Who recommended you to Book Town? What do you hope to get out of Book Town?
Cold Coffee Press/Cold Coffee Cafe/Theodocia McLean
What is your trade? Author? Publicist? Book Blogger?
What genre of books have you written?
Genre: Mystery, Suspense, Romance Historical/Contemporary
Title of your novels
Haiku Dance Dance the Dream Awake Valley Fever, Where Murder is Contagious
Do you have a website?
Do you have another web site? Google Plus, Facebook, Twitter?
Short Description of Your Novel
HAIKU DANCE Thirteen year old, Shino, rebellious and undisciplined, is sent away to the Tendai monks to be trained as a samurai warrior. When leaving his childhood friend Miyoshi behind, he carelessly crushes her young heart. Years later, weary of senseless battles fought for selfish lords, Shino is thrust into the world of Heian Kyo where he finds Miyoshi once again. Now blossomed into the beautiful and charming Lady Lotus, she is courtier to the emperor’s court and soon to be betrothed to another. Finally accepting that he has always loved her, he risks everything to keep her from the fate to which she is destined but does not want, and the dangers that threaten her life. Does he dare hope for more?
Please give a short Author's Bio (please limit to 250 words)
Cora J. Ramos is a writer of short stories of mystery and suspense that have won awards and been published in the anthology, Valley Fever, Where Murder is Contagious. Her first novel, Dance the Dream Awake, was published in June 2015, a paranormal romantic suspense set in present day, but with a past life of a Mayan life lived in the Yucatan, around 900 A.D. Her second novel is a romance set in the Heian, Japan of 980 A.D., when the pillow books (like Tales of Genji) were written by the first women authors. It was published May-2016. Cora is a trained artist and loves to paint for her own pleasure and helps design her own book covers. She keeps journals of her dreams, poems and inspiration for paintings and stories. She is past president, past editor of San Joaquin Sisters in Crime Currently she is member of: International Sisters-in-Crime (and the San Joaquin and Central Coast Chapters) Romance Writers of America (and Yosemite Writers chapter)
Type of Books you like to read
Mystery, Sci fi, Romance, Biographies, Non fiction, Drama, Horror