Welcome to Biting-Edge, a blog shared by authors and vampire experts, Mario Acevedo and Jeanne Stein. We’ll cover urban fantasy, vampires, pop culture, and all things Joss Whedon. Unlike other fantasy blogs, we don’t insist on body cavity searches (unless you ask politely). Snarkiness is most welcome...though we won't promise not to bite back!

Wednesday, March 21, 2012
  Media Mash
For your viewing pleasure:



New trailer: Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter







Dark Shadows Trailer



B*tches in Bookshops

# # # #

From Flavorwire :

There’s book art — many beautiful examples of which are cropping up every day — and then there’s extreme book art. The exhilarating work of Madrid-based artist Alicia Martín clearly falls into the latter category. In her dramatic Biografias series, thousands of books explode out the windows of three buildings, evoking such forces of nature as waterfalls and tornadoes. To us, these massive sculptures symbolize the boundary-busting, life-changing power of literature — but we don’t want to over-think them, either, because they’re also just breathtaking to behold. Check out a selection of images from Biografias (including one that reveals what these structures look like from the inside) after the jump, and then visit Martín's gallery’s website to see more of her book-obsessed work.


# # # #

More bookcases


Teacup Bookcase




On-The-Brain Bookcase

# # # #

To celebrate Women's History Month: Top 10 Female Science Fiction Characters from Sciencefiction.com

Check it out. I know Mario and I agree with who tops this list...what about you? Any not mentioned?

# # # #

I didn't go with the group on Friday to see John Carter, but the unanimous decision from the Pearl Street Writers Group seemed to be two thumbs up. Have you seen it? Are you an ERB fan? Or like me, just read his Tarzan books? I think Mario is planning to post a review on Monday.

Don't know if I've shared this before-- I'll be co-writing a new series with San Diego author and pal, Samantha Sommersby. We pitched it as: Without a Trace meets Angel—our “Angel” being an age-old Siren turned FBI Agent who is cursed by mortality and partnered with an alpha werewolf who’s fighting demons of his own. In search of redemption for past sins, they use the powers of seduction and strength, along with their knowledge of the supernatural to rescue damsels, bring big bads to justice, and capture one another's hearts.

We’ve already completed the first draft of book one, Fallen, and as soon as we get a publication date, we’ll let you all know!! It’s a different type of book for me. Not quite so kick-ass, a little more romantic.

So, that's it in my world. What's up in yours?

 
Comments:
I Love all your kick ass books!! Please don't stop writing them. Its the only daydreaming Im allowed with 2 little boys runnin around.:)I go to the library & get your books, but if I had the $ I would buy them & read em over & over. fo sho
 
thank you! I love writing Anna and can't imagine my life without her!! I'm glad she is a part of your life, too.

XO J.
 
Yea! Anna Strong. She's not sci-fi but she's badass. The series is coming to an end though, as do all good things.
 
When the series is over, Anna can stay at Felix's house...as long as she misbehaves...a lot.
 
In Felix's dreams, Mario!!!
 
Looking forward to many movies in the coming months. I can't wait to see Dark Shadows, even with the comic spin on it. Are you going to see Joss' flick that languished for three years and is finally out with the hunky guy who played Thor? I wasn't going to see 'Cabin in the Woods', but I read the review in Entertainment Weekly and saw that Joss is at the helm...so will go now.

Spring Break starts on Monday, I get Lasik on my eyes and Lady K and I will hang out with my dad for the week. Hoping to get to the zoo, Natural History Museum and the Botanic Garden.

Tomorrow we will go see The Lorax and we plan on seeing John Carter and This Means War.

Looking forward to the collaborative series!!
 
Hey Vickie-- no, I doubt I'll see Cabin in the Woods--horror stuff doesn't grab me..I know, I know, blasphemy since it's Joss. Will see John Carter and Dark Shadows for sure. And the Avengers, of course!!

Good luck with your surgery. And hope Lady K has fun on her week off. I'm sure she will.

XO J.
 
Post a Comment

Links to this post:

Create a Link



<< Home
www.marioacevedo.com
jeanniestein.com

Biting Edge - Blogged


Marta Acosta
Vampiress.ca
Zombie Defense Tactics
L.A. Banks
Robin Brande
Douglas Clegg
Mary Janice Davidson
Midnight Moon Cafe
P.N. Elrod
Christine Feehan
Andrew Fox
Jasper Fforde
Neil Gaiman
Laurell K. Hamilton
Charlaine Harris
Charlie Huston
Sherrilyn Kenyon
The Midnight Hour
First Offenders
Christopher Moore
Susan Squires
Storytellers Unplugged
Carrie Vaughn
Lynn Viehl
Chelsea Quinn Yarbro


Agent Query
AOL Bookmaven
Bookmouth
Bookseller Chick
Bronze Word
GalleyCat
Guide to Literary Agents
Grumpy Old Bookman
Marcela Landres
Miss Snark
The Neglected Books Page
Preditors and Editors
Pub Rants
Publishers Lunch
Slushpile
Latino Stories


Alt Vampires
Love Vampires Reviews
Bite Me Magazine
Borderlands Bookstore
Dark Carnival Bookstore
Dark Hunter
Horror Writers Assoc.
Kaleighbug Books
Locus Magazine
Mysterious Galaxy Bookstore
Paranormal Fiction
Paranormality Universe
Realm of the Vampires
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers Net
Undead Update
Vampire Genre
Vampire HQ
The Vampire Library
Vampires Vault
Vampress
Vamprowler
Vampyres Online



ARCHIVES
March 2006 / April 2006 / May 2006 / June 2006 / July 2006 / August 2006 / September 2006 / October 2006 / November 2006 / December 2006 / January 2007 / February 2007 / March 2007 / April 2007 / May 2007 / June 2007 / July 2007 / August 2007 / September 2007 / October 2007 / November 2007 / December 2007 / January 2008 / February 2008 / March 2008 / April 2008 / May 2008 / June 2008 / July 2008 / August 2008 / September 2008 / October 2008 / November 2008 / December 2008 / January 2009 / February 2009 / March 2009 / April 2009 / May 2009 / June 2009 / July 2009 / August 2009 / September 2009 / October 2009 / November 2009 / December 2009 / January 2010 / February 2010 / March 2010 / April 2010 / May 2010 / June 2010 / July 2010 / August 2010 / September 2010 / October 2010 / November 2010 / December 2010 / January 2011 / February 2011 / March 2011 / April 2011 / May 2011 / June 2011 / July 2011 / August 2011 / September 2011 / October 2011 / November 2011 / December 2011 / January 2012 / February 2012 / March 2012 / April 2012 / May 2012 / June 2012 / July 2012 / August 2012 / September 2012 / October 2012 / November 2012 / December 2012 / January 2013 / February 2013 / March 2013 / April 2013 / May 2013 / June 2013 / July 2013 /


Powered by Blogger