As you guys know, I tend to fangirl out over great authors! (Yes, I am slightly obsessed with Brandon Sanderson) I don’t get excited about actors or musicians, but authors are like my superheros! In a perfectly healthy way, I have been watching Patrick Rothfuss play Fallout 4 in support of his Worldbuilder’s charity for … More Patrick Rothfuss Reddit AMA – 25 November 2015
The December slump is definitely showing in the publishing world! I guess they are being kind enough to give us a chance to catch up on our reading lists over Christmas before the new year starts? (I have 50+ books on my TBR list, so I won’t be catching up any time soon. Maybe … More Science Fiction and Fantasy books released in December 2015
Uprooted (5/5) – ♦♦♦♦♦ By: Naomi Novik Length: 435 pages Published: 19 May 2015 Genre: Fantasy/Young Adult/Romance Uprooted combines elements of Slavic folklore with old European faerie tales to create a completely unique story that distills the best parts of all cultures and proves Naomi Novik really is a master storyteller. Uprooted is written in the first person in long paragraphs … More Book Review: Uprooted by Naomi Novi
I am approaching my 50,000 word benchmark for NaNoWriMo and should move beyond that point some time this week. It took longer than I thought it would, but I finally reached the ‘wall’ everyone talks about when it comes to writing. I am in the middle of my story and my characters aren’t cooperating the way … More Five things you’ll find in my Writing Room
I am a little over one week into NaNoWriMo and I have been writing in a flurry almost every day. (There are those two days late last week of which we will not speak…) While I am ahead of my word count for the month, I have found it harder and harder to write as … More The Pure Awesomeness of Writing Excuses
The Quantum Door (4/5) – ♦♦♦♦◊ By: Jonathan Ballagh Length: 280 pages Published: 14 August 2015 Genre: Science Fiction/Thriller Summary from Goodreads: Discover what lies beyond the Quantum Door. The mysterious woods behind Brady and Felix’s house have been deserted for years. But things change when a fence goes up and the brothers notice strange things happening at night. … More Book Review: The Quantum Door by Jonathan Ballagh
November 1 – The Guns of Tanith by Dan Abnett (Fantasy) – The Concealed (The Lakewood Series) by Sarah Kleck (Urban Fantasy) November 2 – The Three Sisters (the Krampus Chronicles: Book One) by Sonia Halbach (Fantasy) November 3 – Shadow of Empire: Far Stars Book One (Far Star Trilogy) by Jay Allan (Science Fiction/Space … More Science Fiction and Fantasy books released in November 2015
This November is my very first National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) where I will attempt to write 50,000 words in 30 days starting on 01 November and ending 30 November. What a crazy way to spend a month! I made up my mind to participate in NaNoWriMo 6 weeks ago and I spent the time … More NaNoWriMo has started!