Our Lady of the Roses

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Janetta’s a snobby fashionista who thinks Bob’s a gnocchi—a pale, doughy nerd.

When they travel to Rome together, what could possibly go wrong? More

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About Janice Lane Palko

Janice Lane Palko has been a professional writer for 20 years. The author of four novels, she recently released her newest romantic suspense, Most Highly Favored Daughter. During her career, she has written everything from greeting cards to web content and has taught several classes at the Allegheny County Community College from Building English skills to creative and memoir writing.

She is currently on the staff of the website Popular Pittsburgh and has been the executive editor of Northern Connection and Pittsburgh 55+ magazines, where she also contributed to the editorial content, writing her own column and numerous features. Palko has also been a columnist with the North Hills News Record and regularly contributes articles to St. Anthony Messenger magazine.

In addition, she has worked as a freelance writer for Krol Media, which was recently honored for being one of Pittsburgh’s fastest growing businesses. She has written press releases, articles, profiles and marketing literature for a variety of clients from physicians to film producers to non-profits and hotel chains.

Palko has had numerous articles published in publications such as The Reader’s Digest, Guideposts for Teens, Woman’s World, The Christian Science Monitor, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review and The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Her works have been featured in the books A Cup of Comfort for Inspiration, A Cup of Comfort for Expectant Mothers, and Chicken Soup for the Single’s Soul.

A graduate of Union Institute & University with a B.A. in Writing & Literature, Palko has won several awards for her writing including the prestigious Amy Foundation Award of Merit. Her writings have also garnered accolades at the The Kent State Writer's Conference, and she has been selected as Writer of the Month by Oatmeal Studio greeting cards.

Her first novel, a romantic dramedy called St. Anne's Day, is set in Pittsburgh can be best described as Cheers meets The Taming of the Shrew.

Her second novel, A Shepherd's Song, is a Christmas story that will fill your heart with Christmas cheer.

Her third novel, Cape Cursed, is a romantic suspense, set on the Outer Banks of North Carolina.

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Kalondu reviewed on June 24, 2020

Oooh, my, what a great book..... Again, for the second time, Janice didn't disappoint. I have travelled to Rome, enjoyed the fountains and done the pilgrimage and visited all those churches and savoured the meals while tucked nicely, back here in Kenya. That's how good her description is, and story telling.... I have prayed together with Janetta, and even hoped for my little San Giuseppe miracle 😊😊. Our lady of the roses, is a great read....and a comical one..... The times I laughed out so loudly by myself, soo many..... And for those who are catholics, it will get you falling more deeply in love with our beautiful faith and traditions..... Honestly, after the last page, I fell into prayer..... That's how much the book got me, my heart, my soul my everything.... Love love loved it... Janice, I cannot wait for the next one, and the next and the next.
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