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Paranormal Romance & Mystery Author Maureen “M.L.” Bonatch takes over Kerry’s Kin for #FunFriday!

I’m excited to welcome Maureen Bonatch for today’s #FunFriday takeover! Maureen believes music can be paired with every mood, laughter is contagious, and caffeine and wine are essential for survival. When she’s not doing the bidding of a feisty Shih Tzu, Maureen’s a mom to twin daughters, exploring the beautiful woods of PA with her hubby and dancing as much as possible. She writes cozy paranormal mysteries and paranormal romance as M.L. Bonatch, urban fantasy, and other genres as Maureen Bonatch. Today she’s here to share more about her latest Urban Fantasy release, Hell’s Bounty.

FMI: https://www.maureenbonatch.com/free-book/

#fun #FridayFeeling #fridayfun #guestauthor #takeover


Mystery Author DK Coutant takes over Kerry’s Kin for #FunFriday!

I’m delighted to welcome Dawna “DK” Coutant for today’s #funfriday Author Takeover. Her not-too-dark, not-too-light mystery set in Hawaii, EVIL ALICE AND THE BORZOI, was released in March by The Wild Rose Press. DK was a cross-cultural psychology professor in Hawaii for many years before leaving that position to write mysteries and forecast geopolitical events. She loves to write 📖, travel ✈️, her dog 🐶, and her husband 👫 (not necessarily in that order). She will be offering 2 giveaways, a mug and a sturdy tote bag. Check in throughout the day for more details!

FMI about DK: https://www.dkcoutant.com/ , or her new release (which looks like a really fun read!): https://amzn.to/428Xniy


Author Claudia Blood takes over Kerry’s Kin for #FridayFun!

Happy #FunFriday! Today I am excited to introduce you to Claudia Blood, an award-winning author who blended her science and IT background with a life-long passion for Dungeons and Dragons to become a writer of sci-fi and fantasy. Her works include the Renegades Rising series, Relic trilogy, Merged series, and the Supernatural Detective Agency.

Her new release, LYRA, comes out on May 15! FMI: https://amzn.to/41ssmFR


Author Kitty Shields takes over Kerry’s Kin for #FridayFun!

I’m excited to welcome Kitty Shields for today’s #FunFriday takeover in Kerry’s Kindred Spirits!

Kitty (she/her) lives outside Philadelphia, where she writes to overcome the fact that she was born a middle child with hobbit feet, vampire skin, and a tendency to daydream. Occasionally, she goes on adventures and may have accidentally touched a curl of the Statue of Liberty, repaired books for the library of Franklin Roosevelt on purpose, and gotten lost in Canada (both on purpose and accidentally). In her spare time, she binds books and takes dreadful photographs while Jinx, her cat, sets death traps for her. She earned an MFA in Creative Writing from Arcadia University in 2015 and has been published in several journals, including The After Happy Hour ReviewFurious Gazelle, and Sick Lit among others.

More about Kitty’s books here.


Award-winning author Amanda Uhl takes over Kerry’s Kin for #FridayFun!

Happy #FunFriday! I’m excited to welcome author Amanda Uhl who writes suspense, contemporary, and paranormal romance novels. Her books are set in Cleveland, Ohio, where she currently lives and works. She has published several award-winning novels, including the Mind Hackers Series, and her latest paranormal, HEALING KISS. Her writing has been praised for its unique blend of genres, creating original stories that keep readers glued to the pages.


Giveaway time! Cozy Fantasy author Jane Buehler takes over Kerry’s Kin for #FridayFun!

Happy #FunFriday! Cozy Fantasy author Jane Buehler is taking over Kerry’s Kindred Spirits today, for giveaways, games and more! Her new book THE OCEAN GIRL released last month!

She escaped his net, but now he’s caught her heart… Muri was resigned to being the tenth bride of the merking—until he disappeared on land. Now she must find him among the treacherous fairies and dim-witted humans before his menacing rival takes control. Her first shimmering glimpse of a human is so captivating, his fishing net almost ensnares her. But once on shore, she discovers that the fairies are kind, and the humans, intelligent. And the man who almost caught her—Jack—is utterly handsome. Now the merking’s rival is coming for her. He’ll threaten the whole village to force her to return home. To keep Jack safe, she’ll have to leave him.


Special Release Day Party in Kerry’s Kin Today!

Happy Tuesday! Join me for a special takeover with author Jenna Barwin in Kerry’s Kindred Spirits! I’m excited to welcome her on  her release day for DARK WINE AT DAWN, the next book in the Hill Vampire series. She’ll be with us all day to entertain us with cool giveaways and interesting tidbits about the vampires in her world, so stop by on April 18th to join the fun!

The Hill Vampire series blends mystery, wine, and spicy romance into a heady paranormal combination. When not writing, Jenna enjoys photographing denizens of the sea, and is known to attend Victorian dances in full regalia right down to pantaloons and a hoop skirt.



Join me for the first ever Group Takeover in KKS today!

Be ready for fun, surprises, giveaways, and treats for all today, April 14, when four mystery authors with antique dealer and appraiser main characters host a very special Midnight at the Antique Store takeover in Kerry’s Kindred Spirits!

Stop by starting at 5pm ET (2pm PT) and chat with award-winning and best-selling author Connie Berry, author Cordy Abbott who has a post-graduate certificate in Antiquities Theft and Art Crime, author and antique dealer Trish Esden, and Tracy Gardner who penned Hallmark’s first cozy mystery series!




Giveaways, Games & More – Another Fun Friday Takeover

I’m excited to welcome debut author Katherine Grace for today’s #FridayFun takeover in Kerry’s Kin! Her contemporary romance novel, JUST A FLING, was recently a Publisher’s Weekly Editor’s Pick, and Kirkus Reviews calls it “[a] sexy tale of undeniable attraction…”:

Law student Dawn Mathison’s steamy summer romance with sexy Callan Marlowe ends in disaster. Dawn vows never to see Callan again, but when a twist of fate brings Callan back into Dawn’s life-and into her office-their sizzling attraction reignites. Will their hot affair turn into something more?

More info here: https://books2read.com/JustaFling-KatherineGrace