Category: Announcements

Sneak Peek at Future Projects

Guest Post Re-Post: Originally posted 10/4/2013 on Curling Up With A Good Book as a guest post. Part of my Crimson Dahlia blog tour organized by Paranormal Cravings. ***** It’s hard for me to believe that it’s only been one year since I released my debut novel, Blue Violet, the first book of the Svatura series. From that moment to this, it’s been a complete whirlwind of … Read More Sneak Peek at Future Projects

Crimson Dahlia Book Blog Tour!!!

I am very excited to announce my first big book blog tour!!! I’ve done a few small tours which I really enjoyed, but I discovered that I don’t have enough time or a wide-enough book blogger network to set up a larger tour. So I reached out to Paranormal Cravings who offer organizing book blog tours as a service for authors. I have been … Read More Crimson Dahlia Book Blog Tour!!!

Crimson Dahlia Now Available on Amazon Kindle!!!!

I am so excited to announce that Crimson Dahlia (Book #3 of the Svatura Series) is now available on Amazon Kindle! Click here to get your copy today: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00EPJBTSE!!! If you haven’t had a chance to read the first two books, Blue Violet and Hyacinth, click here for links to purchase at any of the following vendors: Amazon Kindle, Print, Apple, Smashwords, Sony eReader, Kobo,  and … Read More Crimson Dahlia Now Available on Amazon Kindle!!!!

Crimson Dahlia Cover Reveal

I am so excited to finally be able to share the book cover for Hyacinth – Book #3 of the Svatura Series!!!! I’ve blogged about my book cover/title process before (click here). The book covers for this series have some specific elements: the flower, the title meaning, the swirlies in the background. Below are the covers for books 1 & 2 in the series … Read More Crimson Dahlia Cover Reveal

Blue Violet Wins Bronze at the IPPYs!!!

I am thrilled to announce that Blue Violet – my debut novel and the first book of the Svatura series – won Bronze in the Best Sci-Fi/Fantasy/Horror eBook category at the Independent Publisher Book Awards (IPPYs) for 2013!!!!! I am beyond thrilled and honored to have placed! Click here to see more details: http://www.independentpublisher.com Almost 2,500 independent authors and publishers participated, submitting over 5,300 entries … Read More Blue Violet Wins Bronze at the IPPYs!!!

HYACINTH is Now Available!!!!

I am so excited to announce that Hyacinth – book #2 of the Svatura series – is now available on Amazon Kindle! Click here to get your copy today: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00BK9TMCC!!! If you haven’t had a chance to read Blue Violet – book #1 of the series – it is now FREE in digital format on Amazon Kindle, Barnes & Noble Nook, and Smashwords. The print version … Read More HYACINTH is Now Available!!!!

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!!!

‘Tis the Season to Give

UPDATE 1/1/13: I sold 72 books in December and have now given a nice even $100 to First Book plus another $20 anonymous donation which equates to 48 new books for kids in need. I didn’t quite make my goal of $300 – but still made a difference which was entirely the point. Thank you for all your support!   Date(s): December 1-31, 2012 Details: … Read More ‘Tis the Season to Give

Book Blog Tour – November 9-15

Book Blog Tour: November 9-15 Free Kindle Promo (Blue Violet): November 16-18 I am so excited to announce my very first book blog tour! For those of you not familiar, this is the virtual version of a book store tour. Various other book bloggers host me for a day. The types of posts can range from author interviews, to excerpts, to anything I want … Read More Book Blog Tour – November 9-15

Blue Violet Is Finally Here!!!

Finally, finally, finally the day has come…. Blue Violet is now available at amazon.com/dp/B009084KV8!!! If you read it and like it, please tell your friends. If you like it and are feeling generous with your time, please post a review on Amazon. Or if you have any feedback at all, feel free to post on any of my author pages. I’d love to hear what you … Read More Blue Violet Is Finally Here!!!