Book Promotion: The Story of Sassy Sweetwater by Vera Jane Cook

Today’s book promotion comes from Vera Jane Cook and her book called The Story of Sassy Sweetwater. If you like women’s fiction, take a look below. You might just find another book for your “to read” pile!

Book: The Story of Sassy Sweetwater
Author: Vera Jane Cook
southern fiction, womens fiction, 60s fiction


Publisher: Musa
Format: ebook
Release Date:



After thirteen years on the run Violet McLaughlin returns to Carter’s Crossing, South Carolina, in 1962, with her young daughter, Sassy. The Crossing is right outside of Beaufort and the turmoil of the Civil Rights movement will forever leave its scars on the young and impressionable girl. As Sassy stands before the imposing white farmhouse for the first time, with no knowledge of her history but that the McLaughlin’s are her kin, Sassy begins a journey that will tear her apart before it heals her. Growing up among secrets that will forever damage her relationship with her mother, she attempts to make sense of her past. But will her passion for art and her love for Thomas Tierney be enough to sustain her future? Will the puzzles she must solve to discover who she is be worth the journey?

The Author:

Vera Jane Cook’s Website: Here
Vera Jane Cook’s Twitter: Here
Vera Jane Cook’s Facebook: Here

Q & A:


The best thing about writing this book?
Writing ‘The End” and feeling that I told a good story.


Where did you get your idea for this story?
must have been genetic memory – feels like I was channeled

What would you tell aspiring writers out there?
Read as much as you can then write.

What is your favorite book?
too many to name

Coffee, Tea, or Hot Chocolate?
coffee made by me only


Anything else that you would like to add?
5 Stars review – ForeWord Clarion

runner up book of the Year Award – ForeWord

Honorable Mention Eric Hoffer Award for ebook fiction


 I want to thank Vera Jane Cook for allowing me to promote her book on my blog. I hope this post has inspired you to go out and read The Story of Sassy Sweetwater!



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