April 24, 2014

Featured Posts

Jalexblane_Headshot

Where We Left Off Virtual Book Tour with J. Alex Blane

Trailer What advice can you give first time authors? Don’t get stuck going backwards. If you do you will never progress forward. When writing my novel the first few months I kept writing, re-reading, and editing my first chapter. I kept telling myself “hmmm I could write that better” or “what if I add…” You have to realize that writing isn’t about going back and getting things perfect the first go round it’s about going with the flow and at least getting it all out first and then … [Read More...]

Khara_Campbell

Getting to know Khara Campbell

What was your inspiration for your debut novel? The idea for Not My Will came from my own personal experience years ago, newly saved and dating. This guy at the time just didn’t understand my desire to abstain from sex which made the relationship every different. Have you ever experienced writer’s block, what got your juices flowing? Yes I have. During those times I take a break from the story and allow my mind to relax which helps me to think clearer. Sometimes my mind would get so … [Read More...]

How-Sweet-the-Sound Book Cover

How Sweet the Sound Book Blast & Author Giveaway

Author is offering 2 ARC of #HSTS. The contest code is below. Open to US only. a Rafflecopter giveaway About The Book Shar Gracey wants nothing more than to sing the Lord’s praises, so she jumps at the chance to join a traveling choir led by the father of black gospel music, Thomas A. Dorsey. Better yet, the opportunity will give her money to pay for her ailing mother’s medical care. While on tour she falls under the tutelage of gospel great Mahalia Jackson—and falls for the … [Read More...]

When Ice Melts

When Ice Melts Book Blast and Giveaway

Book Blast and Giveaway. Author is giving away $10.00 Amazon Gift Card, One signed autograph copy and one ebook copy of When Ice Melts. Rafflecode: a Rafflecopter giveaway About The Book Icia Graham’s love affair with Rakim Transou had the makings of a fairy tale romance with the happily ever after ending, until the night of Rakim’s college graduation party. For Icia, it was the night her life was forever changed. So desperate to escape the horrific memories she’d suddenly been … [Read More...]

Blue Butterfly

Blue Butterfly by Marian L. Thomas Book Blast & Giveaway

One ebook (Kindle, Mobi) copy of Blue Butterfly will be given away! Contest code: a Rafflecopter giveaway Author Tour Schedule: http://bit.ly/1oCKKEJ About The Book There have been five black ballerinas that have made a noticeable mark in the world of ballet. Five that have fought to have the world see their talent rather than the color of their skin. Each has graced the stage as soloist and/or principal dancer. Precious Blue Johnson is set to become one of them. Precious Blue … [Read More...]

Hitting the Right Note

Hitting the Right Note Media Tour w/Rhonda Bowen

Excerpt from: Hitting the Right Note Rhonda Bowen ________________________________________________________________________ JJ put down the fork and faced her fate and her sister’s questions about her late night hotel room visitor. “Guys, like I said, it wasn’t a big deal. I had just had dinner. A friend was making sure I got back to my room okay.” “What friend?” Lissandra pressed. “A friend,” JJ pressed back, glaring. “Anyone we know?” Sydney asked. “You don’t know all my … [Read More...]

Anne Kaufmann

Sketches of Solitude Virtual Book Tour with Anne Kaufmann

Tell us about yourself. I was born in Toronto. My family moved to North York when I was around five years old. My grandparents raised me. They had a great love for animals and nature and taught me a deep respect for both. My grandmother loved classical music and I started piano lessons at five years old. There were always dogs in our home. When I was six years old, my grandparents bought a cottage on Lake Simcoe. I could hardly wait for the summer holidays and dreaded the approach of Labour … [Read More...]