Sneak Peek: Shadows Rising

Here's the scoop... I'm currently wrapping up Shadows Rising (Book 4, Midnight Guardian series) with a tentative Halloween release. The fourth installment begins with the kidnapping of Keira's charge, toddler Drew Hayes. Keira Ryan is pretty much like any midwestern teen girl. Pretty much, except for the fact that she's a guardian, an ancient species dedicated to … Continue reading Sneak Peek: Shadows Rising

Does a Sequel Affect the Original?

When asked if there would be a sequel for E.T., Steven Spielberg said that he would never make it. He felt that a sequel would just degrade the original work. Spielberg has, of course, gone on to make many sequels of many of his movies, but still left E.T. as a standalone. So what goes … Continue reading Does a Sequel Affect the Original?

Giveaways, Appearances, WIPs, and Books OH MY!!!

Here's the latest in a nutshell, from the chief nut herself... Enter the NEW Midnight Child giveaway on Goodreads Book Signing, 10 p.m. to midnight, Silver Screen VII Gallipolis, before The Hunger Games midnight premiere this Thursday night. Get your pic with Peeta (the cardboard version, but hey, who's gonna know). Getting up early the … Continue reading Giveaways, Appearances, WIPs, and Books OH MY!!!

My Top 10 Favorite Love Triangles

After a week of whining to friends and family, I finally convinced someone to go with me to see Breaking Dawn. In honor of the victory, I'm posting My Top 10 Favorite Love Triangles (YA Book Edition). It was really hard to narrow them down, so if you have any additions, post a Comment. 10. … Continue reading My Top 10 Favorite Love Triangles

Hidden somethings in Whispering Evil

Avid readers Beth and Sadie wrote to ask me about hidden items and inspirations in Whispering Evil. Well girls, here they are: Cousin Anthony -  Anthony, designer of the first guardian training rooms, was named in honor of my friend Tony who designs websites. Mikayla Collins - Mikey is my homage to author Rachel Caine. … Continue reading Hidden somethings in Whispering Evil