Catching up – colds, contests, commentary (enough with the alliteration!)

I’m sick…again. Ugh. I hate having a cold! “Love Slave for Two” is still having a great run on BookStrand’s bestseller list! AND…I got a 5 Blue Ribbon review for it, too!! 5 Blue Ribbons: “I was enthralled and entranced the entire time it took for me to read Love Slave for Two. Tyler and … Read More

E-Book Reader Giveaway and Other Holiday Giveaways

Don’t forget if you buy my vampire romance, “Love and Brimstone,” directly from Amira Press you can enter for a chance to win a free e-book reader! Click here to buy “Love and Brimstone” from Amira Press. Click here for more information. Also, on the Tymber Dalton site (http://tymberdalton.com) newsletter subscribers will be eligible for … Read More

Cold meds and web dev do NOT mix…

Well, I decided while sick with this dang cold to upgrade my LesliRichardson.com site software. Bad move. And I KNEW better. I think it was the cold meds talking. I’m still ironing out a few bugs but the content is all there, even though the site looks different now. Oh well. I’m not about to … Read More

Want to win a free e-book reader?

Amira Press is offering a chance to win a free e-book reader! Click here for details. I’m one of the participating authors, and if you buy “Love and Brimstone” from Amira Press you can get entered for a chance to win an e-book reader! I also have two shapeshifter shorts, “Doggy Style” and “Dog Walk,” … Read More

"Love and Brimstone" Trailer Nominated for a Covey

My book trailer for my vampire romance “Love and Brimstone” (Amira Press) is nominated for a Covey Trailer Award. Yippee!!!! Please vote for it (#10 on the list) at: http://thenewcoveytrailerawards.blogspot.com/ Thank you so much!!!

Happy dance!

I’ve received word from Amira Press that they’re offering me a contract on book two in my Brimstone series: “Brimstone Blues.” It’s the sequel to “Love and Brimstone” and picks up where the first leaves off. Whoo hoo!! The blurb: Anastazia Proctor feels like the universe yanked the rug out from under her. Finding out … Read More

"Love and Brimstone" for Kindle!

“Love and Brimstone” is now available on Amazon.com for the Kindle! Click Here!

Where do you get YOUR Brimstone?

Despite my laptop being out of commission for a few days, and recovering from this *&^%ing cold, I’m in a relatively good mood. “Love and Brimstone” is now available on several third-party sites, meaning even more places you can get your Brimstone fix if you haven’t already! And, since it’s new to Fictionwise this week, … Read More

Top 10 Lines From "Love and Brimstone"

I decided to ask some of my characters from my vampire romance “Love and Brimstone” to list some of their favorite lines/verbal exchanges from the book. (If you haven’t picked up your copy yet, you can buy it from Amira Press.) Here are their responses… 10 – tie) “It was for your own good. You … Read More

In the "Spotlight!"

I made the October “Spotlight” page with “Love and Brimstone!” Yay! http://www.highspiritsbook.com/Spotlight.htm

Monday Review Squee!

What a great thing to find in my email on a Monday morning! http://www.simplyromancereviews.com/srrreviews/loveandbrimstone.aspx The upshot: “This book was very interesting and the paranormal creatures, while having familiar names, are explained in a different way that makes this story somewhat unique. Ms. Richardson’s writing is well-paced and flows smoothly throughout the book. Her dialog and … Read More

Performance Anxiety

So the good news is that “Love and Brimstone” is getting great reviews. The bad news is I’m ripping my hair out now over the sequel. Not because the story isn’t coming together, because it is. Frankly, I think it’s a good book. But… Now I sit and look at it and think, is it … Read More

*Le Sigh*

There’s always a feeling of…melancholy, mixed with relief and euphoria when I turn a manuscript into an editor. Such as I did this morning. My first book in the “Good Will Ghost Hunting” series, contracted to Lyrical Press, Inc., is officially in the pipe. It was actually a rather easy “birth,” relatively speaking in terms … Read More

"Love & Brimstone" Gets 5 out of 5 Stars!

ManicReaders.com gave “Love & Brimstone” 5 out of 5 stars AND designated it a Featured Review! http://manicreaders.com/index.cfm?disp=reviews&bookid=1704 (Click to read the whole review.) The upshot: “WOW!!!!! Lesli Richardson’s Love & Brimstone kept me on the edge of my seat. I’ve gotten used to “A-B-C” books that are easy to tell exactly what will happen ten … Read More

"Love & Brimstone" Chosen as PNR Reviewer Top Pick for August!

SQUEEEEE!!!!!! I opened my email this afternoon: Congratulations! Your book, Love and Brimstone, has been chosen as “PNR Reviewer Top Pick” for August 2008. The feature can be seen at the url below. We have provided a graphic if you wish to display it on your website and link back to the feature. http://paranormalromance.org/blog/2008/08/reviewers-top-picks-august-2008_30.html All … Read More