Where to Shop for Fate and Fangs!!!!

Although you can't exactly buy your Fate at the supermarket and finding the right pair of Fangs is a selective measure for some this Halloween season, you can indeed shop for Fate and Fangs: Tales from the Vampire Family at your preferred e book store!

In addition to the sales and discounts happening at this very moment thru our publisher Muse It Up Publishing, you can always find us on Amazon and Kindle



However, did you know our old school vampires are also available for Nook, Sony Reader, and Kobo? Yes, yes!



http://ebookstore.sony.com/search?keyword=kristin+battestella (wow, that's a nice and short link!)

But wait! There's More!!

All Romance E books


and BookStrand


^Now there's a storefront I like.  Short, sweet, memorable, affordable. Fate and Fangs.

Back from the Dead October Appearances!

Autumn Greetings, My F(r)iends!
Well after the real world slice and dicing surgery this summer, it is time to get back to the literary mayhem with some live and virtual October Fate and Fangs appearances!

Firstly, don't forget all seven in the Fate and Fangs: Tales from the Vampire Family series are available with our Publisher Muse It Up and for your Kindle on Amazon!

Big Linkies!

Now then, you can also snag your scary self an autographed copy of our first novel The Vampire Family at not one, but three October events. We'll even have copies of fellow Eternal Press author Leigh Wood's science fiction erotica sauce On the Way to New Isosceles. 

For the complete scoop on our September 27, October 20, and November 15 New Jersey Authors Network events check out the group website...

And don't forget the Witches Ball and the Meet the Authors, not to mention the Collingswood Book Festival. Wow!

For a complete calendar of events and appearance for October and beyond, you can always visit the Kristin Battestella Yahoo Group or like our Vampire Family Facebook Page for the latest literary scares and horror news! If you're a lady author in the South Jersey Area, you can also take part with the new South Jersey Women Authors Group, too!

See you soon!!!

Join Us for Pillage in the Village!!!

Paranormal wenches and F(r)iends from the NJ/PA/DE area, join us freaky ye olde and pirated folks at the Pillage in the Village Saturday June 16!!



Join me, Kristin Battestella, and our fellow NJ author Danielle Ackley-McPhail from 1 to 8 p.m. for medieval mayhem and more!  Autographed books and more treats will be on hand!

For more on Danielle's Bad Ass Faeries Anthologies and Dark Quest Books, visit http://www.sidhenadaire.com/

For complete updates on our latest Fate and Fangs news and appearances- including a cancellation on June 23 and a new July 19 event- visit our Facebook page or Yahoo Calendar



Fate and Fangs Prizes, Reviews, and More!!!

In addition to our weekly Monday night chats with the Muse It Up gang, the Coffee Time Romance Anniversary Chat this  week was a load of fun!!  We got a bit carried away after hours, indeed!


If you haven't had a chance to join us 7 p.m. est at the Muse Online Conference Chat Room, never fear!  You can take part in the Fate and Fangs glory this week at Vampire Romance Books!!




Yes, you read that link right!  In addition to our lengthy interview at Vampire Romance Books, we're offering a special commenter the chance to win his or her choice of Fate and Fangs! What's your pleasure? Love, Punishment, Struggle, Debauchery, Lust, Humanity, or Resurrection? 



And to quote the best of infomercial kitsch: But wait, there's more!!

Not only are more surprises forthcoming from our Vampire Romance Books visit, but Ladybug Lin has reviewed Love AND Punishment!!!

"5 Bloody Good Stars"


Wow!  Don't forget to stay tuned at http://vampfam.blogspot.com or our Vampire Family facebook page for all our June events and appearances!!!


Fate and Fangs 4 Star Review!!!


"Love: Ann and the Viking is one of the most unusual and creative spins on vampire lore I have ever read..."


Fate and Fangs Book 1 Love: Ann and the Viking has been given 4 stars at Ladybug Lin's Reviews!


Visit Lin Holmes' new blog for the complete praise!



Don't forget we're also chatting every Monday this month with our fellow Muse Authors! Join us 7 pm est at the Muse Online Conference Chat Room



We'll also be dropping by Coffee Time Romance Anniversary Party May 15!




Lots of time to talk it up with Fate and Fangs this month and next! 

Virtual and Live Events This June!!!!

Hello hello my vampire f(r)iends!

Due to a scheduling snafu with the Library, we had to postpone our New Jersey Author's Network April event in Voorhees to July, but that doesn't mean you can't get your deep and dark dose of Fate and Fangs helpings asap!!!

Meet us 2 p.m. Saturday June 23 at the Mays Landing Library for our next New Jersey Authors Network Seminar!


Can't wait until then? Stop by Pillage the Village Medieval and Pirate Faire in Mount Holly June 16 to visit with me and Danielle Ackley-McPhail!



And remember, if you haven't picked up your ecopy of the Cocktails and Gossip Magazine April issue for our feature with our cover artist Suzannah Safi, do so now before it is too late!


We're also blogging in April and May with our friends at Dishin' It Out, One Hot Mess, and Ravencraft's Romance!  Join us!




If you didn't already delight in the bloody glory, you can also still partake in all the glory of our Vampire Book Realm visit here:


Whew!  For a complete calendar of events, visit our Yahoo Group archive as more dates are literally being added daily!



And as always, follow our mayhem on Facebook



Join Fate and Fangs- Virtual and Live!

7 Deadly Sins, 7 Heavenly Virtues, 7 novels of Fate and Fangs: Tales from the Vampire Family!

Which would YOU choose?

Decide now, for our 7 Day guest opus at The Vampire Book Realm's V Spot Blog Has Begun!!!! Visit Daily now through April 15 for the scoop on each and every one of our Fate and Fangs excesses!!!


Love, Punishment, Struggle, Debauchery, Lust, Humanity, Resurrection, character blogs, excerpts, blurbs, interviews- we have a taste of something to fill each and every one of your dark and deadly desires! Virtually at least!

But of course, don't forget you can meet the Real Deal 2 p.m. Saturday April 14 at the Voorhees Library!  We're taking part in the New Jersey Author's Network panel, 'I've Finished My First Draft, Now what?'So come out, discuss the path from first draft to publication, mingle, and get yourself an autographed copy of The Vampire Family!


Meet Your Fate and Fangs This April!!!!!

Victoria Welshire, Favorite daughter of The Vampire Family has been making the internet rounds this Spring!  Her next stop is this April's issues of Cocktails Fiction and Gossip Magazine- an ezine helmed by our very own Fate and Fangs cover designer Suzannah Safi!







Although you can't meet Victoria Welshire herself outside of the virtual treats and literary wonders of Fate and Fangs, you can meet me, Kristin, and several other local authors from the New Jersey Authors Network Saturday April 14 at the Vogelson Library in Voorhees, NJ.


This time around, Jon Gibbs, Alice DinNizo, Jenn Hubbard, Melinda Leigh, and myself will be talking about completing the writing process and seeking publication avenues with “I’ve Finished My First Draft, Now What?”


For a complete scoop on our authors, events, directions, ongoing topics, writerly discussions, and more, visit


See you there! Otherwise you'll have to wait until our next appearance in June!

Fate and Fangs with Vampire Book Realm! Yes Yes!

Our final release in the Fate and Fangs: Tales from the Vampire Family series may have come last month, but that doesn't mean the bloody train of virtual decadence has slowed! Both The Vampire Family and our Fate and Fangs novellas are now listed at the new virtual database for all things literary vamps: The Vampire Book Realm!


You can browse our featured page here:



or find all your favorite Dark Fantasy and Thriller Vamps in the database:






Vampire Book Realm also offers  'The V Spot Blog' for all the juicy written vamp latest.  Fate and Fangs will be in the V Spot spotlight the week of April 9! We'll also be making an appearance with the New Jersey Authors Network in Voorhees that Saturday April 14.  For a complete list of NJAN events, visit 


And the V Spot direct is  


Look for Fate and Fangs to be visiting with our friends Ginger Simpson this month, too, and we'll be making a few appearances at the Muse It Up Blog for Paranormal Week, too!  

As always, you can join the frenzy on our facebook page or check out Vampire Book Realm!


Fate and Fangs at Ravencraft's Realm Giveaway Today!

So....you STILL haven't gotten a copy and begun the dark spiral into Fate and Fangs: Tales from the Vampire Family- my now complete series with Muse It Up?  Here is your chance!! 

Two Lucky Winners can have his or her choice of the novellas of Fate and Fangs when you stop by my latest interview and giveaway today at Ravencraft's Realm!


What will it be? Love, Punishment, Struggle, Debauchery, Lust, Humanity, Resurrection?

The Vampire Family has a long and torrid past, present, and future. Join in FATE and FANGS as the family's Occult scholar Professor A. James shares this juicy vampire vignettes! 



For more magics and upcoming appearances, visit us on the the horror that is Facebook!