Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Tropes I Will Die on This Hill For

Welcome back to Top Ten Tuesday! Once hosted by The Broke and The Bookish, it is now hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. It's a weekly book feature where a topical list-prompt is posted and readers respond with their top ten for that prompt. Yours truly tends to go over ten, but hey, what can a… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Tropes I Will Die on This Hill For

SPFBO

SPFBO 5 Taste Tester Results: No. 3

Hello, lovelies! Happy Monday! As promised, the fates for the next three books in my SPFBO 5 batch are being revealed today! If you're confused what I'm talking about, you can check out the details here. If you're confused on what SPFBO even is, you can read my post here. It's over 100 degrees outside… Continue reading SPFBO 5 Taste Tester Results: No. 3

Guest Posts/Blog Tours

How I Plotted My Novel With Help from LucasArts and Chrono Trigger: A Guest Post

Hello, lovelies! This Friday, I'm happy to bring you a new guest post, this time from self-published author Jon Auerbach, author of his debut novel, Guild of Tokens, one of the books entered into this year's SPFBO contest. Below, he talks about plotting, novel inspiration and shows an example of how inspirational and influential video games can… Continue reading How I Plotted My Novel With Help from LucasArts and Chrono Trigger: A Guest Post

Writing, Writing Posts

The Muse’s Lover: Impostor Syndrome

Hello, lovelies! I hope everyone is having a good day! I'm a little sleep deprived yay new puppy still adjusting and us being forced to restart her training after almost two months in thanks to forces out of our control and I'm feeling intense amounts of jealousy over the WorldCon that so many friends and industry… Continue reading The Muse’s Lover: Impostor Syndrome

SPFBO

SPFBO 5 Taste Tester Results: No 2

Hello, lovelies! Happy Monday! As promised, the fates for the next three books in my SPFBO 5 batch are being revealed today! If you're confused what I'm talking about, you can check out the details here. If you're confused on what SPFBO even is, you can read my post here. Without wasting a lot of… Continue reading SPFBO 5 Taste Tester Results: No 2

Books

City of Lies

Title: City of Lies Author: Sam Hawke Publisher: Tor Books, July 2018 Blurb: I was seven years old the first time my uncle poisoned me... Outwardly, Jovan is the lifelong friend of the Chancellor’s charming, irresponsible Heir. Quiet. Forgettable. In secret, he's a master of poisons and chemicals, trained to protect the Chancellor’s family from… Continue reading City of Lies