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Camp NaNoWriMo July 2018: I Did It!

Way back (a little over a month ago), I posted about doing Camp NaNoWriMo in July, and also posted about where I was mid-way through. Well, now July is done, and I’ve actually hit my goal! I’ve been working on a story that hovers between a science fiction and urban fantasy story depending on my mood and what… Continue reading Camp NaNoWriMo July 2018: I Did It!

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Saturday Song: Where Were You by Pretty Archie

Happy Saturday! I’ve been listening to audiobooks all week, so it was a little tricky to come up with a song this week. So I went back to one of my go-tos for your listening pleasure. Pretty Archie hails from back where I’m from, though I’ve only seen them to date out here. They’re a… Continue reading Saturday Song: Where Were You by Pretty Archie

Book Related

The Lovely Products at Literary Book Gifts + Promo Code

There are so many great bookish product shops out there, and so many awesome designs that relate to books. I wish I could buy a lot more than I do, but shipping to Canada tends to be very painful. But that’s another discussion for another day. So when I was asked to feature Literary Book… Continue reading The Lovely Products at Literary Book Gifts + Promo Code

Reviews

Audiobook Reviews: One of Us is Lying & The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue

Pay close attention and you might solve this. On Monday afternoon, five students at Bayview High walk into detention. Bronwyn, the brain, is Yale-bound and never breaks a rule.  Addy, the beauty, is the picture-perfect homecoming princess.  Nate, the criminal, is already on probation for dealing. Cooper, the athlete, is the all-star baseball pitcher. And Simon, the outcast, is the creator of Bayview… Continue reading Audiobook Reviews: One of Us is Lying & The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue

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Book Review: The Girl at the Grave by Teri Bailey Black

Valentine has spent years trying to outrun her mother’s legacy. But small towns have long memories, and when a new string of murders occurs, all signs point to the daughter of a murderer. Only one person believes Valentine is innocent—Rowan Blackshaw, the son of the man her mother killed all those years ago. Valentine vows… Continue reading Book Review: The Girl at the Grave by Teri Bailey Black

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Book Review: Foe by Iain Reid

We don’t get visitors. Not out here. We never have. In Iain Reid’s second haunting, philosophical puzzle of a novel, set in the near-future, Junior and Henrietta live a comfortable, solitary life on their farm, far from the city lights, but in close quarters with each other. One day, a stranger from the city arrives… Continue reading Book Review: Foe by Iain Reid

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Saturday Song: Somethin’ From Nothing’ by Fairground Saints

Happy Saturday! I can’t believe we’re into August already. It seems like summer just started, and now school goes back in a month. So I guess we need to make the most of summer while we still have it! How about a nice, fun, summery song? Spotify has come through again with a fun song… Continue reading Saturday Song: Somethin’ From Nothing’ by Fairground Saints