I am thrilled to announce that 5 of my books have been nominated for the 2017 InD’tale RONE Awards! The way these awards work, throughout the year the InD’tale stable of reviewers read and review submitted books. All books that receive a 5-Star review are automatically finalists in their category. All books that receive a 4-Star or 4.5-Star review are nominees which go through … Read More 2017 RONE Awards Nominee
Due to my website being down for 2 weeks, I am extending this contest through May 15th! In April, my fabulous newsletter readers signed up for a contest to name a lead character in my upcoming Legendary Consultants novella, TO THINE OWN ELF BE TRUE. Contestants were given the following description and asked to provide a name. Bonus points for reasons for the name. … Read More VOTE: Choose a Character Name!
I am struggling with choosing a name for my final Shadowcat Nation heroine and I’m looking for some help! Click the link below to vote for your favorite of the names I’ve narrowed it down to.
I’m in the process of submitting my requests/recommendations for the cover for Sarai’s Fortune (Shadowcat Nation #1), and I need to come up with a single line that will go on the cover. Sort of like a tag line. For Andromeda’s Fall the cover line was “Andie is being hunted. To survive she needs a mate.” Below is the blurb I’m submitting for Sarai’s … Read More Sarai’s Fortune – Cover Quote
The awesome folks at Masquerade Crew hold a monthly contest called Cover Wars. I always have fun looking at the various covers submitted for different genre, as well as if one of my favorites wins. For the month of September both the Blue Violet cover and the Svatura Box Set cover are both in the running! Help me out by hoping on to vote. … Read More Cover Wars!
In a recent post, I shared my observations and research concerning book covers. The feedback I got was all over the map. Some look for unusual covers without the hot guy/girl on the cover. Some identify their genre by that hot guy/girl cover type. Originally, it was my idea/decision to go with the flowers for the book covers. I wanted something that was original … Read More New Svatura Covers: Design Options
Release for Black Orchid is coming up fast! I’ll be here before we know it. I’m wrapping up editing with Wendy over the next few weeks. The book cover is done and set for a cover reveal in mid-May. Blog tour is also scheduled. Time to finalize a blurb for the back with my usual request for some input from my awesome readers. Read … Read More Black Orchid Blurb Vote
UPDATE: Congrats to Elizabeth, the winner of the giveaway drawing. Also – the blurb that won the vote was option #3! Thanks for helping me pick! **** Time to finalize the blurb for Andromeda’s Fall. Let’s make this fun and do a giveaway with it. How to Play: Please read the three options below and vote on your favorite and/or leave a comment. Rules: … Read More Andromeda’s Fall Blurb Vote & Giveaway
February 2013 is the Month of Hyacinth! Here’s another fun little game as part of the festivities leading up to the release of book #2 of the Svatura series – Hyacinth… Game: Vote on the Hottest Hero in Blue Violet Prize: Signed paperback copy of Hyacinth! (to be mailed within 10 days of Hyacinth release) How to win: Comment on this post or on my Facebook … Read More Blue Violet: Who’s the Hottest Hero?
Update 10/22 Voting closed. For details on the winner click here. **** Time to vote on the winner!!! A huge thank you to all the people who submitted ideas for the Hyacinth Name a Character Contest (more details here for a review of the contest). I had a ton of fun reading through these and picturing each name and description with the character I have in … Read More Vote On Your Favorite Finalist (Hyacinth Name a Character Contest)