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Looking back but mostly ahead

Looking back but mostly ahead

December is one of my favorite months despite the inevitable descent into winter, the long nights, and the dreary leafless trees here in New England. It’s my favorite because 1- my birthday is this month, 2- I love Christmas (despite said birthday’s very close proximity), and 3- the end of the year brings a kind …

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Romance Book Review: Mae’s Cafe

Romance Book Review: Mae’s Cafe

What a small world this is! I got a chance to review an advanced copy of author Elsa Kurt’s new book, Mae’s Cafe. Why is it a small world? Let’s see. I first met Elsa at a writer’s group here in Connecticut about a year and a half ago. So we’re both from Connecticut! Mae’s …

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H.L. Burke’s Cover Reveal for Heart of the Curiosity

H.L. Burke’s Cover Reveal for Heart of the Curiosity

I am excited to take part in the cover reveal for one of my favorite indie/hybrid authors, H.L. Burke! Her new steampunk fantasy, Heart of the Curiosity will be released on June 27, 2019. First, about H.L. Burke Born in a small town in north central Oregon, H. L. Burke spent most of her childhood …

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The Starless Girl Cover Reveal

The Starless Girl Cover Reveal

I’m so excited to finally share the cover for The Starless Girl!  Release day is May 14th. Pre-order opens May 4th. I’ll be giving away some very cool swag packs for pre-ordering, and everyone who pre-orders can enter to win a $25 Amazon gift card! More info soon.

The Starless Girl and Readers of Realms

The Starless Girl and Readers of Realms

What a great day! It’s 50 degrees here in Connecticut which feels like it’s summer weather. Despite only getting four hours of sleep last night because my tiny human loves to see me all hours of the day, I’m in a great mood! The first book in my Realm of Camellia series has an official …

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Currently Reading: Whispers from the Depths by C.W. Briar

Currently Reading: Whispers from the Depths by C.W. Briar

Happy Monday all, it’s wet and snow-covered here in New England, but my current read is a thrillingly dark adventure and today’s stop on the Whispers from the Depths blog tour! Joyful and blessed are Voice-bearers, for the Heavens have set them apart. As Whisperers gifted with the Voice, Betka and her people are enslaved. …

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Update! Realm of Camellia book 1 to be published by Limitless Publishing

Update! Realm of Camellia book 1 to be published by Limitless Publishing

If you follow me on social media, you’ve probably heard that my next book will be published by Limitless Publishing! It’s the first book in the Realm of Camellia series. I won’t say the name right now, since we’re possibly making a change to the title, but the series will definitely be called the Realm …

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Book Review: The Gilded Wolves by Roshani Chokshi

Book Review: The Gilded Wolves by Roshani Chokshi

Two words: Magical. Heist. It’s 1889 in an alternate Paris, where those who have the ability to “forge” can manipulate matter or minds just like magic–except it’s really about science and art–with infinite possibilities. It’s almost like Alice in Wonderland–especially when you can pass through a mirror to another place. The secret society of the …

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Book Review: Jack Be Quick by Benjamin Thomas

Book Review: Jack Be Quick by Benjamin Thomas

Occasionally I try to reach outside my normal reading genres and try something different. My comfort genres are of course Fantasy, Sci-Fi and YA. My favorite local bookstore recommended this book, Jack be Quick, by fellow Connecticut author Benjamin Thomas. I will be completely honest, I think it is the first thriller I have ever …

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