Category Book Hooks

Runaway moms revealed #mfrwhooks

In anticipation of the  September 1, 2018 release of Alien Contact for Runaway Moms, I have some something a bit different today: A new, longer blurb. A new cover. The Blurb The first paragraph has been around a while. The second is new. If you have any editing suggestions, let me have them. When her […]

Your name is? #mfrwhooks

Today, another hook from my WIP titled Audra Fleeing Audra Finding, book 5 in the Alien Contact for Idiots series. Audra Verhailey, a runaway young mother, flees with her baby from Oregon to Kwadra Island. Kwadra is an alternate Earth’s Vancouver Island. The Kwadrans “hopped” their island to our Earth when the environment of their planet […]

She didn’t even shudder #mfrwhooks

Today, I have some backstory about one of my heroines’ wound from my WIP titled Audra Fleeing Audra Finding, book 5 in the Alien Contact for Idiots series. Here’s the short-form blurb: She’s running from an abusive lover . . . but what is she running to? When her abusive lover threatens to take custody […]

Not the wishful-thinking type #mfrwhooks

Today, I have for you another hook from my WIP titled Audra Fleeing Audra Finding, book 5 in the Alien Contact for Idiots series. To help you figure out what’s going on, here’s the short-form blurb: She’s running from an abusive lover . . . but what is she running to? When her abusive lover […]

The Tiniest Trace of Sarcasm #mfrwhooks

Today, I have for you another hook from my WIP titled Audra Fleeing Audra Finding, book 5 in the Alien Contact for Idiots series. To help you figure out what’s going on, here’s the short-form blurb: She’s running from an abusive lover . . . but what is she running to? When her abusive lover […]

On guard against jealousy #mfrwhooks

Here’s the next hook from my almost WIP, tentatively titled Audra Fleeing, Audra Finding. This, the fifth book in the Alien Contact for Idiots series, takes place five years after         “I’m looking for a woman,” he said. Opsie waved to indicate her unfinished office. “I’m afraid my brothel isn’t quite open […]

A Tiny ‘Urp’ Escaped #mfrwhooks

Here’s the next hook from my WIP, which follows immediately after last week’s text. When her alien nation’s queen arrives at Opsie Beaverpaw’s under-construction house, she’s a mess after getting plaster on her face. It turns out the queen isn’t alone: “You didn’t say you were with someone.” Opsie stood back to let him pass. […]

A Scarred Duchess #MFRWAuthor #MFRWhooks

Sorry for missing last week! Two weeks ago, shared a passage from book two of my Camp NaNoWriMo WIP. The MS is proceeding very well, and though I doubt I’ll finish by the 30th, I should come pretty close. Woohoo! For a variety of non-authorial reason, I’ve been in a major slump the last year […]

Untitled Book Five #mfrwhooks

In recent posts to Book Hooks, I said I had not one but two WIPs underway. I also said that for me, writing two projects is insanely unwise. Well, one of the two  has withered away, and it’s the one I’ve been sharing. So I’m switching to the other WIP, which currently has no title, […]

Fisherman’s Favorite Pudding #mfrwhooks

As I’ve said here before, I currently have not one but two WIPs undersay. Sigh. Given the way I work, that’s terribly unwise — but while I usually hold sway over my Muse, sometimes she throws me curve balls and strikes out my commonsense. I’m continuing with the opening of my sci-fi romance/adventure tentatively titled […]