Author Archives: Cara Bristol

For readers: Never have I ever…book edition! How many of these have you NOT done? #Fridayreads

How many have you not done? I’d love to know which ones. Comments welcome.

Share
Posted in Life 101 | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

What the heck does BACON have to do with science fiction romance?

What do you eat for breakfast? Cereal? Bacon and eggs? Pancakes? Toast? Those are the normal breakfast foods, right? A few years ago, my husband and I vacationed in Thailand and visited my sister-in-law and brother-in-law who lived and worked … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Romance writing, Science fiction romance | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

What is your BIG DREAM? How far would you go to achieve it?

What is your passion? Your big dream? There were three things I wanted more than anything. First, I wanted to write and publish books.  At the end of my life, if I hadn’t become an author, I would have suffered … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Life 101 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Autumn Booklover’s Facebook Scavenger Hunt Sept. 13-16, #giveaways

Who doesn’t love autumn? Leaves whirling in the wind and rain outside, a comfy chair inside, you with your favorite book and a hot beverage. Play our fun and easy hunt and you could win one of five gift baskets … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Contests | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Six short excerpts from SIXX: Dakonian Alien Mail Order Brides #novellines

In extraterrestrial bar, Moxie Maguire waits for her blind date to arrive: “You haven’t been here before, have you?”“First time,” I admitted. “No worries, hon. Nobody here bites, except for the Zurelians, and they’ve been banned.” Her date (“Buckskin”) finally … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Favorite Lines, Science fiction romance | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How many of these science fiction movies have you seen?

I’ve seen fourteen–fifteen if you count the original Planet of the Apes. How many of these sci-fi movies have you seen? Which one was your favorite? Do you have a favorite that’s not on the list?

Share
Posted in Life 101, Science fiction | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

99¢ limited time! DARAK: Dakonian Alien Mail Order Brides #1 is on SALE #IntergalacticDatingAgency

My first Intergalactic Dating Agency series book, DARAK: Dakonian Alien Mail Order Brides is on sale for 99 cents. Grab this deal while you can. The sale ends Sept. 8! Amazon US | Amazon UK | Amazon CA | Amazon … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Special promotions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A sci-fi romance author goes to Space Camp #spacecamp #authorlife

In August a friend and I went to a weekend adult Space Camp in Huntsville, Ala. Space Camp is part science lab, part “summer camp,” part museum, and a little bit of an amusement park. It’s very hands-on; they keep … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Life 101 | Tagged , , , , , , | 10 Comments

#RecommendedReads: What I read in August

August was a bumpy reading month. I started off not finishing three books before I hit a good one. I probably DNFed half a dozen books this month. And I read a contemporary military romance to which I can only … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Book Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Revenge is sometimes best served sweet…

It’s almost time for the new 2019 Intergalactic Dating Agency romances! I’ll have three new Dakonian Alien Mail Order Brides (Intergalactic Dating Agency) books: SIXX (Sept. 26), KORD (Oct. 17), and BRAXX (Nov. 7). All the Dakonian books are written … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Science fiction romance | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment