My book actually won! Forever Thirteen earned an Honorable Mention in the Young Adult section of the contest. That's like 2nd place in its category! And the fact that they chose my book out of thousands of others is a pretty huge honor. So to celebrate, I am continuing my sale for Kindle readers. You … Continue reading Forever Thirteen named a winner in the Writer’s Digest Self-Published Book Awards!
1. National Novel Writing Month (otherwise known as NaNoWriMo) officially begins today. This month I will be busy writing the second book in a series I am releasing next month. I have literally been counting down the days until Nov. 1st! Join me at nanowrimo.org/participants/crissi 2. The Road to Hope is published! I've received some … Continue reading 10 Cozy Things
Sorry for my absence here. I've been living in my writing cave lately, pounding out my latest novel that's shaping up quite nicely (if I do say so myself!). Some things have been placed on the back burner, and this blog, unfortunately, is one of them. But I promise you all a more worthy blog … Continue reading YA paranormal ‘Forever Thirteen’ is only 99 cents!
I hope all of you are enjoying your summer so far! It feels like the months are just slipping by, and it's hard to believe it's already July! Today I am on my way to the summer camp my kids and I go to every single year. But before I leave, I wanted to update … Continue reading Join me at Author Launch!
First bit of news: Forever Thirteen is 99 cents TODAY ONLY. Get it here ----> http://amzn.to/1o6hMwL A Symphony of Cicadas is too. ----> http://amzn.to/1bM5s2u You could totally download both of them today and be set for your weekend reading. I'm also posting new chapters of A Symphony of Cicadas for free over at Wattpad. … Continue reading 99 cent books, and more.
You must have thought I disappeared off the face of the planet. Or maybe you didn’t notice I was gone. In either way, I’ve been missing in action from my blog, my newsletter, and offering only random updates on social media. I blame it on several things. The first and foremost, my computer died a … Continue reading Back on the grid
This week I've been plugging away on the third and final installment of the "Forever After" series, the prelude to A Symphony of Cicadas and Forever Thirteen. This novel (working title is Prelude to Forever) will tell the story of John and Rachel, focusing on when they met and what it was like for them … Continue reading How I solved my computer dilemma
It's finally here! Forever Thirteen is here! And heads up, if you're buying for Kindle, it's $2.99 for this week only to celebrate release week (after that, it's $4.99). And because I am just too excited to write, here's a video: Find out more about Forever Thirteen at crissilangwell.com/forever-thirteen. Where to buy: Amazon Kindle Amazon … Continue reading Forever Thirteen, released today!
When I wrote A Symphony of Cicadas, it wasn't too hard to tell the story from Rachel's point of view. She was a mid-30s single mother of a 13-year-old boy, preparing for her wedding. I am a mid-30s mom of a 13-year-old boy, and was preparing for my own wedding as I wrote the story … Continue reading Writing like an awkward 13-year-old
Have you entered my Rafflecopter giveaway yet? You could win an advance copy of Forever Thirteen, as well as a $20 gift card to Starbucks, and a copy of the first book in the series, A Symphony of Cicadas. But if you wait to enter, you may miss your chance. I'm picking winners on Monday, … Continue reading Forever Thirteen giveaway – last chance!