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Here’s what I’m reading for the #RamadanReadathon!

Posted by on Jun 10, 2017 in Uncategorized | 5 comments

Here’s what I’m reading for the #RamadanReadathon!

Well, okay, the readathon’s already been here for a week, which means I’m already behind in my reading. Eep! But better late than never, right? This readathon is all about centering Muslim voices and their stories, in a similar vein to #MuslimShelfSpace, where folks took pictures of the books they owned by Muslims. That one raised awareness of how far we have to go, this readathon gets us going!

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Today Only – Cruel Book Summer 99 cent Sale and Facebook Author Event @BooksByIntisar

Posted by on Jun 13, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Today only, Sunbolt and 15 other YA paranormal, horror and fantasy books will be on sale! Use the links below to check out the books in the sale (you’ll be routed directly to Amazon), and be sure to stop by the Facebook event page to chat with us authors. We’ll be lonely without you. ūüėČ Facebook schedule at the bottom!   Author Schedule for Friday, June 13th (EST): 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Shalini Boland ¬†| ¬†Tracey Ward ¬†| ¬†¬†Lisa Wiedmeier 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. Lynnie Purcell ¬†| ¬†Andrew Mayer ¬†| ¬†Chelsea Bellingeri ¬†| ¬†Michelle Muto ¬†| ¬†Summer Lane 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Patti Larsen ¬†| ¬†J.M....

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Why My GoodReads Shelf And I Are Sad

Posted by on Apr 29, 2014 in Uncategorized | 6 comments

If you’ve been following my reviews on GoodReads lately, you’ve probably noticed a trend. I’m not writing very many reviews. Or reading as much as I used to. And when I do read and review, they’re not really happy reviews. ¬†I couldn’t understand what was wrong with me. These were good books I was picking up. At least, they had to be halfway decent, with strong reviews by other readers to support such a claim. I used to get swept up by a story even if the writing wasn’t perfect, the characters coming alive in my mind and enacting whole new scenes while I...

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Calling YA Authors: Sign up for EuphorYA!

Posted by on Apr 25, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Calling YA Authors: Sign up for EuphorYA!

Come join in celebrating young adult speculative fiction in all its forms with EuphorYA, a speculative fiction scavenger hunt! Get a peak at exclusive content from your favorite indie and small press books, and put together the clue phrases for a shot at the Grand Prize (to be announced soon). Stop by the blog hops June 20-22 for a rollicking good time with dragons, spaceships, ghosts, mages, and everything in between!¬†We’re also planning a Facebook author-reader event for Saturday, June 21. Authors and interested readers can ¬†join the¬†Facebook event page¬†to keep up to date on who will...

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Winter QN: 2013 Releases and Recent Reads

Posted by on Jan 14, 2013 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Happy 2013! January is the time for new resolutions and–freaking out. Case in point: I took out my lovely new two-year-planner and started working backwards, figuring out what I would have to do to get two books out each year. And realized I should have gotten started six months ago. ūüôā That said, here’s what I have planned… 2013 Releases New Cover Release:¬†Thorn¬†will be getting a facelift on February 8! Author and graphic designer T.L Shreffler (The Cat’s Eye Chronicles anyone?) developed a new cover design for¬†Thorn which we’ll be releasing on 2/8/13. Yay!...

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Fall QN: Free Story, Updates & Recent Reads

Posted by on Oct 1, 2012 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Welcome to my Fall quarterly newsletter (aka blog post)! If you are reading this newsletter via another source, and want to make sure you don’t miss the next one, you can sign up for an e-mail subscription here. Free Story Here’s a little gift from me to you: I’ve written a short story featuring Rae (the heroine of my upcoming trilogy). This story takes place a year or two before her adventures in the trilogy, when she’s still “safe” at home with her sisters and parents. I’ll be officially releasing¬†The Bone Knife¬†at the end of this month, so this...

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