Hello Book Lovers of Bloglandia! The past several weeks have been a crazy writing time of feeling the usual holiday frazzle, of getting things all in order for the release of Fangs a Million while also getting things ready for the release of another book (more on that in a tick), while also writing a … Continue reading Do You Believe in (Book) Magic? – Cover Reveal & Sample
Hello Book (and Dragon) Lovers of Bloglandia! I feel sorry for all the book retailers out there because today, they've just had a dragon land on their shelves. That's right, today is Release Day for Fangs a Million, the third book in my Circus of Unusual Creatures series that features Duncan, Deadliest Dragon in the West... … Continue reading The Dragon Detective Sleuths Again! (NEW BOOK RELEASE & 99c SALE)
Hello Book (and Dragon) Lovers of Bloglandia! So, I've got a book coming out pretty darn soon...next week, in fact. Yes, that means this post and next week's posts are going to be brimming over with self-promotion and "buy my book" messages. Sorry. These things happen in an author blog. But this week's post is … Continue reading Have You Ever Wanted to Take a Dragon on a Test Drive?
Happy (almost) Thanksgiving, Bloglandia! Just a super quick post since many of my American readers will be preparing to stuff their faces soon (not sure how that's different than any other day in the US, but...). Anyway...here in the US we're heading into a long weekend that might involve loitering around airports, taking long rides … Continue reading Happy Books-Giving!
Hello Humor-Seeking Humans! It book review time, and I know I'm a bit early for my monthly reading round up (the official one is coming next week), but I'm also a bit late with this review as I read the book way back in early May. Yes, it's a bit of time paradox! Anyway, A … Continue reading Cat Chess Anyone? A Melee of Mages (Book Review)
Reading. It should be a means of escape. A way to unwind after a long day of reality. A way to curl up with a tasty beverage and relax. It's not! It's a means to win things and to beat out the competition!!! Well, in the summer anyway. Summer Reading Programs - Bring it On!! … Continue reading Throwing Down the Reading Gauntlet
Despite what some folks may believe writing is a lot of work. There's the writing of course which requires research and longs hours of typing or scrawling, there's the revising which is daunting to say the very least and then there's the promoting which sometimes feels as effective as banging your head against a wall. … Continue reading Promoting Your Book: Book Trailers
We've made it to the twelfth labor! But let's not linger over celebrations, let's see what Herc has to face this time and how I worked the labor in The Trials of Hercules: Book One of the Osteria Chronicles.... Hercules's Twelfth Labor in Mythology Eurystheus may have meant it as an insult when he told … Continue reading Behind the Book: Hercules’s Twelfth Labor