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The Viscount and the Vicar's Daughter: Goodreads Giveaway

The Viscount and the Vicar’s Daughter Goodreads Giveaway

As many of you know, my next Victorian romance, The Viscount and the Vicar’s Daughter, will be released on January 23, 2018. Thus far, advance reviews have been fantastic. Kirkus Reviews says “…Matthews’ tale hits all the high notes of a great romance novel…Cue the satisfied sighs of romance readers everywhere.” And Readers’ Favorite Reviews calls it “A wonderful story, steeped in historical fact…the ideal book to lose yourself in and drift off to a different place and time.”[…]Continue Reading

Important News about Pre-Orders & Availability of My Victorian Romances

 

Dear Readers,

I am in the painful process of changing distributors for the eBook versions of my historical romances. What does this mean for you? Unfortunately, if you have pre-ordered a copy of The Viscount and the Vicar’s Daughter, this means that your order will have been cancelled by my old distributor. Since pre-orders aren’t charged to you until the book is released, you won’t have lost any money and you don’t need to worry about getting a refund.[…]Continue Reading

The Viscount and the Vicar’s Daughter: Exclusive Cover Reveal at USA Today

The Viscount and the Vicar’s Daughter: A Victorian Romance
Coming January 2018

Today, I’m thrilled to be over at USA Today’s Happy Ever After blog with Joyce Lamb for the exclusive cover reveal of my next Victorian romance novel, The Viscount and the Vicar’s Daughter. […]Continue Reading

A Few Words on Disappearing Posts…

The Letter by Jan van Beers, 1885.

Some of you may have noticed that my archive of articles on Victorian fashion and beauty has recently become a bit thinner. I know that many of those articles—specifically my Victorian Lady’s Guides and my Visual Guides to Victorian Fashion series—were incredibly popular, so I thought I’d take a brief moment to explain what has happened to them.[…]Continue Reading

MimiMatthews.com is Moving to a New Website Provider. Don't Get Left Behind!

The Bayswater Omnibus by George William Joy (1855-1925)
The Bayswater Omnibus by George William Joy (1855-1925).

MimiMatthews.com is presently undergoing a complete website redesign. My new website will launch in the next week or two. My web address will be the same, but my entire website is going to look very different. Don’t be alarmed! It’s still me. All the same content will be available to you—including my archive of articles on nineteenth century animals, etiquette, fashion, beauty, and law.[…]Continue Reading