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Announcing Portraits and Ashes

As you might have guessed from yesterday’s defense of self-published literary fiction, I have independently published a novel, Portraits and Ashes. For a brief description, here is the back cover copy: 2,577 more words


Forever Favourites ~ A Court of Mist and Fury & A Court of Wings and Ruin ~ #JNGReads

I don’t want to talk about it.

I don’t think I can talk about it at the moment.

Today, I’ve decided to take the role of curator rather than reviewer. 1,560 more words


Fate & Furies, Starring "Mathilde Yoder"

I absolutely loved Lauren Groff’s novel, Fate and Furies. It runs right in line with the same themes of loneliness and relationships (much like my favorite novel, … 1,099 more words

Life Ponderings

Eugene Lim, Dear Cyborgs

Dear Cyborgs by Eugene Lim

My rating: 4 of 5 stars

The novel, unfortunately, waits until we have gotten the point before it decides to explain itself: 1,606 more words

Book Reviews

Book Review | The Chalk Artist

There have been so many amazing books released this year, and Allegra Goodman’s The Chalk Artist is no exception. When I started reading, I wasn’t convinced that I would like this book. 631 more words


Happy People Read and Drink Coffee, A. Martin-Lugan (ed. Allen & Unwin)


Happy People Read and Drink Coffee, A. Martin-Lugan (ed. Allen & Unwin)

Page number: 272

Language: English

Price: £7,99

Release date: Mars 2017… 383 more words

Single Book

Book Review: The Hideaway by Lauren K. Denton

The Hideaway by Lauren K. Denton is a very sweet and refreshing story about family. I loved all of the quirky characters especially Sara. The story flips between past and present day and alternating narratives between Sara (present) and her grandmother, Mags (past). 439 more words