Thursday, September 7, 2017

Drawing Closer to Reissue!

Finally, the formatting is done for the paperback version of the re-release of  Karma & Mayhem. This edition will contain the recipes that were used in the launch as well as those of the anniversary celebrations of the original's publication. 

Still don't have a release date, so the new edition is not available yet, but I'm working on it. If you're interested -

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Thursday, February 16, 2017

The Countdown Begins toward the re-release

     The originally published title was "Karma and Mayhem," but with the upcoming new cover and re-release, the title is now written as
(I love the samurai sword that is part of the ampersand!) 

What's the story about? Read an excerpt here 

To be notified of when the book cover is revealed or the books re-release date, please connect with me HERE

Updates will be made to this blog as the countdown continues. - Catherine

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

January 2017

  Update on the reissue of Karma and Mayhem

Progress toward reissuing this novel was slowed by the holidays. I am currently looking for a new cover for this paranormal fantasy romance novel and will post when I have the cover finalized.

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Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Special Notice

The copyrights have reverted back to me for Karma and Mayhem and the book will no longer be available from Soul Mate Publishing.  However, in 2017, I will be reissuing the story and it will once again be available to readers. The book will have a new cover and include the recipes for the original bloody-red drink, the punch, the cookies, and a new recipe for the relaunch.

I maintain a private mailing list through MailChimp to send out bulletins (no more than once a month). If you wish to be notified when this new edition will be available, or the progress being made toward the new launch or the new cover, please go to: 

Catherine E. McLean

Friday, January 1, 2016

Happy New Year

One year end and another begins. The sequel to Karma and Mayhem is in the works, this time featuring Tienan's brother. To get the news on the progress of this second book in the series, Connect with Catherine and her Reader's Bulletin HERE.

Wishing you a healthy and prosperous New Year!

Catherine E. McLean 

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Another bloody-red recipe to celebrate with

2012 = the bloody-red drink, Chokeberry Shalamiz used in the novel was created given as the book's release-day prizes

2013 = the bloody-red punch was created for the first year anniversary of publication
2014 = the cookies (not so bloody red, but with bloody-red "pomegranate-cherries") was created for the third-year anniversary of publication --- and now:

2015 = the very, very bloody-red


Using a Red Velvet Cake Mix, these bar cookies become bloody-red brownies topped with cranberries, cinnamon spiced apples, and almonds.  

The recipe is free (and only available from now and until Jan. 1, 2016).

Ideal for Halloween or any occasion. Get yours HERE 

Karma and Mayhem is a paranormal fantasy romance published by Soul Mate Publishing and can be purchased at---
               Barnes and Noble   and other online booksellers. 
           In paperback and ebook.

Catherine E. McLean
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Friday, January 2, 2015

A new year . . . 2015

The holidays are over and it's back to the regular writing life, which includes beginning work on the sequel to KARMA AND MAYHEM.  This novel will be a sequel, one about Rowen (Tienan's brother) and a woman called Jigs. Among the cast will be Adrada and some Infanatas (the Blessed Blades).