New Year – New Project

Happy New Year!

This year I’ll be busy working on my fifth novel. I’ve signed up with other authors to work on the Common Elements Romance Project. Each author writes their own novel, novella, or short story. The story that you write must include all of the five elements:

  • A lightning storm
  • A person named Max
  • A stack of thick books
  • Lost keys
  • A haunted house

Author Cora Lee provided the concept and asked if other authors would be interested in doing the project. With my trilogy almost complete, I was up for the challenge. I signed to join the project in April, 2018, knowing that I’d have some time to write the book with an October/November 2019 timeframe for publishing.

Now with all three books of the Dream or Reality trilogy are available in eBook and print, I’ll be working on this project. I’ll keep you posted on how it goes.

I hope everyone has a great 2019!

Beth M James – Author of novels based on strong characters and elements of romance.

www.bethmjames.com

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New Book Release – The Calling’s Return

I’m happy to announce the release of my latest book “The Calling’s Return.” This is the third book to the “Dream or Reality” series. Like the first two, this book promises conflict, action, and jealousy when the two worlds collide. Will Jessie or Jezamina find herself?

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eBook and Print are available on Amazon.

Killing Malmon

 

In the last month, I read “Killing Malmon” featuring 30 Authors…One Victim. The book is edited by Dan and Kate Malmon and benefits MS. This was my bedtime story book, and I enjoyed reading the short stories on how to kill Dan. I’m sure Kate was fascinated too –  she’s Dan’s wife!

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Killing Malmon

Kate has MS and this is their way of helping the MS Society by donating the royalties earned from their book to the cause. The stories are pretty creative and it’s amazing how many different ways you can kill one person! There’s a mix of humor, drama, jealousy, and total crime. If you have a chance, check out the book. Great stories and a great cause!

New Release

“The Promise of Return – Book 2 of the Dream or Reality Trilogy” has arrived!

After waking from a coma, will Jessie be able to convince Walt, her fiancé, that she’s in love with another man? Will Walt convince her that it’s only a dream?

Now available on Amazon.com.

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Happy New Year

Happy new year to all. For me, this is the official start of the year. I give myself the first day of the year to reflect, transition, and then open the door into the new year.

Last year was rough. Not long into the year, my mom went into hospice care. She steadily declined, becoming weaker in mind and body due to breaking her leg/hip, dementia, and the stroke she had six years previous. It’s not easy seeing someone you love become so lifeless. She died at the end of October and passed peacefully. I still quietly mourn her.

Yesterday was spent at home. Mike and I enjoyed waking up with our grandson’s bright smile and playing dinosaurs and Legos with him. We did small things around the house, spent time together, and watched a movie. No big fanfare, which was nice. We had time to think and simply enjoy the day.

Today is about starting the year with recharged energy. I’m looking forward to what each day brings. My challenges this year will be balancing life and work. I’m ready to take both on, spending quality time with family, friends, and co-workers/writers. I’ve also been editing the second book in The Calling trilogy, which I’m geared to publish this spring.

Let’s make this a great year.

Beth M James

The Calling

Gitana – Life Plan

Happy Veterans Day!

Last August and September my son went on a mission near Berlin, Germany to collect the remains of our World War II heroes missing in action when their planes crashed. What an honor to be able to bring those heroes home to their families and to give them closure. I can only imagine the emotions that ran through my son when dismantling the planes to get at the remains and to find the personal items, knowing the pilots had been in the midst of all the fighting. How they were men with families and ones that they’d never see again. I’m emotional just thinking about it.

Here’s to all our Vets who’ve served our country. Let’s not forget them.

New Release

I’m excited to announce the release of my second book The Calling. This is the first book in a trilogy that has Jessie wondering if time spent in a coma is a dream or reality. Please check it out on Amazon. The Calling is available in eBook and print.

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Happy Holidays

We are nearing Christmas and the end of the year.

I’d like to wish you and your families safe travels. I hope your holidays are joyous. I hope you’re able to relax and have some fun. Give those you love an extra hug.

xmastree

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