I’m delighted today to be hosting another cover reveal for an awesome debut author—my good friend and fellow Pitch Wars mentor, Kellye Garrett! Check out the cover below! About the book: Dayna Anderson doesn’t set out to solve a murder. All the semi-famous, mega-broke black actress wants is to help her parents keep their house. After witnessing a deadly hit-and-run, she figures pursuing the fifteen-grand reward isn’t the craziest thing a Hollywood actress has done for some cash. But what starts as simply trying to remember a speeding car soon blossoms into a full-on investigation. As Dayna digs deeper into the victim’s life, she wantsRead More →

In all the excitement of Counterpart‘s release this past Tuesday, I forgot to officially announce it here! So, yes! Not only is the sequel to Machinations available now from all major e-retailers, but it was also selected for Amazon’s Best Sci-fi & Fantasy Books of the Month for October! The high-intensity sci-fi thriller series that began with Machinations continues as reincarnated insurgent Rhona Long faces off against the one enemy she can’t outwit: her own clone. The machines believed their extermination of the human race would be over as quickly as it began. They were wrong. As the war against extinction intensifies, people are beginning to gain the upper hand. CommanderRead More →

Today I have the pleasure of announcing the release of my debut science fiction novel, Machinations! Read below to find out more about the story, see what fellow SFF authors are saying about the book, and then purchase your copy at the e-retailer of your choice! Only $2.99! Don’t miss out on this exciting near-future tale of identity and resistance, set in Alaska! Also, there are ROBOTS. I mentioned that, right? Perfect for fans of Robopocalypse, this action-packed science-fiction debut introduces a chilling future and an unforgettable heroine with a powerful role to play in the battle for humanity’s survival. The machines have risen, but not out of malice.Read More →

Today, I’m so excited to be sharing the cover for an adult fantasy by one of my writing besties, Charlie N. Holmberg! I’m absolutely in love with this cover, y’all. You may be familiar with Charlie’s other books, such as her bestselling The Paper Magician series, and if you’re not—then go read them! They’re totally charming. And now, without further adieu… here’s the GORGEOUS cover for: Magic Bitter, Magic Sweet The peculiar tale of an enchanted baker who creates fairy tales’ darkest and most magical confections… About the book Maire is a baker with an extraordinary gift: she can infuse her treats with emotions and abilities,Read More →

Today is a special day, folks. Today is the day I get to reveal the cover of my debut novel! If you haven’t already heard (*cough* because I am notoriously bad at blogging *cough*), I have a two-book deal with Random House’s digital sci-fi/fantasy imprint, Hydra. The first book in the series, Machinations, releases this summer as an e-book. I can’t wait for all of you to read it! And now, without further adieu, the cover you’ve all been waiting for… Drumroll please! *dumdumdumdumdum* . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ! ! ! *cymbal clash* ABOUT THE BOOK PerfectRead More →

Today, I have the pleasure of helping reveal the cover for Liana Brooks’ new book, Convergence Point, the second in her Time and Shadows series. If you haven’t read the first book, The Day Before, you can find it HERE. It’s a great near-future SF featuring a smart female protagonist that constantly keeps you guessing! And if that doesn’t sell you, there’s a little romance, too. 😉 Now! Onto the cover reveal! ABOUT THE BOOK Agent Samantha Rose has already died once…and knows the exact date she’ll die again. Having taken down a terrorist organization bent on traveling through time to overthrow the government, Sam figured she was done dealing with theRead More →

Today, I have the pleasure of helping reveal the cover for Tegan Wren’s upcoming book, Inconceivable! I’ve gotten to read various incarnations of this book on its journey to publication, so trust me when I tell you, it’s something truly special. But you’re here to see the cover, right? So, without further adieu… *drum roll* About the Book: When Ozarks native Hatty goes “whole hog” during karaoke, she catches the eye of Prince John. He isn’t what she expects the heir to a small European nation to be: he’s affable, witty, and isn’t put off by her tell-it-like-it-is demeanor. Their flirtation should be short lived, but a force stronger thanRead More →

Oh, Malcolm. Such a pessimist. Jurassic Park joke aside, welcome to my new site! Its purpose is to function as both professional author page and blog. This way I can keep connected to you fabulous people–readers and fellow writers alike–while also shamelessly self-promoting! Woo, yeah!Read More →

As most of you reading this already know from the way I’ve appended “rep’d by Marlene Stringer” to all my social media bios, I have an agent now!!! I know some have indicated an interest in knowing how this all came to be, so allow me to regale you with the story! But first, backstory! I’ve been writing my entire life. Literally, from the moment I understood I could put words together and make my own stories. My earliest memory of writing was using a program called Paint, Write, and Play. I’m pretty sure my mom still has some of the little stories I made throughRead More →