Blurb *smirk*. Okay enough of my silliness! 😛
So here is the latest author news (including a few brand spanking new releases) and i’m doing a different kind of Halloween Trick Or Treat “treat, since tomorrow is my official Bargain Post day, I figured I’d find us some “Halloweenish” book bargains to post, today.
Oh yeah!! And there’s a giveaway, too! 😀
LATEST AUTHOR NEWS:
- Author Gail McHugh was interviewed in Publishers Weekly earlier this month, where she divulged her “writing start”, her indie marketing and subsequent book success along with her books (Collide & Pulse) being picked up by Atria (Simon & Schuster). Her writing world has changed, and she lets us in on that, too! (Check out my review of “Collide“)
- Author Tijan’s Fallen Crest Public (Fallen Crest Series) <— is up for PRE-ORDER!!!
- Sarah Fawkes just announced her “new adult” book (Breathe into Me) is up for PRE-ORDER, too!! What a GORGEOUS cover!
- Author Jennifer Foor just posted the blurb for book #2 entitled “Replace Me” which will be released on November 10th 2013 (after Repair Me (Kin Series Book 1)
- Author Summer Walden just posted the book cover of her upcoming release “Better”!! This is book #2 after taboo-thrill “Good” (see my review here – it put me in a frenzy!!)
- Congratulations to author Chelsea M. Cameron!! She made multiple best sellers lists with her latest release, Sweet Surrendering She says:
“So yesterday I got some news from my agent that not ONLY did Sweet Surrendering make the USA Today Bestseller List at #45, but I ALSO made the New York Times at #16 on the ebook list and #21 for the combined ebook and print list!!! I am OVER THE MOON, PEOPLE.”
- Author Karina Halle discusses one of my favorite series EVER (Experiment in Terror) with publisher, Piaktus.
- Author Nicole Edwards just announced on her Facebook page that her upcoming novella Holidays with the Walker Brothers in her Alluring Indulgence series will in fact, be a full length book, instead! Plus, they’re putting it on sale:
“Holidays with the Walker Brothers – Will now be Alluring Indulgence Novel #4 and NOT a Novella, Nicole just couldn’t stop writing!!So, this is how it affects all you wonderful fans:As Nicole’s Christmas gift and to show her appreciation to all her fans , we are still offering this Novel for the limited time price. SO GO GET IT NOW!!!!!!But since its now a Novel, It always be available. HOWEVER, on January 1st, 2014 it changes back to her normal novel price So take advantage of the Limited time – We love our fans price!!!!!”
- Congratulations to author Kylie Scott for this amazing news (author of some of my favorites like Flesh <— ZOMBIES!!! and Lick: Stage Dive 1)!! Her rock star series has just been picked up by “Macmillan” and you can read the entire announcement here. You can read my reviews here: Flesh and Lick (I loved ’em both – super sexy-steamy!).
A four-book series, each novel is centered on a rock star hero in the fictional band Stage Dive.The Macmillan Group will update the eBook cover of Lick, which they plan to publish in print in May 2014. The second book, Play, will be published in eBook in April 2014 and in print in August 2014, with the third and fourth in the series to follow in the months after.
- Congratulations to author Ryan Winfield for his new contract with Atria Books (Simon & Schuster) for his hit Jane’s Melody: A Novel. (see my review). He announced the big news here:
“… you can imagine it’s a huge day for me to be able to announce my new partnership with Atria Books, an imprint of Simon and Schuster. Atria is now the proud publisher of JANE’S MELODY, as well as two other titles to be released in 2014.”
- Ryan Winfield also sent over a little tidbit for our Halloween pleasure!
I prefer classic horror films, so my list of five favorites would likely be this:
- Author Cassie Leo (author of Relentless (Shattered Hearts) is having a 20,000 likes giveaway on her Facebook page!! t’s almost over so go to enter!
- Author K.A. Tucker (author of Ten Tiny Breaths: A Novel) is having a contest too!!!! Lots of stuff to win here —> signed copies of her books, an awesome doodle from Christina! Check it out!
- Author Jessica Sorensen posted a teaser for her upcoming Cinder X book!
A few new releases (thanks to Sarah for pointing many of these out)!
- Dark Universe (The Universe Series) by Devon Herrera <— 2 people, dark pasts…
- Unexpected Chance (Chance #1) by Joanne Schwehm <— “The unexpected happens and Alex becomes more than just an inspiration to Aubrey, but a misunderstanding leaves her heartbroken. Before an opportunity arises to straighten things out, tragedy strikes, and Aubrey’s world is turned upside down.”
- Drive Me Crazy (Girl Next Door) by C.C. Wood <— looks like a love triangle!
- REBEL, a New Adult Romance Novel (The Rebel Series) by Elle Casey <— well the cover says a lot to me. 😉
- Ignite (Explosive) by Tessa Teevan <— “…grieving the loss of her husband, twenty-seven year old Alexa Sullivan Tate is headed back to her hometown after a decade of being away. She has no idea her high school crush, Jace McAllister, the guy who stole her heart the same night that he broke it, is more than ready to pick up the pieces.“
- Alex by Adam J. Nikolai <—- full length and TONS of amazing reviews!!!!! EEEEEP I want it!!! “Alex was Ian’s five-year-old son: brilliant, earnest, and compassionate. He is dead now, but Ian can’t let him go.“
- Wilderness (Short Story) (Kindle Single) by Dean Koontz <—
- Darkness Under the Sun (Novella): A Tale of Suspense by Dean Koontz <—
- The Devil’s Metal (Devils) by Karina Halle <— (P.S. She’s having a HUGE deal going on right now, in the bulk of her books!)
- The Devil’s Reprise by Karina Halle
- Darkfever (book #1): The Fever Series by Karen Marie Moning <— This is book #1, but each book in the entire series is on sale right now and it’s one of my most favorite series in the world. Scary AND intense alpha-romance!!!
- The Shining by Stephen King <— Ryan’s favorite movie (in book format)!!
- The Neighbors by Ania Ahlborn <— tons of reviews for it, too! “The only thing worse than Drew’s squalid new digs and sullen new roommate is the envy he feels for the house next door: a picture-perfect suburban domicile straight out of Norman Rockwell, with a couple of happy householders to match. But the better acquainted he gets with his new neighbors—especially the sweet and sexy Harlow Ward—the more he suspects unspeakable darkness beyond the white picket fence.“
- The Remaining by D.J. Molles <— (and this one has the most amount of most awesome reviews of ’em all, so far). Plus there are THREE more books after it, and they too, are on sale right now! And all of ’em have crazy amounts of great reviews! Oh I think I have been missing out big time with this one! “In a steel-and-lead-encased bunker 20 feet below the basement level of his house, a soldier waits for his final orders. On the surface, a plague ravages the planet, infecting over 90% of the populace.“
- First Activation: A Post Apocalyptic Thriller by D.A. Wearmouth <— full length, good review. And oooooh look: “HARRY and his brother JACK are on an airline flight, headed for a wild weekend-a ritual they have enjoyed every May since leaving the army. The trip takes a terrifying turn when they land in New York to find that JFK airport is almost deserted“
- Deadlocked – Complete First Series, Books 1 – 4 by A.R. Wise <—- the entire series bundled and fantastic reviews for this one, too! “David is forced to travel home to his family through the zombie apocalypse. In his struggle, he will put into motion events that will eventually help to reveal the secret to how the plague began.”
- Edgar Allan Poe: 10 Creepiest Stories (Illustrated) (The Raven, The Black Cat, The Tell-Tale Heart, The Pit and the Pendulum, The Fall of the House of Usher)
- After the Virus by Meghan Ciana Doidge <— ahhh and here’s one for the social rebuild? “After the virus decimates 99.9% of the world’s population, and all traces of humanity along with it, Rhiannon and Will are forced to move beyond their past fame, fortune, and personal demons to rescue a mute girl from the clutches of two warring cults.“