The Work of Art Release Day: Blog Tour, Giveaway, & More!

It’s release day for my new Regency romance The Work of Art! To celebrate, the eBook price is reduced to just $2.99 for the entire week. I’ll also be embarking on a virtual book tour this week, complete with reviews, exclusive excerpts, and a special giveaway. 


The Work of Art
A Regency Romance

A sweet and suspenseful Regency romance featuring a wounded Peninsular War hero, a tender-hearted heroine with heterochromia, a dangerous duke, and dogs—lots of dogs.

Find out More or Read an Excerpt


eBook: $2.99 $3.99 / paperback: $16.99

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Advance Praise for The Work of Art

“Matthews (The Pug Who Bit NapoleonA Victorian Lady’s Guide to Fashion and Beauty) weaves suspense and mystery within an absorbing love story. Readers will be hard put to set this one down before the end. Highly recommended to historical romance and/or mystery buffs and especially animal lovers.” -Library Journal, starred review

“The author seamlessly combines a suspenseful tale and a soaring romance, the plot by turns sweetly moving and dramatically stirring.” -Kirkus Reviews

“A charming, beautifully written, character driven romance, with a dash of intrigue, I cannot recommend this more, it is utterly perfect.” -Chicks, Rogues and Scandals

“A sweet testament to the healing power of love, this story is perfection.” -Love at 1st Read

“A beautifully written and emotionally satisfying story of two people who discover that they are their best selves when together…A definite must read for romance lovers, and one of the best Mimi Matthews books I’ve read in ages!” -BookWyrm Reader

The Work of Art Blog Tour Schedule

You can enter to win a signed paperback copy of The Work of Art at most of the stops; or go directly to the blog tour page HERE.

Tuesday, July 23
Review at Bookish Rantings
Review at View from the Birdhouse

Wednesday, July 24
Review at Courtney Clark

Thursday, July 25
Review at Gwendalyn’s Books

Friday, July 26
Review at Passages to the Past

Monday, July 29
Review at Red Headed Book Lady

Tuesday, July 30
Excerpt at Faery Tales Are Real

Wednesday, July 31
Review at The Lit Bitch

A Few Extra Goodies

The Work of Art Pinterest Board

If you’d like to see some of the visuals that inspired me while I was writing this story (including who I’d cast in each of the roles), you can click through to the The Work of Art  Pinterest Board. 

Regency Era Fashion

If you’d like to learn more about the fashions worn by heroine Sylvia Satterthwaite, and the other ladies in The Work of Art, check out my post on Elizabeth Bennet, La Belle Assemblée, and Early 19th Century Fashion!

If you purchase a copy of The Work of Art (or any of my books!) this week, please do stop by my Facebook or Twitter page and let me know so that I can thank you personally. And please don’t forget to leave a review at Goodreads and/or Amazon. I truly hope you all enjoy Philly and Arthur’s love story!

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1 year ago

Congratulations! I ordered the book today!😁

Carole in Canada
Carole in Canada
1 year ago

Congratulations! My pre-order copy downloaded. I hope to have time this week to read it before the grandchildren arrive and before the book I have to beta arrives. Definitely looking forward to it and will definitely leave a review!

1 year ago

Congrats! Hope the virtual tour is a genuine success.

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