I picked up the stool that had been knocked over in the commotion and l... Read more of this blog post »
If you can't wait until Crystal Kingdom hits the shelves on August 4th, you can read the first three chapters now at Wattpad: here. You can also check out the Pinte... Read more of this blog post »
Happy 3rd Book Birthday to Pushing the Limits!
On July 31st, it will be 3 years since Echo and Noah entered the world and forever changed my life.
Also, Breaking the Rules began during this week in July:
My younger brother, Jacob, inherited my father’s eyes and my mother’s smile. I... Read more of this blog post »
Stay up-to-date with my releases, giveaways and other news by following me on Goodreads. Lucian Bane
Here is the details of the giveaways, good luck!
AVENUE OF SPIES
A True Story of Terror, Espionage, and
One American Family’s Heroic Resistance
in Nazi-Occupied Paris
Crown; August 4, 2015
Q. How did you first come to hear about the remarkable Jackson family?
A. I had been in Paris, my favorite city, and was... Read more of this blog post »
Un.Wavering will be finished by July 31st, but it may not show up on Amazon until August 1st or 2nd.... Read more of this blog post »
There’s more to being an author than writing books. Writing new stories is the fun part. The publication process is asometimes painful learning experience, but the real torture comes around the release of each new novel.
I’m talking, of course, about marketing and promotion, Even for an attention...Read more of this blog post »
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Creativ Minds has a great new promotional schedule and price list, so if you’re looking for promotional opportunities, take a look at Sidney Lowell’s promo below.
Sid has always been a most willing and professional person to business with and I can highly recommend his services.
Thanks a mill dolls! Read more of this blog post »
I’m thrilled to announce I’ll be doing a Virtual Signing for the release of MADAME X this October with Schuler Books.
Please place your order by Friday, September 4th!
Signed, personalized copies are available to both U.S. and international readers. Readers outside of North America will need...Read more of this blog post »
Well, those are the words to a very old Dolly Parton song, but that what Scarlett believes. Now, I know you’re waiting impatiently for DERAILED, so Ithought I’d share some of Rival and Scarlett’s thoughts with you.
If you haven’t read The Other Woman – A betrayed wife...Read more of this blog post »
I had a dream the other night. All my friends were angry with me. I kept trying to fix things, but justmade everything worse.
No place feels like home lately except being alone on my couch. Everywhere is empty. I don’t want to be here, so I go out. I don’t want to be there, so I go home. I feel t...Read more of this blog post »
Growing up, I was in the Boy Scouts and we spent a lot of time outdoors learning new skills. I can sharpen a blade, start a fire and build a shelter without any worries.
I use to joke that I was the perfect boyfriend because I knew how to tie knots and I was always prepared.
Today, I’d bet th...Read more of this blog post »
About the Book
“Our Dragon doesn’t eat the girls he takes, no matter what stories they tell outside our valley. We hear them sometimes, from travelers passing through. They talk as though we were doing human sacrifice, and he were a real dragon. Of course that’s not true: he may be a wizard and...Read more of this blog post »
I bought these five incredible vintage YA books at a used bookstore in Cape May. I’m going to tell you what they’re about. Before I read them.
Aspiring hard-rock goddess Janie Tonight is mortified when her bandmate Mike Good hits his head on a drainpipe and shows up at Battle of the Bands with...Read more of this blog post »
Ready. Set. WRITE! is a summer writing intensive hosted byAlison Miller,Jaime Morrow,Erin Funk,Elodie Nowodazkij,andKatie Upperman.It takes place between now and the 31st August.
1. How I did on last week’s goals
I dealt with the emails that had piled up over the weekend, and the Pitch to Publicati... Read more of this blog post »
Do funny books get short shrift when award season comes ah-knockin’? It’s not a ridiculous notion. After all, the Oscars are notorious for consistently promoting and lauding saddy sad performances and films over their funnier contemporaries. So I took a gander at some of the recent winners of the...Read more of this blog post »
There’s a new interview with me out today from Fantasy-Faction. I talked with the illustrious Dan Hanks — a stand-up guy if there ever was one — aboutThe Venusian Gambit, finishing off theDaedalusseries, and what comes next.
I’ve had to kind of tiptoe around that last bit in a number of interviews...Read more of this blog post »
Janet Napolitano is one of three subjects I've selected for my entry into this inaugural event, showcasing the work of ten... Read more of this blog post »
This weekend’sPizza ToppingsatCorner Pizza:
Jalapeños/Extra Cheese *
* For thisweek’s pizza, I agreed to moitiéjalapeños, moitiéextra cheese (that is, half and half), so my husband wouldn’t have to wait for years – or forever – to choosejalapeños.
I...Read more of this blog post »
What does this mean? Well, first off, it's means brand ne... Read more of this blog post »
Thank you so much for hosting me on your blog today, and sharing my newest release with your readers!
Stirring Up Dirty was a lot of fun to write. Great and enjoyable characters, stubborn as all get-out... Read more of this blog post »
Professor Tom Simmonsat the University of South Dakota just published a great law review article titledWhat Zombies Can Teach Law Students: Popular Text Inclusion in Law and Literature, 66 Mercer L. Rev. 729 (2015). Drawing on popular works such asThe Walking Dead andWorld War Z, Simmons shows ho...Read more of this blog post »
I'm so excited to announce the official release date for The Flesh of War, book one in my newest trilogy, as August 7th! I'm sending the book to beta readers today, and looking forward to their final feedback. As soon as I have a cover I will post that here. Since this series follows a rock troll...Read more of this blog post »
Advance reader copies of A WISH UPON JASMINE have been SENT! If you were signed up for the list, check your email inbox now to see if you were among the names drawn. (And check your spam filters, which often catch these.) If you weren’t, I am very sorry but don’t despair! The book is coming very...Read more of this blog post »
Hillary Clinton testifying on the Sept. 11, 2012, Benghazi attack
NEW YORK – A member of the independent Citizens’ Commission on Benghazi believes the Obama administration positioned arms dealer Marc Turi to take the fall for illicit arms deals to Libya orchestrated in 2011 by Secretary of State...Read more of this blog post »
C O V E R
R E V E A L
The Island by Clarissa Johal
“Exploring a remote island can sometimes get you into trouble.
Especially when you stumble upon a cave and awaken two demons.
Emma Keller’s estranged grandmother has been missing for seven years. Emma journeys to her grandmother’s private isl...Read more of this blog post »
CLICK HERE for the recipe:Stuffed S’mores Cookies.
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It was a night of fancy dresses and fabulous acceptance speeches and this year, they even did a romance story especially for the Rita's that was read aloud by a variety of best se... Read more of this blog post »
you in his stead?” Mandrean inquired.
“I am General Tathbar, my lord. I am his number two…his
“I am familiar with the concept of a number two, Tathbar. You
are insolent as I recall, but Gramlick must see something in you.
So go ahead, gi... Read more of this blog post »
Roberto Bolaño wrote that Alan Pauls was “one of the best living Latin American writers”—curious readers unacquainted with Pauls’s work might begin with his new novel A History of Money desolate, delighted history of our impermanent valuations.
while our love
Richard M Knittle... Read more of this blog post »
In the TV show Seinfeld, there is an episode titled “The Contest.” The contest is all about who can refrain from masturbation the longest. One of Jerry’s lines is: ‘We have to do it. It’s part of our lifestyle.’
Seinfeld is correct. It is part of our lifesty...Read more of this blog post »
I’m so excited about this for a couple reasons. You know, besides the obvious. Let’s see…The story came in at just under 350 pages. Yay! It could have been longer, but I have the third book in the series to finish so I have to hold some stuff back for that one. Another reason I’m doing the happy...Read more of this blog post »
Published on June 15, 2015
Genres: Contemporary, New Adult, Romance
That’s me—Tingly Simmons—athlete, foreign-language major, professor lover, obsessed idiot girl. Definitely not a frat rat or sorority slut. I’ve never even played beer pong.Read more of this blog post »
I ditched the vapid, soulless h...
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