WARNING: If superfluous giddiness grates on your nerves, cease reading immediately! However, if celebrating small moments with great enthusiasm makes you feel cozily warm inside like a morning cuppa—by all means, read on!
HIP-HIP-HOORAY, ‘tis my book’s birthday!!!!! *tosses confetti glitter in the air*
One year ago (on January 1st) my debut novella The Substitute Bride released in The Lassoed by Marriage Romance Collection! Since its release, the collection hit the ECPA Bestseller List and has been read by many a dear reader. A surreal and exciting notion!
To those who have bought the collection and written reviews—THANK YOU! To those who have subscribed here, Liked my Facebook, and sent encouraging messages—THANK YOU! I look forward to sharing more books and Victorian fun with you in future!
Now let’s celebrate The Substitute Bride’s book birthday with 10 Paintings of Victorian Bookworms! (All Images Located on Pinterest / Original Sources Unknown)
Which Victorian bookworm is your favorite? I’d love to hear from you in the comments.
And for those who’ve yet to read The Substitute Bride, you can find The Lassoed by Marriage Romance Collection wherever books are sold! I personally recommend the beautiful paperback with its antique-looking deckle edged pages, but e-book formats are also available. (Right now, the Kindle version is just $0.99 cents!)