Book Review: Little Souls by Sandra Dallas

Little Souls by Sandra Dallas is a historical novel set in Denver, Colorado in 1918. It starts off strong as the main character Lucretia, or Lutie, as she’s called is walking home from her job. She comes across a small crowd gathered around a soldier, watching as the poor man dies from Spanish Flu. Hurrying home, […]

Sneak Peek Review: Gilded by Marissa Meyer

We all know Marissa Meyer is the master of the fairytale retellings. Well, she’s back at it—this time with a retelling of Rumpelstiltskin. I was lucky enough to get a sneak peek of the first ten chapters and this is what I can tell you about it. Serilda is an eighteen-year-old girl who lives with […]

A (Finally) Completed Novel and an Interview

I know. It’s been so long since I’ve done much more than drop a book review here, but I have a reason for it! I have been working hard and finally submitted The War of Myths and Mortals to my publisher. It’s been such a major undertaking and it is a HUGE book compared to […]

Keeper Confession

I have a confession: I’m a keeper. I keep everything. At some point in my formative years someone must have told me how important it is to keep things “in case you ever need it”. Since then, I’ve diligently squirreled away paperwork and other items. Inspired to minimize the amount of paperwork, several weeks ago […]

Book Review: Falling by T.J. Newman

Falling is one of those action-packed thrillers that manages to masterfully pull you right into the story and then holds your attention all the way to the end. This debut novel, by real-life flight attendant T. J. Newman, certainly lives up to the hype. Captain Bill Hoffman is called by his boss to captain an […]

Book Review: After You Died by Dea Poirier

Asher has just been found guilty of a crime he doesn’t remember committing. All he knows is he woke up covered in his girlfriend’s blood and now, with his fathers “help” he’s been sentenced to five years in the most terrifying reform school in Florida. But even the psychiatrist at the Dozier Reform School can’t […]

The High Crown Chronicles Character Art

For those who don’t subscribe to my newsletter or aren’t a member of The High Crown Chronicles Reading Group on Facebook I have something special for you today (okay, it’s special to me, but I thought you might like to see). Several months ago I contacted a fantastic artist and commissioned her to create character […]

Book Review: The Cave Dwellers by Christina McDowell

In DC there are a small number of families who live an ultra-exclusive existence. They’re from aristocratic, wealthy, and exclusive bloodlines and they only socialize within their own circle. But the world is changing as they’re forced to learn, when a family in their circle is held hostage and brutally murdered while the rest sleep.  […]