Since SHAKEN came out yesterday (and a HUGE thank you to those of you who pre-ordered and ordered yesterday — you guys made my day!), I thought I’d share a few fun facts about its inception and creation. Wheeee! The San Francisco where Mitzy lives is pretty significantly different than the San Francisco in this … More Nine Fun Facts about SHAKEN
Some of you may regard this post as rank heresy, but I assure you, it’s all meant in good fun. My husband and I like to play a silly and very geeky game I affectionately call, “Would You Live In That Universe?” Okay, I don’t actually call it that, and it’s not really a game, … More Why It Might Actually Suck to Live in the Harry Potter Universe
There’s a big announcement and a dancing Ewok at the end of this post, but first I’m going to ask you to bear with me for a little while. Most of the books I’ve written have been, somehow or another, about hope. The stories I’ve told have been about learning to believe in ourselves and our … More Kristin’s Big Announcement
I’ve had some folks asking me lately why I don’t write book reviews anymore. The short answer is, “I’m lazy.” The long answer has to do with sensitive authors, Goodreads bullies, and my own strange mental categorization of the books I read. You can read elsewhere about fake reviews, Goodreads bullies who gang up on … More Why I No Longer Write Book Reviews
It’s here! IT’S HERE! IT’S HEEEEEERE! What, you ask? Why, only the release day of my bosom friend Emmie Mears’s debut novel, THE MASKED SONGBIRD! Pretty exciting, right? My little bosom writer friend has grown up into a superhero, book-releasing author friend, and I couldn’t be more proud. For those of you who don’t know, … More A Bosom Release and Giveaway
Greetings, dear readers! Today we have a guest post from the awesome Emmie Mears, whose debut novel, The Masked Songbird, will be released from Harlequin on July 1. Check out what she has to say, and then be sure to run on over to Amazon and pre-order your digital copy today! The Power of Partnership Many … More The Power of Partnership: Guest Post by Emmie Mears
Warning: this post will contain spoilers for no fewer than two book series and three TV series, and will make reference to sexual violence in fiction. Last week, George R. R. Martin released a new excerpt from The Winds of Winter, simultaneously breaking the internet and all of our minds. The excerpt called, simply, “Mercy,” contains … More How Far Does Author Loyalty Carry Us?