Cassie Scot Video Trailer

It’s becoming more and more popular to make a video trailer for novels these days. I’m not sure how much marketing influence they have, but it came with my Pump Up Your Book tour (beginning next month) so here it is! I put a lot of work into this in the end. Most video trailers […]

Wait? Did I see Cassie on Amazon/B&N already?C

Why yes! Yes you did! One of the things I do to promote my work is to enter it into contests. This worked exceptionally well for The Immortality Virus, which won two awards and was a finalist in a third. Last week, as I was compiling the list of contests I wanted to enter, I […]

Read an Ebook Week

  Touch of Fate (ebook) was free for Read an Ebook Week at the beginning of March. And get this…it was downloaded 183,101 times!   No, that’s not a typo. My publisher assured me. 🙂

New Interview

A new interview went live today…this one with a few questions I haven’t already answered. 🙂 Check it out at Entropy Central.

Secrets and Lies Edits are In

Edits are in for Secrets and Lies, book 2 of my Cassie Scot series. I know, I know…you’re all still waiting on #1. Well, just know that #2 won’t be far behind. I got a new editor for this book, and I’m quite pleased about it. She’s found a number of issues, one significant, most […]

The Next Big Thing – A Blog Hop

1) What is the working title of your next book? My “next” four books have already been written and will be coming out back to back to back starting in May, with Cassie Scot: ParaNormal Detective. The rest of the books in the series are Secrets and Lies, Mind Games, and Dreamer. As for what […]

Eagle Rock, Missouri

  The body of water in the background of my book cover  is Table Rock Lake, a man-made lake that stretches for many miles through southern Missouri and Northern Arkansas. The story takes place in a fictionalized town called Eagle Rock, MO, a tourist town on Table Rock Lake in the Ozark Mountains. There is […]

Cassie is on Twitter

I confess, I’ve never really known what to do with twitter. As Christine Amsden, I mostly tweet my new blog posts, and hey, maybe that’s good enough. Most of what I have to say that’s important at all goes up on my blog sooner or later. Plus, I’m a novelist — saying something in 140 […]

Cassie Scot Cover Art Reveal!

After much delay and anticipation, here it is, the cover art for my upcoming novel, Cassie Scot: ParaNormal Detective! Drum roll please…. … … … The cover art was painted by Ural Akyuz. Some of you may be wondering: What’s going on in the picture? The woman is Cassie, more or less as I envisioned […]

Cassie Coming to Life…

We’re close! Today I received the image for the cover art and I am so thrilled with it. I can’t do more than tease you with it for now, but we’re days away from the big cover art reveal. At this point, it only needs the title and by-line, then my publisher will send me […]