I’ve been hinting to a
big change, and I can finally share the news.
Embrace is getting a fresh look with a brand new cover, and I’m
geeked for the reveal later this month. I’ve gotten a sneak peek at the new
design and I’m beyond thrilled. It’s stunning and mysterious and I love it.
get me wrong, I like the original cover (on the left). I thought the image of
the girl looking at something just out of view reflected the mystery of what
Madison Riley discovers in Embrace.
I wrote Embrace to be a standalone novel, so the publisher and I weren’t
thinking about a second book or its cover when Embrace’s was designed. But when readers kept asking if there’d be a sequel my creative wheels started to turn and I began work on another book.
I had so much fun being
back with Madison and the gang. The stakes are higher this time. In Hold Tight
Madison unknowingly invites two dangerous yet enticing beings into her life,
what she needs now is to figure out which one she can trust and how to get rid of the other before either destroys her and everyone she loves.
I was delighted when Omnific Publishing picked it up. Then it came time to design the cover and finding the perfect image for
book two that fit the story and matched Embrace’s was difficult. So my wonderful marketing associate and I got to
talking about other options. The result was a whole new look for book one.
It’s been exciting to
see the preliminary designs. A Tale of
Many Reviews is hosting the cover reveal for both books on June 26th.
I can’t wait to share them with you! Until then I have a first peek at Hold Tight coupled with an excerpt from Embrace plus a chance to win a $10 gift card.
to realize I’d do whatever it took to keep someone I care about safe—expose
what I am, harness my anger, let my darker side take over. That’s one promise I
know I can make without regret.”
I was about to protest when he then asked,
“What about you? Just what are your feelings toward me?” I must have hesitated
because he laughed, light and warm, yet there was a bitter edge to it. “I just
told you I’d embrace the dark to protect you, and you still can’t open up to
HOLD TIGHT excerpt – exclusive first peek!
soft swish hum had me glancing around the kitchen again. A cool breeze stirred
the curtains and rippled the water in the bowl. I hurried and
closed the window, but then a quiet buzz traveled around the kitchen like an
angry fly. For a moment, I could have sworn I smelled fresh-cut orchids, but
when I inhaled, the air chilled my lungs, causing me to cough. No matter which
direction I looked, no one was there.
it,” a disembodied voice whispered eagerly.
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