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USA Today Bestselling Author S.M. Schmitz

Quirky, Snarky, and Thought Provoking Fiction That's Beyond this World

Blog posts July 2016

Book Crazy Virtual Book Fair

July 27, 2016

The Alliance of Self-Published Authors is hosting a virtual Book Fair, and I'm delighted to participate by having my own "booth" at the fair to display my sci-fi romance novels! So here's my booth, what I have on display for the virtual book fair, and a little about the books.

My first trilogy, the Resurrected trilogy, is a second chance romance (the ultimate second chance romance - I mean, one of them dies and is resurrected by an alien) and it's also a science fiction conspiracy thrill…

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A New Cast in the Resurrected Universe (aka When Writers Get Bored)

July 25, 2016

Despite its edgy, and often uncomfortable, content, the Resurrected trilogy has always been one of my favorite worlds I've created. I've long wanted to add to that universe, even though Lottie's story was finished. 

And now, I am.

In September, I'll be releasing a spin-off novel to the Resurrected trilogy featuring a new cast of characters. Lottie's story is still at the heart of this world, and this novel takes place largely during the same time as Final Sacrifice, but the story ce…

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Our first Science Fiction Romance Promo with More to Come

July 19, 2016

This week, we have the pleasure of offering readers 44 discounted or free science fiction romance titles as part of an initiative by the Science Fiction Romance Brigade to increase awareness about all that SFR has to offer. Science fiction romance is still a relatively new subgenre of both romance and science fiction, so authors are exploring possibilities and letting their imaginations run wild - and that means the stories we have to offer are unique, quirky, and sometimes, even a little exper…

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Welcome to the SFRB Summer 2016 Blog Hop

July 9, 2016

 

Welcome to the SFRB Summer Blog Hop, where we introduce you to Other Worlds!

In my latest science-fiction romance trilogy, The Cambria Code, Zoe travels to another planet with Peyton, an alien she hardly knows. What is Cambria like?

It's a lot like Earth. Since Cambrians are almost identical to humans, I reasoned their atmosphere and environment would be extremely similar as well. But there are some differences, particularly in the animal life and flora of the planet. For example, some …

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