All Posts by Juliette Harper

Alice’s Portrait

A year after Kate, Jenny, and Mandy Lockwood inherit The Rocking L, the sisters try to concentrate on their collective and individual futures. In the previous book in The Lockwood Legacy series, Baxter’s Draw, the women made startling discoveries about their father’s secrets, but are mistaken in their belief that everything has now come to […]

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Baxter’s Draw

Kate, Jenny, and Mandy. The daughters who inherited Langston Lockwood’s millions and his mysteries. In this, the second book of The Lockwood Legacy, the women uncover not just the secret of Baxter’s Draw, but the secret of their father’s hidden life. Return to the Rocking L for the next part of the sisters’ journey to […]

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4 “Shag Carpet” is Out!

Earlier this week my first cozy mystery, You Can’t Get Blood Out of Shag Carpet, debuted on Amazon. This one doesn’t represent much of a genre hop since my readers know these women as the “old ladies” who play such a big part in the plot of the third Lockwood Legacy book, Alice’s Portrait. In […]

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6 Meet Selby Jensen, Paranormal Investigator

People often ask me how I write. Do I draw my characters from real life? The Lockwood Legacy books made people from my past nervous. “Is that me?” someone would ask, or “That person sure sounds like Mr. So-and-So.” Since my new book Descendants of the Rose debuted on the Amazon supernatural mystery bestseller list […]

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1 “You Can’t Get Blood Out of Shag Carpet”

Seriously, you can’t. I tried. 🙂 Some of you may be visiting the site today because you’ve seen the cover reveal for my debut cozy mystery novel, “You Can’t Get Blood Out of Shag Carpet.” Believe it or not, the book is a spinoff of my Lockwood Legacy books. In the third installment of that series, […]

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2 Announcing the Release of Alice’s Portrait and, Something New

Whew! The third book of The Lockwood Legacy series, Alice’s Portrait, is out! The Kindle version is available here, but I’m still waiting for the paperback version to appear on Amazon. I’ll update this blog post with the link for you as soon as I have it. UPDATE: You can purchase the paperback version of […]

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The Horses of The Rocking L

All of the horses in The Lockwood Legacy books are based on real animals. You cannot be around ranch people or come from ranch country without knowing your fair share of horses. With that comes an understanding of the horse metaphors that salt the references the girls make, a fact that amusingly confounds archaeology professor […]

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Where is The Lockwood Legacy Going?

I know I promised a post on horses. It’s coming. It’s coming! But I wanted to take a few minutes to talk about the future of The Lockwood Legacy. During our recent two-week blog tour for Langston’s Daughters, the length of the book came up in several reviews. One comment even said it was a […]

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Of Quarter Horses and Accents

One of my most faithful friends, fan, and the head beta reader around these parts, Brenda Trimble, shared this video from Western Horseman on Facebook today. The commentary is by Lorelei Hankins of Rocksprings, Texas about her life with quarter horses. For those unfamiliar with quarter horses, it’s an American breed that excels at top speed […]

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What Does a Cowboy Look Like?

The word cowboy evokes different images in the minds of readers. Some see a figure like John Wayne or the rugged Marlboro Man from the old cigarette ads. Some see a figure more like the singing cowboys from the vintage Westerns. Me? I see Sam Elliott, but that’s just me. There are certainly cowboys down […]

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Where is the Rocking L?

The Rocking L is located in the central Texas Hill Country. If you’ve read my author bio, you’ll know that I’m actually a nom de plume made up of two folks. One of them was raised in Junction, Texas and was kind enough to dig up these photos so the readers can get a better […]

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2 Langston’s Daughters: The Blog Tour

This is the second day of the two-week blog tour for Langston’s Daughters. It’s going great and I’m enjoying reading the reviews and taking to heart the thoughtful comments. I promise, all future books will be longer! The second book, Baxter’s Draw, comes in at 190 printed pages, so you’ll get plenty of the gals […]

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