News, Press, and Appearances


October 16, 2016: I contributed an article to Women Writers, Women's Books:  
http://tinyurl.com/zdcewyy


February 1, 2015: Independently Wealthy was reviewed in The News Gazette (Illinois):
January 6, 2015: I was interviewed on The Lori & Julia Show 
at myTalk 107.1 - http://tinyurl.com/lle4hst

Independently Wealthy was featured as one of People Magazine's “Best New Books” in 
“People Picks: A Dozen Cool Things to See, Hear, Read and Download this Week.”
 (December 8, 2014 issue): http://tinyurl.com/ovndgk7
 
December 9, 2014: Feature in Inside NKU: ow.ly/FCGOk 

December 2014: Holiday Message to my readers: http://tinyurl.com/mbwtdah

December 2014: The Independently Wealthy blog tour will take place throughout the month: http://tinyurl.com/owel5x6

October 23, 2014: Independently Wealthy received a positive endorsement from Kirkus Reviews: http://tinyurl.com/q78pks8

September 17, 2014: Other Words for Love is now available in Russia! The Russian edition has been published by AST (www.ast.ru) in Moscow. 



April 8, 2014: Outras Palavras Para O Amor (the Portuguese edition of Other Words for Love, published in Brazil by Galera Record) was reviewed by Pam Goncalves: http://tinyurl.com/kr37cov

March 12, 2014: Cover Reveal for my third novel: http://tinyurl.com/lsxnr4l

August 2013: New Money received a favorable review in Kirkus Reviews: http://tinyurl.com/l6cy7ru

August/September/October 2013: New Money was featured in USA Today, Gulf Coast Times, Examiner.com, and Long Island Woman Magazine:  http://tinyurl.com/q3c7x62

Additional Interviews, Reviews, and Other Features:

July 23, 2013:             GReads: http://dlvr.it/3hZzgF 
August 6, 2013:          Rather Be Reading: http://tinyurl.com/kqntody
August 12, 2013:        Confessions of a Bookaholic: http://tinyurl.com/l2d9qgh
August 12, 2013:        Examiner.com: http://tinyurl.com/mtbfgcv
August 19, 2013:        I Read Banned Books: http://tinyurl.com/kch2x5g
August 26, 2013:        Addicted 2 Novels: http://tinyurl.com/me33bjw
September 8, 2013:    The Hiding Spot: http://tinyurl.com/nbpekqy
September 9, 2013:    Harlequin Junkie: http://tinyurl.com/pcqqm54
September 10, 2013:  Author Brenda Janowitzhttp://tinyurl.com/oz23c7m
September 11, 2013:  Book Mama Blog: http://tinyurl.com/nqa49e2
September 11, 2013:  USA Todayhttp://tinyurl.com/pbp4mmb
September 16, 2013:  What's On the Bookshelf: http://tinyurl.com/lz762q8
September 18, 2013:  Chick Lit is Not Dead: http://tinyurl.com/kjfp5bp
September 20, 2013:  Examiner.com's New Releases for Sept. Reading: http://tinyurl.com/mckpwva
September 23, 2013:  Bitten by Love Reviews: http://tinyurl.com/k3bpasn
September 27, 2013:  Gulf Coast Times (Florida)http://tinyurl.com/pug75ne
October 9, 2013:        Night Owl Reviews: http://tinyurl.com/mv96vwl
October 30, 2013:      Northern Magazine: http://tinyurl.com/kkhuy75
November 13, 2013:   Interview with Jennifer Vido:  http://tinyurl.com/mx8gxmw

May 30, 2013: Northern Kentucky University issued a press release about New Money: http://tinyurl.com/mtln7z8
  



March/April/May 2013: New Money was featured as a “Waiting on Wednesday” choice 
by the following book blogs:

Addicted 2 Novels:             http://tinyurl.com/bkfqpnn
YA Love:                             http://tinyurl.com/cq77j6a
A Blog About Nothing:         http://tinyurl.com/aswttvg
Fiction Folio:                      http://tinyurl.com/b9t9e3k
GReads:                              http://tinyurl.com/l8q8qkj

December 2012: My second novel, New Money (to be released in Fall 2013), has been optioned by Sony TV. The sequel to New Money (title forthcoming) will be published in 2014. Details here: 
http://lorraine-zago-rosenthal.blogspot.com/p/womens-fiction.html

September 10, 2012: Other Words for Love was included in the Young Adult Library Services Association's post "Books that Cross the Generational Divide"http://tinyurl.com/9ltrrv9

March 8, 2012: Other Words for Love was mentioned in NYC & DC's Woman Around Town: http://tinyurl.com/7ylryg9

March 7, 2012:  Other Words for Love was reviewed by Rather Be Reading: http://tinyurl.com/6tr74nz

February 28, 2012: My second novel, New Money, will be published by Macmillan/St. Martin’s Press (Thomas Dunne Books) in Fall 2013. 
Further information is here:  http://tinyurl.com/88kaelh

February 1, 2012: Other Words for Love was mentioned in The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books "A Bulletin Dozen Booklist" for February 2012  titled "Down and Dumped - A Heartbroken Dozen." Read it here: http://tinyurl.com/6mkpeto


Other Words For Love was included in the following "Best of 2011" lists:


Throwing Books: http://tinyurl.com/7g8seut

The Book Scoop: http://bit.ly/vGOZKc


Wicked Awesome Books: http://tinyurl.com/7clph2g

Pure Imagination: http://tinyurl.com/78x2wzy

Ten Cent Notes: http://tinyurl.com/6v7mthk

I Read Banned Books: http://tinyurl.com/d2g3aee

Kate’s Tales of Books & Bands: http://tinyurl.com/7xr7e3a

Jess Hearts Books: http://tinyurl.com/74tzr4v

Literary Explorations: http://tinyurl.com/87lda8y



November 19, 2011: I was included in an IndieBound list of "Most Promising Authors": 

November 9, 2011: I was featured among Northern Kentucky University's “Amazing Alumni”:  http://tinyurl.com/ctszk9c


October 22, 2011: I attended Books by the Banks - Cincinnati Book Festival.
Details here: http://tinyurl.com/6e55mz5

May 1, 2011: Other Words for Love was mentioned in the Sunday edition of the Toledo (Ohio) Blade newspaper: http://tinyurl.com/3roeozc

April 15, 2011: Brazilian rights to Other Words for Love were sold to Galera/Grupo Editorial RecordPublisher's websitehttp://tinyurl.com/3o2ekvk

March 26, 2011: Russian rights to Other Words for Love were sold to AST Publishers. Publisher's websitehttp://tinyurl.com/3vmyc49

February 20, 2011: I participated in Northern Kentucky University's "Celebration of Student and Alumni Publications." Further information can be found here: http://tinyurl.com/49zd4z2

January 24, 2011: Other Words for Love was featured in an article in The Cincinnati Enquirer:  
http://tinyurl.com/4prb382

January 17- 21, 2011: I was the featured author on Random Buzzers (Random House's teen book community) where I participated in a Q&A with readers: http://tinyurl.com/4dq5vyw

May 18, 2010:  I had the pleasure of being the guest speaker at Northern Kentucky University's High School Creative Writing Awards ceremony. The contest, held annually, seeks to foster a greater interest in literary arts and to recognize area student achievements.


Interviews & Other Features


August 27, 2012 - Interview with Books and Iced Coffee: http://tinyurl.com/9sa9ll7

December 23, 2011 - Holiday Guest Post - "25 Days of Jubliation": http://tinyurl.com/898p2rp

October 16, 2011 - Interview with Up! Brasil: http://tinyurl.com/3jl4sjp

October 1, 2011 - Guest Post for Confessions of a Bookaholic: http://tinyurl.com/3hxmq5u

September 29, 2011 - Interview with Books for All Seasons: http://tinyurl.com/42s2mxd

August 27, 2011: Interview with Library Mosaic: http://bit.ly/rhQzq7

July 18, 2011 - Interview with Mostly Reading YA: http://t.co/dJXBRQW

July 12, 2011 - Interview with A Buckeye Girl Reads:
May 25, 2011 - Interview with YA Booklover Blog: http://tinyurl.com/44avypb

April 6, 2011 - Interview with Figment: http://tinyurl.com/3srjsur

April 1, 2011 - Interview with Jess Hearts Books:
http://bit.ly/e1EUVQ

March 29, 2011 - Interview with Candace's Book Blog:


March 14, 2011 - Interview with YA Reads:
http://tinyurl.com/4lm4d57

March 7, 2011 - Guest Post for YA Reads:
February 17, 2011 - Interview with Confessions of a Bookaholic: http://tinyurl.com/48tmo4t

February 11, 2011 - Interview with The Reading Housewives of Indiana:
http://t.co/qIwQSEz

February 9, 2011 - Interview with Fragments of Life:
http://tinyurl.com/6bwdzz6

February 4, 2011 - Other Words for Love was chosen as "Book of the Month" by Jess Hearts Books (a YA book blog)http://tinyurl.com/47wfkj7

January 28, 2011 - Interview with YA Addict:
http://tinyurl.com/4z4cbfg

January 27, 2011 - Interview with Friendly Reader:
http://tinyurl.com/4upp5f8

January 27, 2011 - Interview with The Wocka Spot for Writers:
http://tinyurl.com/5soadgg
January 26, 2011 - Interview with I'm a Reader, Not a Writer:
http://tinyurl.com/4cavdbv

January 20, 2011 - "Before and After" feature with Missy's Reads & Reviews: http://bit.ly/hPiMbd


January 20, 2011 - Guest Post for Amaterasu Reads:
http://bit.ly/ggKZxo

January 19, 2011 - Interview with Wicked Awesome Books:
http://bit.ly/hcRr1u

January 17, 2011 - Interview with YA Bookshelf:
http://bit.ly/ghL23D

January 15-16, 2011 - Debut of the Month at Badass Bookie:
http://tinyurl.com/4a7lupv (Day 1)

http://tinyurl.com/4s7d3pg (Day 2)

January 13, 2011 - Guest Post with La Femme Readers:
http://tinyurl.com/4cmm8yr

January 12, 2011 - Guest Post with Anna Reads:
http://tinyurl.com/4k5q3dp

January 12, 2011 - Guest Post with The Naughty Book Kitties:
http://tinyurl.com/4ehuayk

January 12, 2011 - Interview with The Bookologist:
http://bit.ly/dFa6IO

January 11, 2011 - Interview with The Story Siren:
January 10, 2011 - Interview with Y.A. Love: http://t.co/YzwbWRw

January 10, 2011 - Interview with Adventures in Children's Publishinghttp://bit.ly/ess4CE

January 10, 2011 - Interview with Long & Short Reviewshttp://tinyurl.com/23xgxjn

January 7, 2011 - Interview with A Blog About Nothing Except
a Lot of Book Reading: http://tinyurl.com/22t96rk

January 6, 2011 - Interview with Book Noise:
http://tinyurl.com/29zd33f

January 4, 2011 - Interview with Daisy Chain Book Reviews:
http://tinyurl.com/2ea7fxv

December 27, 2010 - Interview with The Chapter Chicks:
http://tinyurl.com/2efmbda

December 22, 2010 - Interview with Hobbitsies:

December 20, 2010 - Interview with Books Obsession:  http://tinyurl.com/2f238nz

September 2010 - Interview with Soy Cazadora de Sombras y Libros (Spain): http://tinyurl.com/32tzvml

August 2010:  - Interview with The Juniper Breeze book bloghttp://tinyurl.com/327rfr9


Before its publication, Other Words For Love 
was featured on the following book blogs:


The Story Siren: Books to Pine For http://tinyurl.com/26jmj8e

Smart Girls Read: Waiting on Wednesday http://tinyurl.com/286madt

La Femme Readers: Tantalizing Future YA Releases http://tinyurl.com/23poz4e

Bloggers ♥ Books: Waiting On Wednesday http://tinyurl.com/2dcup62

Erika Breathes Books: Waiting on Wednesday http://tinyurl.com/2fdvcf2

The Collegiate Bookworm: Waiting on Wednesday http://tinyurl.com/34qed7h

Angieville: Misty Pretties http://tinyurl.com/2elrerp

An Addicted Book Reader: Waiting on Wednesday http://tinyurl.com/32onoy7

Oh My Books: Waiting on Wednesday http://tinyurl.com/347srlq

YA Addict: Waiting on Wednesday http://tinyurl.com/22qbzur

Eclectic Book Lover: Currently Coveting http://tinyurl.com/2ek25tz

Coffee Table Press http://tinyurl.com/289xxu9

The Hiding Spot: Waiting on Wednesday http://tinyurl.com/27rcptk

Michelle’s Bookshelf: Upcoming Releases http://tinyurl.com/32s4gne

Besos de un Angel: http://tinyurl.com/3a6v3gl

Red House Books: 2011 Debut Authors http://tinyurl.com/32s2mhg

The Bookologist: Upcoming Releases http://tinyurl.com/24ytupm

Bookmarked: Waiting on Wednesday http://tinyurl.com/37uf3sx

Secret Dreamworld of a Bookaholic: http://tinyurl.com/29zs8a3

A Blog About Nothing...Except a Lot of Book Reading:  Waiting on Wednesday

Hobbitsies: A Review Site & Blog: Waiting on Wednesday http://tinyurl.com/2g7hsbg

Lu’s Bloody Big Book Blog: Waiting on Wednesday http://tinyurl.com/25ehw83

Jessica Lawlor, Cover-to-Cover: Waiting on Wednesday http://tinyurl.com/29mpeva

A Bookful of Thoughts: Waiting on Wednesday http://tinyurl.com/2fepwhx

Amaterasu Reads: Waiting on Wednesday http://tinyurl.com/2fcux9y

Books Make Great Lovers: Must Monday http://tinyurl.com/2fr8pjl

Booklopedia: Waiting on Wednesday http://tinyurl.com/2d4qbxb

Book Noise: Hot New Titles for Spring 2011 http://tinyurl.com/27pv3of

Hobbitsies: Top Ten Anticipated Debuts for 2011 http://tinyurl.com/28oxbb3

Chapter Chicks: January Books to Save For http://tinyurl.com/2dmtxoy

Geeky Reads Blog: Waiting on Wednesday  http://tinyurl.com/242g5d5

Cicely Loves Books: Waiting on Wednesday http://dft.ba/-9-G

Frenetic Reader: Waiting on Wednesday http://tinyurl.com/34plq5b

Fiction Folio: Waiting on Wednesday http://tinyurl.com/37j8op9

Chick Loves Lit: Waiting on Wednesday http://goo.gl/fb/wP2uC

Friendly Reader: Waiting on Wednesday http://tinyurl.com/2d9okwr

Another Book Junkie: Waiting on Wednesday http://nblo.gs/cCAnx