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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

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Four more days… #CTDTrailer

not to be a giant tease or anything, but something wicked this way comes... ~claim your pre-order prizes here~

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BECOMING THE DARK PRINCE release day and STALKING JACK THE RIPPER Amazon Prime Day deal!

i am so, so, SO excited that BECOMING THE DARK PRINCE, the Thomas Cresswell novella, is in the world today!!!! i've gotten tagged in so many comments and posts across social media, and i am thrilled beyond words that you're enjoying this look inside Thomas's head. i hope it helps to ease the wait until… Continue reading BECOMING THE DARK PRINCE release day and STALKING JACK THE RIPPER Amazon Prime Day deal!

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BECOMING THE DARK PRINCE (A Thomas Cresswell novella) cover reveal!!!!!

Hello, dapper Thomas! Look at him getting his own cover for BECOMING THE DARK PRINCE!  Here are some answers to frequently asked questions:  -July 15 is release day -it is an ebook only (definitely tell my publisher--JIMMY Patterson books--if you’d like a short story collection one day too! those kind of decisions aren't up to… Continue reading BECOMING THE DARK PRINCE (A Thomas Cresswell novella) cover reveal!!!!!

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CAPTURING THE DEVIL cover + full chapter reveal on EW!

The end is near. 9/10/19 • Entertainment Weekly revealed the cover *and* an entire chapter of CAPTURING THE DEVIL yesterday! please head over there to read the sample, i'm so, so excited for you to have a first look at the STALKING JACK THE RIPPER series conclusion! • spy any fun details??? 🐉 💍 •… Continue reading CAPTURING THE DEVIL cover + full chapter reveal on EW!

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CAPTURING THE DEVIL cover news!

Monday, 4/29/19, the wait is finally over.  But that's not all the fun news! An entire chapter will also be shared along with the cover. Are you ready?!?!? Any final color guesses??? CAPTURING THE DEVIL links: Amazon Barnes & Noble GoodReads IndieBound

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CAPTURING THE DEVIL Description Reveal + Updated release date!!!

happy Monday! ARE YOU READY FOR CAPTURING THE DEVIL’S DESCRIPTION?!?! also?? the release date has been moved up to September 10th!!! YAY!!!! * * * * Without further ado, here's the current jacket copy: In the shocking finale to the bestselling series that began with Stalking Jack the Ripper, Audrey Rose and Thomas are on… Continue reading CAPTURING THE DEVIL Description Reveal + Updated release date!!!