Hidden Treasures: How We Met Steven by Sara Dobie Bauer

26 July 2017 Jackie 3

My longtime readers should know by now that I love the mini-fiction events; a glimpse into the world, a story by a beloved side character, or an introduction to never before seen action – I love it all and can never get enough. The Rust City Book Convention is returning […]

Hidden Treasures: Ghostly Treasures by Stacy McKitrick

17 July 2017 Jackie 1

My longtime readers should know by now that I love the mini-fiction events; a glimpse into the world, a story by a beloved side character, or an introduction to never before seen action – I love it all and can never get enough. The Rust City Book Convention is returning […]

At the #CMCon18 Beach: Sandy Escape by April Alieda

14 July 2017 Jackie 0

As one of the #CMCon17 featured bloggers, I get to have a little fun with a few of the fabulous authors who will be hitting the beach for Coastal Magic 2018 by showcasing their many stories. We had so much fun with last year’s At the Beach feature, that we’re […]

Guest Author: Kevin James Breaux Introduces JOE and H.B.

30 June 2017 Jackie 2

I am excited to welcome author Kevin James Breaux, who is celebrating the release of his second Water Kingdom novel, Two Polluted Black-Heart Romances. The ancient shaman Alexander has finally been defeated. His plot to control minds has been thwarted. The world breathes a sigh of relief. However, there is no […]

Exclusive Excerpt: Veiled Menace by Deborah Blake + Contest

14 April 2017 Jackie 6

I am excited to welcome author Deborah Blake, who is here to celebrate the release of her new novel, Veiled Menace, which releases next week. A spellbinding new novel from the author of the Baba Yaga novels. Since Witches came out of the broom-closet in the early 21st century, they […]

Black Friday: A Friday So Black by Brad P. Christy

6 December 2016 Jackie 0

It’s that time…Black Friday is here and we’re discussing the season with Brad P. Christy’s Krampus: The Summoning from from the He Sees You When He’s Creepin’: Tales of Krampus anthology. Krampus is the cloven-hoofed, curly-horned, and long-tongued dark companion of St. Nick. Sometimes a hero, sometimes a villain, within […]

Black Friday: Balulalow by Barbara Barnett

30 November 2016 Jackie 1

It’s that time…Black Friday is here and we’re discussing the season with Barbara Barnett’s Gaelan Erceldoune from The Apothecary’s Curse. In Victorian London, the fates of physician Simon Bell and apothecary Gaelan Erceldoune entwine when Simon gives his wife an elixir created by Gaelan from an ancient manuscript. Meant to […]

#BlackFriday 2016 (Master List)

28 November 2016 Jackie 0

It’s here. The madness, the riots, the sheer insanity that is the holiday shopping season. With all of this in mind, and for the sixth year, I’ve talked a few authors into sharing with us all the “fun” their different characters, from their newly (or soon to be) released novels, […]

Black Friday: This Terran Halloween Thing by Jean Johnson

28 November 2016 Jackie 0

It’s that time…Black Friday is here and we’re discussing the season with Jean Johnson’s Imperial Prince Kah’raman Li’eth V’Daania from her First Salik War series. The First Salik War is underway, and the Alliance is losing—their newest allies must find a way to win, or everyone will be slaughtered. Though […]

Black Friday: Brice and Cassie’s Black Friday by Kristal Hollis

27 November 2016 Jackie 1

It’s that time…Black Friday is here and we’re discussing the season with Kristal Hollis’s Brice and Cassiefrom her Wahyas of Walker’s Run novel, Awakened by the Wolf. Who’s been sleeping in the Alpha’s bed? Exiled from his pack by his father, Brice Walker has secretly come home to visit his ailing […]

Black Friday: A God Who Has Everything? by Nicki J. Markus

26 November 2016 Jackie 1

It’s that time… Black Friday is here and we’re discussing the season with Nicki J. Markus’s Cassandra and Sarah. If A God Who Has Everything? gets your interest, make sure you check out The Ragnarök Chronicles. For Ragnarök will be completed…. Nothing marks Cassandra out—except her visions. She’d only ever seen […]