Late Sunday morning. I power up my laptop, open my mailbox, and find a wonderful surprise. It’s an email reply from Elle Turpitt of Unwrapping Words about a book review. Throw the confetti, readers! Because the shiny new Tabitha Sparks and the Door to Everywhere audiobook has just gotten its first official review! Not onlyContinue reading “Audiobook Update 2”
So I probably shouldn’t be reviewing this one. Why? Well…there’s a brand-new audiobook coming out for this title soon. And I voiced it. So I might be a little biased. In that light, I’m freeing myself of the responsibility of giving a specific rating for the book. Instead, you’ll get a review and few funContinue reading “Tabitha Sparks and the Door to Everywhere”
So I finally caved in to my writing brain and announced a project for NaNoWriMo 2019. That’s right–in addition to full time-university classes, work, rehearsals, performance gigs, blogging, theorizing on magic systems and hunting dragons (was that last one out loud?) I am going to attempt to write 50,000 words in a month. Maintaining sanityContinue reading “So…I might be doing NaNoWriMo…”
Alright, so after griping over The Wizard of Oz, I owe you a good book review. And here it is, in all its whimsical, gritty, beautiful, bizarre, glory. The Thief Lord, everyone. Book Review 7 (spoiler-free): The Thief Lord by Cornelia Funke Series: (standalone) Genre: Children’s Fantasy/Magical Realism Bookmarked One Rating: 8/10 Completion Date: LateContinue reading “The Thief Lord”
A list of the best and worst in fantasy for anyone just starting to read (or write) the genre.