At the French Consulate tomorrow I will introduce nine new region of Honor recipients, with a few words about Caroline Ferriday, who was given the award after WWII for her work to benefit France. I’m excited to meet the veterans-eight men and one woman- and it’s an incredible honor to represent Caroline, a woman who … More So Honored to Represent Caroline Ferriday at the French Consulate as Nine new Legion of Honor recipients Awarded, WWII veterans all.
A million thanks to Lilac Girls’ French Publisher Charleston Editions for rolling out the red carpet for me in Paris. The lilacs were blooming in Jardin du Luxembourg and I loved meeting everyone.
It was so much fun today talking Lilac Girls with Mary Barneby the Girl Scouts of CT. CEO on News 8 CT. Hosts Ryan Kristafer and Teresa Dufour asked great questions about the book and the GSA luncheon, which takes place this Wednesday, April 11th, at the New Haven Lawn Club. It’s going to be … More Talking Lilac Girls and Girl Scouts with WTNH News 8 Connecticut was a Blast
I love this picture. Taken two years ago today, it captures the joy and nervous excitement of the Lilac Girls pub day. It shows my sister Polly surprising me (in mid photo op) where it all began–at the Lilac Girls launch party at The Corner Bookstore in NYC. That night was surreal and just the … More Two Years Ago Today Lilac Girls Debuted
This Thursday March 15th The Kelly Gang Charities will be live auctioning an in-person bookclub visit from yours truly, at their annual benefit. I love in-person bookclub visits and will bring a trove of Lilac Girls goodies with me when I visit, including signed hardcovers for all and plenty of pinot noir. I’ll also be signing … More Win A Visit From Me to Your Bookclub–for a Great Cause