Archive for 'fun'

Save the date . . .

. . . for Writerspace’s super-fun Halloween Mash on its Facebook page, Thursday, October 28th! Featuring dozens of authors and great prizes, including two Kindle Fires, signed books, gift cards, and more — plus live chats, by post and video!

Participating (and fabulous!) fellow authors include Sabrina Jeffries, Janna MacGregor, Robyn Carr, Anna J. Stewart, Susan Elizabeth Phillips, Jayne Ann Krentz, Christina Dodd, Melinda Curtis, Nina Crespo, Meg Tilly, and Rebecca Zanetti.

As for me, I’m giving away a signed print copy of The Worst Duke in the World, the latest in my Penhallow Dynasty series.

Graphic: "Enchanting": Entertainment Weekly on The Worst Duke in the World by Lisa Berne (Avon Books)

Interested? Click here for more info, and to register.

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“I’m gonna be immortal”

Happy National Coffee Day!

Graphic: "a new study links drinking coffee to a longer lifespan"


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“Top 3 hard things to say”


Photo: "Top 3 Hard Things to Say"

via Bored Panda

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Newsletter alert!

I’ve got a newsletter going out on Friday, with lots of fun stuff including . . .

Chapter 1 of The Redemption of Philip Thane. An exclusive first look for my newsletter community!

Graphic: Lisa Berne - The Redemption of Philip Thane - Avon Books

Pick-a-Penhallow giveaway! Three winners, and open internationally

Graphic: The Penhallow Dynasty by Lisa Berne - books 1 thru 5

Preorder insights from an industry pro

Graphic: Lisa Berne newsletter

If you haven’t already subscribed to my newsletter, would you like to? There’s a super-simple form on my site. And while you’re there, feel free to stop by my contest page: a signed copy of You May Kiss the Bride PLUS a $20 Amazon gift card are up for grabs!

Graphic: "Lively and well-researched . . . a wonderful evening's reading." -Publishers Weekly, starred review, for You May Kiss the Bride by Lisa Berne (Avon Books)

Image: Amazon gift card

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“Reader Personality Types”

I relate to several of these Reader Personality Types — but NEVER, NEVER “D”!

Graphic: "Reader Personality Types"

via Mia Sosa

What about you? :)

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Editors Unedited: shop talk!

Graphic: Editors Unedited featuring Lucia Macro and Lisa Berne

Podcast alert! If you’d like to listen in on a conversation between my amazing Avon editor Lucia Macro and me, in which we yak about the creative process, how I came to write You May Kiss the Bride, why romance novels have claimed their well-deserved place at the literary table, my upcoming The Redemption of Philip Thane, and more, click here!


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“I’m compelled to make art”

This made me laugh . . . especially since in my work-in-progress, the seventh book in the Penhallow Dynasty series, I’ve got a dog, a cat, and even a hairball or two. :)

Comic: "I'm compelled to make art"

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“Look . . . a seahorse”

Your Wednesday giggle. :)

Graphic: "Look . . . a seahorse"

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In case you missed it . . .

. . . I’m giving away a $20 Amazon gift card. Open internationally, of course!

Image: Amazon gift card

For your chance to win, stop by my site, where you’ll find a super-simple entry form. Good luck!


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Happy National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day!

If you don’t already have a recipe you love, may I share my favorite one? It is tried and true and YUMMY!

Graphic: a recipe for chocolate-chip cookies via author Lisa Berne

Don’t they look good?!?

Photo: Lisa Berne's recent batch of chocolate-chip cookies

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