Author Interview with Nancy Christie

How long have you been writing? I started in second grade, and except for a few “life intermissions,” I haven’t stopped writing since then! In terms of being a professional writer, I started my career writing for newspapers and magazines in the mid-eighties, branched into corporate work in the nineties and published by first book, […]

Book Excerpt The Kidnapping of Senator Andy Thompson

Senators Andy Thompson and Hunt Wagner lead the way in a spirited debate on a new health care bill and whether or not to stop President Robinson and Secretary Von Schumann from sending troops to Botswana. A real adventure begins when Senator Thompson is kidnapped and Brian Travors, the Deputy Assistant Secretary of State is […]

Release Blitz: Seduction en Pointe

How long have you been writing? I’ve always been a writer – I come from a family of artists and poets, and storytelling just sort of went along with that. My mom taught creative writing classes for kids, so I put it officially around eight, but unofficially forever. Professionally, I’ve been writing fiction since about […]

Book Tours: Book Excerpt Dark Dawn over Steep House

Book Excerpt THERE WAS A message engraved in the locket.          To my darling Siddy with all my heart.          The glass was cracked, but I did not need to read the flowing Connie to know that the picture was of my mother. And – not for the first time – I wondered that I […]

Guest Post The Hunter

Writing Makes You Better A title like that may sound a tad conceited, like writing “makes you better than everyone else around you”. That’s not the sentiment behind the title at all. Instead, it means that writing makes you (the writer) a better version of yourself. (I’m a firm believer in Hemingway’s words: “There is […]

Finding Secrets Blog Tour

Book Excerpt ‘Welcome to Mallow Court,’ I say, my smile a little forced. It’s a week since the Churchley-Thursley wedding debacle, and I’ve yet to put it fully behind me. Though Mrs Fairchild has made no noises about sacking me, I have an irritating gnaw inside me that won’t go away. Have I put everything […]

Book Excerpt Poisoned Iris

Book Excerpt Difference Is Not a Crime Five words above a painting. Nothing more, nothing less. It shouldn’t have that much impact on my life, yet this sentence had been in the back of my head since the first time I’d seen it in my fourteenth year. That was the day I finally had been […]

Book Excerpt Third Party

Book Excerpt “So, the confluence of my thinking is this: I plan to take the majority of my personal wealth and use it to support third-party activities. In fact, I plan to start a new political party.” There was a stunned silence. “I don’t mean to burst your bubble,” K.C. finally said, shaking her head, […]

Promo Post Blood of Stars and Gods

About the Book Forever does not go on unchanged. Caitriona Hayden’s destiny as the Dracopraesi dragon’s North Star is no clearer to her than it was weeks ago. However, Cait’s eternal future seems a minor concern while the vengeful elves continue taunting the dragons, now using violence against the human population in their desire for […]

Promo Post Graham and Giveaway

Book Excerpt I’m coasting through town and hit the red light right beside the damn grocery store. Off in the distance, I spot a girl getting out of a powder-blue car. “Son of a …” Beeep! Yeah, some asshole behind me is honking because the light’s green. I flip him off and turn into the […]