Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Chatting with Jill Piscitello, author of Homemakers’ Christmas

I'm thrilled to have Jill Piscitello with me today. She has a sweet holiday romance available this holiday season, and I'm excited to learn more about Jill and Homemaker's Christmas. So without further ado.

Hi Jill! Thanks for being with us today. Can you tell us what are you working on now?

My novella, Tinsel and Tea Cakes, is in the final stage of editing. This novella will be included in the Christmas Cookies Series published by The Wild Rose Press. I’m also in the final stages of editing a cozy mystery manuscript.

How fun! I'm looking forward to hearing more about your WIP! What are you reading?

I’m currently reading One for the Money by Janet Evanovich. I love all things mystery and am thoroughly enjoying the first installment of this series.

What are you passionate about?

Literacy – At the moment, STEM is front and center. The value of a STEM curriculum is indisputable. However, literacy is the foundation of everything. Reading comprehension and the ability to communicate in writing impacts success in every other subject.

Now, for the speed round...

eBook, paperback, or audiobook? Dog-eared paperbacks

Favorite season? Colorful, Crisp Fall

Dogs or cats? Cats, Cats, Cats

Night on the town or cozy evening in? Cozy evening in

Favorite fictional world? Gilmore Girls Fall

Stilettos or flipflops or sneakers? Slippers

Cake, cookies, or pie? Chocolate chip cookies

Favorite junk food? Salt and vinegar chips

Favorite thing to do to relax? Nature walks

Beach or mountains? Beach

Thanks for being with us!!

Homemakers’ Christmas
Author: Jill Piscitello
Genre: Sweet Holiday Romance


A recent error in judgement has deposited Cricket Williams, her daughter, and a son spiking a high fever into a homeless shelter. A touch of Christmas magic is sprinkled upon her family when an eccentric volunteer invites them into her New England farmhouse. Blindsided with the proposition of a contractual living arrangement, Cricket is seized with renewed hope for her future.

Boris Glynn is in town visiting his grandmother but harbors a secret that will impact her life and the lives of his dearest friends. Complications arise when he is unable to restrain himself from pursuing his grandmother’s beautiful new neighbor.

As Cricket begins to succumb to Boris’s attention, her new world is shaken by a series of events that have the potential to destroy her plans for a fresh start.

Grab your copy!

About the author:

Jill Piscitello is a teacher, author, and an avid fan of multiple literary genres. Although she divides her reading hours among several books at a time, a lighthearted story offering an escape from the real world can always be found on her nightstand.

A native of New England, Jill lives with her family and three well-loved cats. When not planning lessons or reading and writing, she can be found spending time with her family, trying out new restaurants, traveling, and going on light hikes.

Connect with Jill: Website ~ Twitter  ~ Facebook  Instagram