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New Release Review and Giveaway! AND THEN FOREVER by Shirley Jump (Fortune’s Island #1)

A heartwarming start to a new series! And Then Forever Fortune’s Island # 1 By: Shirley Jump Releasing July 28, 2015 TKA Distribution   Blurb: Welcome to Fortune’s Island, where the only rule is to follow your heart. Love is an extravagance Darcy Williams can’t afford. She prefers the simple life, which includes waitressing at The Love Shack and avoiding temptation. But when a forbidden part of her past steps off the ferry, her safe, guarded existence is turned upside down. Kincaid Foster has never gotten over his first love. When he sees the wild, beautiful blonde again, dancing her…

Start with Character: Author Shirley Jump Discusses Writing and her New Novella, Driving Mr. Wrong Home (Billionaire Matchmakers)

I am so excited to have Shirley Jump here today, talking about writing characters and her new novella Driving Mr. Wrong. Welcome, Shirley! Start with Character Thanks so much for having me here! I thought I’d talk about character today, because I get asked about creating characters all the time.   Lots of writers come up with an idea for a book but then aren’t quite sure where to go from there. I always start with character, and by doing that, the book becomes character driven, rather than plot driven. Character driven books are more emotional, connect more, than plot-driven stories.…

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