On My Bookshelf

The Perfect Guests

"A thrilling gothic house party mystery" In person, Raven Hall is even grander than she'd imagined—even with damage from a fire decades before—but the walls seem to have eyes. As day turns to night, Sadie starts to feel that there’s something off...

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Marion Lane and the Midnight Murder

"A fun read that imbudes a magical experience where I can't wait for more!" Marion Lane and the Midnight Murder plunges readers into the heart of London, to the secret tunnels that exist far beneath the city streets. There, a mysterious group of...

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Between You and Me

"A beautiful, twisted journey into the complexities of relationships!" Is her new husband really who she thinks he is? When young doctor Lauren Matheson meets Joe, an older divorced businessman, at a glittering poolside in California, it’s a chance...

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Books I’ve Enjoyed:

Trust Me

Normally when someone says 'trust me' you know right away you shouldn't. But when it comes to Hank...

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The Escape Room

An escape room challenge that turns deadly. I was excited to begin reading this book the moment it...

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Dear Wife

Who wants a new book hangover? Dear Wife by Kimberly Belle. This is the book hangover selection of...

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Notes from me to you

Writers Helping Writers with prizes

This time of year, there’s always a lot going on and stress can creep in as we rush to prepare for the upcoming holiday. So, to help focus on the good things and celebrate this terrific writing community we’re all part of, I’ve teamed up with Becca & Angela at...

An Honest Letter to the Scared Author

To you, the writer who is hiding behind the screen, playing with a manuscript you’ve worked for years on. You, the one who joins every group they can find on publishing and writing and being an author. You, the one who really wants to write but is too scared to. I'm...

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,...

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...

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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