LET’S READ

Sharing my favorite reads, authors & more…

I’m Reading: Come and Get Me

You know when you've been in a funk and just can't get attached to anything you read? Yeah, that won't happen when you read Come and Get Me by August Norman. I started reading one night when I couldn't sleep. That was a mistake. I finally stopped ready by 5am ... lol....

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I have an obsession and a new love

If you've been following me on social media, you know October has been a bit...busy. Not only was I neck deep in revisions for my latest novel, but I fell in love two weeks ago and if I haven't been cuddling him, I've been sharing photos of him! Introducing Charlie......

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50 Marketing Tips to help with book promo

We write, we edit, we revise (and revise, revise and revise) and when it's finally time to publish the book we've spent so much time writing (whether via a publisher or on your own) we begin to panic. Why? Marketing! With the ever changing landscape of social media,...

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About My Annual Christmas Cards…

Christmas cards. I love to send them. I love to receive them. Don't you? Every year for the past four or five years I've been sending Christmas cards out and every year as the season approaches I get excited as I select a graphic and think about the message on the...

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The Forgotten Ones is $1.99 today!

Just in case you haven't read the Forgotten Ones yet... It's on sale! I hope you're able to add it to your TBR pile or even start reading today! So many people have written to tell me they loved this story, even accusing me (in a good way) of twisting their minds...

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The Perfect Category Strategy

Just how important are categories when you are about to publish your novel and why does it matter when it comes to focusing on readers? Alex from Kindle Ranker and I just had this discussion. I'll be honest - when it comes to the numbers aspect (ie...the right...

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Question: How would you answer this?

I have a question for you. Do you love yourself? Like really love yourself? All of yourself?I know, it's a weird question and you probably responded with "Yes, of course I do." Right? I know I did. At first. Until I read this: Honestly, there are aspects of 'me' that...

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Christie Stratos’s Top 5 Must Read Books

I love chatting with other authors and discovering what books they love to read and would recommend...here's Christie Stratos' recommended books! Top five? Almost impossible! There are so many that have impacted my thinking, broadened my perspective, and made me swoon...

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It’s all because of you!

I can't say thank you enough, honestly! Since 2010-2011 when I first dipped my toe into writing, you have been with me along the way! From romance to women's fiction and now to domestic suspense, I have only reached this point in my career because of you! When I went...

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Steena Reads: Good Me Bad Me and more

It's been a while since I've shared what I've been reading but OMG you guys...I finished the most amazing story while on my book tour and I've been raving about it to everyone! Until I realized I hadn't told you. Oops. I asked for some good audio book recommendations...

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