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Debut authors read in Brooklyn

Two writers I know, and who have been a part of my New York-based writers group, are reading in Brooklyn from their debut novels this month. 168 more words

Readers, Recommend Your Bookstore!

Next week, I’m taking part in the official blog tour for the release of Katarina Bivald’s debut novel, The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend. I’ll be reviewing the book and hosting a Q&A interview with Katarina. 99 more words


Book Review: Everything Everything by Nicola Yoon

 Madeline Whittier’s Story

‘I’ve read many more books than you,’ proclaims Madeline Whittier in the opening chapter of Everything Everything. At first this may seem like an outrageous assertion to any self-proclaimed book-nerd who truly believes, in their heart, that they have read the most books. 395 more words

Books I didn’t read in 2015

I get overwhelmed by how many books, good books, there are to read. There are just not enough hours in the day to read them all. 322 more words

BLACK RIVER seeks redemption in the heart of Montana's darkness

Black River

By S.M. Hulse

Mariner Books: Jan. 5, 2016

$14.95, 240 pages

Anyone who lives or travels in the west knows well the distinctiveness of this region: it’s not just the mountains, valleys, and deserts, or the mighty Pacific Ocean, it’s the big sky, the quality of the light, the dryness of the air, and the sense, always, that anything is possible, both good and bad. 582 more words

Book Reviews

That's A Wrap: 21-27 December 2015

Weekly Wrap Up: 21-27 December 2015

Christmas is over, can you believe it! I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas filled with good food and lovely presents 🎁 I received two Exclusive Books gift voucher (they’re the biggest bookstore franchise in South Africa). 435 more words


Firsts - A Review

This was a really interesting book with a really interesting story-line and I really did end up enjoying it, lots!

Mercedes – Mercy to her friends – thinks she is doing a good dead by offering to help all the virgins in her school. 476 more words