Monthly Archives: August 2014

Speaking in passive aggressive: 5 innocent phrases that can turn a conversation into an argument

We tend to put a lot of significance into words spoken to us by others. At the same time, we often underestimate the importance of what comes out of our own mouths. Some very common responses can instantly alienate people … Continue reading

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THE GUILD OF ASSASSINS blog tour wrap-up

Thanks to everyone who participated in THE GUILD OF ASSASSINS blob tour by posting, commenting, and, of course, buying the books. There is still one more day left! The last post goes up tomorrow. My special thanks go to Tasty … Continue reading

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THE GUILD OF ASSASSINS blog tour day 4

Today’s stops: An interview at Two Ends of the Pen: http://twoendsofthepen.blogspot.com/2014/08/interview-with-anna-kashina.html A feature at Books with Leti Del Mar, which also has a link to a giveaway for print copies of both installments in the series: http://bookswithletidelmar.blogspot.com/2014/08/the-guild-of-assassins-by-anna-kashina.html?showComment=1407517682970#c5607668263428394314 Both sites have … Continue reading

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THE GUILD OF ASSASSINS blog tour day 3

Today’s stops: Chuck Wendig’s “Five Things I Learned” feature. Stop by to find out which five main things I learned writing the MAJAT CODE series: http://terribleminds.com/ramble/2014/08/07/anna-kashina-five-things-i-learned-writing-the-guild-of-assassins/ Clover Autrey interviewed me for “Get Lost in a Story” blog: http://getlostinastory.blogspot.com/2014/08/welcome-back-anna-kashina.html Manga Maniac … Continue reading

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THE GUILD OF ASSASSINS blog tour continues

My day opened with two awesome reviews, one from Reading Reality for BLADES OF THE OLD EMPIRE, and one from the BookPushers for THE GUILD OF ASSASSINS. Reviewer Marlene Harris characterizes the BLADES as “the start of a damn fine … Continue reading

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THE GUILD OF ASSASSINS released today!

Yes, it is finally here!!! Come and celebrate it with giveaways at Goodreads (10 copies each, BLADES OF THE OLD EMPIRE and THE GUILD OF ASSASSINS), as well as on my blog tour sites, which will post daily between yesterday … Continue reading

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THE GUILD OF ASSASSINS blog tour and giveaway

It has started today! My first stops are: A feature and excerpt at A Bluestocking’s place: http://ov099.wordpress.com/2014/08/04/feature-the-guild-of-assassins-by-anna-kashina/ A post about writing epic fantasy on Beauty in Ruins: http://beauty-in-ruins.blogspot.com/2014/08/the-challenges-of-writing-epic-fantasy.html?spref=tw A post on female protagonists in fantasy: http://www.michelle4laughs.blogspot.com/2014/07/woman-in-fantasy-with-anna-kashina.html A post on assassins … Continue reading

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