Remember around the time Dead Ringer came out in ebook and I said I’d have the proof approved within a few days? Yeah, exams happened. I approved the proof earlier this month, and it’s now available for sale. Or you could click here, which will take you to the giveaway page on Goodreads where I’m … More DEAD RINGER paperbacks now available, plus a giveaway!
So, what’s new, you ask (or not, if you’ve stumbled on here by accident)? Well, the big news is that Dead Ringer is now available, across all sales channels! A print edition will be available very soon—think a matter of days—I’ve already received a proof copy and I have to make a couple of corrections … More DEAD RINGER now available!
The following is an excerpt from DEAD RINGER, now available for pre-order and on sale September 23. Copyright © 2014, Jessica Marting. The smell of something burning dragged Livvy out of her tattered gardening magazine. Setting it aside, she saw curls of smoke lazily creep under her bedroom door. Her heart rose in her … More DEAD RINGER excerpt
I’d apologize for dropping off the face of the blogosphere again, but…oh, hell. I apologize for dropping off the face of the blogosphere. I don’t have an excuse. I’m much more active on Twitter, I swear. Follow me for book updates, Simpsons quotes, and musings about makeup and recipes. As you can see from … More Where are you going, where have you been?
Regular readers of this blog know I put myself down the Super Happy Fun Slide that is NaNoWriMo pretty much every year, and I’ve never been able to actually finish a NaNoWriMo project by November 30. I’ve written 50,000 words in a month before; just not when I was supposed to. And November 2013 was … More When stuff isn’t working
One of the characters in my current project (not the hero or heroine, in case you’re wondering) is a smoker. This book is set about 30-ish years in the future on Earth, so I’m imagining a time when smoking is looked down upon even more than it is now. I’m also realizing that like so … More Bad Habits and Why I Want More of Them
I’ve mentioned before that I keep track of all the books I read, and until last year I posted a list of my favourites from each month. I’ve also posted that I’m bad at reviewing things, which is one of the reasons I stopped that monthly feature. But listing my favourites once a year is … More What I Read: 2013 Edition