Monthly Mini-Library Giveaways

For anyone pondering ancestors and their significance for us, I wanted to mention the giveaways I’ve started doing on my newsletter every month, in thanks for Ancestor Trouble pre-orders. I’m giving away two or three books that, in one way or another, fed into or inspired mine. Last month’s mini-library was:

This month’s, available in the newsletter sent August 11, will be:

All university press and small press books are purchased (by me) directly from the publisher (unless that’s impossible because of lack of availability in some future month).

I won’t be able to announce the books here on the blog every month, for time reasons (day job, novel writing, plant tending, cat tending, dog walking, out-with-partner-hanging). If you’re interested in following along, sign up for the newsletter.


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