Book Review: Hello, Cruel Heart by Maureen Johnson

A book about Cruella De Vil as a teenager? Yes, please! I wa so excited to receive an ARC copy of Hello, Cruel Heart and it didn’t disappoint. Author Maureen Johnson opens with the teenage Estella. She’s got a knack for petty crime but dreams of fashion design. The sixteen-year old and her accomplices Jasper […]

Cover Reveal: Kingdom of Shadows and Dust by Sherry D. Ficklin

Title: Kingdom of Shadows and Dust Author: Sherry D. Ficklin Genre: YA Historical Fantasy Cover Designer: Trif Book Designs Publication Date: September 14th, 2021 Hosted by: Lady Amber’s PR Blurb: A voiceless captive of tradition, driven to defend her kingdom. As the king’s only daughter, Ava was supposed to be many things, meek, submissive, and […]

Book Review: Blessed Monsters (Something Dark and Holy #3) by Emily A. Duncan

All the chaos, betrayal, and tragedy of the first two books in the Something Dark and Holy series comes to a head in Blessed Monsters and there are repercussions to be had. The eldritch gods have been freed and are ready to take of the world. Malachiasz is alone and struggling to fight the ancient god who has possessed […]

Book Review: Lore by Alexandra Bracken

I initially had the opportunity to read a 6 chapter excerpt of Lore (coming 01/25/2021) and I couldn’t wait to get my hands on the full book! Thankfully, the wonderful folks at Hyperion Publishing gave me a full copy to review, so I’m amending my initial review (which can be found here) and updating it […]

Digital Book Release: Queen of the Ruins (The High Crown Chronicles Book 2)

It’s finally time! The second book in The High Crown Chronicles series, Queen of the Ruins, is being released tomorrow. This will be a digital release only (print copies will release 4/26/21). I can’t wait until you can read this, I’ve been keeping some serious secrets for months!!!! Grab your copy of Queen of the […]

Queen of the Ruins Cover Reveal

Queen of the Ruins (The High Crown Chronicles Book 2) has a cover! It’s dark, disturbing and badass if I do say so myself. My publisher has arranged a cover reveal for Friday, but honestly, I can’t wait that long. I’m offering a sneak peek tomorrow (11/12/20) on Goodreads. I’ll post the cover and hang […]

The High Crown Chronicles Eve

The High Crown Chronicles release date is nearly here. It comes out tomorrow (9/7/2020). I can’t even tell you how excited I am for this. This release has been years in the making. I actually started writing The High Crown Chronicles for my 2012 NaNoWriMo project. I did not win that year, and spent the […]

Preview Review: Lore by Alexandra Bracken

I had the opportunity to read a 6 chapter excerpt of Lore (coming 01/25/2021) and I can’t wait to get my hands on the full book! Admittedly, I’m a Greek mythology fanatic, and I love story lines that incorporate those ancient mythologies. Lore is a modern fantasy with a twist that brings those ancient deities […]

A Theme Song

I’m so excited to share this. One of my sons is a rapper and he’s recorded a them song for my latest series The High Crown Chronicles. He sat down with me, I gave him a brief synopsis of the series and told him to make it dark and vengeful. This is that he came […]