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Kingdom of the Wicked is a NYT and USA Today bestseller!!!

Thank you a million times over, dear reader. Thank you for being so excited, for preordering, for purchasing KINGDOM OF THE WICKED the first week in stores, and for continuing to excitedly share pictures online and telling all of your friends. Positive word of mouth, especially during the global pandemic, is SO helpful.  Cheers to… Continue reading Kingdom of the Wicked is a NYT and USA Today bestseller!!!

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KINGDOM OF THE WICKED is now OUT!!!!

Happy birthday, little book. It’s been a wildly strange year full of ups and downs and stress and joy and every emotion in between, but we made it to publication day!!! I started an early draft of this story back in 2015 and put it on hold when the STALKING JACK THE RIPPER series sold,… Continue reading KINGDOM OF THE WICKED is now OUT!!!!

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Which of the Seven Demon Houses do you belong to? KINGDOM OF THE WICKED game!

The JIMMY team has been working on so many fun things behind the scenes, and I'm THRILLED to share one of my favorites with you today! I always have so much fun taking book-themed quizzes, and now there's one for KINGDOM! Which of the Seven Demon Houses do you belong to?? https://www.riddle.com/showcase/272007/personality-test To help ease… Continue reading Which of the Seven Demon Houses do you belong to? KINGDOM OF THE WICKED game!

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Kingdom of the Wicked book trailer

By earth, blood, and bone I invite thee to watch the KINGDOM OF THE WICKED book trailer! 🌿 I am SO blown away by the magic Josh and the jimmy patterson books team created during a global pandemic. (Josh directed remotely and adhered to social distancing guidelines for the actors + crew.) 🌿 I think… Continue reading Kingdom of the Wicked book trailer

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Kingdom of the Wicked sinfully exquisite book trailer

By earth, blood, and bone I invite thee to enter the early access for the smolderingly wicked book trailer Josh (and the JIMMY team) created for KINGDOM OF THE WICKED!!! If you look closely at the graphic, you may spy a certain Prince of Hell emerging from the shadows… (it makes me SO excited to… Continue reading Kingdom of the Wicked sinfully exquisite book trailer

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Kingdom of the Wicked’s first trade review is in!

“An intoxicating, tightly plotted feast for the senses.”—Kirkus The very first trade review for KINGDOM OF THE WICKED is here and I’m THRILLED to share a snippet with you today! For those who've asked about advanced reading copies please read on below:  eARCs are up on Edelweiss if you’d like to request a copy, and… Continue reading Kingdom of the Wicked’s first trade review is in!

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Second drafts, behind-the-scenes, and how to know which facts to keep or cut

i turned this beauty in yesterday!! revisions are my favorite part of the process; they’re where i go in and fine-tune details, check historical accuracy, and decide what to keep or cut away in order to streamline the concept. (in this case, the murder mystery!) one question i’m often asked by aspiring writers at book… Continue reading Second drafts, behind-the-scenes, and how to know which facts to keep or cut

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CAPTURING THE DEVIL is a NYT and USA Today Bestseller!!!

i am still over the moon that i get to share that CAPTURING THE DEVIL is both a New York Times and USA Today bestseller. (!!!!!!!!!!!) cheers to a cane-carrying, scalpel-wielding goth girl in STEM hitting these lists!!!! thank you, thank you, thank you for your love and support. beyond life, beyond death, my love… Continue reading CAPTURING THE DEVIL is a NYT and USA Today Bestseller!!!

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ESCAPING FROM HOUDINI paperbacks with bonus tarot cards are on sale now!

Happy paperback book birthday to ESCAPING FROM HOUDINI!!! These paperbacks feature some of my most favorite bonus content ever: annotated tarot cards! (I preview a few in my video, but there’s more!) these are the tarot + playing cards i designed with Phantom Rin for the ESCAPING FROM HOUDINI pre-order prizes last year, and while… Continue reading ESCAPING FROM HOUDINI paperbacks with bonus tarot cards are on sale now!

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CAPTURING THE DEVIL worldwide VIRTUAL SIGNING AND LIVE Q&A on September 3rd

Hi friends! I am SO beyond words excited about my very first virtual signing! Please join me at 7pm Eastern/4pm Pacific on September 3rd-- I'll be live and want to chat with all of you! Set reminders and come with ALL of your burning, spoiler-free questions about any book in the series, writing questions, or anything… Continue reading CAPTURING THE DEVIL worldwide VIRTUAL SIGNING AND LIVE Q&A on September 3rd