Local flavor permeates my forthcoming novel, Can’t Buy Me Love, and a lot of that flavor comes straight from the garden! To celebrate the return to gardening this spring and my book’s availability for pre-order on Kindle, I joined the Authors in Bloom blog hop. Participating in the hop enters you for a chance to win an e-reader of your choice (Kindle or Nook) and a $25 gift certificate for compatible ebooks! I am also giving away a beautiful Amy Butler tote for participants here at Writing Like a Mother. In My Garden I live and set my books in Durham, North Carolina, which was just declared the South’s Tastiest Town by Southern Living Magazine. Durham has a rich, diverse, and creative local food…