Author Archives: Cara Bristol

Is she crazy?! An interview with the heroine of Under Fyre #dragon #SFR #PNR

Recently, I sat down with the heroine of Under Fyre (Alien Dragon Shifters 1). Rhianna Montclair, an expert in Draconian Relations, is accompanying the president’s daughter to Draco, a planet inhabited by alien dragon shifters. This is a transcript of … Continue reading

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Why cyborgs??? Some insight into the Cy-Ops Cyborg Romance series

This year is my 10th anniversary as a published author, so throughout the year, I’ll share some personal tidbits about my books, why I wrote what I wrote, what I intended. What if your survival depended on the person you … Continue reading

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Close encounters of the dragon kind…an excerpt from Under Fyre #SFR #PNR

(Rhianna Montclair is sent as a stand-in for the president’s daughter to become a dragon’s concubine. ) “I’m not sad,” she denied. “Do all humans lie about their emotions?” He leaned in close again, his mouth partly open, his muzzle … Continue reading

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A different twist on a shifter romance…Under Fyre backstory spotlight

In every shifter story I’ve read (wolf, big cat, dragon, bear), the shifter can only take two forms: human OR his/her animal. It’s either/or. In Under Fyre (Alien Dragon Shifters 1), the Draconians can control their shift and appear as … Continue reading

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A look back at BREEDER, the Sci-fi Romance readers LOVED and HATED….

My sci-fi romance Breeder was one of those books readers loved or hated. There was little middle ground. This year, 2019, is my 10th anniversary as a published author. I signed my first publishing contract 10 years ago in July. … Continue reading

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What I read in March…#recommended reads #PNR, #SFR, #Regency #nonfiction

Welcome to my monthly mini-reviews of the books I read during the month. As you can see, I updated my graphic to a hammock in the sun instead of a cozy spot in front of the fire, because it IS … Continue reading

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2009-2019: A look back at how I got published…

This year, 2019, marks my tenth anniversary as a published author. In July 2009 I signed my first book publishing contract. Writing books and getting published was always my BIG DREAM.  It was the one thing I wanted more than … Continue reading

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Win Alien Mischief, 50+ #PNR & SFR novels AND an ereader! @BookSweeps

I’ve teamed up with 50+ fantastic authors to give away a huge collection of Paranormal & Sci-Fi Romances to 2 lucky winners, PLUS a brand new eReader to the Grand Prize winner! Oh, and did I mention you’ll receive a … Continue reading

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Epic kitchen/cooking disasters….#KitchenAccidentsHappen

How do you make meatloaf and end up with tomato soup on the back of your head? My family meatloaf recipe calls for tomato soup. As I was emptying a family-sized can of tomato soup into a measuring cup, the … Continue reading

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A sneak peek excerpt from Under Fyre (Alien Dragon Shifters 1)

He held her, breathing in her fragrance, their mix of scents. “My mate. Forever mine,” he said, as he stroked her hair. “Your mate. Forever yours,” she murmured sleepily. “It doesn’t sound so daunting anymore.” “Daunting? You found the idea … Continue reading

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