Author Archives: amandamccarter

About amandamccarter

I am an aspiring writer. I spend most of my time balancing my work, my personal life and my craft. It is my hope that my craft and my work will one day be the same thing and I can spend more time on my personal life. I live with my boyfriend, my insane fluff ball of a cat, and two snakes. In what little spare time I have, I play video games, read, knit, and help out with the local conventions.

7 Reasons I’m Glad Disney Abandoned the Star Wars Extended Universe

I know this is not a popular topic with some Star Wars fans. A lot of people hold the books in the Extended Universe near and dear. The Thrawn Trilogy, the Courtship of Princess Leia, the Jedi Academy Trilogy. They’re … Continue reading

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Book is live!

Do you like magic? Monsters? Archaic lore? Do you like knitting? Then this is the book for you. Follow the adventures of Nevada Sanchez as she learns how to knit with magic and save the world from monsters. Amazon Barnes … Continue reading

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Coming soon

I plan to have this out Thursday. I know it’s short notice. Welcome to my life.  

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Thoughts on Star Wars: The Force Awakens

So, it’s been almost three weeks, so it should be safe now. Right? RIGHT?! What do you mean you haven’t seen it? Do you live in a cave? Do you hate Star Wars? Do you hate joy? Okay, well, go … Continue reading

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It’s here!

I did it! It’s here! It’s a thing! The third and final book in the New Dark Ages Trilogy is done.   Here it is, the cover in all its splendor. Galileo’s Ascension. Done , once again, by the amazing … Continue reading

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New Blood and Satin

It’s late and I’m sorry, but it’s done and it’s available at multiple ebook retailers. I’m also happy to say Galileo’s Ascension is off to the cover artist. It will go through editing next week. I hope to have it … Continue reading

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Apologies for delays

First off, I want to thank you if you’ve bought the Women of the Apocalypse Bundle, either through StoryBundle or Amazon. The Amazon bundle is still available here. It’s 99 cents and you really can’t get better than that. Second, … Continue reading

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Why I wrote Galileo’s Stepdaughter

Recently, I was involved in a StoryBundle called Women of the Apocalypse. My book, Galileo’s Stepdaughter was one of the stories included. I wanted to take a moment to talk about why I wrote it. I like apocalyptic stories. Not … Continue reading

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So what is StoryBundle

I’ve had a couple of people ask me this, so I thought I’d take some time to lay it out and explain. StoryBundle is awesome, for one. Why? Because they take ebooks and bundle them together for a low cost. … Continue reading

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Women of the Apocalypse Bundle

So, very exciting news. I am in a StoryBundle! As in StoryBundle.com The title is Women of the Apocalypse. I’m partnered with 8 other fantastic indie writers. This is an incredible chance to get a lot of great books for … Continue reading

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