Reading Links 12/12/17


Reading Links…12/12/17 Traci Kenworth   Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF: http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/persepolis-rising/ Seventh book in James S.A. Corey’s The Expanse series. http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/the-emerald-circus/ A fantastical assemblage of sixteen short stories and novelettes by Jane Yolen. http://www.fantasybookcafe.com/2017/12/review-of-red-sister-by-mark-lawrence/ First installment in the Book of Ancestors trilogy. https://mightythorjrs.wordpress.com/2017/12/05/book-review-the-path-of-daggers-the-wheel-of-time-8-by-robert-jordan/ The best classic epic fantasy? https://teripolen.com/2017/12/05/the-watch-wand-project-gene-assist-2-by-allie-potts-bookreview-tuesdaybookblog-scifi-releaseday/ Governments have collapsed leaving law and order to be defined […]

Writing Links 12/11/17


Writing Links…12/11/17 Traci Kenworth   Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF: http://storitorigrace.blogspot.com/2017/12/so-your-character-is-from-austria.html Austrian characters. https://colleenchesebro.com/2017/12/06/beautiful-legend-of-la-befana-witch-who-delivers-gifts-to-children-in-italy-on-epiphany-twelve-days-after-christmas-ancient-pages/ The legend of La Befana. https://jennykellerford.wordpress.com/2017/12/06/j-keller-fords-interview-on-the-authors-show/ Jenny’s interview with The Author’s Show. https://legendsofwindemere.com/2017/12/05/teaser-tuesday-chaos-on-ambervale/ The gods and goddesses at war. http://storitorigrace.blogspot.com/2017/12/villain-necrologies-and-debacles.html Christmas villains.   MG/YA: http://middlegrademafia.com/2017/12/04/mg-reader-interview-kailey-harmon/ A MG reader tells what she looks for in books. http://www.fromthemixedupfiles.com/2017/12/stem-tuesday-science-fiction-books-book-list/ MG books with science in them. http://avajae.blogspot.com/2017/12/vlog-4-common-cliches-to-avoid-in-your.html My first […]

Book Talk 12/8/17


Book Talk…12/8/17 Traci Kenworth   The Girl in the Tower by Katherine Ardeen. Ballantine/Del Rey. 2017 Netgalley.   A remarkable young woman blazes her own trail, from the backwoods of Russia to the court of Moscow, in the exhilarating sequel to Katherine Arden’s bestselling debut novel, The Bear and the Nightingale. Katherine Arden’s enchanting first novel introduced […]

Reading Links 12/5/17


Reading Links…12/5/17 Traci Kenworth   Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF: http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/the-city-of-brass/ When Nahri summons a dijinn both find themselves at odds in the city of brass. http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/the-handmaids-tale/ Ustopia? https://libraryoferana.wordpress.com/2017/11/28/readers-award-for-outside-the-walls-yay/ A short tale of a woman’s determination in the time of war. https://rosieamber.wordpress.com/2017/11/29/rosies-bookreview-team-rbrt-comedy-scifi-day-for-night-by-staceyebryan-wwwblogs/ With aliens and vampires, of course. http://storitorigrace.blogspot.com/2017/12/a-book-review-of-out-of-silent-planet.html Ransom is kidnapped and taken to a planet similar to […]

Writing Links 12/4/17


Writing Links…12/4/17 Traci Kenworth   Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF: https://colleenchesebro.com/2017/11/26/what-my-two-pomeranians-taught-me-about-life/ So sorry for your loss, again, Colleen. http://storitorigrace.blogspot.com/2017/11/so-your-character-is-from-brunei.html https://legendsofwindemere.com/2017/12/01/writers-of-the-lost-art-guest-post-by-annette-rochelle-aben/ I miss this lost art too. Letters used to be so much fun! https://phsolomon.com/2017/12/01/the-bow-of-destiny-character-interview-spark/ An added character. https://legendsofwindemere.com/2017/11/30/legends-of-windemere-songs-for-the-champions/ Songs for the champions.   MG/YA: http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2017/11/jessica-brody-author-of-chaos-of.html Dealing with unresolved grief. http://avajae.blogspot.com/2017/11/vlog-best-decision-i-ever-made-as.html I’ve done this. I will still write even if […]

Writing Links 11/27/17


Writing Links…11/27/17 Traci Kenworth   Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF: https://legendsofwindemere.com/2017/11/23/happy-thanksgiving-2/ Some funnies. http://storitorigrace.blogspot.com/2017/11/robots-101.html Some thoughts on robot characters. https://legendsofwindemere.com/2017/11/24/twisting-the-end-of-a-series/ I try and aim for a twist but sometimes it’s hard to know if the ending works. You just have to hope for the best. https://teagansbooks.com/2017/11/24/thistledown-hiatus-6-%E2%80%95-on-a-mattress/ https://colleenchesebro.com/2017/11/23/scottish-witch-trials-when-witches-communed-with-fairies/ Scottish witches and fairies.   MG/YA: http://avajae.blogspot.com/2017/11/discussion-what-are-your-goals-for-rest.html To continue with my current […]

Reading Links…11/21/17


Reading Links…11/21/17 Traci Kenworth   Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF: http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/scarlet-in-the-snow/ A unique story of Beauty & the Beast. http://terribleminds.com/ramble/2017/11/15/molly-tanzer-really-victorian-england-again/ Re-telling of Dorian Gray. https://judithbarrowblog.com/2017/11/14/patient-zero-short-stories-from-the-project-renova-series-by-terry-tyler-tuesdaybookblog-shortstories/ The year is 2024. A virus has broken out in the UK. http://storitorigrace.blogspot.com/2017/11/a-book-review-of-girl-who-could-see-by.html All her life, she’s been told she’s blind to reality—but what if she’s the only one who can truly see? https://colleenchesebro.com/2017/11/17/colleens-book-reviews-keepers-the-eden-east-novels-book-1-by-author-sacha-de-black/ […]