Thursday, January 27, 2011

Digital Debut

Killer Fiction has not heard from the following winners of the Killer Fiction New Year's Contest:

Pat Cochran - $25 egift card
Cherie J. - choice of Christie Craig book
Brandy - choice of Christie Craig book
Oregon Sunshine - $25 egift card
Cassy Campbell - $25 egift card

Please contact Jana DeLeon through her author website to find out how to collect your prize.
http://janadeleon.net/?page_id=8
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As many of you may know, a number of my fellow Dorchester authors recently had rights to their backlists revert to them. I'm one of those authors. I am currently in the process of prepping my six Calamity Jayne books for digital release as ebooks. The process is taking long than I anticipated. Mainly because I'm not technically savvy. But I'm learning.

The first thing I had to do was design new cover art. You may recall all of my 'Calamity' featured the same cover model with the lower part of her face covered by something pertaining to the story line.

Now here's the cover for the upcoming digital release for Calamity Jayne designed with a wee bit of help from my son:


I'm in the process of tweaking the covers for the five remaining books in the series, as well as my romantic-comedy, FIANCE AT HER FINGERTIPS and will post more of the covers next week. In the meantime, I'd love to know what you think of the first cover.
Do tell.
~Bullet Hole~

13 comments:

Christie Craig said...

Kathy,

Love the cover. Love it!

CC

TerriOsburn said...

Looks good to me. I like it better than the first, I think. And I'm so impressed with all these authors creating their own covers. I bet it's fun to finally have your own way. LOL!

Great job so far!

Zita said...

I like it. It's fun and "kicky" (pardon the pun). It would definitely attract my attention.

Robin Kaye said...

Oh Kathy~ I adore the cover! It's so much better than the first!

Suzan Harden said...

Love it, Kathy! It definitely cpatures the spirit of the story.

Brandy said...

I like it!

Estella said...

I like it better than the original!

Kathy Bacus said...

Thank you everybody for weighing in. It was fun selecting stock art for each of my covers. Some I like better than others, but overall I'm happy with the results.

Jana DeLeon said...

I love it, Kathy!

Mo said...

Love the new cover and I can't wait for the books to be available for my Kindle. Yipee!

Cricket said...

I love the updated cover! The original was cute, but definitely love the new one!

Kathy Bacus said...

Thanks, Jana, Mo, and Cricket! I'm excited about the upcoming digital releases. And to have the freedom to write what I love to write!

Amanda Brice said...

I love it! It's actually better than the first!!!!