Three for a Girl by Kevin Brennan is one of those character-driven stories that gets into my head and stays and stays and stays. The story is told from the point-of-view of LeeAnn Heartney as she recalls the summer of 1973 when she was 17 and the Watergate hearings dominated the news. Not that she cared.… Continue reading Three For A Girl by Kevin Brennan #BookReview
Fractured Oak by Dannie Boyd #BookReview #MagicalRealism
The premise of this novel--that a woman dies and becomes a sentient tree--is intriguing enough, but that the tree is also a witness to a murder and actually tries to help in the resulting investigation is truly original. Two stories are laid out and told with sympathy, utilizing two distinct POVs, one being that of… Continue reading Fractured Oak by Dannie Boyd #BookReview #MagicalRealism
A Thrilling Ride as Well as a Short Course in Psychopathology #bookreview
Recently I was the lucky recipient of a free AUDIO version of Fatal Rounds, Carrie Rubin's latest novel. Y'all know how much I enjoy audiobooks. Although I disdain multitasking, audiobooks are what get me through hours of housecleaning, walking, and knitting. So when I learned there was a raffle for a free audiobook, I got… Continue reading A Thrilling Ride as Well as a Short Course in Psychopathology #bookreview
Kevin Brennan’s new novel is available for pre-order!
A mere 99 cents to pre-order The Prospect, and it sounds like the kind of feelgood novel we need right now. Click here for details or go directly to Amazon.
Long Overdue Book Review: Rad Sick Record, a Novel by Michael Trammell
Imagine a world of endless Cold War, with the U.S. and Russia continuously threatening each other with annihilation. Imagine you are living in the panhandle of Florida during this time, an English grad student with a peculiar sensibility: "For me, I hear unheard voices, important ones. Hear how? By an inner ear as I… Continue reading Long Overdue Book Review: Rad Sick Record, a Novel by Michael Trammell
Eternal Road -The Final Stop by John W. Howell #NewRelease — hosted by Jill Weatherholt
Isn't this a great cover?! Good friend and great writer John W. Howell has a new novel available! Please follow the link to Jill Weatherholt's blog where she is participating in the launch for Eternal Road - The Final Stop. Today I’m so excited to welcome our friend, writer and blogger John Howell as we… Continue reading Eternal Road -The Final Stop by John W. Howell #NewRelease — hosted by Jill Weatherholt
Coming soon from Kevin Brennan … EBT in paperback!
If you're as much a fan of Kevin Brennan's novels as I am AND you're sick and tired of staring at electronic screens of any sort, you'll be thrilled with Kevin's news 🙂 Read on, dear friends and fellow readers ... Coming soon ... EBT in paperback! Here's my interview with Kevin to entice you… Continue reading Coming soon from Kevin Brennan … EBT in paperback!
An Interview With Kevin Brennan, Author of Eternity Began Tomorrow #EBT #climatechange #amreading
Eternity Began Tomorrow tackles the crisis of climate change, a very timely subject, as well as the current political scene. I asked author Kevin Brennan how this novel came about and how it changed or didn't change as he revised and prepared it for publication while history rolled on.
Splish Splash and Sundry Stuffs #amwriting #amknitting #family
Don't worry. I'm not writing this post from my bathtub. No, I'm well-covered up in comfy clothes (including a wool cardigan), preparing another post of this and that and the other thing. Sigh. Where do I begin? I sometimes think I should write my blog posts one thought at a time. A while ago I… Continue reading Splish Splash and Sundry Stuffs #amwriting #amknitting #family
Thursday- A Little Personal -October-Ween Book, Blog & Trailer Block Party
Thursday- A Little Personal -October-Ween Book, Blog & Trailer Block Party http://johnwhowell.com/2019/10/24/thursday-a-little-personal-october-ween-book-blog-trailer-block-party/ — Read on johnwhowell.com/2019/10/24/thursday-a-little-personal-october-ween-book-blog-trailer-block-party/ Well, here's a fun way to start off the countdown to the weekend! Enter a drawing for a Amazon gift card or, even better, one of John Howell's novels!