Demon Trapper’s Daughter

Beck’s Birthday Party Winners

And the winners of the books for Beck’s Birthday Party are: Klara B Kirste V Kelley A Sheryl N Lea K Becky S Charmaine P I’ve sent emails to these folks so check your email box! Thanks to everyone who took part and made Beck’s day so special.

Tanja Seelbach, Fiction Editor

In Which I Reveal an Award!

I’ve been sitting on a secret for about a month now and I can finally reveal it. And it is truly awesome. The first book in the German edition of the Demon Trappers Series, which is entitled Die Dämonen Fängerin: Aller Anfang ist Hölle (The Demon Catchers: Every Beginning is Hell) is the 2011/2012 Moerser Jugendbuch [Read more...]

Snippet of the Day

A wee bit more Ori! In Ori’s experience it was quite easy to find a demon, especially the ones that ate everything. All you had to do was pitch your ears toward the snarls and home in. He’d already found two of the older, more feral ones, but they hadn’t been helpful. He’d left their [Read more...]

Today’s Snippet

A reader asked for a snippet with Riley and Beck so I chose one that features what they do best: drive each other nuts. ‘Nothin’ would keep a couple of Pyros from torchin’ your apartment buildin’, just so that Five can get ya.’ Riley hadn’t thought of that. It seemed pretty farfetched, but fiends attacking [Read more...]

Snippet Friday

Since not everyone is on Facebook, here’s the SOUL THIEF snippets for the last two Fridays: 6/8 Simi pulled out a chair and took a seat. Her bag, a plush vampire with huge purple fangs, dropped on the table in front of her. ‘Why are you here? You’re not working today,’ Riley muttered. ‘Looking for [Read more...]

What’s Up in the Demon Trapper Series

A recap for those of you confused by titles, publication dates and such. Here’s what I know about the series to date: US Editions: THE DEMON TRAPPER’S DAUGHTER (Feb. 1, 2011) SOUL THIEF (Aug. 30 2011) Book #3 (Spring 2012) UK Editions: FORSAKEN (Jan. 7, 2011) FORBIDDEN (Aug 5,2011) FORGIVEN (Spring 2012) German Editions: ALLER [Read more...]

Bad Boys of Teen Books

Paperback Dolls is hosting their Bad Boys of Teen Books’ week and Desi (one of the Dolls) has weighed in on Denver Beck. He ranked #2  for hotness right after Cole of Maggie Steifvater’s Wolves of Mercy Creek series. “My second book hottie is none other than Denver Beck from Jana Oliver’s Demon Trapper’s Daughter [Read more...]

Book Expo America 2011

Book Expo America 2011

I’m headed toward NYC and BEA in a few hours. If you’re at this event and get a chance to drop by one of my signings, trip me in the exhibit hall, offer to buy me libations, just be sure to stay hi. Don’t be surprised if I have a “author in the headlights” look. [Read more...]

AnachroCon Schedule

AnachroCon Schedule

I’ll be at AnachroCon this weekend beginning Friday afternoon (see the Events link for full details). Come by and join us. Excellent costumes, amazing bands, lots of fun. Here’s my panels: Saturday 9:00am – 9:45am Alternate History vs. Revisionist History. In this panel, we’ll be talking about the fine line between creating alternate history versus [Read more...]

Demon Trapper’s Daughter Playlist

Ever wonder what kind of music an author listens to when they’re writing a book? Here’s DEMON TRAPPER’S DAUGHTER’s playlist: ATLANTA 2018: R.E.M – “Until the Day Is Done” Alter Bridge – “Rise Today” Muse – “Resistance” RILEY BLACKTHORNE: Kelly Clarkson – “Breakaway” The Chemical Brothers – “Galvanize” Newton Faulkner – “Dream Catch Me” Foreigner [Read more...]