YA Summer Scavenger Hunt Begins!

YA Scavenger Hunt #73

Congratulations! You’ve sailed to the next port in the YA Summer Scavenger Hunt! Scroll down to find the 73rd word on your quest to reconstruct this “secret legend” and enter the giveaway. In the meantime, I have a very special book full of magic, adventure, and snarky humor that you can download for FREE and get delivered to whatever e-reader you prefer (kindle, nook, phone, computer, whatever!). Grab it now while you can and enjoy the rest of your scavenger hunt! Read More

YA Summer Scavenger Hunt and Giveaway

Hello all you wonderful readers! I have an exciting scavenger hunt for you today that is going to be massive amounts of fun, sponsored by the Alliance of Young Adult Authors. This is a chance to meet some new authors, grab a bunch of free books, and sign up to win a whole bunch of epic prizes! In addition to the $500 grand prize, each of the authors will be offering free books and other prizes on their individual sites.

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Creatures Box Set Cover Reveal

Hey everyone! I’m super excited to announce that the amazing box set collection I’m in has now gone live for pre-order! You can snatch up these 20+ full-length urban fantasy and paranormal romance novels for just 99 cent during pre-order, so grab it now!

Dare YOU Brave the Beasts?
 
Creatures Box Set

Exclusive Reveal: Book 3 & 4 Chapter Illustrations

One of the things I loved most about the Harry Potter books I read growing up was the little illustrations at the head of each chapter. They were my only visual link to the characters and world of Harry Potter that I was desperate to be a part of (this was long before the movies, of course).

It was that love which inspired me to create illustrations for my own book series and I’m excited to show you a sample of the illustrations for the upcoming Book 3: Allies and Book 4: Legends of the Lily Singer Adventure. My illustrator,…

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The Hidden Benefit of Crowdfunding

Let me tell you a story (you might want some tissues on hand). Starting in 2012 I spent a year as a Mary Kay consultant selling cosmetics (good times, I learned a lot of valuable stuff). The Mary Kay culture emphasizes empowerment, belief in yourself, and working for positive change. So, there I was, a new Mary Kay rep, looking for people to empower with makeup, and giving free facials to anyone who would have me. Unfortunately, most people wanting free facials were people who couldn’t afford…

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