Getting ‘er Done: Writing Goal Check-In

Getting ‘er Done: Writing Goal Check-In

Miss me? I know, I know… It’s been a while since my last post. But that’s because I’ve been writing! I’m working on a YA time-slip novel revolving around an old hotel from my hometown and at the beginning of the year I made up my mind to hunker down and get ‘er done. So I … Continue reading

Review: Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver

Review: Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver

From Goodreads: For popular high school senior Samantha Kingston, February 12—”Cupid Day”—should be one big party, a day of valentines and roses and the privileges that come with being at the top of the social pyramid. And it is…until she dies in a terrible accident that night. However, she still wakes up the next morning. … Continue reading

Review: Mortal Heart by Robin LaFevers

Review: Mortal Heart by Robin LaFevers

   From HMH Books: Annith has watched her gifted sisters at the convent come and go, carrying out their dark dealings in the name of St. Mortain, patiently awaiting her own turn to serve Death. But her worst fears are realized when she discovers she is being groomed by the abbess as a Seeress, to … Continue reading

Cover Reveal: Thrice Burned by Angela Misri

Cover Reveal: Thrice Burned by Angela Misri

One of the things that first drew me to Angela Misri‘s debut novel, Jewel of the Thames: A Portia Adams Adventure (Fierce Ink Press), was its amazing cover. Come March, Portia Adams is back on the case! This time round, the young detective at 221B Baker Street investigates arsen, thivery and sins—all while dealing with … Continue reading

Get ‘er Done! My New Year’s Non-Resolution

Get ‘er Done! My New Year’s Non-Resolution

I am not usually one for New Year’s resolutions. While everyone is sitting around sharing their resolutions for the year ahead, my goal is simple (and, yes, vague): have a better year than last year. Not a bad goal, right? But it’s not a concrete goal either. Maybe it’s all those years of elementary school … Continue reading