The short pitch: the Life After Mars Series puts my spin on Little House with a pioneer family fighting to stay together and to survive in a dystopian 2080s Mars colony. Books 1 & 2 of my latest series, Life After Mars, are out now, with Book 3 expected to be out by the end of this month. Download a free e-copy of Book 1 by signing up for my newsletter via My Book Cave. (Those of you already reading this via my newsletter may contact me directly for your e-copy, thanks!) Reviews would be awesome, too, please. Anyway, I also wanted to let youRead More →

“In 2112, the enslaved king of cyberspace has come of age and seeks to regain control of his own life and escape his father’s cybernetics lab. He also must stop himself before he sets off a tech catastrophe fatal to everyone he loves.” I am seeking 25 reviewers/influencers for the Web Surfer Novels, digital copies only (The series is only out as ebooks at this time.) Requirements: must enjoy Christian content, science fantasy, and cyberpunk. Must be able to think of at least five people who would enjoy the book and personally tell them about it as well as post about it wherever your peopleRead More →

Note from Andrea: while I’m swamped with adoption stuff, my friend and sometime co-author Cindy Koepp offered to share some recipes with you. Enjoy! Quico Piedra, the star of “Hard Knocks” and Joya’s bratty cousin in “Jewel Among the Stones,”* loves chili rellenos. Here’s a recipe for them… *episodes from Avatars of Web Surfer You’ll need… Big, fat peppers (Anaheim, for example) Cheese (queso asadero or cheddar or monterrey Jack or … whichever you like) ¾ cup flour … plus a bit more 2 eggs 1 tsp baking powder Sour cream or salsa, if desired Big toothpicks Oil for frying   Roast the peppers inRead More →

You’re invited to celebrate the release of Avatars of Web Surfer! On Tuesday 10/18 at the Avatars Release Party event page, from 7:30 Mountain Time to 8:30 Mountain Time, we’ll be playing party games, including Mad Libs. Right here, we’ll be raffling off neat stuff from my co-authors of this collection of same-universe Sci-Fi with a touch of magic and wonder. Raffle Items: Afghan made by Cindy Koepp Vintage bracelet similar to the ones Joya makes in Jewel Among Stones by Cindy Koepp. A DIY Jewelry Kit from Cindy Koepp Travis Perry’s never-worn size 15 black army boots (used ones may be available in smallerRead More →

The serial has been re-titled Avatars of Web Surfer and re-released by Bear Publications with all ten episodes in one collection, in paperback, for only $9.95! And Avatars of Web Surfer is only $2.99 on Kindle! In the 22nd Century, cyberspace has no bad AIs, only bad coders. Artificial Intelligences lead finite lives with no hope of eternity, but they strive to bring about the coming of an AI Savior. Alexander McGregor is just an infant when his father converts his cells into biological supercomputer components, but he may be the Messiah-figure AIs have longed for, even though on one level, he is only human.Read More →