Category: Abigail’s Books

Hyacinth Excerpt #4 – Girl’s Night Out

Selene had never felt so self-conscious in her life. Lila had managed to talk her into wearing a tiny white skirt with a striking purple top, which looked modest enough from the front, but the back was nearly non-existent, only staying put because of a few well-placed strands that crisscrossed her shoulders. Thank goodness she had long hair. She followed her friends into the … Read More Hyacinth Excerpt #4 – Girl’s Night Out

Hyacinth Excerpt #3 – Midnight Conversation.

Selene couldn’t sleep. Too many thoughts ran around in her head like a dog chasing its tail. And even though she now felt confident she’d be able to keep Maddox out of her dreams, she still was wary. After a hour of tossing and turning, Selene slipped out of bed and tiptoed down the hallway. She paused outside Griffin’s door, and then after a … Read More Hyacinth Excerpt #3 – Midnight Conversation.

My New Bad Habits

Wendy – my editor – and I are about half-way through our first round of content edits for Hyacinth. I will say that so far this is going much smoother than the first round of Blue Violet. With my first book, I had to do a lot of rewriting and adding and moving. Some key plot points – like establishing the tension earlier in … Read More My New Bad Habits

Hyacinth Excerpt #2 – “Rescuing” Selene

To set the scene… Selene is at college on campus trying to study on a bench outside… Picking up her highlighter, Selene tried, yet again, to concentrate on her reading. She’d completed about a chapter when a male voice drew her attention, “Excuse me.” Selene sighed at yet another interruption and looked up to see a boyishly handsome face. Offering a polite but distant … Read More Hyacinth Excerpt #2 – “Rescuing” Selene

Hyacinth Excerpt #2 – "Rescuing" Selene

To set the scene… Selene is at college on campus trying to study on a bench outside… Picking up her highlighter, Selene tried, yet again, to concentrate on her reading. She’d completed about a chapter when a male voice drew her attention, “Excuse me.” Selene sighed at yet another interruption and looked up to see a boyishly handsome face. Offering a polite but distant … Read More Hyacinth Excerpt #2 – "Rescuing" Selene

Hyacinth Book Cover Reveal!!!

I am thrilled with the results. So – without further ado – here is the book cover for Hyacinth!!! I am so excited to finally be able to share the book cover for Hyacinth – Book #2 of the Svatura Series!!!! First to add a little background… When I decided on a title for the first book in the Svatura series – Blue Violet … Read More Hyacinth Book Cover Reveal!!!

Blog Tour Stop #2 – @ All in One Place

November 13th – Stop #2 for my first ever blog tour is at All In One Place by Kirsty! Kirsty is a book blogger who very kindly took a chance on a brand new author and reviewed Blue Violet early on.  She has become an online friend and supporter for my writing. Thanks Kirsty for hosting me on this tour! Kirsty loved my characters in … Read More Blog Tour Stop #2 – @ All in One Place

Blog Tour Stop #1 – @ JadeKerrion.com

November 9th – Stop #1 for my first ever blog tour is at JadeKerrion.com. Jade is a very talented fellow author of Perfection Unleashed and blogger. She has been one of those folks who has been so helpful to me as I find my way through self-publishing, and very kindly hosted my first stop on my blog tour. We did an author spotlight and excerpt … Read More Blog Tour Stop #1 – @ JadeKerrion.com

Hyacinth: Excerpt #1 – Griffin’s Dreams

I am very happy to say that Hyacinth remains on track for publication in February and I think it’s finally time for a teaser excerpt! I can’t believe it’s already time for this. I feel like I only just published Blue Violet. (Which is true, it was released in August). Look for the book cover reveal soon as well as more teasers over the next … Read More Hyacinth: Excerpt #1 – Griffin’s Dreams

And The Winner Is…

The winner of the Hyacinth Name a Character Contest is in. Drum roll please… Finalist #1 – Kelli’s submission of Dez O’Moore won 63% of the votes! Name: Desmond Alexander O’Moore Nicknames: Nicknames include Dez and Alex Description: Hes about 6’2ʺ golden tan hair that waves it long enough to slick back but not past his ears and one piece that always falls into … Read More And The Winner Is…