Book Talk 10/20/17


Book Talk…10/20/17 Traci Kenworth   Lost Treasures of Louis L’Amour Beau L’Amour. Netgalley. Oct. 2017.   Exploring the creative process of an American original, the Louis L’Amour’s Lost Treasures project will uncover the hidden history behind the author’s best known novels . . . and his most mysterious and ambitious unfinished works. In this first […]

Reading Links 10/17/17


Reading Links…10/17/17 Traci Kenworth   Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF: http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/provenance/ The Imperial Radch trilogy. http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/provenance/ The Craft series.   MG/YA: http://www.talesoftheravenousreader.com/2017/10/harry-potter-meets-goonies.html A thirteen-year-old boy must take on mercenaries when he discovers a magic book. http://www.fromthemixedupfiles.com/2017/10/middle-grade-novels-featuring-south-asian-characters/ Books about South Asian characters. https://jennykellerford.wordpress.com/2017/10/14/authors-choice-curse-breaker-series-by-melinda-kucsera/ Evil rises in the enchanted forest.   Romance/Women’s Fiction: https://nicholasrossis.wordpress.com/2017/10/13/two-unmissable-free-romances-set-in-greece/ Two free romances.   Christian:   Historical: […]

Reading Links…10/10/17


Reading Links…10/10/17 Traci Kenworth   Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF:   MG/YA: http://avajae.blogspot.com/2017/10/into-black-pre-order-campaign.html Second book in trilogy.   Romance/Women’s Fiction: https://teripolen.com/2017/10/06/indie-author-friday-caroline-clemens-indieauthor-romance-contemporary/   Christian:   Historical:   Scary: http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/look-out-for-purgatory-hotel-by-anne-marie-ormsby/ A whodunit in a haunted hotel. http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/book-review-the-dark-net-by-benjamin-percy/ Delivers the goods. http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/look-out-for-chase-by-shaun-hutson/ A tale full of horror, violence, and gore. http://www.thepassivevoice.com/2017/10/the-story-behind-the-most-haunting-book-cover-on-the-shelves/ Shortlisted in the National Book award.   Mystery/Thriller/Suspense: https://robbiesinspiration.wordpress.com/2017/10/07/book-review-my-grl-by-john-howell/ Want a […]

Writing Links…10/9/17


Writing Links…10/9/17 Traci Kenworth   Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF: http://storitorigrace.blogspot.com/2017/10/dragoncon-anime-weekend-atlanta-2017.html Two cons.   MG/YA: https://www.janefriedman.com/writing-ya/ Kids want to see themselves in fiction. The real stuff. http://www.fromthemixedupfiles.com/2017/10/start-creative-writing-club-kids/ Want to start a writing club for kids? http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2017/10/gwen-c-katz-author-of-among-red-stars.html On writing historical fiction.   Romance/Women’s Fiction: http://romanceuniversity.org/2017/10/06/how-to-add-depth-to-your-protagonist-by-angela-ackerman/ Tools to help you add depth to your characters.   Christian: http://novelrocket.com/2017/10/the-difference-a-word-makes.html/ https://stevelaube.com/when-does-book-become-public-domain/ Copyright before […]

Book Talk…10/6/17


Book Talk…10/6/17 Traci Kenworth   Merry and Bright by Debbie Macomber. Random House Publishing-Ballantine. Copy from Netgalley. Available Oct. 3, 2017.   Merry Knight is pretty busy these days. She’s taking care of her family, baking cookies, decorating for the holidays, and hoping to stay out of the crosshairs of her stressed and by-the-book boss […]

Reading Links…10/3/17


Reading Links…10/3/17 Traci Kenworth   Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF: http://terribleminds.com/ramble/2017/09/26/fran-wilde-how-to-build-a-monster/ A little of this, a lot of that, lol. http://www.parajunkee.com/blog/2017/09/27/hunt-chloe-neill-blog-tour-giveaway/ The hunter becomes the hunted. http://www.fantasybookcafe.com/2017/09/against-the-dark-blog-tour-guest-post-by-julie-e-czerneda-giveaway/ Final book in the Reunification trilogy. https://unicornbell.blogspot.com/2017/09/black-white-by-nick-wilford.html Would you help a stranger if it meant you risked the government finding out and being taken from your family? http://kriswrites.com/2017/09/29/slacker-kris-and-the-overdue-post-of-doom/ https://maeclair.net/2017/09/29/book-release-path-of-the-traitors-epic-fantasy-legendsofwindemere/ On the eve […]

Book Talk…9/29/17


Book Talk…9/29/17 Traci Kenworth   Nothing this week. I’m reading Kristen Lamb’s Devil’s Dance, Nicholas Rossi’s Emotional Beats (REALLY helpful, gang! It gives a lot of ideas when combined with the Emotional Thesaurus from Angela Ackerman and Becca Pugsli makes a can’t miss combo!), a YA anthology (Really adoring this! It’s been a while since […]