Category Archives: Book reviews news and ‘zines

Locus–My Publisher Loves Me!

So… John Pitts sent me a note to let me know that Vanished has an ad on the front page of Locus Magazine’s site! W00t! My publisher has made me very, very happy and so has John! *smoochies* (note that … Continue reading

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See Kat: See Kat Squeee (PW version)

OMG! (yes really!) After last year’s lack of a review at all and the lukewarm one the year before, Publisher’s Weekly says some really nice things about Vanished, like…: “…fierce” and “Richardson continues to develop strong, intriguing plots”. Oh how … Continue reading

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Vanished Has Reviews

Thanks to the fabulous Zita H and the ever-busy Harriet K, there are now reviews of Vanished in the world: Read Zita’s review Read Harriet’s review

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Publication Comes Along on Little Cat Feet…

Imagine my surprise when I opened my new issue of Crimespree magazine today and found a story I’d sent them about… four or five years ago. I’d assumed the file had gone feral and escaped into the wilds of Milwaukee … Continue reading

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Book Review: Trigger City

I’m copying this from my Recent Reading page because I just can’t let it hide in a corner.  I love this book that much. Trigger City, by Sean Chercover (Ray Dudgeon PI mystery #2): First I have to own up … Continue reading

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Recent Reading

Due to a lot of committee work in 2008, I suspended my Recent Reading page posts.  But now my work is done and I’m back to posting my current and recently-read books.  If you want to keep track of my … Continue reading

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Huh. Well. OK….

The first review of Mean Streets is out from the ubiquitous Harriet Klausner. I have to admit, this is the oddest review I’ve ever gotten and I’m really not sure what she meant to say about mine. I do have … Continue reading

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SciFi Wired

A while back I talked to a reporter from SciFi Wire–SciFi.com’s news column. I had wondered what became of the mini-view but since my publicist, Valerie Cotez, had left Penguin, the information fell through the cracks. Luckily, Richelle Mead found … Continue reading

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Local Girl Makes Good

In this episode, our heroine, a mild-mannered writer from Seattle and Los Angeles, discovers she has hit the big time. The Seattle PI gives her kudos in the following article: Seattle author hits the timing jackpot with tales of paranormal … Continue reading

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Night Life

Hey, I did a review at Writers Are Readers of Night Life by Caitlin Kittredge. It’s a pretty cool site and if you’re a pro author you too can review books (sometimes you even get them FREE!) And no, I … Continue reading

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Urban Fantasy Land

If you like my books and other Urban Fantasy works, you should check out Urban Fantasy Land. I only just discovered this really nice blog thanks to Mark Henry of Happy Hour of the Damned fame. Nice to see someone … Continue reading

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New Review Site

I’ve been looking forward to this experiment. A group of authors are writing and posting reviews at Writers are Readers.com. So far, the reviews are nicely done and by an interesting group. But they have only one SF writer I … Continue reading

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