Sorchia’s Universe–The Blog


Novel Magic-Orion’s Foot

Thank you so much for your warm welcome to the Universe! I’d like to talk about my latest release, Orion’s Foot: Myth, Mystery, and Romance in the Amazon, and about cryptids. I will be happy to present one lucky reader with a copy of Orion’s Foot. Please see the Rafflecopter link below. The Amazon—where monsters and mystery lurk. Orion’s Foot is a tale of passion and obsession. Most people have never heard the word “cryptid” and indeed, Petra learns […]


A Merman's Choice by Alice Renaud www.sorchiadubios.com

Novel Magic- A Merman’s Choice 15 comments

A MerMan’s Choice The shape-shifting mermen of the Morvann Islands live incognito among humans. But one of them, Yann, can’t stop rescuing humans. When he fishes Alex out of the sea, he doesn’t expect her to reappear eight months later. Alex wants to fulfil a promise to her dying grandmother, by gathering stories of the Morvanns. But she soon discovers that, on these Welsh islands, legends can become true! Yann and Alex grow close, but some mermen hate humans. […]


Novel Magic: Burning Bridges

Lies and Love by Anne Krist “Did you ever tell a lie for so long that even you believed it? And then got caught? Ah… Then you understand Sara in Anne Krists’ Burning Bridges.” We all know what it’s like to tell a lie and how it can lead to other lies. We don’t mean them to grow. We don’t mean them to hurt anyone. We don’t mean them to entangle our lives over and over until we can’t […]

Burning Bridges by Dee S. Knight www.sorchiadubois.com

Bear's Edge by Christina Lambert www.sorchiadubois.com

Novel Magic: Bear’s Edge

Monsters are Everywhere By Christina Lambert Monsters are everywhere, hiding in plain sight, but the scariest monsters aren’t the mythical beasts of folklore or people with abilities beyond comprehension. The worst kinds of monsters are the people who try to capture, destroy, or exploit anyone who doesn’t fit their idea of normal. In Bear’s Edge, bear shifter Grant is faced with the reality that there are people who will stop at nothing to uncover the ever elusive truth about […]


Becker Circle by Addison Brae www.sorchisdubois.com

Novel Magic: Becker Circle 2 comments

Last Chance to Win 6 books plus a Martini Glass Becker Circle is the final installment of Novel Magic for 2019. Win a copy in the December Giveaway–but act fast. The contest ends at MIDNIGHT, December 31, 2019. Read through Addison’s post and enter below. Remember You by Addison Brae A few years ago a friend treated himself to a drink after a long day working the sushi restaurant in my neighborhood. He bought me a cocktail and said […]


Novel Magic-The Eidola Project

Get a copy of The Eidola Project plus 5 more books and a martini glass in Novel Magic’s December Giveaway. Enter at the end of this post. The Eidola Project by Robert Herold The Eidola Project is recruiting. Dare to join them? It’s 1885 and a drunk and rage-filled Nigel Pickford breaks up a phony medium’s séance. A strange twist of fate soon finds him part of a team investigating the afterlife. The Eidola Project is an intrepid group […]


Keri's Christmas Wish by Pamela Thibodeaux www.sorchiadubois.com

Novel Magic: Keri’s Christmas Wish 13 comments

Win a copy of Keri’s Christmas Wish along with 5 more books in Novel Magic’s December Giveaway. Enter at the end of the post. Categorizing a Novel by Pamela Thibodeaux In my last visit to Sorchia’s Universe, I discussed the difference in Paranormal and Supernatural. Today I’d like to share the importance of categorizing your novel. Reviewers have termed a couple of my books romance, paranormal, fantasy, sci-fi and Christian — all of which are OK but not exactly […]