REWARDS OF A WRITING CAREER, by Rand Lee
The only thing that bothers me more than a rejection slip is a writing project I can’t seem to see through to the end. Sometimes this manifests as an inability to finish a piece I am writing; at other times this manifests as an inability to put the finished piece out there into the world. […]
Reinvention and Second Chances, by Oviya Raj
‘Sometimes you need a second chance, because you weren’t quite ready for the first.’ We all have such moments where we soulfully wish for a second chance, because we weren’t quite alert when the first one knocked at our door. They are awful times when a person truly regrets his/her mistakes for neglecting the first […]
Seven Weird Romantic Relationships From TV and Books, by Oviya Raj
Shiver – Grace and Sam Shiver is pretty famous and has fans all over the world. I too fell for the hype and picked up the book. As the plot begins, we understand that Grace is in love with a wolf, yellow-eyed wolf – not the pet kind of love, but the romantic type of […]
Nebula Award Eligible Fiction 2017, by Clare Dugmore
Here is the full list of all novels and short stories published by Curiosity Quills in 2017 that are eligible for Nebula Awards. Any SFWA members can make nominations during the nomination period. Thank you for considering our authors for nomination! Novel The Tchaikovsky Finale (Fugue & Fable #3) by Darin Kennedy The Redeemed (The […]
7 Best Dark, Twisted Romances in TV and Books, by Oviya Raj
Hello Peeps! Good day to y’all! We all like romance, well most of us do. Every book we read has tints of romance, at least in its backdrop. While just roses and butterflies come across our minds at the thought of romance, there are characters who take it to the next level and make their […]
I Kissed A Ghoul … And I Liked It: The Story Of How Tommy Wharton Has Risen From The Grave, by Michael McCarty
The story about Tommy Wharton and I KISSED A GHOUL actually started with the publication of another book called RUSTY THE ROBOT’S HOLIDAY ADVENTURES, a science fiction kid’s book I co-written with Sherry Decker. I had a lot of fun writing RUSTY and decided to write a Young Adult Book. Shortly after RUSTY THE ROBOT’S […]
January 2018 Sequels Release Day, by Clare Dugmore
It’s a new year, but one thing is consistent here at CQ – our sequels release day. On a selected day each month, we bring you much-anticipated sequels in some much loved CQ series. This month, we have a cyberpunk thriller from Matthew S. Cox, and a steampunk adventure from Jordan Elizabeth. Zero Rogue (The […]
What Inspired Me to Write Escape From Witchwood Hollow, by Jordan Elizabeth
My first published novel, ESCAPE FROM WITCHWOOD HOLLOW, will always hold a special place in my heart.  “Write what you know” the experts say, and I did.  I wrote about the woods surrounding my parents’ house. Granted, their woods aren’t haunted, at least not in the sense the woods in the story are.  I would […]
Two 99 Cents Sales and Two Giveaways, by Clare Dugmore
Happy Friday readers! We have a weekend treat for you, as two of our books (both dragon themed) are on sale for 99 cents, and we’re also running Amazon giveaways on two titles. Check out the details below. Dragon Redeemer, by Amy Bearce – 99 Cents Jan 5 – 10 The voice calls. A sword […]
Dead Jack and the Pandemonium Device Cover Reveal and Excerpt, by Clare Dugmore
The Dead Dick Rides Again! Dead Jack and the Pandemonium Device returns to bookstores on January 23, 2018, with a brand-new cover and revised and updated text via Curiosity Quills Press. Dead Jack and the Pandemonium Device kicks off a wild and irreverent fantasy / horror series following the exploits of a zombie detective and […]