Category: Urban fantasy

Jan 01

Images from Familiar Magic

I recently signed up on Pintrest. The site is a real rabbit hole, where I can spend hours finding cool images to pin on my boards. It’s also a great way to find potential cover artists, with the added benefit that I sometimes find images that were much like I imagined in my books. These are …

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Jul 13

Crooked Magic Cover

Glendon of Streetlight Graphics finished the cover for Crooked Magic, the sequel to Familiar Magic. Now it’s up to me to finish the book. I’m about 2/3 of the way there. Click here for a teaser. In Crooked Magic, the wizards are back and it’s up to Amethyst, Talys, and Jas to keep them from turning …

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Jun 16

Flying Tiger Press T-Shirts

Flying Tiger Press shirt

Check out the new Flying Tiger Press T-Shirt store on! You can choose from a variety of designs in both men’s or women’s shirts, and customize your shirt in your choice of color, size and style. Designs include cover art from Flying Tiger Press books including taglines on the back, or with taglines only. If you …

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Apr 27

New Cover for Familiar Magic

Familiar Magic - Kathlena L. Contreras

Glendon Haddix of Streetlight Graphics has come through with another amazing cover. With Crooked Magic, the sequel to Familiar Magic coming out soon, I decided to get a new cover done so both books will have a consistent look. I’ve been posting short bits of Crooked Magic on my Facebook page, and I’ll be posting …

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Feb 05

Blackthorne Now Available

Blackthorne by K. Lynn Bay

Blackthorne is now available on Amazon as an e-book. A dark lord from another universe. A lonely high school girl. A fateful meeting between them changes both their lives forever—and leaves the future of two worlds hanging by his forgotten past. In another world, a dark mage called the Storm Lord fights for his life. …

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Nov 25

What’s in a Name?

With great reluctance, I finally decided to re-title one of my books. What began as ThAUTOmaturgy is now Familiar Magic. A little history… In searching for a good title, I was inspired by the title of an Alan Parsons album, Stereotomy. “What a cool word!” I thought and looked it up. I had to go to …

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Do You Believe in Magic

Do You Believe in Magic by Kathlena L. Contreras

Kathlena L. Contreras – The Land of Enchantment – Book 2 – An unexpected new career. A hunky new boyfriend. Two flirtatious neighbors. A block party that spins out of control. How much more complicated can things get? For Amethyst Rey, a lot more complicated. She’s just discovered she’s a wizard, and her boyfriend is her …

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Familiar Magic

Familiar Magic - Kathlena L. Contreras

Kathlena L. Contreras – The Land of Enchantment – Book 1 – Something is devouring wizards. And Amethyst Rey just discovered she’s next on the menu. –   Amethyst is being stalked. Odd gifts appear on her doorstep. A black Mustang lurks in front of her house. But when the car—minus a driver—snatches her off …

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Springtime in Hades

Springtime in Hades - K. Lynn Bay, Kathlena L. Contreras

K. Lynn Bay – A sweet romantic retelling of the Persephone and Hades myth – Perry has the courtship from Hell– literally. Too bad that isn’t her only problem. When Perry’s powers as an earth sorceress finally come just before her nineteenth birthday, she’s thrilled. Then comes the bad news. Her powers are a little …

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