Author Archives: Christie Stratos

HERETICS Wins Silver in the 2022 Global Book Awards!

Congratulations to our client V.S. Holmes for winning silver in the Hard Science Fiction category of the 2022 Global Book Awards! Heretics also has a 5-star review from Publishers Weekly. If you haven’t read this book yet, grab it! Without … Continue reading

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Book Launch: Can a Small Town Lake House Save a Writer and an Artist?

Two artists. Two careers on the brink of disaster. Crippled by writer’s block, New York Times best-selling author Kristen Winters fears her career is slipping away. Her publisher’s on her back, her motivation is at an all-time low, and to … Continue reading

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Book Launch: Can Hunting Child Killers Lead Danielle to Becoming A Target?

There’s a thin line between devotion and obsession, and crossing it is deadly. Danielle Madison has spent the eight years since her ninth birthday channeling the devastation of her best friend’s murder into catching pedophiles online. Being the one to … Continue reading

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Book Launch: Special Secret Treasure or a New Lovecraftian Horror?

Megan’s mother has no patience for her. Megan’s privileged pseudo-friend, Sophie, bullies her at every opportunity. And Megan’s teachers are sure she’ll only be good enough for the worst jobs available. Midnight-blue eyes grant wishes. But her special secret treasure … Continue reading

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Draft2Digital to Acquire Smashwords, Creating Self-Publishing Juggernaut

Combined Company will Publish and Distribute 800,000+ Titles from 250,000 Authors and Publishers February 8, 2022 — OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. and PACIFIC GROVE, Calif. — Draft2Digital, LLC and Smashwords, Inc., two pioneers in ebook self-publishing, today announced that Draft2Digital will … Continue reading

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Book Launch: Snatched from the Foster System, Alone in a Magical Kingdom

Coraline Fray’s escape from foster care is about to turn into a fight for her life. After Cora’s utter clumsiness lands her in a strange world, she’s immediately hauled off to jail by a Fae guard. Now the freedom that … Continue reading

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Book Launch: Active Shooter Training

Bad things happen, but you can be prepared when they do. In the event of an active shooter, the first 10 minutes can decide whether you will live or die. Security expert and professional speaker, Michael Julian, CPI, PPS, CPS … Continue reading

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Book Launch: Cozy Mystery

Olivia Greer is counting the days until her date with Michael Bellemare, when her sister, Sage, calls in a panic. As the principal of Lily Rock Music Academy, she meticulously planned the parent orientation weekend. Then, an academic tutor is … Continue reading

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Book Launch: Political Nonfiction

What makes a good book? For many people it’s a story of self-discovery where the protagonist overcomes obstacles in the face of great odds and turns misfortune into assets. And if it is true, it’s all the more captivating. It … Continue reading

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Book Launch: Christian Urban Fantasy

What could be worse than death? If you had until the next full moon to correct the mistakes of your life, could you do it? Arnold Gantt is an affluent, well-dressed IT manager who has lived a self-centered life valuing … Continue reading

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