- 9/27: Interview at Penguin.com
- 9/27: Interview at All Things Urban Fantasy (giveaway)
- 9/28: Guest Post on the Grave Witch Cover at Literary Escapisim (contest for $10 giftcard)
- 9/29: Interview with Scifi Guy (giveaway)
- 9/29: Mini-interview with UF author Suzane Johnson. Also featured on Tor.com
- 9/29: Interview on Obfuscation of Reality. (Win a signed copy of GRAVE WITCH!)
- 9/30: Guest Post on "Magic in Modernity" Reading with Tequillia (giveaway)
- 10/4: Guest Post on "Folklore in Fiction" Dark Faerie Tales ($10 giftcard giveaway)
- 10/5: Guest post on "Top 5 ways to spend release day" on my fabulous agent Lucienne Diver's Blog
- 10/5: Release Party at Bitten by Books ($50 amazon giftcard)
- 10/6: Interview at The Qwillery (giveaway)
- 10/7: RT Book Reviews article on the land of the dead and grave sight
- 10/7: Interview at Smexy Books
- 10/8: Interview at Sizzling Hot Books (giveaway)
- 10/12: Interview at Fiction Kingdom
- 10/16: Guest post on "Can Death be a hero?" at Fresh Fiction (giveaway)
- 10/26: Guest post on Ghost Stories Fang-tastic Fiction (giveaway)
January 31, 2012 I have a lot of news today. First up, the US and UK covers for GRAVE MEMORY have been unveiled on the blog and on the Alex Craft page. Make sure to check them out--they are my favorite so far! And speaking of books to come THIRD BLOOD has a release month. It will be hitting shelves this August. Also, readers in the UK, Australia, and New Zealand, GRAVE DANCE hits shelves on 2/2/12. I hope you'll check it out! And finally, to wrap up this news post, Faith Hunter and I will be signing together next month. Scroll down to the appearances for more info. Also note that I'll be at Mysticon at the end of the Month. Busy times ahead!
December 19, 2011 Hallo Deutschland! DER KUSS DER EWIGKEIT wird offiziell heute veröffentlicht! -- or in English: Hello Germany! The Kiss of Eternity is officially released today!. (The Kiss of Eternity is the German edition of ONCE BITTEN, the first Novel of Haven.) This is my first foreign language release!
December 9, 2011 Today GRAVE WITCH officially hit shelves in the UK! This is my very first overseas release. The second Alex Craft novel, GRAVE DANCE, is scheduled to be released in the UK on February 2, 2012.
October 6, 2011 This probably doesn't belong in the news section, but I'm having a fangasm, so I have to share. Felicia Day (Actress/Writer/and all around awesome geek) gave glowing 5 star reviews for the first two Alex Craft novels. Here is her review for GRAVE WITCH and for GRAVE DANCE. I'm so giddy right now.
October 2, 2011 I'm thrilled to announce that GRAVE WITCH won the Maggie Award for Excellence in the Paranormal Catagory!
September 30, 2011 The third Alex Craft novel has an official name. It will be called GRAVE MEMORY. More info to come soon.
July 14, 2011 I just found out that GRAVE DANCE hit the USA TODAY BESTSELLER list! Thank you so much everyone who picked up a book, who blogged about it, and/or who told a friend! I can barely believe it! Thank you, thank you!
June 15, 2011: I'll be having my release party for GRAVE DANCE during the Fantastical Mystery Tour on July 9th at the B&N on Forest Drive. This huge, 5 author event will have two panels, a question and answer session, goodies, a signing, and door prizes--including a FREE NOOK (or equivalent gift card)! I hope you'll be able to drop in! I'd love to see you. More Info
March 15, 2011 An excerpt of GRAVE DANCE has now been posted. Click here to read it now and check back on the 15th of each month between now and the book's release for extended excerpts.
March 9, 2011 GRAVE WITCH hs been nominated for "Best Novel with Strong Romantic Elements" for 2010 at The Romance Reviews! Please stop by and vote!
March 1, 2011 Audio and Foreign sales: German rights for the first two Alex Craft novels and the first two Novels of Haven were recently sold (more information). Also French rights for Once Bitten were sold by Bell Bridge Books. Penguin UK has picked up the UK/ANZ rights to the first two Alex Craft novels (more info to come). Audible has picked up the audio rights to the first three Novels of Haven and Tantor Media has picked up the audio rights to the first three Alex Craft novels (more info to come). I’m very excited to be working with these amazing houses and that the books will be reaching readers in these new languages and formats.
November 1, 2010 The launch of the new Alex Craft series was amazing. GRAVE WITCH debuted on the Bookscan Bestselling Fantasy list at #14, it hit #6 on the Barnes and Noble bestselling mass market fantasy list, #10 on the Borders bestselling fantasy list, and #36 on the Barnes and Noble bestselling mass market list overall. Thank you everyone who picked up the book, blogged about, and/or recommended it to a friend! You guys are awesome.
October 5, 2010 GRAVE WITCH is now released and should be available wherever books are sold! A virtual release party will be held over at Bitten by Books today. Come chat about the release and enter to win a $50 Amazon gift certificate.
September 28, 2010 GRAVE WITCH has been nominated for "Best UF/PNR BOOK Cover For October 2010 Book Release" at Bitten By Books. Please take a second to click over and VOTE. (The poll can be found in the sidebar on the right hand side of the page.
September 9, 2010 GRAVE WITCH has received 4.75 stars and been named a "TOP PICK" book on Night Owl Reviews! Check the review out here. Also, I tweaked the site slightly so that the Novels of Haven and the Alex Craft Novels are broken down onto seperate pages. I hope this makes navigating the site easier, but feel free to let me know if it doesn't work for you.
September 1, 2010 The month long Blog Party started today over at my blog. To kick things off, I released an extended excerpt of Grave Witch. Check it it out!
August 25, 2010 The first Alex Craft Novel, GRAVE WITCH, received a glowing 4 star review from RT Book Reviews! (The scale is 1 - 4 1/2) This is the first review for the book, so I'm thrilled it's being well received so far.
May 21, 2010 I have added a 'Fun Stuff' page which includes hooping videos, pictures, and deleted scenes. I moved my art to this page as I'm not painting enough these days for art to have its own page. I hope you enjoy. Also, if you haven't checked it out already, I've uploaded a 'sneak-peek' excerpt of GRAVE WITCH. This is a very short preview of the book--look for more soon!
March 5, 2010 The cover art for my October release from Roc, GRAVE WITCH, has been revealed! Check it out!
February 22, 2010 WooHoo! TWICE DEAD is the #2 bestselling Dark Fantasy book on Fictionwise, and #18 on their entire list! [update: March 1st. Twice Dead now #2 in Dark Fantasy, #8 on the entire list, #5 top rated on the site. Once Bitten also came from nowhere to show up at #4 in Dark Fantasy. Thank you readers!!!]
December 30, 2009 An except from my upcoming release, TWICE DEAD, is now available. Check it out HERE.
November 30, 2009 The cover art for second book in my Haven series, TWICE DEAD, is now available. Check it out!
September 29, 2009 I am thrilled to announce that I have signed a three book deal with Ace/ROC for a brand new Urban Fantasy series!
May 11, 2009: I have signed a five book contract with Bell Bridge Books. Look for more details about more books in the Haven Series soon!
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