Book Tour, Winter Reading

Winter Reading 2023

My reading has gotten off to a good start in 2023. I'm determined to finish a stack of glaring paperbacks on my desk and a queue of ebooks piling up on my Kindle for months. When I'm in a writing slump, reading gets me out of my head, into another world, over the writing block,… Continue reading Winter Reading 2023

Books, featured, Newsletter

Happy December!

December 2022 is finally here, along with my monthly newsletter containing a list of thrilling books to cuddle up to this holiday season. If you've been hunting for new authors to read, check out the books below. Discover great reads and my writing updates directly in your inbox on the 1st of every month with… Continue reading Happy December!

Author Spotlight

Author James J. Cudney

Title: Flower Power Trip: Braxton Campus Mysteries Book 3 Author: James J. Cudney Genre: Cozy Mystery Publisher: Next Chapter Imprint, March 30, 2019   At a masquerade ball to raise money for renovations to the Memorial Library, Kellan finds a dead body dressed in a Dr. Evil costume. Soon after, a stalker targets school president Ursula.… Continue reading Author James J. Cudney

Book Review

Book Review: The Thirteenth Tale

  Sometimes, when you open the door to the past, what you confront is your destiny. Reclusive author Vida Winter, famous for her collection of twelve enchanting stories, has spent the past six decades penning a series of alternate lives for herself. Now old and ailing, she is ready to reveal the truth about her… Continue reading Book Review: The Thirteenth Tale

Book Review

The Death of Mrs. Westaway

On a day that begins like any other, Hal receives a mysterious letter bequeathing her a substantial inheritance. She realizes very quickly that the letter was sent to the wrong person—but also that the cold-reading skills she’s honed as a tarot card reader might help her claim the money. Soon, Hal finds herself at the… Continue reading The Death of Mrs. Westaway

Book Review

My Soul To Keep by Tananarive Due

When Jessica marries David, he is everything she wants in a family man: brilliant, attentive, ever-youthful. Yet she still feels something about him is just out of reach. Soon, as people close to Jessica begin to meet violent, mysterious deaths, David makes an unimaginable confession: More than 400 years ago, he and other members of… Continue reading My Soul To Keep by Tananarive Due

Book Review

Book Review of The Vines and Where the Forest Meets the Stars

For several months, my WIP has consumed my time. My paranormal historical fiction novel is currently at 40,000 words, but there's still much work before I reach my goal of completion by late-fall or early-winter.  Meanwhile, when my tired brain needs a rest, I take to reading a good book.  A recent find was Glendy Vanderah's… Continue reading Book Review of The Vines and Where the Forest Meets the Stars


Books: Reading List

  If you're a writer, you should be reading.  But who has TIME to read, write, and handle all that life throws at you in 24 hours? It's tough! Mentally fatigued, unable to get past the first and second chapters, picking up and putting down books is a sure sign it's time to take a… Continue reading Books: Reading List

Book Review

Book Review: Justice for Belle by Didi Oviatt

Book Title: Justice for Belle Author: Didi Oviatt Genre: Psychological Thriller, Suspense Publisher: Creativia Publishing, May 15, 2019 Kindle Pages: 119 Blurb Ahnia has a very dicey past, one that is scratching under the surface, just dying to get out. She’s hit rock bottom, broke and desperate to be on top again. When she finds… Continue reading Book Review: Justice for Belle by Didi Oviatt

Book Review

Book Review: The Mother Of All Things by Gabriel Blake

Title: The Mother Of All Things Author: Gabriel Blake Genre: Psychological Thriller Publisher: DRF Publishing July 26, 2018 Kindle Pages: 282 Pages Goodreads Blurb: It was supposed to be a new beginning for Elaine Davis. Returning to her childhood home in North Yorkshire, she hopes to move on from a devastating past and rebuild her life… Continue reading Book Review: The Mother Of All Things by Gabriel Blake