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A Dire Wolf at the Door

A Dire Wolf at the Door in Embrace the Romance: Pets in Space 2 Cross-posted at author Cara Bristol’s blog on 18 October 2017 I’ve always been fascinated by paleontology, and love seeing artist’s depictions of what long-extinct creatures might have looked like based on the sometimes sparse fossil record we’ve discovered. We know some […]

Paperback and Bookends Giveaway Prize: A paperback of Embrace the Romance: Pets in Space 2, and matched foo lion bookends!* Giveaway Ended The prize will be winging its way to winner R.E. *Continental U.S. only. International winner prize is a $25 Amazon or Kobo gift certificate. BONUS! Get extra entries if you: • Follow me […]

Lions, Tigers, and Cybernetic Snow Leopards

Lions, Tigers, and Cybernetic Snow Leopards in Embrace the Romance: Pets in Space 2 I have cats. More accurately, I’m owned by cats who find me useful because I have opposable thumbs and know how to open doors and work the can opener. I’ve always thought it would be fabulous to legitimately have one of […]

Weekend Sale for Last Ship Off Polaris-G

Weekend Sale for Last Ship Off Polaris-G This weekend, 10-12 November 2017, Last Ship Off Polaris-G is on sale for 99¢. It’s a desperate race to escape a dying planet the heavily armed military blockade. Can a bureaucrat and an independent trader overcome treachery and their own broken past to save a precious cargo of […]

The Future of Pets

The Future of Pets in Embrace the Romance: Pets in Space 2 Humans love pets. We’ll domesticate anything that will sit still long enough, provide a useful service or food source, or give us companionship. What if you could, for a price, have creatures from history, mythology, or fantasy, such as a Tasmanian tiger, a […]

Pets in Space Is a USA TODAY Bestseller

Thank you to all you readers who helped put Embrace the Romance: Pets in Space 2 on the USA TODAY Bestseller list. Hero Dogs will benefit as much as we will from your support. All the authors in this book appreciate your vote of confidence in our work. In the grand scheme of things, it’s […]

Counting Down to Pets In Space 2

I’m Counting Down to Pets in Space 2 Embrace the Romance: Pets in Space 2 releases on 10 October 2017, and I can’t wait for you to read it. The book is ginormous, because it’s 12 science fiction romance novellas, not just short stories, by some of the best authors writing today. I’m thrilled to […]

It’s here! New release – Last Ship Off Polaris-G Today is release day for the newest story in my Central Galactic Concordance space opera-adventure-romance series. It’s available at all the major retailers. I’d be very grateful if you’d buy a copy, read it, and tell me what you think. If you’re feeling extra frisky, please […]

Excerpt from Last Ship Off Polaris-G (A Central Galactic Concordance Novella) A bureaucrat and an interstellar trader must overcome treachery and their broken past to save the last inhabitants of a dying planet. Note: This snippet starts the first chapter of Last Ship Off Polaris-G. ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ SUPPLY DEPOT MANAGER Anitra Helden […]

Preorder Last Ship Off Polaris-G

New! Preorder Last Ship Off Polaris-G Now! Now you can preorder Last Ship Off Polaris-G and have it instantly delivered to your ereader on release day. You  know how it is, you get busy, you forget to check your email for the author’s new release announcement, or you’re on vacation, and next thing you know, […]

New Space Opera Coming Soon & Cover Reveal

New Space Opera Coming Soon from Me Mark your calendar for 25 August 2017—that’s when my new novella, Last Ship Off Polaris-G, hits the star lanes. I’ll be putting it up for pre-order a couple of weeks before. If you want to make sure you don’t miss the space opera-adventure-romance goodness, sign up on this […]

Pets in Space Up for Preorder

Pets in Space Preorder is Here! Preorder the new Embrace the Romance: Pets in Space 2 anthology and have it teleported to your ereader on release day! Embrace the Romance: Pets in Space 2 is now available for preorder. Click your link below so you get all the pet goodness on the very first day. […]

Meet My Pet Shiza

Meet My Pet: Shiza, the Foo Dog One of the charms of writing for the upcoming Embrace the Romance: Pets in Space 2 anthology was the chance to invent a pet. I might have gone a little overboard in the pet department, but what can I say? I love pets. Update: Pets In Space 2 […]

It's Pets... Pets in Spa-a-a-a-a-ce!

It’s pets… pets in spa-a-a-a-a-ce! (cue heroic music) Mark your calendar for late summer, when the new Embrace the Romance: Pets in Space 2 science fiction romance anthology will be up for pre-order. Update 15 July: The new Embrace the Romance: Pets in Space 2 science fiction romance anthology is available for preorder right now—see below!. Sign up for […]

Solstice 99¢ Sale - Science Fiction Romance!

Solstice 99¢ Sale — Science Fiction Romance by 9 Top SFR Authors Visit newtheme.carolvannatta.com/promo — 16-19 June 2017 Jumper’s Hope by Carol Van Natta List $3.99 — On sale for $0.99 Reunited lovers must outwit a ruthless government agent, or this time, their rumored deaths will be real. Two retired elite special forces veterans discover […]