Tag Archives: launch title

“Where no great story goes untold” Yes, really…


Wait. It’s June already? Back when I started editing for Carina, in December 2009, the 2010 June launch seemed so far away. We had months after all, right? (At this point, I can practically see the tireless, hardworking Carina staff recoiling.) Oh, my. Time does fly when you’re having fun—or are on a tight deadline. […]

Breaking the Mold


It’s been an intense and wonderful half year getting ready for launch. I love working with the CP team. I’m thrilled with the quality of our book covers and the attention to detail that goes into every aspect of the process. But what I like best are our great stories, and the rich variety of […]

Launch Book excerpts


For your reading pleasure – extended excerpts of all the launch books! Please see below for the first chapter (or prologue + first chapter) of all of our launch books. Happy Reading! Eleanor June 7th, Week One Coin Operated by Ginny Glass, Contemporary Erotic – Download excerpt Exclusively Yours by Shannon Stacey, Contemporary Romance – […]

Life Before Joe – how “this’ll never happen” suddenly did!


It all started, really, with a desire to pay tribute to my weird home town. You have to be in Newcastle (upon Tyne, northeastern England) on a Friday or a Saturday night to get the vibe of it – a post-industrial world, a mining and ship-building town where those industries have failed, struggling to get […]

Life After Joe by Harper Fox


Hello, I’m Harper Fox. My novel Life After Joe is my first-ever book to be published, so I’m very excited about that, and to be part of the Carina launch – a great opportunity, and one I nearly missed because I somehow mixed up my launch date with the date for this blog! So first […]