Hello Scary Book Lovers of Bloglandia, Happy Friday the 13th! And to celebrate this most troublesome day, it's time to tell you about a frightening new release from fellow writer and friend, Jonathan Pongratz! I'm just going to say, having been on the beta reader team for the novella, this sucker is creepy. Even reading … Continue reading New Freaky Friday Fiction: The BEK Curse
Hello Book Lovers of Bloglandia, Just a very quick post this week to let you know about a terrific sale going on over at Kobo. From now through the 24th of May you can get gobs of books for 40% off via Kobo's cleverly titled "May 40% Off Sale" Now, while the sale isn't going … Continue reading A Little Book Sale from Kobo….
Hello Book Lovers of Bloglandia, So, as you might have noticed from my two previous posts, I finally got away for a vacation last month. Hoorah! By the way, if you missed those posts, you can travel vicariously to the Big Island of Hawaii through my pictures HERE and HERE And part of my vacation plans … Continue reading April’s Top Three Reads (or Not)
Hello Book Lovers of Bloglandia, This was a terrible month for reading. Not as in I didn't find time to read, but as in, many of the books I started were just plain boring, terribly written, or otherwise lackluster. Some I muddled through because I kept hoping they might get better, but many more got … Continue reading March’s Top Three Reads (after MANY duds)
Happy Tuesday Everyone! Just a quick pop into Bloglandia for me today to share some recent praise thrown at my new book Hoard It All Before. I was a little nervous about this review because Mr. Pongratz rarely holds back when a book doesn't work, when the characters are dull, or when the plot is … Continue reading (REPOST) Book Review: Hoard It All Before — Jonathan Pongratz
Hello Bloglandia!! Books. They're like puppies and kittens...you just can't resist them. Books. They're like potato chips...one just won't do. Which could also be said for puppies and kittens, but then we start needing to have discussions about animal hoarding, and I'm not prepared to go there this early in the morning. Anyway.... Just a … Continue reading These Books Want YOU…Resistance Is Futile!
Hello Bloglandia! So, one of the bits of advice for authors is to review stories that match the books we write. Well, I'm all about reading and reviewing, but I can rarely find books that match my stories' twisting and weaving of mythical creatures into improbable situations (such as working in a circus) and especially … Continue reading Hairdresser to the Centaurs (Podcast Review)
Hello Bloglandia! I've got a little treat for you.... A sample chapter from Hoard It All Before! Yep, just like one of those pesky peddlers lurking at the ends of Costco aisles, I'm handing out samples in an attempt to lure you in and get you hooked on my product. Thankfully, my samples won't leave … Continue reading Could I Interest You in Some Dragon Samples?
Happy (Slightly Belated) New Year Bloglandia!! Well, we've made it around the sun yet again. Hopefully you've all gotten over your celebratory hangovers and are eagerly waiting to see what 2022 brings. And if, after the past couple years, you're feeling a little gun shy about stepping into 2022, too bad...It's here and we can't … Continue reading Escape Plans for 2022