Did you know that I have a Etsy Shop? It's true! I have loved art and crafting since I was a little girl. I have always especially loved working with beads. Recently, I revealed my Etsy summer collection. It has fun bookmarks and beachy beaded bracelets. It's all casual and colorful, which is pretty much … Continue reading Amanda Flower Designs on #Etsy
Thank you, thank you, thank you, readers! I could say thank you a million times and it still would never be enough to express how grateful I am to you for making Murder, Plain and Simple a USA Today Bestseller. It was truly a dream come true! To show my gratitude, I am giving away … Continue reading Murder, Plain and Simple is a USA Today Bestseller & Reader Appreciation Giveaway
Thank you to everyone who participated in the Maid of Murder 5th Anniversary Giveback by buying an e-copy of Maid or Murder and/or Murder in a Basket between June 1st 2015 and September 1, 2015. Because you did this, we were able to raise $325.25 for The Charitable Pharmacy of Central Ohio! This money will … Continue reading MAID OF MURDER 5th Anniversary Giveback Thank you!
To celebrate the fifth anniversary of this great day, I have decided to donate all of my royalties for the two novels in the India Hayes Mystery Series, Maid of Murder and Murder in a Basket, which I earn June 1, 2015-September 1, 2015 to charity. There is no better way to celebrate my 5th anniversary of being a published author.
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 email@example.com to claim your prize. You have one week to claim your Lost ARC. Congrats!
The last few weeks as I've waited for edits, I've gone a cleaning spree in my home. No clutter was safe from the garage to the den. The funny thing about cleaning is I usually find things I thought were lost forever. This time was no different, but it's good news for you. I found … Continue reading Giveaway of the LOST ARCs
Great news! Both India Hayes Mysteries are now available on Kindle and Nook. Maid of Murder, book one, has been in ebook for a while, but Murder in a Basket, book two, just went to ebook last week. And check out these cute ebook covers made by my friend Sara Smith! Murder in a Basket, … Continue reading India Hayes Mysteries Now in Ebook!
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