The Latest from Jen

Having a happy (British) Christmas in Canada — Guest post, Bookish Jottings

From Christmas crackers, Cadbury’s chocolates to carols from King’s and more, how my family’s Canadian Christmas is infused by British traditions. 

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What the winter months mean to me – Guest post at Guilty Pleasures Book Reviews

A time to retreat and replenish the well, a time to rest, a time to play, and a time to be content and give thanks—I shared what the winter months mean to me at Guilty Pleasures Book Reviews. 

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My favourite holiday traditions – Guest post, Smexy Books

Family, friends, food and fun. I shared my favourite holiday traditions in a guest post for Smexy Books. 

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Interview with Suzy Approved Book Reviews: My writing life & Firefly Lake books

A Q&A with Suzy Approved Book Reviews about my writing life (including why I write romance) and new book, Back Home at Firefly Lake.

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Chatting with Debbie Mason on USA Today’s Happy Ever After blog

I was delighted to chat with my author friend Debbie Mason about Back Home at Firefly Lake, and her new Christmas romance Sugarplum Way, on USA Today‘s Happy Ever After blog. 

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“Back Home at Firefly Lake” chosen as one of Amazon’s best books of December 2017

I’m honoured and delighted that “Back Home at Firefly Lake,” the third book in my Firefly Lake series, has been chosen as one of Amazon’s best books of December. 

See all the “Best Books of the Month: Romance” here

Publishers Weekly on “Back Home at Firefly Lake”

“Gilroy’s wistful third Firefly Lake contemporary (after The Cottage at Firefly Lake) brings two sad and lonely people together for a second chance at love…when these two broken souls come together, magic happens.” 

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Summer on Firefly Lake is a Fresh Fiction Box Not to Miss, Selection, September 2017

I’m delighted, honoured and very grateful that Summer on Firefly Lake has been chosen as a Fresh Fiction Box Not to Miss, Selection September 2017. Happy reading to everyone who received my book in their box this month.  

Summer on Firefly Lake, Fresh Fiction 

Fresh Fiction Box Not to Miss 

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The Cottage at Firefly Lake is on sale! Fall Back in Love: Second Chance Romance Collection promotion (September 11-25, 2017)

The first book in my Firefly Lake series, The Cottage at Firefly Lake, is on sale for US$2.99 (e-book) for two weeks only.

Explore my publisher’s “Fall Back in Love: Second Chance Romance Collection” promotion at any of the retail outlets below. In addition to The Cottage at Firefly Lake, a number of Forever Romance books I’ve read & loved are also on sale for $2.99 or less.

If you love second-chance romances, don’t miss this chance to stock up on some autumn reading.

Google (only accessible in the US) 
Barnes & Noble

Jen Gilroy on “Summer on Firefly Lake” & excerpt – Guest post, Bookish Jottings

Bookish Jottings invited me to write a guest post about the inspiration for my FIREFLY LAKE series, and also share an excerpt from SUMMER ON FIREFLY LAKE. Read the post here