Finalist For The “Write Touch Readers’ Award Contest” for Novel With Romantic Elements in June 2013
When dessert no longer interests her and cleaning closets wins over answering her phone, Katy Kruger knows she’s in trouble. A recent widow, she’s stalled in her grieving despite solid support from her dessert-loving lifelong friends and loyal family. But a trip to Alaska to babysit for her grandson prompts a change. So does the puppy she adopts and a new man to share a dessert and more?
Life continues to throw challenges, but Katy meets them with renewed vitality and a few desserts.
5-Star Amazon Reviews
“What a fun read! The characters seem like friends I have or have had. Written with heart, understanding and humor, you want to know more about their lives. Can’t wait to read the next book. Cassey also writes powerful suspense/romance. Can’t miss buying this authors work.”
“A great love story. If I were in her shoes I would have a difficult time choosing between friends, family and a new love. I think the choice she made was the right one. I can’t wait for the next story in this series.”
About The Author
Born and raised in Wisconsin, Casey Clifford lives on the western shore of Lake Michigan. Her office looks out at the lake which inspires her with its moods. She writes romantic suspense/mysteries and commercial women’s fiction.
When she’s not writing, she’s a wife, mother, sister, friend. She enjoys photography, baking, reading, and music. She’s retired from college teaching to write full time. Currently she also a monthly contributor to a local newspaper with an Op/Ed column in addition to her fiction writing. She enjoys speaking to large and small groups about writing challenges and techniques. She also does motivational programs.
She loves creating stories about women who deal with life–whether that story is a suspense, a story about a woman dealing with a family problem, or a challenge in life.
Her first book Black Ribbon Affair was awarded Best Romantic Suspense and Best First Book. The sequel Fireweed is available and is set in Alaska. It’s received excellent reviews. Her 2012 suspense, An Island No More, is currently a finalist in two readers’ choice contests.
Her Wise Women Fiction books include The Dessert Dames series about a group of women friends, their life challenges, their families, their careers. These women grew up in a small Midwestern town and that small town ethic also influences their adult lives. She has currently produced the Soul String Saga, a series of 5 novellas tracing the growth of a woman from her twenties to her forties. It is now available in digital formats. These should be available in print in July 2013.
Currently she is working on another Dessert Dames book.