04-27-2010 09:04 PM
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05-02-2010 08:51 AM
Love the book. Definitely had me checking under my bed! Wonderful writing style!
05-03-2010 02:26 AM - edited 05-03-2010 02:27 AM
Hey all! I'm sure you are here because you either love to read as much as I do, or you know someone who does and you care enough to search here for a book or gift for them. Well, my name is Suzanne Wilson, and I have written a book called Malevolent Delusions.
Although I wrote it, I will say this, it is not for everyone. But, if you like ghosts and mysteries, it may be for you.
For those of you who have never written, I will tell you this......writing a book and getting it published is akin to giving birth. You want to show off your baby to the world, right? Well, I feel somewhat the same about my book.
Unfortunately, being a new, unkown author, that is a difficult, time consuming and expensive thing to do. I am a single parent who works two jobs, so the time and money are in short supply. So.......I thought I'd reach out to a few good people who love to read, and see where it goes. Please feel free to send me questions or comments. You can find me on facebook at SuzanneWilson@facebook.com.
Ariana's existence had been surrounded by the 'fruits of life, ' first showered upon her by her attentive father, then from the men she'd met and seduced. Then her attention turned to Josh, deciding she'd use her seductive powers to lure him into her web. At first, Josh resisted her, but his resistance was weak, and soon she had him right where she wanted him... well almost. Ariana lived her death as she had lived her life. Believing that anything she wanted, she should have, meanwhile, Josh's life started turning upside down because of Ariana's torment, causing him to break off his engagement to Julia, a woman he dearly loved. Ariana was his dark secret, a secret he so badly wanted to share, but he feared it. His mother and brother, Jake, began to worry about his odd behavior. He wasn't sleeping, and his high level of stress was evident. He often looked mentally misplaced, and as much as they probed, Josh was reluctant to share his torture, but eventually he did. It was by chance, that Josh met Serena, while in a bookstore looking for books on the subject of haunting. Serena was a sensitive, who instantly picked up on Josh's spirit, and she offered to help him, but her gothic attire sent Josh a perilous warning. Still, she knew things, so he decided to trust her, confiding the lustful details of his relationship with the malevolent entity, believing she could help him. Josh had already learned that there had been 'family' problems with that cottage. Generations of family members had owned the property; and a history of murders cursed the cottage, in fact, his grandfather had killed his grandmother, and then himself. The spiritual battle had begun, and with the help of his family, some new friends, medicine, psychiatry, Josh vowed to fight the good fight. Unfortunately, Ariana proved to be an antagonistic rival. She would not have anyone interfering with her quest to control and destroy Josh's life. No one!
You can order this book online from most all major retailers
05-03-2010 08:20 PM - edited 05-03-2010 08:21 PM
Executive Lunch has been out and doing well, thanks to supportive readers--I'm working hard on Executive Retention, the sequel, which should be out in July 2010!!!
In the meantime, I've released "Tracking Magic" a set of Max Killian case files. Tracking Magic will be available at B&N very shortly. So if you're looking for something with a mystery and magic...an urban fantasy that is a cross between Get Smart and Ghostbusters, this might be the book!!!
I'll post again with the link the moment "Tracking Magic" become available.
Thanks again for your support.
Maria E. Schneider
05-04-2010 11:10 AM
Short Horror Fiction... Some funny, others very not funny.
If you read my stories and like them, tell a friend, that's all I ask.
soon to be available on Apple, Amazon, B&N, etc... and print coming soon.
05-06-2010 10:59 PM
You can order this book online from most all major retailers
Suezzy -- since you are posting on B&N, here is your link for them. I did this using the "Add Product" function on the editor. Good luck! Sounds like, as a single parent w/2 jobs plus writing, you carry a heavy load.
Malevolent Delusions by Suzanne Wilson
05-09-2010 09:26 AM
Paranormal Romance Guild- Review
"I enjoyed this story immensely! Ms. Mitchell writes with a poetic voice, painting a vivid world filled with engaging characters that spoke to this southerner's romantic heart. She combines strong elements of traditional romance with fresh slants on paranormal lore, and adds enough suspense and intrigue to keep the pages turning, and your heart longing for more. I look forward to more of this wonderful series from this talented author!"- Lisa Phillips, Paranormal Romance Author
For full review: http://www.priacon.com/booksonreview.htm
In this exciting wolf shaping tale you will find romance, passion, suspense and more. Dark of kNight is a refreshing twist to your modern day werewolf lore. The story combines legends and myths creating a realistic twist of old werewolf lore and wolf shapeshifters(Lycans).
Julie Knight never really knew how much her life would change after the death of her father. After returning home to Spring Place, GA, the mysterious animal attacks begin. The small town is in an uproar over the horrific killings.
Julie finds herself in danger when the truth of who she is has been revealed. The last of a thousand year wolf bloodline of Lycans, Guardians of the mysterious Fort Mountain.
Daniel Maxwell, the handsome, dark, yet mysterious scientist returns home for the funeral. He has changed, but his love for Julie remains the same. She is what he has always wanted. She is what he needs. He would die for her. He would kill for her.
The passions begin to flare and so does the romance between Julie and Daniel. Joining forces with a mysterious group of moon-eyed people. Together they must prepare for the ultimate battle- the battle against a deadly pack of werewolves.
Can Julie and Daniel's love be strong enough to protect them from their dangerous desires? Or will they be forever lost in the Dark of kNight.
Fall of kNight (kNight Series Book 2) will be available May 18th!
05-13-2010 05:03 PM
Angel's Fire, Demon's Blood I'm so pleased to announce that my wonderful publisher as released my first paranormal romance Angel's Fire, Demon's Blood at Barnes and Noble. Ooh, I'm so thrilled and I want to share the moment with everyone, so I've added a bonus excerpt. Take a moment and drop by to check out the paranormal romance novel and let me know what you think!
Lucien D’ Angel is a celebrated paranormal detective with a lucrative television show and numerous best selling books pertaining to the world that may exist beyond the human experience. He’s managed to keep the proverbial low profile over the decades and has purposely stayed out of the public eye, due to a secret that he harbors. His life was perfect. Low keyed, private (except for the television shows) and orderly.
The pronunciation of the name fell from her numb lips. She realized as she said the word that it did seem to fit him, oddly enough. He did bring to mind the paintings she had seen of angels in her youth, elaborate images that had filled the stained glass windows at the church her parent’s had attended. Those same angels had been pale and glowing, radiating with a serenity that was undefinable. Nevertheless, there was something else. There was some sort of…she was not aware of what, precisely, even though the angelic reference to Lucien D’Angel hit a distinctly sour note.
“Yes, my name is D’Angel.” He reiterated the appellation with extreme calmness even though she was aware of the expression that suddenly flooded his face. Extreme and intense disgust was clearly etched in every line, the name not one he cared to acknowledge. He appeared to mentally shake himself, sloughing off whatever demons had invaded his thoughts at the admission.
As he took another hesitant step toward her, Eva wondered why she felt slightly more chilled than she had ever felt in her life. The very atmosphere within the comfortable warmth of the apartment appeared to have changed.
“There are oddities in this world the normal and extremely fragile human mind cannot accept.” He continued and, for the briefest fraction of a second, Eva observed that he appeared to restrain a shiver of his own. “What I am prepared to reveal to you, Evangeline, I desperately require you to comprehend with an open and objective mind.”
“Whatever for, Lucien?”
He took another step toward her and she belatedly acknowledged the intense darkness of his heavily lidded eyes failed to reflect any semblance of the gentle lighting that filled the room. She detected the sound of a sharply inhaled breath somewhere in the deep recesses of her ear. Evangeline belatedly realized the wavering spirit that had hovered in the room had vanished as rapidly as it had appeared, suddenly wary of the presence of the individual that approached her. She peered up at the slowly advancing individual and discovered a look of intense wariness evident upon his flawless features.
Without uttering a word, Lucien D’Angel lifted the paleness of his hands. The flesh of his nearly colorless palms were level to her features and she pulled back, startled by the suddenness of his action.
There, resplendent even in the brilliant glow that filled the living room of his ultra modern apartment, her host had scars more common with a world that had passed centuries ago. Eva was unable to restrain the choking gasp of revulsion that escaped her.
Savagely burnt into the tender and highly sensitive flesh of his left hand, Lucien bore a circular brand that had a depicted a multitude of angels and demons, eternally intertwined and cavorting in a lewd and spectacular dance of death. As she watched, a small yelp of unavoidable fright escaped her bloodless lips. Lucien D’Angel had never moved from his rigid stance before her. She did not have to lift her horrified regard for him to comprehend the terror that filled her rapidly pulsating heart.
Before her appalled gaze, the tortured scar that filled his palm began to burn with an intensity that could only rival that of a freshly applied brand. The whiteness of his skin turned bright and glowing and the flesh began to twist and swirl. The garish images appeared to absorb all radiant light evident in the universe and illuminated the dim confines of the room with a gleaming show of intense white light.
Eva fell back into the cushions of the sofa as the engraved demons danced wildly against his flesh, their faces contorted into hideous visages of terror and fear. The winged angels rose brightly against the tortured and puckered flesh and withdrew mighty swords that shot minute rays of reddish flame against the abnormal pallor of his skin.
“I need you, Evangeline Keegan.” His plea was heartfelt although the issuance of his words struck a chord of dread deep within her.
“Why?” She gasped, the word sticking in her throat as she cringed back into the leather cushions of the sofa.
“I require your assistance, Evangeline Keegan.” He paused, mentally forming his words before he spoke them aloud. “I need to die.”
05-15-2010 11:49 AM
And now for something completely different...
reshapes the overdeveloped East Central Florida coast, swallows condos up
whole, and ushers in a world-wide disaster-filled era spurred by
global warming, Mia Gionfreddo Fine crouches in the crumbling newsroom of
the (let's face it) crummy newspaper she works for, listening to the
publisher sing Broadway show tunes.
Set in the near future (maybe tomorrow), NEW COASTAL TIMES is a seriocomic romp through a not-so-brave new world where religious fanatics wait for Jesus in the Okefenokee Swamp, martial law rules in the still existing cities, the government sets up free-love communes for displaced youth, and a group of intrepid travelers—including former so-so reporter Mia, her adorable dedicated doctor husband, his avuncular tenor mentor, a good-hearted baritone pimp, and the show-tune-singing publisher (an aging soprano) make their way from Florida to New York in the New Coastal TImes Performing Arts Center van. Because, when you get right down to it, there really is no place like home.
05-15-2010 11:52 AM
I'm new here, so please forgive me...
Here's the link for NEW COASTAL TIMES (see previous post)