Two book bloggers Dianne and Precious have started a 2013 YA + MG time travel reading challenge. I have decided to join this challenge since there are a few time travel books that I’ve wanted to read. Some of the books I’ve been wanting to read include: 1.Time Between US by Tamara Ireland Stone. Anna … More I’m Joining a YA +MG Time Travel Reading Challenge.
Welcome to this week’s Fiction Friday. I have no review for this week so after sharing the top 5 Australian books I want last Sunday, I thought I would share the top 5 international upcoming releases I am looking forward to. Note: Some of these are sequels and therefore by default their blurbs might be … More Fiction Friday: Upcoming releases I want.
Hi everyone, how’s your writing been going this past fortnight? This fortnight I’ve managed to work on all of my current WIPs. ‘Rift’ (which is what I affectionately call my urban fantasy/sci-fi, though this isn’t the title, I’m still working on that.) I know where the story is going from beginning to end and I’m … More A Writerly Update 8.
I apologise but there won’t be any Spotlight Sunday today. I am currently reading ‘Raven Flight’ by Juliet Marillier and it is taking longer than I anticipated. I will be finished in time to review it for next Sunday though. Because I have no Spotlight Sunday, I thought I might share with you the top … More Books I want.
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Welcome to this week’s Fiction Friday. Today I am reviewing the YA contemporary romance ‘Dare You To’ by Katie McGarry. Synopsis from Goodreads: If anyone knew the truth about Beth Risk’s home life, they’d send her mother to jail and seventeen-year-old Beth who knows where. So she protects her mom at all costs. Until the … More Fiction Friday: Review ‘Dare You To’ by Katie McGarry.
Dear Women Writers, There are a lot of women out there who write short stories, I am one of them, and if you are reading this, you probably are too. I am writing especially to you today because I want to encourage you to not only submit to magazines, but to RESUBMIT to magazines. Whether … More Writing Tip Wednesday: Resubmitting Your Stories. A Letter To Women Writers.
Welcome to this week’s Spotlight Sunday, where I shine the spotlight on an Australian book I think deserves to be read. Today I am shining the spotlight on the YA contemporary ‘Zac and Mia’ by A.J.Betts. ‘Zac and Mia’ was the winner of the 2012 Text Prize and I can see why. It is the … More Spotlight Sunday: Review ‘Zac and Mia’ by A. J. Betts #AWW13
Welcome to this week’s Fiction Friday, today I am reviewing the YA paranormal dystopian ‘Angelfall’ by Susan Ee, book one in the Penryn and the End of Days trilogy. Synopsis from Goodreads: The official print edition of the internet phenomenon. Already over 8,000 five star reader reviews. (And counting.) It’s been six weeks since the … More Fiction Friday: Review ‘AngelFall’ by Susan Ee
Hi everyone, how are you all? Welcome to this fortnight’s writerly update where I tell you what I’ve been up to writing wise in the past fortnight. I have made a decision concerning my YA epic fantasy.Last time I told you that I was considering changing the point of view from third person omniscient to … More A Writerly Update 7.