New Author Website

Hi everyone! I wanted to let you know that my author website is officially up and running – finally! While I will always post about my books here, if you’d like more in-depth info about my writing, upcoming novels, reviews, etc., head to www.laurieberglie.com to learn more. I’ll also post my freelance writing projects over[…]

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Novel Number Two

It’s here! I finally finished and published my second novel, Kicking On! Here is the synopsis! “Kicking On, a semi-sequel to Where the Bluegrass Grows, is Macy Holland’s story. Macy Holland has it all – a wonderful family, amazing friends, and an exciting career as an equine veterinarian in Lexington, Kentucky. However, all that changes[…]

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Kicking On

As many of you know, I published my first novel, Where the Bluegrass Grows, back in March of 2016. Since then, I have been working on my semi-sequel, and I’m happy to announce that it is almost complete! The first draft itself is done as is review/edit #1. I need to go through and review[…]

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Author Interview – EH Humphreys

If you follow the equestrian book reviews I write for Horse & Style Magazine, then you’ll know that I recently featured Players: A Game of Grit and Glory, by new author EH Humphreys. To read that review, please click here. But today, I’d like to welcome her to the Maryland Equestrian blog for an “Author[…]

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Semi-Sequel

After a few months hiatus, I have finally picked back up with my writing, and am approximately 80% finished Book 2 of Where the Bluegrass Grows. Book 2 is what I’m calling a “semi-sequel” because this one is Macy’s story – not Molly’s. Of course, Molly does make numerous appearances! I’m really hoping to complete[…]

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Book Review: Kentucky Homes

I love a good coffee table book – who doesn’t? And I especially love ones about horses, home décor and design, and my beloved Kentucky. That makes Pieter Estersohn’s, Kentucky: Historic Houses and Horse Farms of Bluegrass Country, an instant hit. I received this book as a Christmas gift and didn’t hesitate to plunge right[…]

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Recent Review on Amazon

I was over-the-moon excited recently to receive a new review on Amazon for my novel, Where the Bluegrass Grows! Not only was it a five-star review, but the reviewer sent me a sweet email too! I haven’t put much effort into marketing my book lately, but now that it’s the New Year and I have[…]

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Book Review: A Portion for Foxes

I’m way behind with this review as I finished this one almost a year ago – yikes! A Portion for Foxes, by Jane McIlvaine McClary, was published in 1972, so there is definitely an ages-old feel to it, but that shouldn’t stop you for giving this one a chance. I learned of this book while[…]

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Book Review: The Fortune Hunter

Earlier this fall I finished Daisy Goodwin’s The Fortune Hunter, and enjoyed it. It takes place in the nineteenth century English countryside among royalty, foxhunters, and the well-to-do. If you were a fan of “Downton Abbey,” be sure to pick this one up! I would describe this novel as part romance and part historical fiction.[…]

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