Posts tagged #essiesroses

Happy New Year!

Friends, I can hardly believe another year is coming to an end. Essie’s Roses had amazing success this year because of you. I’m so grateful it continues to find its readers and touch hearts as you have touched mine with your continued encouragement, support, and friendship. Read on...

December ESSIE'S ROSES Facebook Giveaway!

December Essie’s Roses Facebook Giveaway!

Visit me on my Facebook page at Muriel and enter for your chance to win a copy of my novel Essie’s Roses AND a charming holiday read by Debbie Macomber Twelve Days of Christmas! Essie’s Roses is a heartwarming historical novel set before the Civil War about secrets, love, freedom, and the power of a dream. Twelve Days of Christmas is such a charming holiday read and perfect addition to your winter reading list. Read on for details . . .

ESSIE'S ROSES Amazon Kindle Bestseller and a Giveaway!


January was a thrilling month for Essie’s Roses. Thousands of readers chose it to read, and at the end of the month, it hit #1 on Amazon’s bestseller list in Literary Fiction African-American category. It also hit the top 20 in US Historical Fiction. Extremely humbled and grateful Essie’s Roses has stayed on an Amazon top 100 list since last August.

YOU have made it happen. I am overwhelmed so many people have told me they have enjoyed this story.

New Year, New Possibilities

I love the quiet of winter and the start of a new year. A new year brings thoughts of new goals, plans, and resolutions. We all have a tendency to label a year, don’t we? A year of getting in shape. A year of quitting a bad habit. A year of doing that dream inside of you. A year of taking that first step of faith into something new. A new job. A new house. A new relationship.