Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Debut Books

All writers want to know the feeling of having their debut novel finally out in the world.  Can you imagine the feeling of seeing your long hard work finally available for others to read? Of course there have to be a few nerves, too. Imaging wondering about how your baby will be received. Someday I hope all of this is more than just my imagination. Someday I hope to join the list below. If you're hunting a good read, try some of these. ;-)

Jessica Topper debuts with LOUDER THAN LOVE today. I haven't read Jessica's debut yet, but it's intriguing.

The rest of these are all great books and I do hope you take the time to check them out.

And a great review of THE GLASS WIVES that explores THE GLASS WIVES meets THE GODFATHER. How provocative can you get! I interviewed Amy Sue Nathan about her debut novel on May 21, 2013

If you're interested in Historical fiction, try Lori Benton's BURNING SKY (interviewed on August 20, 2013) or Kerry Lynne's PIRATE CAPTAIN (interview on March 12, 2013). Check out the review of THE PIRATE CAPTAIN by the Historical Novel Society.

Or if you're more into Romance, try Amara Royce's NEVER TOO LATE (interviews on May 14, 2013).

A Women's Fiction debut I'm sure you'll love is Charlotte Rains Dixon's EMMA JEAN'S BAD BEHAVIOR (interview on February 19, 2013).

And coming soon: Lara Lacombe's DEADLY CONTACT debuting on November 1. I can't wait. Check out the review at RT Book Reviews.

FRIENDLY FIRE update: I'm still moving dirt to fill in the holes my reread in July revealed. All in all, I'm very pleased with my progress. (Off to "dirty my hands" a bit more. ;-)

10 comments:

  1. Thanks so much for including me on this great list, Zan Marie! I have no doubt that I'll see FRIENDLY FIRE on the shelf one day! :)

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    1. You're welcome...and thank you, Lara!

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  2. Burning Sky was a wonderful read!! Thoroughly enjoyed it!

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    1. I'm so glad I could let you in on a good read, Janet. ; )

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  3. Ooh, so many of these are on my TBR pile! I need a reading week!

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  4. Thank you for including me on your list! You're the best. And now I've got several other titles to check out.

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    1. You'll love them all, Charlotte. You're welcome. I realized that most of my author interviews have been for debuts this year, so it was natural to point them out again. ; )

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  5. Can't wait to read some of those! (some I've already read). Good luck with the dirt.

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