Cover Reveal (Sort Of): Save The Cake, Visprint Edition

Spotted in the latest issue of Bookwatch magazine. Thanks, Mina! ICYMI #SavetheCake by @TheStellaTorres – the @visprintpub edition! #romanceclass #pretty — Mina V. Esguerra (@minavesguerra) July 21, 2015 Cover designed by Jamie Bauza (Twitter: @silkscreened). Release date: Soon, and very soon!

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Save the Cake: Now Featured on Buqo!

Check out my interview on the Buqo blog, where I talk about bakeries, mysteries, and my second book. Also a callback to Michael Fassbender, and this interesting tidbit: I find my inspiration in other people’s stories, so I make it a point to talk to people every day—friends, family, sometimes the occasional stranger. I believe that you can learn a

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Happy (Book) Birthday, Save the Cake! (Plus a GIVEAWAY!)

One year ago – almost to this very day – I pressed the big “publish” button and released Save the Cake to the reading public. Ever since then, the book has opened a lot of doors for me as a writer; I’ve been included in book bundles, attended conferences, and even became a best-seller on Kobo. I’ve also met a lot of publishers,

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It’s Here!

And just in time for payday: Save The Cake is Now Available on Amazon! There are so many people I would like to thank for making this little book happen – yes, all 35k words of it – but for now I would like to thank you, dear readers, for being part of this journey since the very beginning. AND!

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September is The Busiest Month

It’s going to be a busy September here on The Great Big Jump, and it’s not just because Save the Cake is coming out in a matter of… days. Yes, days. Time flies, doesn’t it? And that’s not even the only thing that’s going on for this blog. There are more things to come, including: Guest bloggers Giveaways Photo essays

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September is Coming.

Or will it come soon enough? Because that’s how long we’ll have to wait until Save the Cake finally sees the light of day, publication-wise. Right now the plans continue to be hush-hush, but judging by how things are going it will be a venture into independent publishing – a “strike while the iron is hot” proposition, if you will.

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Stella Torres

is the author of the adult contemporary romances Save the Cake, Crushingly Close, and Nine Years Away, as well as the short story “Be Creative” in the anthology Kids These Days: Stories from Luna East Vol. 1.

In her previous life, she has worked in public relations, taught English as a second language, and even attended graduate school (twice!). She has lived in Indonesia, Honolulu, and Quezon City before moving back to her hometown of Los Banos, a few hours’ drive (with traffic) from the heart of Manila.

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