Secrets of Artemis: New Cover, Makeover & Audiobook??

You heard it here, folks! We are giving my award-winning YA Greek mythology novel, Secrets of Artemis, a major makeover! That includes: A new cover Pretty new interiors for eBook AND paperback Hardcover books with dust jackets! AND an upcoming audiobook!! This will be my first foray into audiobooks, and I am ecstatic to be working with the talented Katherine Billings, who will narrate as the voice of Artemis. The updated eBook is now available on Amazon at: Updated paperbacks are coming this fall, along with the hardcovers later in the year. For the audiobook, we’re hoping for early 2018! Meanwhile, feast your eyes on our brand new cover, designed by Amanda L. Matthews of! Don’t you just love it?

The Duchess Quest: 2nd Edition is Coming!!

Every now and then, you need a little makeover. I’m thrilled to announce that my very first novel, The Duchess Quest (48fourteen, 2014) has been revised, re-edited, and in some places, rewritten, and will be hitting the shelves in a SECOND EDITION! It’s happening this year, in 2017, alongside the release of The Duchess’s Descendants! Be sure to join my newsletter for a FREE eBook and to be the first to know when the shiny, all-new edition #2 – along with the debut of book 3 – is here! I cannot wait!

Introducing Elphame Realms E-Zine!

I have a very exciting announcement… my publishing imprint, Elphame Press, is launching an e-zine! That’s right – fantasy writers, I want to publish you! If you’ve got a short story of any fantasy or speculative fiction sub-genre (this includes paranormal, fairy tale, dystopia, magical realism, historical, etc.), I want to read it! For all the details and submission guidelines, please see my Elphame Realms E-Zine page. Submissions are now open to all writers, published or unpublished. Your story must be clean and free of profanity so as to be suitable for a YA audience (although it doesn’t have to be specifically YA), and length-wise under 15K words, but no less than 9K words (so, about 10,000 words). I’m looking for all fantasy except sci-fi. I’m also interested in reading any fantasy-themed poetry or your 1-2 page article on any aspect of writing fantasy. Please proceed to for all the info! I […]

100% of December’s Royalties to Aleppo

Dear Readers & Friends: This holiday season, I will be donating 100% of my December 2016 royalties to World Vision‘s Aleppo Refugee Crisis Relief Fund. As a woman of Syrian heritage, I view the refugees as my family. By purchasing any of my books in any format this December, you too can help our brothers and sisters who are suffering right now in Syria. Some of my eBooks cost as little as $0.99, and/or are on holiday sales right now. For your convenience, links to all titles are below. Please consider sharing your support. Thank you, and God bless you. Sincerely, C.K. Brooke The Duchess Quest: The Duchess Inheritance: The Red Pearl: The Wrong Prince: Capturing the Captain: Secrets of Artemis: Fool Moon: The Golden Dove: More information: