The Details Publisher: Little, Brown & Company Published: September 19th, 2017 Genres: YA, Historical, Mystery My Rating: 4 Stars This is the second book in a series, the synopsis and review may contain spoilers to Stalking Jack the Ripper, if you are avoiding spoilers, this is not the blog post for you. Goodreads Blurb In … Continue reading Hunting Prince Dracula by Kerri Maniscalco
The Details Publisher: Wednesday Books Published: May 7th, 2019 Genres: New Adult, Romance My Rating: 3.5 Stars Goodreads Blurb Shane has been doing college all wrong. Pre-med, stellar grades, and happy parents…sounds ideal—but Shane's made zero friends, goes home every weekend, and romance…what’s that? Her life has been dorm, dining hall, class, repeat. Time's a … Continue reading Again but Better by Christine Riccio
As I wrap up both the first draft of my book and my 2019 reading challenges, I've encountered a little bit of an emotional, let's call it a roadblock. Without getting too into the part of my story I'm writing, my narrating character, actually historical person John Laurens, is going through some things. It's hard … Continue reading How the books I read affects my writing.
The Details Publisher: Little, Brown Published: November 19th, 2019 Genres: YA, Fantasy, Romance My Rating: 5 Stars This is the 3rd book in the Folk of Air Series, the synopsis and my review likely have spoilers to the first two books. If you don't wish to be spoiled, please do not continue. Goodreads Blurb He … Continue reading The Queen of Nothing by Holly Black
Hi, Since the end of NaNoWriMo wrapped up, I haven't been writing as much I wanted to so after discussing it briefly with my advisors (My Friend Jen) I have decided to start a regular blog feature where I talk about my writing to try to keep me more accountable. There has been a bit … Continue reading A New Feature and, hopefully, a discussion
WWW Wednesday is a meme currently hosted by Sam at Taking on a World of Words. It’s very simple – answer the three questions and leave a link in Sam’s post. The Three Ws are: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next What am I … Continue reading WWW Wednesday 12/11/19
The Details Publisher: Audible Press Published: April 11th, 2019 Genres: True Crime, Memoir My Rating: 4 Stars Goodreads Blurb Have you ever wanted to solve a murder? Gather the clues the police overlooked. Put together the pieces. Identify the suspect. Journalist Billy Jensen spent 15 years investigating unsolved murders, fighting for the families of victims. … Continue reading Chase Darkness with Me by Billy Jensen
I did it! I'm a 6-time NaNoWritMo winner! Before writing this, I did combine all the documents into one document so I don't know the exact word count I ended with, but it was about 55 thousand words. The current word count on the big word doc is 138,578 which is total words since February, … Continue reading NaNo Wrap Up!
It's the last month of 2019, *praise hands emoji* it's the end of the decade and I can only imagine a bunch of Gatsy style parties await us in the near future. As we wind down the year and start to write our year wrap up blog posts its time to check-in again with the … Continue reading Calendar Girls December 2019