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We have… TWO winners!

By Kathryn Cushman / August 30, 2007 / 1 Comment

Thanks to everyone who entered the “Name the Author Event” contest. We presented our favorites to the Borders event planner this week, and ended up combining two entries and then tweaking them some more. We liked Becca’s “Border’s Inspired”, and we like Janneke’s “Chocolate, murder, and promises.” So ladies, you both get copies of all…

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My first review!

By Kathryn Cushman / August 21, 2007 / 3 Comments

Jim Hart, the fabulous internet marketing manager of Bethany House, just forwarded me the first ever review of my book. This one left me crying like a baby (a baby who can’t believe she’s been so blessed). You can read it here. I’ve never met the reviewer, but I’d love to extend her a great…

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Name the Event contest

By Kathryn Cushman / August 20, 2007 / 6 Comments

On October 12, fellow authors Julie Carobini (Chocolate Beach) and James Scott Bell (Try Dying) will join me, Katie (A Promise to Remember), in Santa Barbara for a book signing / author chat at Borders in Goleta. The event director for Borders has asked us to come up with a “catchy title” for the event.…

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A Happy Ending

By Kathryn Cushman / August 17, 2007 / 1 Comment

About an hour ago (72 hours after Popcorn’s disappearance) I was talking on the phone to my mother-in-law. I looked out the window, and there stood our turtle on the retaining wall in the back yard. I started screaming “Turtle, turtle, turtle on the back wall.” Needless to say, my mother-in-law is now deaf, but…

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Snowing in CA

By Kathryn Cushman / August 16, 2007 / 2 Comments

Okay, not snow really. Ash. But it’s falling like snow here–has been for a couple of days now. My husband spent a couple of hours hosing off the back deck and deck furniture last night, today they’re covered in a layer of small gray flakes again. There’s a fire just over the mountains. If it’s…

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T – 47 and a T + 1

By Kathryn Cushman / August 15, 2007 / 6 Comments

T – 47. That’s right. Only 47 days left until A Promise to Remember officially hits the shelves. For me, it’s still one of those “I’ll believe it when I actually see it” sort of things, as this has been a dream for so long. It should actually be less than 47 days, as the…

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Welcome to Katie's New Blog

By Kathryn Cushman / July 24, 2007 / 2 Comments

Watch this space in the coming days for information about the fast approaching release of A Promise To Remember, as well as news about contests, book signings, and more! The Katie Cushman Web Team

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