Tag Archives: Assassin’s Gambit

Exploring the idea of a strong heroine in Spy’s Honor

Note: I originally posted this on the Epic Fantasy Romance blog. I’m reposting here so that those of you who don’t read that blog can see it. What do you imagine when you think of a strong heroine in fiction? … Continue reading

Posted in Fantasy, Writing | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Promo round-up 5/6/13

This past week, Assassin’s Gambit was reviewed by Dear Author! I am thrilled with this since Dear Author is a high-profile site with a lot of readers, and the review was long, positive, and thoughtful. Here it is. Also, I … Continue reading

Posted in Assassin's Gambit, Books, Fantasy | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Promo round-up 4/23/13

Here’s the big news for this week: my fantasy romance trilogy just sold to French publisher Bragelonne! That’s Assassin’s Gambit, Spy’s Honor, and the book I’m still writing, Prince’s Fire. I am so excited that my book is going to … Continue reading

Posted in Assassin's Gambit, Books, Fantasy | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

Tuesday promo round-up

All right, I’m a day late with the promo round-up. But I’ve been busy. After all, Assassin’s Gambit came out last week! So what’s the first week been like? Let me tell you. It has been amazing, and it has … Continue reading

Posted in Assassin's Gambit, Books, Fantasy | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Monday promo: giveaway ends

Running Goodreads giveaways is kind of expensive, even if the publisher gives you the books for free. It’s the postage that gets you. I used the cheapest option available, media mail, and it was $2.53 per package, times 25, which … Continue reading

Posted in Assassin's Gambit, Books, Fantasy | Tagged , , , | 5 Comments

Monday promo round-up: giveaway!

My books have arrived! 50 copies, and I’m giving all of them away. 25 of them in a pre-release giveaway and 25 more post-release. The first giveaway is live on goodreads now. Here is a link: Goodreads giveaway It ends … Continue reading

Posted in Assassin's Gambit, Books, Fantasy | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Monday promo round-up

I’m entering the promo season for Assassin’s Gambit, which comes out at the beginning of April. So I will (hopefully) be doing a lot of guest blogs, interviews, etc., plus keeping an eye out for incoming reviews. I think rather … Continue reading

Posted in Assassin's Gambit, Books | Tagged , , | 8 Comments

First review!

It’s pretty nerve-wracking, as a debut author, waiting for the first reviews of your book to turn up. (Best cure, by the way: work on another book. When I’m busy, I don’t have time to stress out about things I … Continue reading

Posted in Assassin's Gambit, Books, Fantasy | Tagged , | 5 Comments

Novel openings

So I’m writing the third book in the Assassin’s Gambit series, which is currently untitled, and I’ve run into a bit of a dilemma about the opening. I have chosen a “soft” opening for this novel. If you’ve read the … Continue reading

Posted in Assassin's Gambit, Writing | Tagged , , , | 13 Comments

Gearing up for release

Look, my print galleys have arrived! Still a little over two months before release date. Just so you know, only the galleys are pink like this. The real book has cover art :). I’ve noticed that review sites are starting … Continue reading

Posted in Assassin's Gambit, Fantasy, Writing | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments