Summer Sale, by Clare Dugmore
As July comes to a close, we have a few last minutes sales added to the line-up – including both series by Katie Hamstead! Plus, don’t forget Treasure Darkly is on sale for 99 cents for all of July, and author Jordan Elizabeth plans to reduce Runners and Riders to 99 cents for all of […]
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 […]
Reviews: the Good, the Bad, and the Necessary, by Jordan Elizabeth
When my first book, ESCAPE FROM WITCHWOOD HOLLOW, came out in 2014, I talked about it constantly.  Family, friends, and coworkers were happy (I assume they were happy!) to buy a copy.  Whenever I sold one to them, I asked that when they were done, they leave a review. They would lift their eyebrows at […]
Interview with Spring Farm Cares: Animal and Nature Sanctuary, by Clare Dugmore
CQ author Jordan Elizabeth recently came to us about donating July’s royalties from her book Cogling to local animal and nature sanctuary Spring Farm Cares, in Clinton NY. It’s where she adopted her own cat, Dora, and a recent visit lead Jordan to discovering the sanctuary is desperately under-funded. As CQ are a team of animal […]
Most Memorable Moments at Book Signings, by Jordan Elizabeth
I aim to do a book signing every month.  Sometimes I’m able to squeeze in more than just one.  I appear at craft shows, Renaissance Faires, book stores, conventions, and libraries.  Each book signing is a rewarding experience where I get to talk with readers.  Some people keep coming back to see me; others are […]
Relationship With Your Editor, by Jordan Elizabeth
I have had people ask me if I ever paid for a professional editor. My books are now edited by the publisher and I have critique partners, but some I did send through a “professional” editor.  Do I regret it? YES. I think I was naïve at the time.  I wanted to get published and […]
Triple 99 Cents Sale, by Clare Dugmore
YA fantasy Escape From Witchwood Hollow, by Jordan Elizabeth, SciFi thriller Dead New World, by Ryan Hill, and paranormal horror Sharcano, by Jose Prendes are all on sale for 99 Cents; October 23 -24! Escape From Witchwood Hollow **Noveltunity Book Club March 2015 Nominee** Everyone in Arnn – a small farming town with more legends […]
My BookHouse, My Friends, by Jordan Elizabeth, by Clare Dugmore
My BookHouse, My Friends, by Jordan Elizabeth In the 1940’s, a traveling salesman arrived at the house. He told my grandparents about an amazing opportunity. They could purchase a set of books, called MY BOOKHOUSE, that ranged from nursery rhymes to short stories. A new book would come every month for one year, and they […]
Family Holiday Books, by Clare Dugmore
Family Holiday Books, by Jordan Elizabeth Everyone I speak to wants to share his or her holiday tradition. Baking Christmas cookies with grandparents, building a snowman, decorating a tree as a family, opening presents on Christmas Eve… When I think back on my Christmas holidays, a book comes to mind first. ONCE UPON A CHRISTMAS: […]