I can't remember exactly why I signed up to share an excerpt from Veronica Elle Butler's Chloe Rose and the Enchanted Maze. It's probably that the summary drew me in, intrigued me somehow. What I know now, though, is that today's excerpt had a wonderful effect on me. During this time of upheaval and uncertainty,… Continue reading Book excerpt: Chloe Rose and the Enchanted Maze, by Veronica Elle Butler
How many go-to books do you have? I... seem to have far too many. Including today's recommendation: Howl's Moving Castle, by Diana Wynne Jones. I've loved this book since I was a kid, and I've reread it every couple of years. I went back to it again a few weeks ago, when I was feeling… Continue reading Book recommendation: Howl’s Moving Castle, by Diana Wynne Jones
I read a decent number of books in 2018. Today, I'd like to feature five of my favourites.
It's about time any of my writer companions out there who haven't heard of Writing Monsters yet, did. And that they go ahead and pick up a copy.
I've said it before, and I'll probably say it again: I love a good twist on a classic. When it comes to today's featured book, that twist is on a classic tale most of us know and love. With a new take on Rapunzel, Tamara Grantham's The Witch's Tower sounds like it's going to be a… Continue reading Cover reveal: The Witch’s Tower, by Tamara Grantham