Valerie Clarizio Releases New Romance Novel

Door County author Valerie Clarizio has released a new book, Missing the Crown Jewels.

Missing the Crown Jewels is a romantic suspense story set in a small town in Kentucky. The story revolves around the Kentucky Derby. The blossoming romance between Peyton Crown and Mason ‘Storm’ Starr is sure to warm hearts and have readers pulling for their victory.

After a devastating divorce, Crown is finally surfacing from a dark hole of despair. She finds herself hoping for a new life with Storm, her brother’s best friend.

Storm’s intent is simple: hide in the quiet confines of his best friend’s family horse ranch in Kentucky. The perfect place to sort out his life after walking away from the Army. His solitude is interrupted by his buddy’s little sister.

Clarizio is a multi-published romance novelist. She lives in Door County with her husband and two extremely spoiled cats. She loves to read, write, and spend time at her cabin in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

The eBook version of Missing the Crown Jewels is currently available at all major online outlets (Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Kobo, iTunes, etc.). For more information visit

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