USA Today and Wall Street Journal Bestselling Author S.M. Schmitz

Sci-fi Romances and Mythic Fantasies with a little bit of heart and a whole lot of snark

Blog posts May 2017

A Life of Death by Weston Kincade

I'm pleased to host Mark Matthews on my blog to celebrate the release of his supernatural trilogy, A Life of Death. To learn more about each book, please click on the images below.


Ghosts are speaking to Alex, but can he bring them justice?

Alex is a troubled teen with a checkered past, a broken home, and a surprising ability: psychometry. When he touches items murder victims held in their final moments, he relives the events in gruesome detail. But who will believe a troubled …

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JM Page's Scavenger Hunt

Welcome to the next stop on J.M. Page's Birthday Ex-SCAVENGER-anza!

We've got a fun little word game for you, and of course, lots of prizes!

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Want a chance to win one of my books? I'm giving away a copy of Shadows of the Gods, the first book of my mythology based contemporary fantasy, …

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Pre-order Secret Legends on iBooks and Get a Free Coloring Book

I'm pleased to host Shannon Eckrich, one of the authors in Secret Legends, on my blog. As a limited time special offer, if you pre-order Secret Legends on iBooks, you can receive a free coloring book created specifically for this boxset! 

After you place your preorder, just send an email to, and you'll receive your free coloring book!

Click on the image below to pre-order your copy today!

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New Dark Fantasy Release from Kevin Kessler

I'm pleased to host Kevin J. Kessler's new release, a dark fantasy novel featuring dragons, superheroes, and epic quests. To learn more, please click on the image below.



Valentean Burai and Seraphina Kackritta barely escaped the grip of chaos. Only by working together were these two life long soul mates able to combat the greatest threat the world of Terra has ever known.

But when they find themselves separated, with the entire world turned against them, both princess and …

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Free Sci-Fi Romance from Seven Steps

Saving Kiln, the first book of Seven Step's sci-fi romance series, Venus Rising, is free May 5, 6, and 7!

Click on the cover image to learn more and redeem your free copy!


In a world where women are born to rule, love is the ultimate crime.  

Empress Nadira’s planet is governed by one unbreakable rule: women hold the reins of power and men exist to serve them. But Nadira is in love with her servant, Kiln, and it’s a secret that could tear her family apart. 

After s…

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