3. sould like it would be very good , thanks

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  4. Oh! Raising my hand here! I have loved all the Elm Creek books and would enjoy reading this one too! Thanks for the chance! Very cute stocking! Way to sew!

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  5. I would love to win this new book! Can't wait to read it!

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  6. Would you believe I've never read any of her books? Shame on me. Beautiful job on the stocking! It must be such a relief to be so near the finish line. And it's not even Christmas!!

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  7. Love the books I have read. Thanks for having the giveaway!

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  8. Would love to win, thanks for the chance. OMG I love your stocking, I had a go at making one the other week, lets just say it wasn't anywhere near as nice as yours! Hugs x

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  9. I read all the time, but have never read one of her books they sound very interesting! :)

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  10. a lovely giveaway, please include me. I hope you added your giveaway to my win it page. Don't forget to enter my giveaway too xo

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  11. I have read a few of Jennifer's books and would love to read this one. Thank you.

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  12. I would love to win a copy of this book. Thank you for the opportunity. Jennifer is such a great author.

    SewCalGal
    www.sewcalgal.blogspot.com

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  13. I have yet to read one of Jennifer's books and would love to win. Thank you for the chance :)

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  14. Gasp! The stocking turned out so great Linda. So cool!! And fingers crossed for the book giveaway. I have read the Elm Creek series, and Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker, which I LOVED!!!! Definitely going to read this!

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  15. I'd love to win Jennifer's book. She's a fabulous author.

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