SPFBO 5 Taste Tester Results: No 8

Hello, lovelies! Happy Monday! Only two more posts (after this one) before all of my initial responses have been shared and my first fifteen books have been cut from my Tester Tester or my "round one"! We are almost there! On top of slowly updating these posts, I've read four of the books from my… Continue reading SPFBO 5 Taste Tester Results: No 8



Title: Pestilence Author: Laura Thalassa Published: September 2018 Blurb: They came to earth—Pestilence, War, Famine, Death—four horsemen riding their screaming steeds, racing to the corners of the world. Four horsemen with the power to destroy all of humanity. They came to earth, and they came to end us all. When Pestilence comes for Sara Burn’s… Continue reading Pestilence

Writing Posts

Blood Price is “Done” (!!)

Hello, lovelies! I have finished another draft of BLOOD PRICE, my feminist epic fantasy that I've spent prolly the past two years working on. Of course, it isn't truly done. I've learned enough in my journey as a writer to know that a book is never done until it's on bookshelves or published online for all the… Continue reading Blood Price is “Done” (!!)

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Favorite Snacks to Accompany Character Death

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: Favorite Snacks to Accompany Character Death


SPFBO 5 Taste Tester Results: No 7

Hello, lovelies! Happy Monday! Like I mentioned last week, we're playing catch up on books that survived while slowly announcing the remaining of my fallen (so far). After today's post, I believe I'll have three more posts before I've cut my first 15 books from the contest! Then, after that, I'll start slowly continuing to… Continue reading SPFBO 5 Taste Tester Results: No 7


The Court of Broken Knives

Title: The Court of Broken Knives Author: Anna Smith Spark Publisher: June 2017 Blurb: They’ve finally looked at the graveyard of our Empire with open eyes. They’re fools and madmen and like the art of war. And their children go hungry while we piss gold and jewels into the dust. In the richest empire the… Continue reading The Court of Broken Knives


The Lady’s Guide to Celestial Mechanics

Title: The Lady's Guide to Celestial Mechanics Author: Olivia Waite Publisher: June 2019, Avon Impulse Blurb: As Lucy Muchelney watches her ex-lover’s sham of a wedding, she wishes herself anywhere else. It isn’t until she finds a letter from the Countess of Moth, looking for someone to translate a groundbreaking French astronomy text, that she… Continue reading The Lady’s Guide to Celestial Mechanics