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My Article in Quillette Magazine: Art, Commerce, and Vision

Quillette Magazine published my article on why artists aren’t necessarily leftist: “Art, Commerce, and Vision.” If you don’t know Quillette, check it out! It’s an online platform for free speech. Here’s what I wrote my friends: I am delighted to send you my article on Quillette Magazine. It’s about why […]

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Colette, A Review

On a recent Saturday, my husband and I enjoyed date night at the Paris Theater. We watched the film Colette. I’m a novelist and so the film held a special resonance for me. It’s always intriguing for me to see how other women do it–how other women wrestle with the […]

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Factual Error in The New Yorker: Is this how fake news starts?

Factual error in the New Yorker: I write this post not just for myself, but for all women whose ideas were misattributed to a man, and who were told to leave it be and not to rock the boat. My husband Sabin Howard is making a national memorial, the National […]

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Returning to Source and Writing Again

Write again, they are telling me. You must write, Traci.  It’s the new theme: writing again. The past twelve months have been excruciating. I am struggling. It’s been a year of comings and goings from my life; intermittency like a suddenly thrown grenade blew up my peace of mind. It […]

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Great New Video for THE YEAR OF LOVING

There’s a great new video for THE YEAR OF LOVING. Book trailers are a thing. They’re supposed to tease and intrigue the viewer, so the viewer wants to buy the book. They should also entertain and perhaps explain a little bit. I made this one, and I had a lot […]

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The Year of Loving: On Sale for a Limited Time

The Year of Loving On Sale for a Limited Time For a limited time, The Year of Loving is On Sale for $.99! Buy it here on Amazon.

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Glowing Reviews of THE YEAR OF LOVING

Glowing reviews of The Year of Loving Two great review sites recently put up excellent reviews of my latest novel THE YEAR OF LOVING. The first site is Mrs. Mommy Booknerd’s Book Reviews. What a cool title for a book enthusiast’s site, and what a terrific model for her children! […]

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Paranormal Romance Guild: Scamming Authors Who Pay in Good Faith

Paranormal Romance Guild Scamming Authors Note to authors who’ve paid for membership in the Paranormal Romance Guild: check to see if your reviews of the last few years are live on the site. If not, email the PRG. Be aware that the board members of the PRG will launch a […]

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Two New Reviews of THE YEAR OF LOVING

Two New Reviews of THE YEAR OF LOVING The last several news cycles seem to have been dominated by politics. It’s been hard to get some traction with my new novel THE YEAR OF LOVING. But early this morning a gracious email arrived from a blogger whose reviews I really […]

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Recent Author Events and Book Reviews

Recent Author Events I’ve enjoyed getting out and promoting THE YEAR OF LOVING and my other novels, too, of course. Book Club Early in February the Women’s Novels of New York Book Club hosted me at a dinner downtown. What a great group of women! They asked meaty questions and offered […]

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Two Excellent Reviews of THE YEAR OF LOVING

Two excellent reviews of THE YEAR OF LOVING Two of my favorite book review blogs posted reviews of THE YEAR OF LOVING, and they were great reviews. Tome Tender Book Blog, whose tag line is “When it comes to books, who needs shelf control”–a sentiment with which I heartily agree–ran […]

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Traci L. Slatton is the international bestselling author of historical, paranormal, and romantic novels.