Book Review: Baby of the Family by Maura Roosevelt

Baby of the Family is a novel about the once influential Whitby family. Roger Whitby, the four times married family patriarch, has died after squandering a majority of his wealth. He’s left what remains of his estate to his youngest (adopted) son, Nick, the son of his fourth wife. Nick is a young man who […]

Jan & Feb ’19 Book List

I love to share some of the great books I’ve read (and listened to!) every month. I’ve been doing this via my newsletter, but haven’t shared anything yet this year, so forgive this list, it may be a bit long! The bestselling landmark account of the first emergence of the Ebola virus. A highly infectious, deadly […]

Blog Tour: Policy of Truth by Scarlett Holloway

Policy of Truth: Book Review Policy of Truth is a little outside of my usual reading trends, but (as a fan of Sons of Anarchy) I was interested in giving it a try. Policy of Truth has one thing in abundance: strong, complex, bad-ass female characters. The female characters in this book, including main character […]

Author Spotlight: Wendi Silvano

Name: Wendi Silvano Author of: Turkey Trouble; Turkey Claus; Turkey Trick-or-Treat; Just One More; What Does The Wind Say?; Hey Diddle Riddle; Counting Coconuts. (Upcoming book: Turkey’s Eggstra-Special Easter, Two Lions Press, January, 2019) From: I was born in Salt Lake City and grew up there. I lived for two years on the coast of […]

Author Spotlight: Tiffany Brownlee

Name: Tiffany Brownlee   Novel: Wrong in All The Right Ways (Macmillan)   Can you tell me about the first piece you remember writing?  The first story I ever remember writing was when I was in the second grade. It was something about a taco pocket (a common food that we ate in the cafeteria) and […]

Author Spotlight: Sonia Hartl

    Name: Sonia Hartl Author of: Have a Little Faith in Me (Coming from Page Street, Fall 2019) From: Grand Rapids, MI   Can you tell me about the first piece you remember writing? The first thing I wrote was a book about penguins in the first grade for a school project, but I […]

August #Giveaway: Win 1 of 20 free critiques

(*Updated to reflect additional critiques) My birthday is this month and I’ve decided to give, give, give! (Oh, and I asked some of my friends to help me give) For my August giveaway I’ve decided to gear it toward those of you out there who are still writing away, editing and polishing your manuscripts, obsessively […]

Book Release: Searching (The Fading Series, Book 2) by Cindy Cipriano

Searching Cindy Cipriano (The Fading Series, #2) Published by: Clean Teen Publishing Publication date: July 20th 2018 Genres: Fantasy, Romance, Young Adult A fast-paced fantasy romance with rich characters and immersive storytelling,Searching is the second book in theFading series by award-winning author Cindy Cipriano. To say Leath is traveling light is an understatement. She’s only […]