Wednesday, February 9, 2011

I Got My Book Cover!


My publisher just sent me the cover of my first book!  I am beside myself with happiness! Wanted to share it with all of you!  Thank you guys for all your encouragement and support!

35 comments:

L.A. Colvin said...

YAAAYYYYY!!! congrats! BTW it's beautiful.

Elena Solodow said...

Really gorgeous!!

Laura Marcella said...

Congratulations, Raquel!!! When is it coming out??? I have to add you to my blogosphere news box on my sidebar. This is exciting! *throws confetti*

Raquel Byrnes said...

Thank you!

Laura - it should be coming out around April. I have to check with my editor for a timeline.

I would love to be on your sidebar! Thank you!

Laura Marcella said...

PS) The cover is beautiful! It's eye-catching and interesting, which is all any author can ask for!

Jessica Bell said...

Oh my gosh! That is stunning! Man, I must have been AWOL from here for ages, I didn't even know you were getting published! So sorry! Congratulations!

Raquel Byrnes said...

Yes, my agent sold the three book series. I'm in revisions right now with my editor. Its all happening so fast!

Thank you...=)

Justin W. Parente said...

Congratulations, Raquel. It's hard to believe that it still happened to you after all those times you were sharing in blogfests. But you showed you deserved it.

Best of luck in your new future.

raisingmarshmallows said...

I love the book cover! Congratulations!

Nikki

JEFritz said...

Wow! That looks great! Congratulations!

Pk Hrezo said...

It's very chic. Huge congrats! It must feel like your new baby.

Jamie (Mithril Wisdom) said...

Very nice :D Congrats, Raquel!

Cindy R. Wilson said...

Raquel, that's beautiful! Definitely eye-catching. Congratulations!

Alex J. Cavanaugh said...

Raquel, that's a really nice cover! I'm excited for you - the journey is a blast, I promise. Will you be doing a virtual tour, because I'd be happy to host you for a guest spot.

Susan Gourley/Kelley said...

Very cool. I'm sure it will do the job of attracting eager readers.

Erin Kane Spock said...

Wooohooo! That cover is perfect. So excited for you. Does it feel real yet?

Stephanie M. Lorée said...

Really beautiful cover. Congrats!

Tessa Conte said...

HIP HiP HURRRAY!!!!! Very cool cover!

Ann Best said...

Congratulations! That's a beautiful cover!!! Really stunning, awesome, exciting!

I'm so excited for you. I look forward to reading the book. I'll add your cover to my sidebar.

Elliot Grace said...

...beautiful cover, Raquel! Good for you! A well deserving accomplishment:)

EL

Amanda Milner said...

Congrats! Pretty Cover:)

Katie Mills said...

Wow! Congratulations! That's a beautiful coverwork too!

Hart Johnson said...

SQUEEEEEEEEEEE! Congratulations! It looks fabulous!

Roland D. Yeomans said...

What a thrill it must have been to see the cover to your first book, Raquel. Tell me the release date in April so I can buy a copy and shout it out from my blog. Roland

Margo Benson said...

I'd also love to give a shout out from my blog when it's released, Raquel - many, many congratulations!

The cover is gorgeous, sunset colours, a city and lovers.....I'd pick it up in a flash.

Misha said...

It's BEAUTIFUL!

:-D

Kelly Lyman said...

Yeah! That's awesome!! It's so beautiful!

Raquel Byrnes said...

Thank you so much you guys! I'm humbled by all your generous offers to help me by posting and reading Purple Knot. You all amaze me. =)

Arlee Bird said...

That's a classy cover. Congratulations.

Lee
Tossing It Out and the Blogging From A to Z April Challenge 2011

Rayna M. Iyer said...

I have been largely absent from blogsphere, so missed a lot.

CONGRATULATIONS!!!!

Shannon O'Donnell said...

Wow. Your cover is GORGEOUS, Racquel - congratulations!! :-)

Rachel Morgan said...

Squee, squee, squee!!!!! I can only imagine your excitement when you first saw this!

E.J. Wesley said...

Pretty! Fellow Crusader here ...

Love your blog art, and can't wait to read more!

Deborah Walker said...

That is awesome. Congratulations from your new crusading friend.

Carol Riggs said...

Ooo! Very nice; I like it. Easy to read, yet striking. Congrats, and that is SO cool. :) (can't wait til I have a cover of my own some day)