Marissa, It’s a pleasure to have you with us today and congratulations on the publication of iFEEL and the awesome reviews it’s received. Liv Christianni, your character, really intrigues me, as does the cover which I love. Tell us about Liv and the book and how you came to write it. Thank you!! It really is more than just a cover; it represents Liv and fragility of her life in the beginning of the book. iFEEL follows Liv, a very emotionally tormented girl, who has basically become a shut … [Read more...] about Interview with Author Marissa Carmel
An Excerpt from the award-winning novel, WHEN RED IS BLUE by Sabrynne McLain “Excuse me, Miss?” “Yes?” Kate stared in disbelief at a woman in her fifties who was now standing in front of her, but who, a moment before, had not been anywhere in the room. She spared an accusatory glance toward the unmarked door behind the woman’s shoulder before returning to her lined face. “I was wondering if you would help me.” The woman’s words had a slight slur to them, as though she had indulged in … [Read more...] about When Red Is Blue: An Excerpt
A few days ago, I had the privilege of interviewing Sabrynne McLain, fascinating author of the novel, WHEN RED IS BLUE. In the bio on your website, you say that you grew up in a small town in Michigan, moved to California, then to Edinburgh in the UK. That’s quite a lot of uprooting. How do you think these moves influenced your writing? I had a vague idea about wanting to write toward the end of grad school, but after jotting down a few paragraphs one evening and cringing at the results, … [Read more...] about Interview: Sabrynne McLain
Excerpt from Death In Bagheria, a work in progress Thursday, March 23, 1871 Yawning and yanking his great bulk out of the chair, Colonna greeted the pair and gestured for them to sit. “What happened to you?” He smiled at her, winking in Captain Badali’s direction. Ignoring the inspector’s attempt at camaraderie, Badali stood silent. “After months of deliberation, Sister Genoveffa has concluded that her mother was murdered. She asked me to investigate. Gave me her mother’s journal penned … [Read more...] about Such a Shrew
CELEBRATING THE RELEASE OF MIKE EVERS' SECOND BOOK IN THE HOPFIELD TALES! “CAMPAIGN OF THE GODS” SYNOPSIS: When Norse god Týr suspects his friend Thor is cheating in the phenomenal board game ‘Campaign of the Gods’ he takes matters into his own hands and searches out the only being in Asgard who can help solve his problem. But things are not what they seem… And once the forces of Hel are unleashed, only legendary Viking berserker Ivar Ragnarsson and his men can possibly save the day. … [Read more...] about Celebrating The Release of Mike Evers’ Second Book in the Hopfield Tales!