New Releases in #SciFi and #Fantasy Romance for Wednesday February 28

Two of my favorite contributions to the anthology Embrace the Romance are out as standalones — Veronica Scott’s Songbird and SE Smith’s Pearl’s Dragon.

Veronica Scott

star cruise songbirdAs always, I recommend sampling before you buy! I have not read most of the new releases listed (although I always end up one-clicking a bunch as I prepare these posts LOL).



VS NOTE: Yes, one from me! My scifi rock star romance! This novella was previously released in the Embrace the Romance: Pets in Space 2 anthology, which is no longer available (except perhaps for a few secondhand paperbacks). I had so much fun writing a rock star romance 🙂

Grant Barton, a Security Officer on the Nebula Zephyr, is less than thrilled with his current assignment to guard an Interstellar singing sensation while she’s on board the ship. It doesn’t help that he and his military war bird Valkyr are dealing with their recent separation from the Sectors Special Forces and uncertainty over their future, with their own planet in…

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Bright Star 99c Sale!

Love The Cartel?  Grab Bright Star, volume 2 of the Twelve Systems Chronicles for the bargain price of 99c  through 2/26/2018. Amazon * Nook * Apple *Kobo Life within the Serengeti Cartel is perilous, riddled with malice and intrigue that can threaten the mightiest of warriors. For Lilian – brilliant, despised and one misstep away... Continue Reading →

Profiled in InD’tale!

The February issue of InD'tale has a fabulous feature article on my writing and the Twelve Systems Chronicles. InD'tale says: Science fiction is a genre known for its technical and often intricate world building, its epic battles and futuristic technologies.  Romance, however, is rarely a required aspect. . . until now. E.G. Manetti is the... Continue Reading →

Valor Snippet

This is one of my favorite passages. »◊«»◊«»◊«»◊« Limbs pleasantly languid in the aftermath of passion, Lilian savors the view of milord’s long legs, well-muscled buttocks, lean waist, strong back, and broad shoulders. She knows not the source of milord’s odd humor, but until milord withdraws his license, she will indulge her desire. Lured by... Continue Reading →

New Releases in #SciFi and #Fantasy Romance for Wednesday January 17

Veronica Scott’s weekly new releases in Scifi and Fantasy is well worth watching. This week it includes Serengeti Valor.

Veronica Scott

degrees of separationAs always, I recommend sampling before you buy! I have not read most of the new releases listed (although I always end up one-clicking a bunch as I prepare these posts LOL).



Life. Luck. Love. Lowport.

Life, so the wags tell us, is what happens while we’re making other plans.

Luck. . .or, as some have it, chance. . .Luck is what makes Life interesting; introducing spicy bits of chaos – good, bad, and neutral. Without Luck, there is no savor – no adventure – in Life.

Love. Ah, Love. The yeast of Life, Love expands our horizons, deepens our understanding, and opens our eyes. Love makes us daring.

And Lowport? Lowport tries and tests Life, and Luck. And, most especially, Love.

So here is small tale of Lives in progress, plans made…

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Release Day! Serengeti Valor!

Amazon * Nook * Apple *Kobo Ruthless, devious, and ambitious, Lucius Mercio has elevated the Serengeti Group to the third wealthiest cartel in the Twelve Systems, cementing his place among the twelve most powerful members of the ruling warrior class. With Lucius’ rise, his enemies increase in both number and subtlety. Few will dare to... Continue Reading →

Interview with Lucius Mercio

Going back to where it all started.  An interview with Lucius a few days before Lilian entered the cartel. For the full text with illustrations, visit Goodreads, [START OF TRANSCRIPT] I gaze up past the futuristic cityscape and in the distant sky a blue and disconcertingly familiar planet comes into view. "Um... is that earth?"... Continue Reading →

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