Authors After Dark Book Request Form

Posted by on Jul 20, 2014 in General | 0 comments

I will be attending Authors After Dark in August, but with VERY LIMITED participation. I will be at the signing on Saturday, August 9, but due to the small tablespace provided, I will only bring a limited number of copies of After Math, Twenty-Eight and a Half Wishes, and The Curse Keepers. If you KNOW you want a book–especially one not listed here, please click on this link and request your copies. Also, if you let me know you are coming, I will bring you special swag. I can’t wait to meet...

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I’m Coming to Arkansas!

Posted by on Jul 20, 2014 in General | 1 comment

I’ll be traveling in Arkansas in August and I’ve set up two Meet & Greets while I’m there. The first is in Rogers, Arkansas at Starbucks on Saturday, August 2 at 1:00 p.m. The second is on Monday, August 4 at another Starbucks at 7:00 p.m. (Addresses below) Come hang out and chat. I will bring books but only the books readers request before I leave Saturday morning. GETTING A BOOK IS OPTIONAL. I’m more interested in meeting you than making a “sale” so please don’t let that stop you from coming to...

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I’m coming to the UK!

Posted by on Jul 9, 2014 in General | 9 comments

My publicist is in the process of setting up a book signing tour for me in the UK in 2015! I’ll be with a few other authors and we plan to stop at several cities. But right now we’re trying to figure out where my readers are located! If you live in the UK and are interested in meeting me in 2015, would you click below and answer two questions that will help with our planning? Thank you and I can’t wait to meet you all! Click here for the questionnaire.

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Happy Third Book Birthday Twenty-Eight and a Half Wishes!!!

Posted by on Jul 1, 2014 in General | 23 comments

Three years ago today I entered the publishing world when I released the eBook of Twenty-Eight and a Half Wishes on Amazon, B&N and Smashwords. But silly me didn’t officially declare the release for another week–until the print book came out. Hahahahaha! You see, even then I was still thinking in traditional publisher terms. A print book was VERY important to me. That made it a “real” book. Little did I know then what I know now–about 98-99% of all my sales are eBooks. (BTW, I still make a print book of all...

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Now Accepting Applications for the DGS Street Team

Posted by on Jun 23, 2014 in General | 16 comments

We are now accepting applications for the DGS street team! Just an FYI, the street team is run by Heather Pennington, Denise’s assistant, so most early contact about joining the team will be through her. We’re excited that you want to join the street team, but Heather has put together a list of expectations so you know what you’re signing up for. Expectations for Street Team members: 1. Two unique/new DGS reviews each year. The links need to be from Amazon or Goodreads and need to be sent to Heather through an email  OR the...

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Thirty-Two and a Half Complications– Chapters 1-3

Posted by on Jun 14, 2014 in General | 12 comments

Thirty-Two and a Half Complications Rose Gardner Mystery #5 Release: June 24 Available for preorder: iBooks Amazon Amazon UK   Chapter One   Staring down the barrel of a gun was not how I wanted to start my day. “Everyone put your hands on your heads and lay down on the floor!” the robber shouted, the ski mask over his face muffling his words. Without the gun, it would have been hard to take him seriously. His mask was plastered with pictures of Sponge Bob Squarepants. I started to get to my knees, clutching a deposit bag tight in my...

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Somewhere (On the Otherside #3)

Posted by on Jun 11, 2014 in General | 0 comments

Blurb and release date coming soon!

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Thirty-Two and a Half Complications Has a Cover and a Blurb

Posted by on May 23, 2014 in General | 9 comments

THIRTY-TWO AND A HALF COMPLICATIONS  Coming June 24, 2014     There’s no denying trouble finds Rose Gardner like a divining rod finds water, especially when Rose lands in the middle of a bank robbery. But after the robbers steal her deposit bag—containing a large amount of cash—she soon finds out that trouble is threatening her business as well, thanks to her sister Violet’s financial mismanagement,. To top it off, Rose’s ex-boyfriend, Joe Simmons, has moved back to Henryetta to fill the chief deputy sheriff position. Rose’s...

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Happy Release Day BUSINESS AS USUAL!

Posted by on Apr 10, 2014 in General | 3 comments

Happy Release Day BUSINESS AS USUAL This is the third book in the USA Today bestselling Off the Subject series. BUSINESS AS USUAL tells Lexi Pendergraft’s story. My original plan had been to make the third book Tina’s story, but Lexi stole my heart while I was writing REDESIGNED–and from reader comments–she stole a lot of your hearts as well. I loved telling Lexi’s story and found her intimacy issues heart-breaking. I hope I did her justice. And Ben–her love interest–I think Ben is one of the most...

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How to Sell a Half Million Books

Posted by on Mar 24, 2014 in General | 7 comments

After watching my Createspace videos,a lot of authors have asked, “How did you do it? How did you sell so many books?” Honestly, one book at a time. In my video, I say that by the end of December, 2011, I’d sold 26,000 books. As of this weekend, I’ve sold 532,814 books–both eBooks and print, but about 95% are eBooks. I have twelve self-published books released (with one coming out April 10, another scheduled June 24, and  a third November 4) I have one book published with 47North, an Amazon imprint, along with a...

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