RELEASE THE KRAKEN! + Do you want an open reader thread?

RELEASE THE KRAKEN! + Do you want an open reader thread?

I’ve been resisting that SO MUCH. But you know it had to come sometime. And what better day than today? This is going to be a two-month long journey from beginning to end. I know this is a new format for everyone, and it’s set in a different part of the Iron Seas world, with(…)

The serial as a feature, not a bug (The Kraken King FAQs)

The serial as a feature, not a bug (The Kraken King FAQs)

By emails I’ve received and just general rumblings on the internet, I’ve picked up a sense that some readers feel they are being punished by the serial release in some way — that if they are buying the serial, the price and format is their punishment. If they buy the compiled print version, the wait(…)

Kraken King poster giveaway! (Animated covers redux)

Kraken King poster giveaway! (Animated covers redux)

Guess what’s out next week?!! Not that I’m excited! For fun, I’ve decided to animate bits of each serial cover for its release week. I’ll be writing up a post later about the animation process itself, but for now, I’m wondering: What should be out the window? Cover #1, the fire (as on the book(…)

What’s out the porthole? (Animating THE KRAKEN KING)

What’s out the porthole? (Animating THE KRAKEN KING)

Guess what’s out next week?!! Not that I’m excited! For fun, I’ve decided to animate bits of each serial cover for its release week. I’ll be writing up a post later about the animation process itself, but for now, I’m wondering: What should be out the window? Cover #1, the fire (as on the book(…)

*coughcough*

*coughcough*

I’m always kind of astonished how quickly news spreads around romancelandia. This morning I got an email about this listing on Amazon — which I know wasn’t there yesterday, because I’ve been checking — asking me to confirm that, yes, the biographical info was correct. Yes, it’s correct. This was the “after Guardians” thing I hinted(…)

A couple of random notes…

A couple of random notes…

Happy April 1st Since it is April 1st, it’s a good day to announce that I’m no longer writing steampunk or paranormal stuff and switching over to New Adult. The cover reveal for my first book is up at Dear Author. And I’ll be M. Brook now, because initials are cool. Like bow-ties. Wrecked is still(…)

RIVETED is available at a new low price!

RIVETED is available at a new low price!

Now in mass-market format! Hurray! Riveted is now available in mass-market format … but even if you don’t read print books anymore, this is still good news — the ebook price will be dropping, too! No more $12.99! The publisher lists the price at $7.99, but some bookstores will discount and the price will be(…)

Win a copy of RIVETED! I’m giving away 10 copies.

Win a copy of RIVETED! I’m giving away 10 copies.

The mass-market edition of RIVETED is coming out next week, but I have copies to give away now! So, what exactly does this giveaway include?Ten winners will receive: A print copy of the mass-market edition of RIVETED.How to Enter:Leave a comment below and let me what you’re doing this spring break (or, if you aren’t(…)

It’s the last day for THE IRON DUKE at $1.99!

It’s the last day for THE IRON DUKE at $1.99!

In case you missed the news last week, THE IRON DUKE is currently $1.99 in ebook form at these stores: Amazon US | Kobo | iBooks | B&N | All Romance eBooks (and here is a link for Amazon Japan, where it is discounted (not $1.99, but still cheaper than usual.)) (International Readers: Berkley UK holds the ebook rights in the UK, NZ, and AUS. This discount(…)

On Netgalley? So is THE KRAKEN KING, Part 1!

On Netgalley? So is THE KRAKEN KING, Part 1!

As part of Berkley Romance’s InterMix Monday, THE KRAKEN KING, PART I will be automatically approved for download to any reviewer/blogger who requests it (along with some other great titles, so check them out)! I know many of you are uncertain about the serial format, so this is a great opportunity to see what you(…)

Frequently Asked: Will RIVETED’s ebook drop in price?

Frequently Asked: Will RIVETED’s ebook drop in price?

Answer: Yes! Right now it is $12.99 at most stores, and $10.99 at Amazon, so I can understand how prohibitive that is. But, good news! The mass-market edition is coming out April 1st. So far, every time the mass-market edition of the Iron Seas novels has been released, there has been a corresponding drop in the(…)

THE IRON DUKE is $1.99! Links & Info

THE IRON DUKE is $1.99! Links & Info

This week only, the ebook edition of THE IRON DUKE is $1.99! Amazon US | Kobo | iBooks | B&N ETA: Here is the All Romance eBooks link! and here is a link for Amazon Japan, where it is discounted (not $1.99, but still cheaper than usual. Thanks to Judith for the heads-up!) (International Readers: Berkley UK holds the ebook rights in(…)

Wrecked at 99c

Wrecked at 99c

Because it’s tangentially related to The Kraken King, I’m putting Wrecked at 99c for the next month or so. And that way, if anyone missed the sale last year for Fire & Frost at 99c, you can pick the story up for a low price. You don’t have to read Wrecked to understand and/or enjoy(…)