An Interview with Maddie Lewis, protagonist of The Sea Child: CN: Welcome, Maddie. I have enjoyed getting to know you and hope our audience will too. Just so you know, I'm not going to reveal any spoilers to them. They'll just have to read The Sea Child to find out what happens to you and… Continue reading An Interview with Maddie Lewis
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Selkies are mythological creatures found in Irish, Scottish, Faroese and Icelandic folklore. They live as seals in the sea, but shed their skin and live as humans on land. They can be coerced into relationships with humans if someone steals and hides their sealskin. If they find their sealskin, they will go back to the… Continue reading The Sea Child — What is a Selkie?
Join me Tuesday, December 19 from 6 to 9 pm PST on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/theseachildbook/ for my Launch Party for The Sea Child. There will be games, prizes, and giveaways. See you there! Available on Amazon.
THE SEA CHILD – Book One of the Selkie King Mysteries -- By Carol Nicolas Intrigue, Adventure, and a touch of Romance. Maddie found her on the beach. The Selkie girl was hurt, alone, the prey of evil men. Maddie’s Scottish grandmother had told stories about Selkies, humans who transform into seals and back again.… Continue reading The Sea Child: What is it about?
Here is the cover for my new book, The Sea Child. Tell me how you like it. The Sea Child - Book One of the Selkie King Mysteries -- a YA Fantasy Mystery -- Coming Soon! Tell your friends!
I'm done! It's November 30th, and I am officially finished my first draft of Out of the Depths. It has been quite the month, with a rollercoaster of emotions as I tried to figure out what this book was about and where it was heading. Some days I got discouraged and never wrote. Some days… Continue reading NaNoWriMo Winner: I’m done!
It's November 19th, and that means that all of us WriMo fans have been writing like crazy for 19 days. How is everybody doing? Don't give up. You still have enough time to finish your novel. Keep writing! I've got 48,863 words, and a lot farther to go in my plot. Here's an excerpt from Out… Continue reading NaNoWriMo Update
For six weeks, my husband and I have been taking a writing class. A Study in Mystery, taught by the entertaining and highly knowledgeable Johnny Worthen, has taken us from the history of the mystery genre to inventing our characters, to outlining scenes and figuring out where to put the clues, and on to actually… Continue reading A Study in Mystery