A copy of Howl's Moving Castle, by Diana Wynne Jones, alongside a pink hat.
Book Recommendation

Book recommendation: Howl’s Moving Castle, by Diana Wynne Jones

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

Cover Reveal

Cover reveal: Freshman Sidekick, by Ron Tucker

It's been a while since I've done a cover reveal, hasn't it? This one, for Ron Tucker's Freshman Sidekick, is a good one to bring them back with, though. Why? Because of how much I like this particular cover. Freshman Sidekick is a novel about a potential superhero, and the cover is the perfect throwback… Continue reading Cover reveal: Freshman Sidekick, by Ron Tucker

Book Excerpt

Book excerpt: Spin, by K.J. Farnham (and a giveaway!)

I love a good suspense novel. Something that grabs my attention, has me questioning something with nearly every word, and won't let me stop reading. The summary for K.J. Farnham's Spin intrigued me when I first read it, but today's excerpt? Guys, it checks off every one of those requirements up there. I can't wait… Continue reading Book excerpt: Spin, by K.J. Farnham (and a giveaway!)

Book Excerpt

Book excerpt: My Name Is Rose, by Alexa Kingaard (and a giveaway!)

I usually know exactly what draws me to a book. It'll be a certain character, or a certain element of the plot, or even a certain piece of the setting. Occasionally, however, I simply can't put my finger on why I want to read a particular book. It's a rare occurrence, but it does happen.… Continue reading Book excerpt: My Name Is Rose, by Alexa Kingaard (and a giveaway!)

Book Excerpt

Book excerpt: Travel Diaries of the Dead and Delusional, by Lauren Nicolle Taylor (and a giveaway)

It's amazing how just two pages of a book can leave a reader wanting so much more. That's all we're getting for today's excerpt from Lauren Nicolle Taylor's Travel Diaries of the Dead and Delusional, but I'm certain it'll make you want to pick up a copy of the novel. I know that's what it… Continue reading Book excerpt: Travel Diaries of the Dead and Delusional, by Lauren Nicolle Taylor (and a giveaway)