K.A.: Laurie Lucking, the author of the lovely fantasy adventure Common, is here to give us an inside look into the world building featured in the story. Also, yesterday marked the one-year anniversary of Common's release date!Happy Book Birthday, Laurie, and thanks for coming on the blog. For those who aren’t familiar with Common, tell … Continue reading Enchanted by Laurie Lucking’s Common
K.A.: J.M., thanks for coming on the blog. Having enjoyed Spark, the first book in The Firebrand Chronicles, I'm looking forward to learning more about the world of Linneah. First, for those who aren't familiar with the story, tell us a bit about it. J.M.: Spark and Flare, books one and two in The Firebrand … Continue reading The Firebrand Chronicles Forged by J.M. Hackman
K.A.: Thanks for taking a moment give us an inside look into the story world you built for Earthcore: RotoVegas. Before we travel there, tell us a bit about the story. Grace: RotoVegas is for middle grade and YA readers, and adults love it too! Genre: Urban Fantasy with New Zealand mythology and geology. Anira … Continue reading Inside the World of Earthcore by Grace Bridges
Today, I'm excited to share the cover for Snow Globe Travelers: Samuel's Legacy, my debut middle-grade novel releasing this spring! Somehow, having a cover makes it more real. It's really happening! The Story Twelve-year-old Sarah Ann Reisende’s father left before her third birthday. She longs to find him, but she never expected the path would … Continue reading Snow Globe Travelers Cover Reveal!
Today's post features a behind-the-scenes look into the world building for Sekastra's Scepter of Knowlege as part of the blog tour celebrating the release of Faithless by Janeen Ippolito (available October 18th). More about Faithless, the author, and the blog tour, including details about a Facebook party with the author, games, and giveaways, is included at … Continue reading Books, Debates, and Lightning: The Scepter of Knowledge World Building
Hope everyone is having an amazing Friday! Exciting news - My debut middle-grade science fiction novel, SNOW GLOBE TRAVELERS: SAMUEL'S LEGACY will be released this spring! Less than eight months away! Originally, the plan was to seek traditional publishing. However, the more I prepared for the submission process the more I realized it was the wrong … Continue reading A Quick Note About SGT