Book Cover Reveal: The Deep End of the Sea by Heather Lyons

We are extremely excited to be able to share with you the cover for Heather Lyons’ THE DEEP END OF THE SEA. You can buy THE DEEP END OF THE SEA February 13, 2014!

Deep End Of The Sea - Front Cover

About THE DEEP END OF THE SEA:

What if all the legends you’ve learned were wrong?

Brutally attacked by one god and unfairly cursed by another she faithfully served, Medusa has spent the last two thousand years living out her punishment on an enchanted isle in the Aegean Sea. A far cry from the monster legends depict, she’s spent her time educating herself, gardening, and desperately trying to frighten away adventure seekers who occasionally end up, much to her dismay, as statues when they manage to catch her off guard. As time marches on without her, Medusa wishes for nothing more than to be given a second chance at a life stolen away at far too young an age.

But then comes a day when Hermes, one of the few friends she still has and the only deity she trusts, petitions the rest of the gods and goddesses to reverse the curse. Thus begins a journey toward healing and redemption, of reclaiming a life after tragedy, and of just how powerful friendship and love can be—because sometimes, you have to sink in the deep end of the sea before you can rise back up again.

Deep End of the Sea - Full Cover

Author PhotoAbout Heather Lyons:

Heather Lyons has always had a thing for words—She’s been writing stories since she was a kid. In addition to writing, she’s also been an archaeologist and a teacher. Heather is a rabid music fan, as evidenced by her (mostly) music-centric blog, and she’s married to an even larger music snob. They’re happily raising three kids who are mini music fiends who love to read and be read to.

 

Links:

Website: http://www.heatherlyons.net

Author Goodreads: http://www.goodreads.com/heatherlyons

THE DEEP END OF THE SEA Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/18844839-the-deep-end-of-the-sea?ac=1

Twitter: https://twitter.com/hymheather

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/heatherlyonsbooks?fref=ts

 

NaNoWriMo Wrap-Up and Thank Goodness It’s Over!

All month, I have been trying to decide exactly what to say to you to wrap up the writing adventure we’ve had during NaNoWriMo. But the truth is, I’m speechless. I always am at the end of November when I look back and realize the enormity of the literary ride we’ve just been on. Other NaNoWriMo veterans will tell you that you need to be prepared for anything during the month of November—and they are completely right. World catastrophes happen, children accidentally delete the last 5,000 words of your manuscript, or—as in my case—your computer breaks the week before Thanksgiving and you have to find another way to finish your novel. Continue reading

Overcoming Week 2: A NaNoWriMo Guest Post by Susan Nowak

When I first heard of NaNoWriMo, I laughed out loud.

Write a 50,000-word novel?! In one month?!?

Insane. To use one of my favorite British idioms, I thought someone had gone “round the twist.” Continue reading