Author Archives: Normandie

Visit Me–Elsewhere

Lots of news from my neck of the woods, but most of it has to do with my busyness. Besides writing the next Carolina Coast novel, I’m now a monthly contributor to Novel Rocket. The second Wednesday of every month you can find me there, talking about life as an author. But don’t Read more →

Audiobooks, Anyone? Another Giveaway!

Another Audiobook Giveaway! Two from Isaac’s House Another

Tonight’s the Night of the Maggie Awards

And Heavy Weather is up against some great books, but especially Barbara Claypole White’s The Perfect Son! Go, us!    

10 Winners Chosen for Audiobook of Two from Isaac’s House

Email confirmations are on the way, so check your Inbox today! Grab your own copy here Or pick up a Kindle version for only $3.99 and add the audio for $1.99.    

Two from Isaac’s House in Audiobook!

SAMPLE   I think Brandon Potter and Spoke Media did an excellent job, especially on the Middle Eastern accents. Travel with Rina from Morehead City, NC, to Perugia, Italy, where bodies begin to drop, and Rina has no idea who is friend and who foe. Follow Tony to Perugia and Read more →

Heavy Weather’s Shiny New Badge from The MAGGIE!

  Y’all have seen this before, back in 2014, when Sailing out of Darkness finaled in the Maggie. Even if Heavy Weather doesn’t win, I consider it a huge honor to be short-listed with WFWA (Women’s Fiction Writers Association) girlfriend, Barbara Claypole White and her delicious book, The Perfect Son. Read more →

More Excitement: A Surprise Win

Do you remember that Heavy Weather was a finalist in the Colorado RWA’s Award of Excellence Contest for Mainstream Fiction with Strong Romantic Elements? I adore anything that validates my work, my words. Guess what? Today I learned that the cover of Two from Isaac’s House won the cover contest for Romantic Suspense. Congratulations to Jenny from Read more →

Those Lovely Folk in Colorado–Heavy Weather Finals

Isn’t that a lovely button? I woke to find an email announcing that Heavy Weather is a finalist. So fun!   And just to remind you what the story’s about, here’s the trailer. Hope you enjoy!     Congratulations to the other three finalists writing strong romantic elements as well Read more →

Indie Author Fringe

I enjoy a membership in ALLi–Alliance of Independent Authors–where I find great marketing tools, excellent advice, and, best of all, camaraderie among indie writers of all sorts, from various parts of the globe. And if we’re going to write for a global audience, don’t you think that’s an excellent idea? Read more →

The Green-Eyed Monster: Sharing from Writers in the Storm

Ever feel that little snake of jealousy slither into your consciousness? I think it’s something we all have to deal with again and again and again. Love Laura Drake’s thoughts on what it can do to us–and the power it steals if we let it linger. Visit her at Writers Read more →