Why is that I can't seem to read a book without a hero and heroine making googly eyes at each other? While I do love my healthy sinnamon romantics, I still groan at romance in books. Like, why? Can we just overthrow the patriarchy without attachments? Okay, okay, perhaps I'm going a bit too far. … Continue reading PLATONIC LOVE AND WHY IT NEEDS TO BE REPRESENTED MORE OFTEN IN BOOKS
Last week, I introduced you to the Indie Reading Challenge which runs from November 19 until January 1. The goal of the reading challenge is to read as many Indie books as you can! But if you're an international reader like me you might be struggling to fill your shelves, so I decided to lurk … Continue reading STACK YOUR SHELVES WITH THESE INDIE KINDLE STEALS!
Hunted by demons. Lost in time. Welcome to the First Crusade. Syria, 636: As heretic invaders circle Jerusalem, young Lukas Bessarion vows to defend his people. Instead, disaster strikes. His family is ripped apart. His allies are slaughtered. And Lukas is hurled across the centuries to a future where his worst nightmares have come true... Constantinople, … Continue reading Lose Yourself in this Colourful & Richly Told Story of A WIND FROM THE WILDERNESS BY SUZANNAH ROWNTREE
Books have changed me in more ways than one. Even though I didn't read as much as I do during my time of "trial," books somehow found their way to me and with their own subtle magic helped me fight my battles. Today, rather than listing books I'm thankful for, I wanted to share with … Continue reading BOOKS & GRATITUDE: CHANGES I’M GRATEFUL FOR AS A READER & A WRITER
Reading during the holidays can get quite hectic. Between planning for Christmas, buying & wrapping gifts, trying to summon the spirit of Christmas a.k.a Jack Skellington, finding the time to read can turn into a chore. Yet, as any bookworm knows, we tend to get grouchy when we're unable to settle down with a good book … Continue reading INDIE FANTASY ADDICTS & THE HOLIDAY READING CHALLENGE!