Maxine & Lolo

About fifteen years ago we set out on a quest to find the perfect pet to join our family. In choosing the pet, the three kids and I had only one criterion: we wanted a dog. My husband was… Read More

Christmas Book Tree 2015

Everywhere I look this holiday season I see book Christmas trees. On Pinterest, Facebook, Instagram. The pictures make it look so easy. I’m a book lover. I’ve got hundreds and hundreds of books. I can do this! 9:56… Read More

A Chat With Acclaimed Author Sandra Block…

Sandra A. Block graduated from college at Harvard, then returned to her native land of Buffalo, New York for medical training and never left. She is a practicing neurologist and proud Sabres fan, and lives at home with… Read More

Writing, Reading, Dogs and More ~ A Chat With NYT Bestselling Author Chevy Stevens

New York Times Bestselling author Chevy Stevens’ highly acclaimed novels have been described as fierce, pulse pounding, haunting and harrowing and her newest, NEVER LET YOU GO (a Publishers Weekly, Starred Review by the way) is one of… Read More

Heather Gudenkauf and Lisa Unger, in Conversation ~ Kung Fu, Home Renovation, and Nice Places with Dark Secrets

I have a new pen pal! The amazing Lisa Unger and I corresponded back and forth about life, writing and all kinds of other stuff. Check it out here.


MISSING PIECES has been named a Indie Next Great Read for February!

Ramona & Her Father ~ Christmas 1979

Join me as I go back to December 2009 when I penned this blog for  ~ a fabulous site for  readers and writers. Heather Gudenkauf — author of THE WEIGHT OF SILENCE — thinks back to one holiday… Read More

December 2015 Heather Gudenkauf’s Books Giveaway

Welcome to the Heather Gudenkauf’s Books Giveway for December! This month three books are up for grabs for one lucky winner: An advanced reading copy of MISSING PIECES and the first two books in the Zoe Goldman series by… Read More

On My Bedside Table… Nov. 29, 2015

I’ve been in thriller mode as of late and have been reading many great ones as of late. Right now I’m reading the series by Robert Dugoni about sharpshooter and Seattle PD detective, Tracy Crosswhite. In MY SISTER’S GRAVE,… Read More

Book Clubs

Dear Readers, Have a book club? One of my favorite things to do is meet with fellow booklovers and talk books. Too far away? No worries ~ I’m happy to meet with book clubs via Skype or Google… Read More