Dear Lovely Readers, This month has been madness. Not necessarily madness in a purely negative way. There's been a load of good, too. Finally, my husband and I are 100% settled into our new apartment. I took some photos with my new camera, the Cannon T6i, and I'm loving this space. Well, as much as… Continue reading Life: What I’m Reading, What I’m Up To
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Title: The Disappearances Author: Emily Bain Murphy Genre: Magical Realism Length: 385 pages Release Date: July 4th, 2017 My rating: ♥♥♥♥♥+ Special Thanks: I want to thank Emily Bain Murphy and Michelle at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt for sending me a copy of this novel for review. I'm so grateful! Blurb: What if the ordinary things in… Continue reading The Disappearances Book Review
The Disappearances by Emily Bain Murphy Release: July 4th, 2017 Genre: Magical realism Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Blurb: What if the ordinary things in life suddenly…disappeared? Aila Quinn’s mother, Juliet, has always been a mystery: vibrant yet guarded, she keeps her secrets beyond Aila’s reach. When Juliet dies, Aila and her younger brother Miles are sent… Continue reading July 2017 Book Releases
You and I both know I've been in a "defining genres" kind of mood. The other day, I came across a discussion between two people struggling to define the difference between the Magical Realism and Fantasy genres. I was intrigued! Despite hearing of Magical Realism and knowing a dozen agents on Manuscript Wishlist that wanted… Continue reading What Is Magical Realism?
Title: Six of Crews Author: Leigh Bardugo Genre: Fantasy, YA Length: 462 pages My rating: ♥♥♥ Blurb: Criminal prodigy Kaz Brekker has been offered wealth beyond his wildest dreams. But to claim it, he'll have to pull off a seemingly impossible heist: Break into the notorious Ice Court (a military stronghold that… Continue reading Six of Crows Book Review
The 2017 Giveaway
Dear Literary Agent, here is my heart and soul, my confetti ambitions; a stardust dream. Rake your eyes over my blood, sweat, and tears, a salty hope, a persistent drumming crashing through your Times New Roman font 12 "NOs". I forgive you, I forgive you, I forgive you -- And I'll keep coming back for… Continue reading Rejection Letters #1-4
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