Norse Jewel, the Audiobook

Are you a fan of Viking romance? Do you like to hear your alpha males in action? Last Friday heralded the release of Norse Jewel, a romance set in AD 1022. Viking warrior Hakan wants to lay down his sword and live a peaceful farmer’s life, but he’s forgotten the rhythms of that life. To help him, he buys Helena, a Frankish thrall not born to slavery. She’ll tend his long neglected home and give him lessons in Frankish for...

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Norse Jewel by Gina Conkle (Deleted scenes + explanation)

Set in AD 1022, Norse Jewel tells the tale of a once free woman, a damsel in distress. Helena was stolen into slavery by marauding Danes and needs to get away from them quickly. Her savior comes: Hakan, a Viking chieftain, who wants to live a peaceful, farmer’s life, buys her. The fair thrall teaches the stoic warrior about love, weaving happiness in his life yet seeking her freedom at every turn.  Much changes that Norse summer. No one...

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Do You Like To *Hear* Your Books?

The audiobook craze passed by me until last summer. What about you? Are you into audiobooks? I mentioned on a previous post that I’d never tried them until a family move this summer. My youngest son and I armed ourselves with a variety of audiobooks before our journey. After long stints on lonely highways, I’m hooked. I can see why they’re so popular with commuters. But there was something else that got me. Call it the...

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