Release Day: Blood of Midgard eBook

ORDER BLOOD OF MIDGARD, TODAY!

My debut title “Blood of Midgard” is now LIVE, and you can pick up your own eBook copy today, for just $2.99!

Get swept up into a world of Norse dark fantasy…where the Courts of Alfheim exist in constant opposition, and the balance between light and dark is forever precarious. Join devastatingly roguish elven princes who shift, beautiful half-blood princesses who brave treachery and dark magic, ancient noble vampires with tragic histories, and witches and sirens who are outcasts even among their own kinds.

Blood of Midgard” is a collection of short stories and novelettes featuring cross-over characters, and events, that interlink within the “Nine Realms Saga” universe.

If you’re on the hunt for danger, romance, magic, and some Happily Ever Afters with a dark twist…then ORDER, NOW!

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Happy reading,
ZX.
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Happy New Year!

I think if we’re being honest most of us are more than happy to see the end of 2020, am I right? It certainly wasn’t all bad, but it’s been tough for many, myself included. That being said, I achieved a great deal as an author, and am proud of my progress and accomplishments.

I wrote my first complete 50,000 word novel during NaNoWriMo! Starting out as a short story author, it was an amazing, and exhilarating experience. Being able to sit back and see that I’d written a complete story, start to finish, in 30 days was truly surreal. With two children, all my other writing commitments, family illness, and the general dramas of 2020? I am genuinely flabbergasted that I did it!

I also achieved my goal of featuring in over 100 anthologies, which was also a considerable milestone. I promised myself I was done with anthologies…but it’s a promise I can’t keep. The gorgeous Limited Edition anthologies, especially, are brilliant for compiling personal collections and growing my own universes in which my future works will be based. So you’ll definitely see a few more anthologies popping up in 2021!

To end 2020 with a proverbial ‘bang!‘ I launched the Pre-Order for “Sweet Dreams“, an eclectic horror collection. It’s a compilation of my bestselling reprints from a variety of publications, and will also feature brand new content, too! It will be available in paperback upon release, but you can PRE-ORDER THE EBOOK NOW!

Blurb: “Walk among the decaying undead, journey to the Bermuda Triangle, and experience the greatest Cthonic grudge match in history. While you’re at it, watch out for the haunted dolls, run for your life from the swarm, and beware the Gothic church that appears out of nowhere in the abandoned warehouse district of the French Quarter… Gods, demons, ghosts, monsters, and much more awaits you!
Sweet Dreams is an eclectic horror collection by Internationally Bestselling Author Zoey Xolton. It features a variety of re-prints from previous publications, as well as new tales! Sink your teeth in, drink your fill, and dream.”

Before you go off and have a brilliant 2021… don’t forget that the Limited Edition eBook only anthology “Winter Tails” awaits you, and releases at the end of January! Filled with winter themed shifter deliciousness, you’d be crazy not to grab a copy. It features my novelette “Blood & Betrayal“, which takes place in my “Nine Realms Saga” universe! PRE-ORDER THE EBOOK NOW!

And if you’re chasing a FREE festive read before the season is over, then you can’t go past the Limited Edition collection “Curse of Christmas“! This stunning anthology features my short story “Blood & Prophecy“, which also builds upon my “Nine Realms Saga” universe! ORDER FOR FREE NOW!

While you’re at it, perhaps consider sharing the holiday love, and purchasing “Mistletoes & Mayhem“, in which I feature, and whose proceeds go to the charity, the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline! ORDER THE EBOOK NOW! Your donation could save a life.

Thank you so much for keeping up to date with my authorly adventures, and for subscribing to my blog. (If you haven’t, what are you waiting for?) If you purchase any of the books in which my stories feature, please take the moment to leave a review, and be sure to drop by my Reader Group: Zoey’s Zealots on Facebook for surprise Cover Reveals, ARC opportunities, and other exciting news!

May you feast upon the flesh of your enemies!
ZX

Horror & Paranormal Romance for Christmas?

Can you believe it’s finally December? The end of 2020 is in sight! It’s been a doozy, hasn’t it? Thankfully, despite the tumultuous nature of this seemingly never-ending year, it’s been a productive and busy one for me! I succeeded in my goal of not only appearing in 100+ anthologies, but I also penned my first complete novel!

So what’s on the menu for this update? Well, first things first! I’m honoured to announce that my short story “Just Another Dead Dolly” features in Dragon Soul Press‘ upcoming Christmas themed anthology for charity “Mistletoes and Mayhem“! All proceeds from this gorgeous eBook only publication will be donated to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline to help save lives over this festive season. Do your part, and enjoy some awesome reads and PRE-ORDER your copy, now!

And from Blood Song Books… “The Farmhouse Horror Duology” is now available in both eBook and paperback formats! I compiled both of these fine anthologies, and personally feature with my short story “Creep in the Cornfield” in the second volume! If you’re a collector, you’ll want to pick up these dark, and beautiful, bestsellers and add them to your virtual and physical bookshelves! Order “Harvest” and “Harvest II” today, and indulge in some rural terror for the holidays.

I’d love to remind you that the Pre-Order for the Limited Edition anthology “Winter Tails” is available, and features my novelette “Blood & Betrayal“, another tale from my “The Nine Realms Saga” universe! If you love shifters and romance, this collection is for you!

And if you’re chasing a FREE festive read, then you can’t go past the Limited Edition collection “Curse of Christmas“! This stunning anthology features my short story “Blood & Prophecy“, which also builds upon my “The Nine Realms Saga” series! Order now!

Thank you so much for keeping up to date with my authorly adventures, and for subscribing to my blog. (If you haven’t, what are you waiting for?) If you purchase any of the books in which my stories feature, please take the moment to leave a review, and be sure to drop by my Reader Group: Zoey’s Zealots on Facebook for surprise Cover Reveals, ARC opportunities, and other exciting news!

PS: Don’t forget to orderFalling for Shifters” before it’s GONE for good!

May you feast upon the flesh of your enemies!
ZX

Hot Summer Reads!

I’m very excited to announce that I feature in not one, but two exceedingly beautiful limited edition eBook anthologies releasing in July! I’ve been insanely busy…and whilst it might be winter down here in the Southern Hemisphere, it’s bright and sunny summer time up in the Northern Hemisphere; so ease your winter blues with these fantastic reads! You won’t regret it.

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First up, we have “Of Fables & Fae” releasing on July 1st. Compiled by award winning author and anthologist, Pauline Creeden, this gorgeous anthology features my novelette “The Summer Queen“, which serves an an introduction to a future series of mine! (Isn’t the cover just so pretty?) Check out the blurb for the anthology…

The Fae can be tricky creatures. Some manipulate humans while others avoid them. Will you be fooled by the glamour and magic? With more than 700 pages of captivating fiction, you’ll be enchanted by fairy queens, surrounded by pixies, ride alongside creatures to lands unknown, and fear whether each new Fae you meet is friend or foe.

With stories from:
Bokerah Brumley
Anna Santos
Margo Bond Collins
Anthea Sharp
Samantha Coville
Majanka Verstraete
Kat Parrish
Zoey Xolton
Stacey Jaine McIntosh
Caroline A. Gill
Krystal Pena
and Pauline Creeden

Are you ready to get lost in the land of Faerie before your chance is lost forever? Then order this limited-edition collection of exclusive material from these USA Today and award-winning authors TODAY!

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And second, we have “Summer Night Shifts“, the second installment in USA Today Best Selling author and anthologist, Margo Bond CollinsSeasonal Shifter Romance Collection! My novelette “Blood & Memory” features within, and is one of many same-world stories I’ll be sharing via Limited Edition anthologies. Each one tells a tale from my main series, and gives you further insight into the characters, their relationships, and their pasts…

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Read on for the blurb, below…

Unleash the beast within!

Fall in love with shifters stalking through the moonlit heat of a summer night.
Join the hunt as these shifters slide through the shadows unseen, stalk their enemies, pursue their loves, and take down their prey.
Sink your teeth into 20+ stories of hot city streets, steamy tropical jungles, pack politics, and fated mates as the heroines and heroines embrace their inner animals.
Fans of Dannika Dark, Terry Bolryder, Celia Kyle, Eva Chase, and T.S. Joyce will love this sizzling collection of shifter tales!

Featuring the following authors:
May Dawson
Lacey Carter Andersen
Joanna Mazurkiewicz
Margo Bond Collins
Elvira Bathory
Jen Ponce
Lexi Ostrow
Krista Ames
Ashley Amy
Jasmine Cross
J. A. Cummings
Jocelyn Dex
Trinity Hanrahan
Imani L. Hawkins
Ivy Hearne
Meghyn King
Justine Kitay
Tracey H. Kitts
Cassie Leigh
Stacey Jaine McIntosh
Mandy Melanson
Niobe Marsh
Sharon Rose Mayes
Eve L. Mitchell
Kat Parrish
Krystal Pena
Eden Rose
Tricia Schneider
Salem Storm
KT Strange
R.L. Wilson
Zoey Xolton

Pre-Order your copy and find your summer shifter match, TODAY!

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I hope you’ll support myself, and all the authors involved in these incredible collections by picking up your copies ASAP! For just 99c each on Pre-Order, how can you go wrong? There are a great variety of voices, genres, and types of fae, and shifters to enjoy… You may just find a new author, or three, whose tales really speak to you!

Thank you for reading! Please feel free to share my blog with your friends…

May you feast upon the flesh of your enemies!
ZX