Contests, News, & Events

Darklands Blog Tour

WED July 25

Book Monster Reviews (interview)

TUES July 31 Release Day Blitz

A Dream Within A Dream

Fall Into Books

A Bibliophile’s Thoughts on Books

Faerotic Prose

Sarah Mäkelä

Pearls Cast Before A McPig

Between Dreams and Reality (Guest Blog)

Read 2 Review

Mary’s Garden (Interview)

Midtown Underground

WED August 1

Urban Fantasy Investigations (Guest blog)

Flutey Words

Urban Girl Reader

THURS August 2

I Smell Sheep (Interview)

Midtown Underground

FRI August 3

Fall Into Books (Guest blog)

Simply Infatuated

The Cheapest Vacation

SAT August 4

A Dream Within A Dream

What the Cat Read (Interview)

SUN August 5

Dark Faerie Tales and All Things Urban Fantasy (Deadly Destinations event)

Snarkymamma: An Avid Reader

MON August 6

Wolf Majick (Interview)

Paranormal Cravings (Guest blog)

TUES August 7

Bookin’ It Reviews

Curling up by the Fire (Guest blog)

Mama Knows Books (Guest blog)

WED August 8

Zombiegirl Shambling (Interview)

Ex Libris (Guest blog)

FRI August 10

The Book Nympho (STOMP vs ROMP event)

TUES August 14

Angels Gather Here: Linda Poitevin’s blog

MON August 20

Writerspace (gust blog)

Bloodstone Blog Tour (2011)

September 21: The Qwillery

September 26: Fang-tastic Books

September 26: All Things Urban Fantasy

September 27: Book Lover’s Hideaway

September 27: Urban Girl Reader

September 28: All Things Books

September 28, 6:30 p.m. Eastern: Radio interview at ParaYourNormal

September 29: Urban Fantasy Investigations

September 29: Sizzling Hot Books

September 30: Jacqueline Paige, All Things Paranormal

October 3: My Bookish Fairy Tale

October 3: Laurie’s Thoughts & Reviews

October 4: Ramblings From A Chaotic Mind

October 5: The Book Faery

October 5: Night Owl Romance

October 6: Reading Between the Wines

October 6: RavenCraft Realm

October 7: Kay Dee Royal

October 8: Laura Kaye

October 9: A Great Book is the Cheapest Vacation

October 10: Donna’s Blog Home

October 10: The Book Nympho

October 11: Sarah Makela, Author

October 12: Were Vamps Romance

October 13: Among the Muses

October 14: Oodles of Books

October 16: Spooky Legends event at All Things Urban Fantasy International giveaway!

October 17: Authors by Authors

October 18: Castles & Guns

October 19: That Bookish Girl

October 20: Mama Knows Books

October 20: Romancing the Book International giveaway!

October 21: Bite Club

October 22: Curling Up By The Fire

October 26: Paranormal Haven International giveaway!

October 27: The Bookish Brunette Trick or Treat for Books event with giveaway!

October 28: Falcata Times

Upcoming Appearances

October 13-16: New York Comic Con, NYC:

  • On Friday at noon, I’ll be signing books at the Penguin booth (#1145)

October 20: LASTSFA Writers Workshop, Albany, NY

November 20: Group signing to raise money for literacy programs, Barnes & Noble, Vestal, NY

Past Interviews and Appearances

Interview at Ginger Nuts of Horror, in which we discuss upstate vs. downstate New York, cabbages, and the letter U

Interview at Larissa’s Bookish Life

Tina spells out four things the norms just don’t get about zombies at Falcata Times.

As part of Book Lovers Inc.‘s blogoversary celebration, Tina reviews Hellforged.

Aunt Mab shares her program for training apprentice demon fighters at Parajunkee’s View.

Interview at Sci Fi Fan Letter.

Take a quiz to find out which personal demons may be bedviling you at Bitten by Books.

Take a tour of Deadtown by night at Sara’s Urban Fantasy Blog.

Interview at Book Lovers Inc.

“Understanding the Undead: A Fact Sheet,” issued by the Boston mayor’s office, at All Things Urban Fantasy.

Guest post on in-between things at Literary Escapism.

Interview at Nocturne Romance Reads.

My release day party at Fang-tastic Books talked about Deadtown’s zombies.

Read about Deadtown’s Welsh background at Amberkatze’s Book Blog.

I wrote a guest post on how urban fantasy has changed (and where it might be heading) at Thrills, Chills, and Romance, the blog of author J.R. Turner.

Take the “Which Deadtown Character Are You?” quiz on Ilona Andrews’s blog.

I contributed a segment to “Dark Winter Tale,” a round-robin story by 15 authors sponsored by Dark Faerie Tales and Tynga’s Reviews. You can read my segment here, but the best way to experience this fun store is to go here and use the master list to start at the beginning.

Podcast interview at Off the Shelf.

As part of Janice Hardy’s The Other Side of the Story series, I write about starting a scene by writing its dialog first.

Tina shared “Waking Up Dead” (part of her memoirs) at Paperback Dolls.

To celebrate the release of Grave Witch by Kalayna Price, I wrote a guest post on telling details in fantasy.

As part of zombie month at vvb32reads, two interviews:

Got Zombies? at Vision Quest Fail.

Together with a bunch of other urban fantasy authors, I was part of a joint interview to celebrate Vampire Week at

I did a guest post on 25 years of vampires to celebrate the Not-Really-Southern Vamp Chick’s 25th birthday bash.

Come and see where I write in the Where Stories Are Made feature at Book Chick City.

I wrote a guest post on “writing what you know” for fantasy writers at RomConversations.

Amber asked me some great interview questions at Amberkatze’s Book Blog.

Read my guest post on reading (and writing) fantasy series at  Enchanted by Books. The followup comments were really interesting!

Author Spotlight interview at the Daily Dose.

I visited with authors Sean Cummings and Rita Vetere at Chatting in the Dark. Visit Rita’s site to read the transcript.

Audio interview at Coffee with an Author on Blog Talk Radio.

Interview with Q&A at Bitten by Books.

I guest blogged at Drey’s Library about why zombies are not the new vampires (and never will be).

Interview at SciFiGuy.

Interview at All Things Urban Fantasy.

Guest blogging at the Penguin USA Blog:

Interview at Smexy Books.

Interview at Lurv a la Mode.

Guest post: “How Did You Know You Were a Writer” at Literary Escapism.

We rang in 2010 zombie style with a New Year’s Eve Zombie Party at Book Obsessed. Read my short story “A Very Zombie New Year,” written just for this event.

Interview with Q&A  at The Book Smugglers.

Vicky Vaughn character interview at Fantastic Book Reviews.

Interview with Q&A at Fantasy Literature.

Interview at Falcata Times.

Interview at Urban Fantasy Reader.

Laurel Wilczek posted a four-part interview on Ravenne’s Pi.

Interview at Dark Faerie Tales.

Q&A on Joylene Nowell Butler’s blog, One Moment at a Time on Cluculz Lake.

6 responses to “Contests, News, & Events

%d bloggers like this: