Tag Archives: book review

CATCH UP!

I started a newsletter ages ago, but realized after ONE that it wasn’t my thing. Posting here occasionally? That’s my thing. So, this blog will act as my newsletter. This is your very official author-y catch up. If you want to check out my writing advice and craft blog, go to BEEN WRITING? And now […]
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Rant: on DNF Reviews

I get twitchy and maybe a little stabby every time I see a DNF (did not finish) review for a contemporary YA, or any novel, where the MC was a terrible person in the beginning, and the person didn’t keep reading for this reason. Um… If the character was perfect, conflict would be a little […]
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What. Is. Up.

The January 2016 edition. (on a side note, my wordpress post editor looks different, and me no likey. WHERE IS MY SAVE BUTTON????? *breathes into paper bag*) What I’ve READ: I re-read HOURGLASS by Myra McEntyre because I needed something swoony and fun where I knew what was going to happen. A NIGHT DIVIDED by Jennifer […]
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Summer Reads – so far…

So. I haven’t done as much reading this summer as I thought I would. A big reason for this is having deadlines on TWO books – one for first pass edits (LOVE BLIND – cover soon!), and one to turn in (A FOREVER THING – my Addams Family meets a John Hughes movie) ANYWAY. The […]
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What I’ve Been Reading…

I haven’t posted in ages. There are a few reasons for this, none of which anyone wants to hear 😉 BUT. I’ve started a few YA novels over the past few years that read really young to me, so I stopped. And then Christa Desir suggested I write MG since the last YA she read […]
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Where I Turn My Blog Into a Foodie Blog For A Week

One of the perks of my job is that I’m offered books in exchange for review. I rarely do this but with a son who is allergic to a million things, this felt like a safe bet. LOVING it so far. Will be posting my favs this week. (AMAZON)    (BARNES) So far I’ve made […]
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