Writing

NaNoWriMo 2018 Week 2

  Current word count: 31,597 This week has been a hard one, I'm not as far into the story as I thought I would be at 30K words; which mostly means I'm going to cutting a ton of stuff when I edit this in December. I was hoping to get to the Battle of Monmouth,… Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2018 Week 2

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Writing

NaNoWriMo 2018 Week 1

It's November, which for writers means it's time for National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo). I'm sure if you're reading a blog mostly dedicated to books, you know what NaNoWriMo is or have participated. This year is the 5th years I've participated since 2009. I've won on all four previous attempts, including last year in a… Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2018 Week 1

Reviews

The Belles by Dhonielle Clayton

The Details Publisher: Disney-Hyperion Published: February 6, 2018 Genres: YA, Fantasy My Rating: 4 Stars  GoodReads Review Camellia Beauregard is a Belle. In the opulent world of Orléans, Belles are revered, for they control Beauty, and Beauty is a commodity coveted above all else. In Orléans, the people are born gray, they are born damned, and… Continue reading The Belles by Dhonielle Clayton

Reviews

Calendar Girls November 2018

Welcome back to Calendar Girls! It’s a monthly blog event created by Flavia and Melaine now hosted by Katie at Never not ,Reading and Adrienne at Darque Dreamer Reads This event was designed to ignite bookish discussions among readers. Calendar Girls was inspired by the 1961 Neil Sedaka song, Calendar Girl. Just like the song all of us participating reveals their pick that… Continue reading Calendar Girls November 2018

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Ghostland: An American History in Haunted Places by Colin Dickey

The Details Publisher: Viking Published: October 4th, 2016 Genres: Non-Fiction, History, Paranormal My Rating: 3.5 Stars GoodReads Blurb An intellectual feast for fans of offbeat history, Ghostland takes readers on a road trip through some of the country's most infamously haunted places--and deep into the dark side of our history. Colin Dickey is on the trail of America's… Continue reading Ghostland: An American History in Haunted Places by Colin Dickey