Tina’s Books

Out-lanta is now available!

Join me in celebrating the release of my latest book, Out-lanta, a Second Chance Novella. You can order it now for you and for your friends at Amazon and iBooks. It’s part of the Magnolias and Moonshine series, where 20 authors (including me) have written stories set in Atlanta, Georgia. Out-lanta begins in Atlanta when […]

Now Available!

Happy, happy hello, I’m writing to you to let you know that my book Jewell, a Second Chance Novel is now available. I’m so excited and hope that you’ll enjoy reading it. I really enjoyed writing it! It was great to be back in Cajun country to romp around the fictional city of Cane, Louisiana, […]

Meet Tina

Tina DeSalvo is a journalist in Southern Louisiana… and she is a Breast Cancer Survivor. While Elli’s story is fictional, it is inspired by Tina’s real emotions and those of the people who fought cancer alongside her. She hopes you find inspiration when you read Elli’s journey in that wonderful, difficult, joyful, and fearful time […]

Elli — A Breast Cancer Survivor

Elli Morenelli has lived through a nightmare and now must conquer her fears to live her dream… Her life could have been over with her breast cancer diagnosis, but Elli had fought it and won. Now through her foundation, she is fighting for other women facing the same nightmare. But the foundation has been thrown […]


RT Booklovers 2017 in Atlanta!

Join Tina DeSalvo at the RT Booklovers Convention in Atlanta, Georgia! The Magnolias and Moonshine authors are hosting a HUGE Country Fair Party for readers during the convention. OH, WHAT FUN! I hope you can attend. If you can’t, I will be including you via Facebook, Instagram and Twitter contests—don’t forget to check in to […]

Three Favorite Christmas Recipes

‘Tis the season for holiday treats! Here are three delicious recipes from Cajun Country, and they’re sure to bring Southern charm to your Christmas celebration. Tanté Izzy’s Pecan Pralines You will find many recipes for pralines, but they are not all the same. This one gets passed around a lot once someone tastes the delicious […]

“Under the Kissing Bough” Christmas Anthology

Features Tina DeSalvo’s new novella, Hunt for Christmas 15 brand-new novellas. 15 best-selling romance authors. A holiday-themed collection like no other. Update: the print version of Under the Kissing Bough is now available at Amazon and local book sellers. Get it today! What happens under the kissing bough doesn’t necessarily stay beneath the kissing bough…. […]

October 2016 Giveaway!

Let’s spread HOPE! This October, I’m donating all my book profits from Elli and Jewell to a cancer center, and one of you gets to decide which one! Plus, Barbara Devlin will donate a Kindle Fire loaded with books from herself and me, including the Christmas anthology The Kissing Bolough. AND, the winner will receive […]