Posts Categorized: Guests

Guest Blog: Brooklyn Ann on Why Vampires Make Good Aristocrats

Guest Blog: Brooklyn Ann on Why Vampires Make Good Aristocrats

August 22, 2014 Guests 2

A big welcome to Brooklyn Ann who is here to telling us why vampires make good aristocrats and celebrating the release of One Bite Per Night, Scandals With Bite #2 (published on August 5, 2014 by Sourcebooks Casablanca). Why Vampires Make Good Aristocrats by Brooklyn Ann Vampires were perfectly suited for the British Aristocracy, which was a major reason why I put them in Regency ballrooms in my Scandals with Bite series. Here are the reasons why that works out so well: They’re night owls. Most of the balls and operas and festivities in the regency went from dusk till dawn. A vampire’s nocturnal… Read more »

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Guest Blog & Giveaway: Andrea Speed on the Reverse Tooth Fairy & win a gift certificate

Guest Blog & Giveaway: Andrea Speed on the Reverse Tooth Fairy & win a gift certificate

August 12, 2014 Guests 9

A big welcome to Andrea Speed who is here to telling us about the Reverse Tooth Fairy and celebrating the release of City of Monsters,  (published on August 11, 2014 by Riptide Publishing). Want to win a a gift certificate for Riptide Publishing so you can get City of Monsters? Enter by leaving a comment on this post. The Reverse Tooth Fairy by Andrea Speed Thanks to All Things Urban Fantasy for having me today. One intrepid human, namely Josh Caplan, the overnight clerk of the Quik-Mart, has started making a monster manual, cataloguing the creatures of Dev that he encounters in his… Read more »

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Interview with Max Gladstone

Interview with Max Gladstone

July 29, 2014 Guests 0

A big welcome to Max Gladstone who is here answering a few of our questions and celebrating the release of Full Fathom Five, Craft Sequence #3 (published on July 15, 2014 by Tor Books). Interview with Max Gladstone by Max Gladstone All Things Urban Fantasy: The Urban Fantasy genre is no stranger to mixing magic with familiar parts of society. Turning that practice on its head, the Craft Sequence mixes familiar elements from our world, namely economic and legal structures, with a completely fantastical parallel universe. What came first, the drive to create a new world or a fascination with the mutable potential of… Read more »

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Interview & Giveaway: Interview with Kelly Meade & win a Cornerstone Run Goodie Basket

Interview & Giveaway: Interview with Kelly Meade & win a Cornerstone Run Goodie Basket

July 22, 2014 Giveaways, Guests 0

A big welcome to Kelly Meade who is here to answer a few of our questions and to  celebrate the release of Black Rook, Cornerstone Run #1 (published on July 15, 2014 by Intermix). Want to win Cornerstone Run goodie basket? Enter via the widget below. All Things Urban Fantasy: Before I get into the book-oriented questions, I was intrigued by your blog profile reference to liking online RPGs. Do you play, or just read them? And what sort of characters are you drawn to? Kelly Meade: To be honest, I haven’t been involved in RPG’s in years—probably not since around the time I… Read more »

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Guest Blog & Giveaway: Sonya Clark on Persephone’s Choice & win Witchlight

Guest Blog & Giveaway: Sonya Clark on Persephone’s Choice & win Witchlight

July 7, 2014 Giveaways, Guests 10

A big welcome to Sonya Clark who is here to telling us about Persephone’s Choice and celebrating the release of Witchlight, Magic Born #2 (published on June 30, 2014 by Carina Press). Want to win a copy? Enter via the widget below. Persephone’s Choice by Sonya Clark The myth of Hades and Persephone is one that’s always intrigued me. Most versions of it go more or less like this: Hades kidnaps Persephone and takes her to the Underworld, her harvest goddess mother Demeter lets crops wither while she searches for her daughter, and eventually a deal is worked out. Persephone will spend half the… Read more »

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Guest Blog & Giveaway: An Interview with Mister Ethan Kaille from D. B. Jackson & win A PLUNDER OF SOULS

Guest Blog & Giveaway: An Interview with Mister Ethan Kaille from D. B. Jackson & win A PLUNDER OF SOULS

July 1, 2014 Giveaways, Guests 19

A big welcome to D. B. Jackson who is here with an interview with Mister Ethan Kaille and celebrating the release of A PLUNDER OF SOULS, Thieftaker Chronicles #3 (published on July 8, 2014 by Tor). Want to win a copy? Enter via the widget below. Interview with Mister Ethan Kaille by D. B. Jackson We at the Boston Gazette are delighted to be joined today by Mister Ethan Kaille, a thieftaker of some renown here in our fair city. His past exploits have been described by the author D.B. Jackson in his “Thieftaker Chronicles,” and Mister Jackson has a new volume, A Plunder… Read more »

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Guest Blog & Giveaway: JC Nelson on how it’s good to be bad & win Free Agent

Guest Blog & Giveaway: JC Nelson on how it’s good to be bad & win Free Agent

June 30, 2014 Giveaways, Guests 20

A big welcome to JC Nelson who is here to telling us how it’s good to be bad and celebrating the release of Free Agent, The Grimm Agency (published on 7/29/2014 by Ace books). Want to win a copy? Enter via the widget below. It’s Good to Be Bad by JC Nelson I confess I love a great villain. Someone who isn’t just the man or woman in black, twirling his or her mustache and laughing evilly. Not that I have anything against evil laughs. In fact, it seems like most of the time, the bad guys and gals have more reasons to laugh…. Read more »

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Guest Blog & Giveaway: Alexis Hall on Team Elise & a giveaway of something Kate Kane likes

Guest Blog & Giveaway: Alexis Hall on Team Elise & a giveaway of something Kate Kane likes

June 23, 2014 Giveaways, Guests 1

A big welcome to Alexis Hall who is here to telling us about Team Elise and celebrating the release of SHADOWS & DREAMS, Kate Kane, Paranormal Investigator #2 (published on June 16, 2014 by Riptide Publishing). Want to win something Kate likes? Enter via the widget below. Team Elise by Alexis Hall Hello, and welcome to my second ever blog tour, celebrating Riptide Publishing’s release of SHADOWS & DREAMS, the sequel to IRON & VELVET. Yay! Thank you so much to All Things Urban Fantasy for hosting me. And, to you, dear reader, for stopping by. If you’d like to come with me and… Read more »

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Guest Blog & Giveaway: Lisa Medley on Reaper Rules: The Basics & win Reap & Repent

Guest Blog & Giveaway: Lisa Medley on Reaper Rules: The Basics & win Reap & Repent

June 20, 2014 Giveaways, Guests 17

A big welcome to Lisa Medley who is here to telling us about the basic reaper ruls and celebrating the release of Reap & Repent, The Reapers #1 (published on June 2, 2014 by Harlequin). Want to win a copy? Enter via the widget below. Reaper Rules: The Basics by Lisa Medley Reapers are grim by nature. Always with the dying. Throw in the complication of demons, a possessed reaper and a fallen angel bent on destruction, and all Hell will most assuredly break loose. These are not the reapers of myth because, let’s face it. Cloaked skeletons are in no way sexy. Chances… Read more »

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Interview with Molly Harper

Interview with Molly Harper

June 19, 2014 Guests 1

A big welcome to Molly Harper who came by to answer a few of our questions and to celebrate the release of Better Homes and Hauntings,  (published on June 24, 2014 by Pocket Books). Interview with Molly Harper All Things Urban Fantasy: While still paranormal, BETTER HOMES AND HAUNTINGS ventures into ghost story territory, which is a totally different than your other paranormal romances with vampires and werewolves. Was writing about a different supernatural phenomenon a challenge or a nice break? Molly Harper: It was a really nice break. Ghost stories deal more with the feelings and perceptions of being in a frightening… Read more »

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