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Blitz: 'How to Save a Life' by the wonderful Lauren K. McKellar

I am super-excited to be taking part in the blitz for How to Save a Life by Lauren K. McKellar. This woman is one of my rocks in the writing community; she’s also incredibly, incredibly talented and has made me cry on more than one occasion. 615 more words

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On reading Gillian Flynn

Spoilers ahead.

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The last time I picked up a murder mystery was in high school. I was hooked onto Perry Mason back then, and the legendary lawyer and his dashing friends were a staple of our weekly library rounds. 1,464 more words

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On Reading Kafka

To get back into the habit of writing, I promised myself that I will write something about every book I read. Not a review exactly, but something. 1,070 more words

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Trailer, excerpt and giveaway: 'Deceptive Cadence' by Katie Hamstead

Cadence Anderson has the perfect definition of happily ever after . . .

Until she doesn’t. A freak earthquake shatters her life as surely as her home, taking away everything she holds dear.

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Coffee Book Tag

I’ve been tagged for the Coffee Book Tag by Cait from Paper Fury; since this tag combines books and coffee, two of my favourite things, I decided to get on board—although posting it has taken me a while due to Things (TM). 960 more words

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Reading Ferrante

On a meandering road trip, such as our recent exploration of  East Cape, there’s plenty of time for reading. The days were drawing in, it was too dark for much in the way of sight seeing after 6:00pm and, in that part of the world, when it comes to night life you have to make your own. 829 more words

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Never Be Younger anthology blitz, excerpt and giveaway

Written by nine authors, Never Be Younger is a Young Adult collection of Shakespeare retellings. From Othello to Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet to The Winter’s Tale, each story has been crafted with a new spin. 1,043 more words

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