Lots of excitement here in PW land as we’re getting ready for the big launch of “Mirror Image.”
And, just like “The Stolen Twin,” this novel has quite a backstory too.
It all started when I was a teenager and on a family vacation in New Hampshire. While there, we took an afternoon cruise on one of the local lakes, and that’s were the idea first came to me.
I first thought it was a short story, revolving around Elizabeth taking a lake cruise during a family vacation. (You can read a version of this short story in the novel — it’s one of the “Elizabeth” chapters.)
After I wrote it, I wasn’t really happy with it. Something felt off. Like it wasn’t complete. So, I made it longer and turned it into a novella — still with Elizabeth as the main character. Continue reading “Mirror Image” Launches Tomorrow! (Plus The Story Behind The Story)