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.

Author Interview and Giveaway: Danielle L. Jensen

I’m very excited to have yet another bestselling author (and fellow Albertan) on the website today! Say hello to Danielle L. Jensen, USA Today bestselling author of the heartbreakingly romantic Malediction Trilogy. She’s here today to promote her upcoming novel The Broken…
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Cover Reveal, Excerpt, and Giveaway: THE DRAGONS OF NOVA

I’m thrilled to reveal another stunning cover from USA Today Bestselling Author Elise Kova! This beauty, titled The Dragons of Nova, is the sequel to Kova’s epic high fantasy steampunk dream, The Alchemists of Loom. If you haven’t experienced this truly unique and…
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Sunday Snippet: “…someone else was here, trying to hide.”

It’s that time again! More Weekend Writing Warriors, the weekly blog hop where indie authors share 8-10 sentences of their current, upcoming, and newly released work. I’m inching toward the end of the final rewrites for my new urban fantasy story, Storm of the Gods. I…
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Book Review: Snared

Last week, I was lucky enough to have a Q&A with one of my favourite authors, Jennifer Estep, talking about the latest novel in her Elemental Assassin series, Snared. Today, I get to share my thoughts on the latest novel in this awesome…
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Sunday Snippet: “My mind flashed to images I didn’t want to see.”

Welcome back to Weekend Writing Warriors, the weekly blog hop where indie authors share 8-10 sentences of their current, upcoming, and newly released work. I’m focusing on the final rewrites for my new urban fantasy story, Storm of the Gods, before I start…
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Sunday Snippet: “Still, we got the job done…”

Happy belated (or early) Easter, and welcome back to Weekend Writing Warriors, the weekly blog hop where indie authors share 8-10 sentences of their current, upcoming, and newly released work. It’s been a busy week due to the release of the Dark Sky box…
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Book Review: The Heartstone Thief

Who doesn’t love it when their favourite authors try something new? Pippa DaCosta‘s latest standalone novel, The Heartstone Thief, is solid fantasy, and a story that’s filled with heart, adventure, and emotion. It was a truly great read, and is absolutely worth…
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Guest Post: Jennifer Estep (With a Giveaway!)

Today is super exciting for me, because I get to feature one of my all time favourite urban fantasy authors, Jennifer Estep! If you’ve followed me for a while, you know how amazing this is for me. Estep is a major influence in…
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New Release: The DARK SKY Collection (and another GIVEAWAY!)

It’s now, finally, officially, over. Yes, the Dark Sky series has come to an end with this box set. Am I sad? A little bit. I’m gonna miss Claire. Sawyer, Gemma, Nash, Abby, and a couple new characters introduced in Obsidian Sky. But though this…
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Sunday Snippet: “That sound like music to your ears?”

Welcome back to Weekend Writing Warriors, the weekly blog hop where indie authors share 8-10 sentences of their current, upcoming, and newly released work. Though I’m scrambling a little to make sure the Dark Sky box set is up and ready for purchase…
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