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That time I made the newspaper

By Lisa Coots | Jun 14, 2017

It’s not everyday I make the news, so this was big deal to me.  I’m very grateful to our local paper for taking the time to talk with me about my trilogy. I’d also like to thank Nova from The Steamer Trunk and everyone that came out to the book signing. Stay tuned for updates…

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Coeur du Bayou Book Signing

By Lisa Coots | Jan 13, 2017

Please join me at The Steamer Trunk for this Book Signing Event. I’m honored to be the featured local author for the month of January. My trilogy will be available for purchase before and during this event. Stop by and browse through this wonderfully unique vintage shop located at 526 North Main St. in Jennings,…

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1000 Likes Giveaway!

By Lisa Coots | Jul 20, 2016

I have a great giveaway on Facebook going on right now. Find my author page and give it a like to be entered. Prizes include a brand new KINDLE FIRE, a set of signed books ( the complete trilogy), ebooks and a signed trilogy shopping bag. See details on:

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Every House Has A Story

By Lisa Coots | May 9, 2016

The Coeur du Bayou Trilogy is the story of a house and the people that live there. I love houses: old, new, big or small. If a house catches my eye, I begin to wonder who lives there and what kind of stories would it tell? I believe homes hold memories, good and bad, just…

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Cover Reveal for Magic

By Lisa Coots | Apr 19, 2016

Just had to share this beautiful cover. Once again Rene Folsum of Phycel Designs, Inc. has worked her magic and brought my vision of the cover to life. I’m very excited for the release of Magic: Book Three of the Coeur du Bayou Trilogy and I know I’m not alone. Thank you all so much…

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Magic! Coming Soon…

By Lisa Coots | Apr 1, 2016
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There are No Little People

By Lisa Coots | Nov 23, 2015

In this season of Thanksgiving and Gratitude, I’ve reflected on things I’m grateful for. One of those many things, are the people that have been supportive and encouraging of my writing. My husband, children, and immediate family have been an inexhaustible source of support and motivation. I would have never finished, much less attempted, the…

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Book Signing at Glitter and Garland

By Lisa Coots | Nov 17, 2015
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Truth Stranger Than Fiction

By Lisa Coots | Jun 30, 2015

Quite often this is the case. I find myself laughing and shaking my head saying, “No one would believe this.” We’ve all had days where a chain of bad events snowball into an inevitable breakdown of sorts leaving us crying “Uncle!” and wishing for a better tomorrow. Later, in some cases much, much later, we…

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