To celebrate my February releases, MURDERS AND METAPHORS and CRIMINALLY COCOA, I am dropping the Kindle price on my debut novel, MAID OF MURDER, through the end of February to $0.99! My February books will be the first ones published since I left my job as a librarian to write full time. I'm sharing … Continue reading New Mysteries Grand Prize Giveaway!
To celebrate the release of Appleseed Creek #4, A Plain Malice, I am giving away five paperback copies of Appleseed Creek #3 A Plain Disappearance. ( Giveaway copies have very slight water damage. Photo of actual copies is below.) Enter here! More about A Plain Malice Finally, it’s here! The book you’ve been waiting for! … Continue reading Buy A Plain Malice, Feed a Community! Chance to win A Plain Disappearance!
It's my birthday this week, and to celebrate, I'm giving away copies of my mystery novels written under my own name and my pen name Isabella Alan!! There will be three winners. Winners can choose one novel from the following: Murder in a Basket Andi Unexpected A Plain Death A Plain Scandal A Plain Disappearance … Continue reading Birthday Book Giveaway!
I’m giving away a signed advanced reader’s copy of MURDER, PLAIN AND SIMPLE, the first mystery in the Amish Quilt Shop Mystery Series that I write as Isabella Alan, on Goodreads. Contest runs from June 28, 2013- August 23, 2013. Click on the link below to enter! Goodreads MURDER, PLAIN AND SIMPLE Giveaway About Murder, … Continue reading Murder, Plain and Simple- Goodreads GIVEAWAY
Thank you to everyone who entered the Lost ARC Giveaway! And the winners are: Diana Montgomery Cindi Altman Kaye Whitney Debbie Curto Debbie N Danny Mosley Tacey McDonald Please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org to claim your prize. You have one week to claim your Lost ARC. Congrats!
Thank you to everyone who entered the Three Book Giveaway for the Seymour Agency Blog Hop Last Week! And the winners are: Maid of Murder -- Nancee Murder in a Basket-- Joeym11 A Plain Death-- Shirley Blanchard Winners please email me at email@example.com to claim your prizes. You have one week to claim your books. … Continue reading Winners from the Seymour Agency Blog Hop
After signing me, Nicole Resciniti gave me a hug good-bye, and I stumbled through the mall in a confused haze. What just happened? By the time, I reached my car I was skipping and proceeded to call my mom and my closest friends. I think every conversation started with, “Holy cow! I got an agent!! … Continue reading Seymour Agency “THE CALL” Blog Hop- After the Call
In January 2011, I had a new book to submit to agents, and I contacted my friend Vannetta Chapman and told her I was ready for that referral. This was almost two years after her original offer. She told me it was no problem and that Mary Sue Seymour had just added a new agent, … Continue reading Seymour Agency “THE CALL” Blog Hop- The Call
My road to THE CALL was nine years long… After I finished graduate school, I was finally ready to find an agent, and I found one quickly. It was not a good experience. I was a little too naïve, a little too trusting, a little timid to fight for what I deserved. After some time, … Continue reading Seymour Agency “THE CALL” Blog Hop- Before the Call
As a special Christmas gift, my publisher is giving away free copies of Appleseed Creek #2, A Plain Scandal, before its release date on February 15, 2013! Everyone who signs up at the link below will receive a free electronic copy of A Plain Scandal! The offer ends Christmas Day. Don't miss out! Thank you … Continue reading A Christmas gift from B&H Publishing: A Plain Scandal!!