The Midwife Revolt to be Reissued by Major Publisher

Aug 18, 2014

I’ve got good news to report: The Midwife’s Revolt has been acquired by a major publisher and will be reissued in April of 2015. More details to follow!

Bookbub Promotion begins Thursday, July 3

Jul 1, 2014

Hello, everyone. Just wanted to give you a heads up on another incredible Bookbub deal beginning this Thursday, July 3: The Midwife’s Revolt will be $1.95 on Kindle, Nook, and iPad and, of course, at BookBub. July 3 – 7th.

An Evening With Claire has been published!

Jun 10, 2014

An Evening with Claire, by Gaito Gazdanov, which I translated from the Russian, has just been reissued by Overlook Press. It is a masterpiece of early emigre Russian literature.

Second Novel in Midwife Trilogy Complete!

Jun 9, 2014

Hello, all — I’ve had a busy spring. The second novel of the Midwife trilogy is complete, and I’ll be shopping it around soon. If you read The Midwife’s Revolt, and remember Eliza Boylston, Lizzie’s haughty sister-in-law, well, it’s her story: how she grew up on Brattle Street before the Revolution, and how, in exile in Portsmouth, NH, she fell in love with her uncle’s slave. Stay tuned!


March 26th, at 12:30

Mar 5, 2014

Please join me at the Adams National Historical Park on Wednesday, March 26th, for a brown bag lunch and reading/talk about Abigail Adams and other women during the revolution.

Lunch Talk at the Adams National Park March 26th

Feb 12, 2014

Please join me for a lunch lecture at the Adams National Park, Wednesday, March 26, at 12:30.

Join me at the Weston Public Library Feb. 6, 7:00 p.m.

Jan 10, 2014

Please join me at the Weston Public Library at 7:00 on February 6. I’ll be giving a presentation on discoveries I made about the Revolutionary War, as well as reading from The Midwife’s Revolt.

The Midwife’s Revolt – Ranked #1 in Amazon Historical Fiction

Dec 12, 2013

It’s been a wild ride this week. The ebook has sold nearly 4,000 copies in the past two days!

Pre-holiday promotion from Bookbub

Dec 9, 2013

Hello, all! This week only, Kindle and Nook editions of The Midwife’s Revolt are selling for a deep discount. Over 850 copies sold today alone. November 9 – 12. Get your holiday copy, or buy one for a friend!

November 21st events on Bookblast and The Fussy Librarian

Nov 20, 2013

Know some frugal folks? Send them to Bookblast

or The Fussy Librarian

Thursday, November 21st, for one-day-only discount Kindle or Nook editions of The Midwife’s Revolt!