Showing posts from December 16, 2011

12 Days of Christmas With Gwendolen Cross

12 Days of Christmas Extravaganza is being brought to you by Peggy at Pawing Through Books, Jennifer at Books and Barks, and myself. 
Each day for the next 12 days each of our blogs will feature a different author. There will be guest posts, interviews and giveaways! So be sure to stop at each blog to join in the fun!

A special thank you to all the authors who are participating and those who have donated prizes!

Merry Christmas!
Today's guest is:
Gwendolen Cross
Technically, this is not about Christmas—or about Hanukah or Kwanza, either. But it is about sisters, the caramel core of my novel, The Orphan Sister, and about the compressed pleasure and boredom of family vacations. My sister Claudia was the first cold water swimmer to cross the Sitka Sound, up there in Alaska. Someday I hope we’ll go with her, my utterly entertained children and my husband and I, to see what amazing things she does up there to fundraise for important causes, and because she is spectacular at bridging distances…