Heroine Interview from Courting Trouble by Margaret Brownley (in Four Weddings and a Kiss collection) with a Giveaway

» Posted on Jun 25, 2014 in Blog | 12 comments

This week I’m hosting Margaret Brownley with Four Weddings and a Kiss (US only) and Kariss Lynch with Shaken. If you want to enter the drawings for the books, please leave a comment on your post with your email address. I will not enter you without an email address (my way to contact you if you win). If you don’t want to leave an email address, another way you can enter is to email me at margaretdaley@gmail.com. The drawings end Sunday (June 29th) evening.

916F7d0QFeL._SL1500_Interview with the heroine from Courting Trouble by Margaret Brownely in Four Weddings and a Kiss :

Grace Davenport, tell me the most interesting thing about you.

Not sure how to answer that question. Unless you think having three husbands die under mysterious circumstances is interesting.

What do you do for fun?

Since I’m sitting in a jail cell at the moment accused of murdering my latest husband, there isn’t much to do in the way of fun ‘cept stare at the walls.

What do you put off doing because you dread it?

I always dread going into town. The folks there look at me all funny-like. Those awful things they say about me just ain’t true. Honest!

What are you afraid of most in life?

If they don’t hang me or send me to prison I’m also afraid of falling for my handsome lawyer. Well, it ain’t gonna happen. Not if I have anything to say about it. Husbands have brought me nothing but trouble. What do I need another one for?

What is the most important thing to you?

My dear sweet son Jesse. He’s ten years old and smart as a whip. He’s the best thing that ever happened to me.

What do you want out of life?

I wanted a good man to love me and be a proper father for my son. But the good Lord seems to have other plans. Right now I just want go home and take care of my son.

Do you read? If so, what is your favorite type of book to read?

I don’t read very well, but my son does. He can actually read big words—five dollar words as my lawyer calls them.

If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be?

I would stop making foolish decisions. A man promises to take care of me and my son, and I believe him. No more. I’m done with men for good and that goes double for my handsome lawyer.

Do you have a pet? If so, what is it and why that pet?

Don’t know what you mean by a pet. Animals have to earn their keep around here just like everyone else. They take care of us and we take care of them.

Ifyou could travel back in time, where would you go and why?

Oh, my! What a crazy idea, traveling back in time. If such a thing was possible I’d take the train rather than a stage back to 1860 before my brother was killed in the war. He died before I was born, but Mama said that his death is what turned Papa into a hard bitter man. You know what I’d tell my brother? Not to go to Gettysburg.


  1. I can’t wait to read this book. Such fun and great authors.
    Thank you for the post, interview and giveaway.
    Campbellamyd At gmail dot com

  2. I can’t wait to read Grace’s story! Thank you for sharing this character interview and the opportunity to win a copy of FOUR WEDDINGS AND A KISS!

    texaggs2000 at gmail dot com

  3. I’ve been wanting to read this book! I love all these authors SO much and I love anthologies! The book looks terrific and I’ve been waiting for it to come out! The interview with Grace was fun to read!


  4. Hi Ladies, just wanted to pop in and say hello. We had a lot of fun writing these stories and I hope you all enjoy!

  5. I am intrigued by Grace and would love to read more of her story. Thank you for the great interview and giveaway.

    melback at cebridge dot net

  6. would love to win.

  7. Grace Davenport, I am so sorry you have lost three of your husband and that the last on you are in jail where you are accused of murdering him. That is a hard thing to face. I would love to read the book to see if you get out of jail So sorry for all the things that has happened to you. My prayers are with you. God’s blessings to you. Would love to win the book.

  8. Grace sounds just adorable as the entire 4 Weddings & a Kiss anthology! I’ve been excited to get my hands on it since I read – and loved – A Bride For All Seasons!
    kam110476 at gmail dot com

  9. What a fun blog post! Love getting to know the characters in a story and this sounds like a good one. Thanks for the opportunity to win…Linda

  10. I loved this interview. I read A Bride for All Seasons and loved it. I am looking forward to reading this book by the same authors.

  11. I loved A bride for all seasons – so looking forward to this one too!

  12. Interesting title

    bn100candg at hotmail dot com

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