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Myths and Magic Spotlight – Felicia Beasley

Introducing Felicia Beasley, author of Archangel’s Blade Felicia Beasley has a special place in her heart for misunderstood monsters. Fascinated with the things that go bump in the night, she has spent a lifetime steeped in mythology and fairy tales. Drawn to stories with bad-ass heroines and their alpha heroes, she’s spent her life with pen in hand transcribing the many adventures of the people living inside her head. Wanting to be Joss Whedon when she grows up, she craves the freedom of imagination and the power of story. From George R.R. Martin to Jim Butcher, fantasy is her first […]

Myths and Magic Spotlight – Ilana Waters

Introducing Ilana Waters, author of Approaching Night Ilana Waters writes fantasy for those who like it fast, funny, and fierce. Cross-blended creatures, supernatural ass-kicking, ancient cities, crypts, beheadings, bombs, alternate-Victorian worlds magical gardens, insane asylums, and ancient gods? Yep, she’s got that. What do you do when darkness calls your name? “Almost everyone is convinced I’m mad. But I’m not sure I believe them.” Seventeen-year-old Seluna doesn’t know why she was admitted to an all-female insane asylum called Silver Hill. She doesn’t know exactly how she makes inanimate objects come to life. And she can’t figure out the reason for […]

Myths and Magic Spotlight – Izzy Shows

 Introducing Izzy Shows, author of Blood Captive Izzy Shows was the girl in school that got in trouble for reading too much, and now she spends her time fighting Orcs in Middle Earth, traveling dimensions, tricking sorcerers, and dancing with Fae. To make a long story short, she’s an Author. She writes urban fantasy novels with kickass heroines that get the job done, no questions asked. How do you win a war against an enemy you can’t touch? The dawn of vampires has come, they have dominated the world, and the blood mages that challenged them—the only creatures capable of […]

Myths and Magic Spotlight – Jade Kerrion

Introducing Jade Kerrion, author of Carnival Tricks (Double Helix Case Files Book 1) USA Today bestselling author Jade Kerrion defied (or leveraged, depending on your point of view) her undergraduate degrees in Biology and Philosophy, as well as her MBA, to embark on her second (and concurrent) career as an award-winning science fiction, fantasy, and contemporary romance author. Her debut novel, Perfection Unleashed, published in 2012, won six literary awards and launched her best-selling futuristic thriller series, Double Helix, which blends cutting-edge genetic engineering and high-octane action with an unforgettable romance between an alpha empath and an assassin. Earth-Sim and […]

Myths and Magic Spotlight – Katalina Leon

Introducing Katalina Leon, author of Alchemy With Benefits Katalina Leon brings a sense of adventure and a touch of the mystical to romance. She believes there’s a daring heroine inside every woman who wants to take a wild ride with a strong worthy hero. What happens when a wacky witch who casts spells that backfire, collides with a hunkalicious food wizard who practices alchemy from a food truck? Estele “I meant to do well” Esposito is the worst witch in the San Buena enchantment community. When she casts a spell it goes batshit wacky with disastrous results. Everything changes when […]

Myths and Magic Spotlight – Kerry Adrienne

Introducing Kerry Adrienne, author of The Guardian of Blackbird Inn USA Today bestselling author Kerry Adrienne loves history, science, music and art. She’s a mom to three daughters, many cats, and a panther chameleon named Yoda. She loves live music and traveling most anywhere. In addition to being an author, she’s a college instructor, artist, costumer, editor, and bad guitar player. Recently, she adopted the sweetest tiger named Rajah at a local tiger sanctuary and is training to educate people about conservation of the species, feed the animals at the sanctuary, and make enrichment items for wild cats big and […]

Myths and Magic Spotlight – Melle Amade and Michael Trozzo

Introducing Melle Amade and Michael Trozzo, authors of I Am Human About Melle: My days are spent in an office overlooking Los Angeles International Airport where I work as a Director of Marketing for a data center technology firm, which wouldn’t make you think I had an MFA in film with an emphasis on writing from Chapman University. However, I also have degrees in visual communications and global communications, which allowed me to work for some of the finest technology firms in the world. In my spare time I have penned six screenplays, four stage plays, an opera libretto, numerous […]

Myths and Magic Spotlight – Michelle Hercules

Introducing Michelle Hercules, author of Savage Dawn Michelle Hercules always knew creative arts were her calling but not in a million years did she think she would become an author. With a background in fashion design, she thought she would follow that path. But one day, out of the blue, she had an idea for a book. One page turned into ten pages, ten pages turned into a hundred, and before she knew, her first novel, The Prophecy of Arcadia, was born. She lives in The Netherlands with her husband and daughter, and whenever she’s not writing, she’s daydreaming about […]

Myths and Magic Spotlight – R. E. Vance

Introducing R. E. Vance, author of Pick Your Potion R.E. Vance lives in Edinburgh with his wife, one year old kid and imaginary dog where he enjoys a beautiful city, whisky (Scottish spelling, not mine) and long walks. All he really wants is to write stories based in Paradise Lot (and elsewhere). All he really hopes for is that his child is healthy (ten fingers, ten toes and at least two eyes are a good start) and that eventually he can can get a real dog so that he can have an excuse to go on even more long walks. […]

Myths and Magic Spotlight – Bec McMaster

Introducing Bec McMaster, author of Heart of Fire Bec McMaster is the award-winning author of the London Steampunk series. A member of RWA, she writes sexy, dark paranormals, and adventurous steampunk romances, and grew up with her nose in a book. Following a life-long love affair with fantasy, she discovered romance novels as a 16 year-old, and hasn’t looked back. In 2012, Sourcebooks released her debut novel, Kiss of Steel, the first in the London Steampunk series, followed by: Heart of Iron, My Lady Quicksilver, Forged By Desire, and Of Silk And Steam. Two novellas–Tarnished Knight and The Curious Case […]