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Karen Stivali’s writing news.

HUGE EXCITING NEWS!!!

The past few weeks have been filled with excitement and I’m just now settling down enough to officially share all the wonderful things that are happening. First off, I’m delighted to announce that I am now represented by the amazing … Continue reading

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Double Finalist in the National Excellence in Romance Fiction Contest!

  I’m very excited to announce that I’m a double finalist in the RWA First Coast Romance Writer’s NERFA contest! LEAVE THE LIGHTS ON made the final round in the single contemporary romance category and DECADENCE made the final round … Continue reading

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First Kiss Flash Fiction!

I have a confession to make. I’m a flash fiction virgin. Before I got invited to participate in this blog hop I’d never written flash fiction before and had only read one or two. The premise—write a short piece based … Continue reading

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FREE READ! A Christmas excerpt from Meant To Be

There is a Christmas chapter in MEANT TO BE that captures the spirit of Christmas and the budding friendship between the main characters, Daniel and Marienne. It’s always been one of my favorite scenes in the book and that’s why … Continue reading

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Grandma Rose’s Marmalade Cookies

Welcome to the HUNGRY HEARTS HOLIDAY HOP! We are so excited to CELEBRATE FALL with mouthwatering Thanksgiving recipes and delicious EXCERPTS from today’s hottest food-loving ROMANCE writers! Hop around and fill out the Rafflecopter form on each author’s site to … Continue reading

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Lucky 13 Trick or Treat Blog Hop!

Want a chance to win some fantastic prizes to heat up the cool Autumn nights? Join me on the Lucky13 Blog Hop! My novels run the range from sweet and sexy to sweet and smoking hot so you have a … Continue reading

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Coming November 5 – Leave The Lights On!

I’m very excited about the November 5th release of Leave The Lights On, a contemporary romance from Samhain Publishing. Here’s a peek at the blurb and cover! When love throws you a curve, swing for the fences. Parker Wood’s dreams … Continue reading

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Now Available in Paperback!

                      MEANT TO BE and its sequel HOLDING ON are now both available in paperback! You can purchase copies at most major online book retailers. Amazon   Barnes & Noble … Continue reading

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Coming 12/12/12 – FELT TIPS – The Erotic Office Supply Anthology!

You’ve probably been hearing rumors for over a year now, well they’re finally coming true. FELT TIPS, the world’s first office supply themed erotic anthology for charity will finally be available to the public!  This collection of erotic short stories … Continue reading

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Cover reveal for THEN, AGAIN – Coming May 2013 from Samhain Publishing!

I’m delighted to reveal the cover for my upcoming contemporary romance THEN, AGAIN which will release from Samhain Publishing in May 2013. Stay tuned for the blurb and further details of this romantic beach story!

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