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Melissa Reads :: Scarlet by Marissa Meyer


Cinder, the cyborg mechanic, returns in the second thrilling installment of the bestselling Lunar Chronicles. She’s trying to break out of prison–even though if she succeeds, she’ll be the Commonwealth’s most wanted fugitive. 552 more words

Book Reviews

Review: HOOK'S DAUGHTER by Heidi Schulz


Heidi Schulz puts a fun spin on one of the most magical and wondrous fictional lands. I’m a sucker for villains. I really am. So it immediately grabbed my interested at the mention of Captain James Hook! 313 more words


Melissa Reads :: Cinder by Marissa Meyer


Humans and androids crowd the raucous streets of New Beijing. A deadly plague ravages the population. From space, a ruthless lunar people watch, waiting to make their move. 491 more words

Book Reviews

And Then There Were None: A Retelling

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Dependable, understanding, sympathetic,
Is how they described she,
As she was there to hear there troubles,
Laments, problems and worries.
She didn’t interrupt, nor did she pass judgement. 219 more words

My Poems

Carnival of Light

My first conscious thought was ouch.

My veins felt as if they were on fire. I registered a dull ache throughout all of my limbs, as though they had been cramped and unmoving for weeks on end. 107 more words

Short Story

What's in a Name?

One thing I love about storytelling is the malleability. Rewriting my historical series has become an exercise in this. My intention was to spruce it up, minimize things like punctuated dialect, and bring it sophistication that comes from growing in the writing craft and simply living. 420 more words

Christians Read

The Glass Casket Quickie Book Review

Title: The Glass Casket

Author: McCormick Templeman

Published: February 11th 2014 by Delacorte Press

Recommended If You Like: Retelling, Mystery, Thriller, Horror, Fantasy, YA, Romance, Paranormal… 303 more words