Monthly Archive: February, 2023

The American Countess, Chapter 1, a Preview


I am excited to share there will be a sequel to my 2022 release, The Last Dollar Princess! The sequel, The American Countess, will release in November from Black Rose Writing. As a… Continue reading

From the Underground Railroad to the Water-Cure: David Ruggles by Susan Higginbotham


In researching my historical novels set in nineteenth-century America, I have come across a number of people, now obscure, who deserve to be remembered for their heroism. One is David Ruggles, a black… Continue reading