Time for something new. This site has been most regularly a book review blog down through the years and sadly neglected of late. Because it holds precious memories for me, I don't want to settle for simply letting it fade off into oblivion. It will look different today, as I am a different person and [...]
Christina Katz is a creative writing coach who lives in Oregon. Check out her Writer's Platfom course on Udemy and this ultra-cool MEGA LIST of movies about writers and the writing life!
Neil Gaiman is the author of everything cool including The Ocean at the End of the Lane, The Sleeper and the Spindle, and Unnatural Creatures. Love this quote? Show it off on a tee or notebook! And check out this adorable audio of Maddy Gaiman interviewing her dad!
Jim Thompson was an American author and screenwriter known for his hardboiled crime fiction most notably The Killer Inside Me. Recently, 37 years after his death Mulholland Books reissued all 25 of his books in trade paperback. He was lesser known for his screenplay collaborations with Stanley Kubrick.
Hi there kittens (yah thats that's a bit odd, but I almost called you kitchenettes - I'm still a bit sleep deprived - bear with me) today, as a part of Nori's Sunday Street Team, I'm thrilled to finally be talking about Beyond the Red by Ava Jae! And since this book came out March [...]
Caroline Gordon was a celebrated American novelist and literary critic, a friend and contemporary of Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Faulkner, Eliot and O'Connor. She had a fascinating tumultuous affair with her husband, the poet Allen Tate, twice ending in divorce, and among her various published works was a critical guide called How to Read a Novel.
Stephen King is the author of all the wicked awesome scary stories you hid from your parents to read growing up and some of Hollywood's most memorable and awarded films. His On Writing remains one of the most well respected and loved books on the craft (and one of my personal favorites). Check out more quotes [...]
Today we are thrilled to have author N.K. Johel here with a guest post for our This Is Why I Write Series. We've also got a giveaway of a set of both of her Bollywood Storm books fo you today which I adore, so sit back and enjoy! For those of you that are familiar [...]
About the Book Title: ARROWS Author: Melissa Gorzelanczyk Pub. Date: January 26, 2016 Publisher: Delacorte Press Format: Hardcover, eBook *Review Copy Courtesy of Publisher Find it: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iBooks | Book Depository | Goodreads A modern cupid story set in present-day Wisconsin combining the fantastical elements of Greek mythology with the contemporary drama of MTV's Teen Mom. [...]
Read to Me BEA Fundraiser Every book lover knows there's absolutely nothing sexier or more romantic than being read to by your love. Have you ever wanted the chance to drop a hint for that hunky guy or cute girl you've had your eye on (or slept next to for ten years) to let them [...]
Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and The Bookish. Each week we do a specially themed Top 10 list, and this week's theme is: Top Ten Utterly Swoonworthy Fictional Quotes Valentine's day is rushing upon us and in preparation we thought we would give you all some romance. I chose [...]
Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and The Bookish. Each week we do a specially themed Top 10 list, and this week's theme is: Top Ten Historical Settings You Love/ Ten Historical Settings You'd Love To See or Top Futuristic Books You Love/Ten Futuristic Societies I'd Love To Read in [...]
The Girl Who Fell by S.M. Parker Publication Date: Mar 1, 2016 Publisher: Simon & Schuster / Simon Pulse His obsession. Her fall. High school senior Zephyr Doyle is swept off her feet—and into an intense relationship—by the new boy in school. Zephyr is focused. Focused on leading her team to the field [...]
Today we are super excited to be a part of the Underwater tour. We've got a review, playlist, and giveaway of this gorgeous new YA contemp. Enjoy. Underwater by Marisa Reichardt Publisher: Farrar, Straus, & Giroux Release Date: January 12th 2016 Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Romance, Psychology, Realistic Fiction, Mental Illness Rating: Synopsis: Morgan didn’t mean [...]
Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine where we get to talk about the books we are pining over that we may not get to bask in the glory of for a little while still. If you follow me, you know I don't participate in this meme weekly, but [...]
$300 Holiday Cash Giveaway - December 1st to 21st An Awesome Group of Authors & Bloggers have joined with me to bring you 1 fabulous prize!! We’re giving away $300 in Paypal Cash! Or alternately you can choose a $300 Amazon.com eGift Code! Sponsor List – Thanks to these awesome bloggers & authors for sponsoring [...]
Today we are super stoked to be a part of the blog tour for Poet Anderson: Of Nightmares by Tom DeLonge & Suzanne Young! We've got a review plus an excerpt for you and a very cool giveaway for this trippy YA Thriller! Poet Anderson: Of Nightmares by Tom DeLonge & Suzanne Young Publication Date: [...]
Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine where we get to talk about the books we are pining over that we don't get to get our grimy little hands on for a while. I don't participate in this meme weekly, but I've got another book I've been wanting to [...]