‘Excerpt’ Category

  • 7
  • Jan
  • 2013

First excerpt from RISING DARKNESS and cover flat contest!

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Hi, folks!  January through March, I’ll be posting an excerpt each month from my upcoming release RISING DARKNESS (Berkley, April 2). RISING DARKNESS is the first of two Game of Shadows novels.  The second one is entitled FALLING LIGHT, and it has a scheduled release date of February 2014.  These stories are very different from […]


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  • 10
  • Oct
  • 2012

Blog post: Excerpt from LORD’S FALL

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Someone had asked a while ago if I would post another excerpt of LORD’S FALL, but I’m afraid I’ve only just gotten around to doing it.  Here it is. Don’t forget, there are two giveaways of LORD’S FALL at the moment. One is on Goodreads at: http://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/34357-lord-s-fall *Ends October 23rd* The other is an international […]


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  • 2
  • Jun
  • 2012

Blog Post: A last DEVIL’S GATE snippet

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Here is one last snippet from DEVIL’S GATE, just for fun: He grasped her shoulders and looked deeply into her eyes. “Listen to me. I did not say I was falling in love with you, if only you would hide some part of yourself or change some aspect to try to please me. I said […]


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  • 23
  • May
  • 2012

Writer Wednesday: guest author Zoe Archer and Giveaway!

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FROM THEA:  I was so delighted when Zoe Archer asked me if I might be interested in having her guest on my blog.  Yes indeed, I was!  Zoe is a very talented romance writer who is also versatile.  She seems to be entirely at home with writing historical, steampunk or science fiction. Zoe’s also having […]


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  • 9
  • May
  • 2012

Blog Post: Excerpt from LORD’S FALL (Elder Races book five)

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I’ve been asked on Facebook if I would post an excerpt from LORD’S FALL (Berkley, November 6th), so I’m offering up one here today.  This is a segment from Chapter Two. Enjoy! ~~<>~~ When [Dragos} reached Manhattan, he spiraled down through the frigid air to land in a large, cordoned off area in a parking […]


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  • 4
  • Apr
  • 2012

Writer Wednesday: Guest Author Shiloh Walker, Excerpt and Giveaway!

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From Thea:  today’s treat is brought to you by the extremely talented, and very kind author Shiloh Walker!  Shiloh, thank you so much for stopping by to visit! Shiloh’s giveaway will run until 12 noon, MDT, Friday April 6th.  Details follow at the end of the post: The Appeal of the Asshole Hero Asshole?  You […]


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  • 28
  • Mar
  • 2012

Writer Wednesday: guest author Laurie London and Giveaway!

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Fron Thea: Today I’m so happy that friend and author Laurie London has come to visit!  Thank you, Laurie! Laurie’s giveaway will run until 12 noon, MDT, Friday March 30th.  Details follow at the end of the post: Setting as Inspiration By Laurie London Some authors start a new book by selecting a theme they […]


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