Author Archive: amybraunauthor

Amy is a Canadian urban fantasy and horror author. Her work revolves around monsters, magic, mythology, and mayhem. She started writing in her early teens, and never stopped. She loves building unique worlds filled with fun characters and intense action. She is the recipient of April Moon Books Editor Award for “author voice, world-building and general bad-assery,” and the One Book Two Standout Award in 2015 for her Cursed trilogy. She has been featured on various author blogs and publishing websites, and is an active member of the Writing GIAM and Weekend Writing Warrior communities. When she isn't writing, she's reading, watching movies, taking photos, gaming, and struggling with chocoholism and ice cream addiction.

AMBER SKY is now available!

It’s release day yet again! I’m absolutely thrilled to release the first of two Dark Sky novellas: Amber Sky! Press-ganged into servitude by a ruthless band of marauders who survived the devastating Storm, Nash has grown tired of his career– the young, undefeated champion…
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Cursed Box Set Releasing November 6!

I love getting box sets (I like reading all the books in a series/character’s journey and generally find them to be cheaper), and decided that since Cursed wrapped up in June, it was time to try making a boxed set of…
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Sunday Snippet: “My sight was red.”

It’s that time for Weekend Writing Warriors, the weekly blog post where indie authors share 8-10 sentences of their newest or upcoming releases, I’m continuing with Amber Sky, the first of two Dark Sky prequel novellas which releases on Tuesday! Newsletter subscribers, you’re getting it free (sign…
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Sunday Snippet: “The fight couldn’t have been going worse,” and a HUGE honour!

It’s that time again! For my submission to Weekend Writing Warriors, the weekly blog post where indie authors share 8-10 sentences of their newest or upcoming releases, I’m turning to Amber Sky, the first of two Dark Sky prequel novellas told from side character…
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Book Review: A Court of Thorns and Roses

This will likely come as a surprise to no one, but when I was little, I loved Beauty and the Beast. It wasn’t just because of the library (but let’s face it–– that was a significant part), but because it was…
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Sunday Snippet: “He destroys everything you are, and you never even know it’s happening until it’s too late.”

It’s time once again for Weekend Writing Warriors, the weekly blog post where indie authors share 8-10 sentences of their newest or upcoming releases. This week will be the last week for Midnight Sky and I know there are questions so hopefully this…
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Book Review: Unraveled

I’m not a huge fan of Westerns. They’re just not my thing. But when my favourite urban fantasy heroine shares my view and gets into her own Western themed adventure? Count me in! Jennifer Estep‘s latest Elemental Assassin novel, Unraveled, takes place in…
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Sunday Snippet: “…until I saw her eyes.”

Welcome to Weekend Writing Warriors, the weekly blog post where indie authors get together and share 8-10 sentences of their newest or upcoming releases. I decided to stick with Midnight Sky and will continue to do so for one more week before I…
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Book Review: Hidden Blade

Pippa DaCosta became one of my new favourite authors when I read Beyond the Veil, the first in The Veil series, in a free urban fantasy collection called Gods and Mortals. So when I saw the cover for Hidden Blade, the newest book in…
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