Jennie Nash's Blog
July 1, 2010
May 16, 2010
From the Mother-Daughter Book Club (www.mo...
May 5, 2010
It's publication day for The Threadbare Heart (woo hoo!) and I'm giving away 5 signed copies of the novel to randomly selected twitter followers.
[image error] All you have to do to enter is follow me at @jennienash and tweet (or re-tweet) the following: "Enter to win signed copy of The Threadbare Heart. Follow @jennienash and RT."
Later tonight, I'll use the random number generator at random.org to pick the winners.
If you don't win -- or even if you DO -- there are other ways to win books! Enter the fantas...
May 2, 2010
April 22, 2010
Love was the one thing Lily always thought she did better than her mother. She believed that she knew exactly what love took, what it cost, and what it meant, and she thought of her long marriage to Tom as proof of it. But in the short period of time between Christmas and the start of fire season, everything she understood about love unraveled, the way jeans do at the hem, the way tweed does so that it reveals the intricate relationship of the warp and the weft, and she...
April 16, 2010
I'm thrilled to announce the start of the "Fiction Comes to Life" contest, sponsored by Keepsake Quilting. The Threadbare Heart is novel is about, among other things, the way that fabric can speak so powerfully about our lives – about the things we love, the things we lose, and the things we may regret never doing. The main character, Lily Gilbert, loses a lifetime of fabric in a Santa Barbara wildfire. When she ventures into a fabric store for the first time after t...
March 18, 2010
February 17, 2010
I was, at first, horrified. But after reading the piece, a tiny part of me felt that maybe this girl had a point -- not a point about it being okay to lift someone else's...