My featured author for August is Bryan Prosek, whose debut science fiction novel, Earth United, was recently released by SynergEbooks. Check out the interview here, and enter to win a free copy of the book!
If you missed the July giveaway for Marc Johnson's epic fantasy novel Catalyst, you can buy your own e-copy for the bargain price of $2.99. Check out Mark's entertaining interview here, and click on the image of the book (or the book title above) to find the book on Amazon.
Interview and Giveaway with Gretchen Galway!
June's featured author on my blog is Gretchen Galway, who writes funny, sexy, feel-good romantic comedies about not-so-perfect people finding love. Check out the interview here, and enter to win a free copy of one of Gretchen's books!
Lauren Sweet Author page launched on Facebook!
I'm excited to have my author Facebook page up and running. Come by and chat, or "Like" the page to get periodic updates on my current and upcoming books.
Interview and Giveaway with Mark Henwick
My latest author interview is Mark Henwick, author of the Bite Back series featuring Amber Farrell: ex-special forces P.I. and all-around kick-ass heroine whose life has taken a turn for the paranormal. Check out the interview here, and enter to win a copy of one of Mark's books!
Interview and Giveaway with Mikko Azul
This week I interviewed Mikko on my blog, and she's giving away three (count them, three!) e-copies of her award-winning debut novel, Askari. Click here to check out the interview and enter the giveaway!
Upcoming authors include mystery writer Jenny Milchman, romance writer Gretchen Galway, and bestselling urban fantasy writer Mark Henwick.
Interview and Giveaway with Lynda Hilburn
Congrats to Jenny Cybulski, who won a copy of Lynda' latest release, Blood Therapy. Click here to check out my interview with Lynda!
Author interview series launched!
Starting this month, I'll be doing a twice-monthly series of author interviews on my blog. Sci-fi author Sandra Ulbrich Almazan was kind enough to come by for my inaugural interview. Upcoming authors are Lynda Hilburn, author of the Kismet Knight, Ph.D., Vampire Psychologist series, fantasy writer Mikko Azul, and mystery writer Jenny Milchman. Stay tuned for more interesting authors and some fabulous giveaways!
Fun Aladdin's Samovar stuff!
Want to know more about the world of Aladdin's Samovar? Over the coming months, I'll be adding to my "Fun Stuff" page with character profiles, tidbits of info and more! I've started it off with a profile of Amber, my main character. Check it out here!
I've kicked off my blog with The Next Big Thing--six degrees of separation meets the literary chain letter. Check out my post about Aladdin's Samovar, plus the very cool books by the author that tagged me, and those that I've tagged. Read the post here...
Lots of stuff going on this month!
Aladdin's Samovar was reviewed on LL Book Review.
Plus, I was interviewed on the blogs Workaday Reads (here) and Close Encounters with the Night Kind (here), and Amber and Jasper were interviewed on Grave Tells (here).
Two new interviews!
Nicki J Markus interviewed me on her blog, and my main characters from Aladdin's Samovar, Amber Polaski and Jasper the genie, were interviewed on Laurie's Paranormal Reviews. Check them out!
I have a new interview up on I Just Wanna Sit Here and Read. Check it out here!
_Check out my guest post on Jenny Milchman's fabulous blog, Suspense Your Disbelief!
_Aladdin’s Samovar is now available for the Nook! Check it out here.
_I’m up on Goodreads! If you’re a member, you can follow me here.
_Authors Heidi Hall and Sandra Ulbrich Almazan interviewed me on their blogs. Sandra’s interview is here, and talks about my editing career as well as my writing.
_Heidi’s interview was part of a series of interviews with chick lit/romance authors, which my book kinda sorta is, in a mystery/slightly paranormal kind of way. (I’m genre challenged.) See my interview here, and browse around some of the others—you might find some good reads!
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