So, I am sure somewhere along the way, I mentioned that I am also a bit of a writer myself. I know I don’t mention much around here about things outside of books and book blogging, but see, I figured this fits because it is about a book, right?
A little while back I had been invited to submit a short story for an anthology. It was an Indie Author Anthology put together by another indie author, and the theme was young adult paranormal. Well, I sat back, looked around and went, “Well, wait. Technically, my newest novel project fits that genre, so let’s see what I can do.” Read more...(490 words, estimated 1:58 mins reading time)
Title: Forevermore Author: Cindy Miles Publisher: Point Publication Date: June 25, 2013 Page Count: 288 Where I got it: ARCycling Where you can get it: Amazon How much: List Price 9.99 Format I read it in: Print ARC
Title: For Whom The Spell Tolls Author: HP Mallory Publication Date: January 12, 2013 Page Count: 244 Where I got: Borrowed on Nook Where you can get it: Amazon How much: Ebook 3.99 Format I read it in: Ebook
A war between The Resistance and the Netherworld,
A vampire who isn’t all that he appears,
And the ultimate price that must be paid.
Dulcie O’Neil thought her luck couldn’t get much worse but it’s about to get a whole lot worse. Read more...(540 words, 1 image, estimated 2:10 mins reading time)
Since I published my first novel, The Problem with Power, several people have asked me how to write a novel and get it published. The truth is that I’ve written one book in my life, total. I don’t have any brilliant insights, and I certainly don’t have any real connections that can make anyone else the next great American novelist. That’s all I can offer is my experience, and whether that’s of any value is up to you. Read more...(612 words, 2 images, estimated 2:27 mins reading time)
WARNING: This book definitely contains content not suitable for younger audiences. There are very definite sex scenes that are very descriptive, and the language and violence is not suitable for younger readers
Book Description(Taken from Amazon.com Release Date: February 28, 2012
Amanda Hocking is an indie publishing sensation whose self-published novels have sold millions of copies all over the world. Step into the world of the Trylle, and prepare to be enchanted….
When Wendy Everly first discovers the truth about herself—that she’s a changeling switched at birth—she knows her life will never be the same. Now she’s about to learn that there’s more to the story… Read more...(534 words, 1 image, estimated 2:08 mins reading time)
Beatrice Alexander, telekinetic special agent, is still adjusting to life among the F.R.E.A.K.S. while wiping out zombies and other supernatural threats. When Bea learns about her “special assignment” investigating a series of human disappearances with Oliver Montrose, her gorgeous but annoying vampire co-worker, she reluctantly agrees to go undercover.
Disguised as a married couple, they infiltrate the gothic vamp scene in Dallas. While sniffing out clues, Oliver’s convincing public—and not so public—displays of affection have Bea swooning in her bustier and fishnets. Read more...(944 words, 4 images, estimated 3:47 mins reading time)
Falling in love, baking a magical cake, fighting an evil necromancer—it’s all in a day’s work for Audrey Oliver, seventeen-year-old witch-in-training. When her mother goes missing and her mysterious “cousin” shows up out of the blue, Audrey knows something’s gone horribly, dangerously wrong. Now it’s up to her to get her own magical powers up to speed before everyone she loves is destroyed by the sorcerer intricately connected to her mother’s secret past.
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Mortal women surrender to Dante’s seductions. He is a Drone, an immortal who feeds off their lifeforce energy—the chi that keeps his kind alive. When his dimension is on the edge of destruction, Dante must seek the help of one special woman.
Haley Moore is a Sha Warrior—a mortal with excess lifeforce energy. She has always had a strong attraction to Dante and when they meet again he thinks luck is on his side because his quota of chi energy would be obtained after one scorching scene with this mortal. But the problem is that he is overwhelmingly attracted to her and once with this woman won’t be enough. Read more...(958 words, 3 images, estimated 3:50 mins reading time)
Title: Dark Promise
Author: Julia Crane & Talia Jager
Release date: July 28, 2012
Age Group/Genre: YA fantasy/paranormal
*This is a mature YA. Due to sexual content and some language it is not recommended for younger teens.
Book Description for DARK PROMISE:
Rylie has it all – great friends, dream boy, loving family. But on the eve of her sixteenth birthday, her perfect little world shatters. A stranger claiming to be her real mother appears with a secret: Rylie is a faery whose powers will be unleashed on her birthday. Captured and forced into a new life, Rylie struggles to keep everything she loves and discovers a terrifying truth: some promises cannot be broken.
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