Title: Trial by Fire Author: Josephine Angelini Publication Date: September 2nd 2014 Publisher: Feiwel & Friends Part of a Series?: Yes, Book one of ‘Worldwalker’ series. Genres: Young adult, Fantasy, Romance . Love burns. Worlds collide. Magic reigns. This world is trying to kill Lily Proctor. Her life-threatening allergies keep her from enjoying many of the… Continue reading Jo’s Book Review – Trial by Fire by Josephine Angelini
1. Do you view writing as a kind of spiritual practice? I can’t really say that writing is purely a spiritual practice because the spirit is only part of the process. I draw on memories, relationships, tastes, scents, and everything in between. I hope that my writing makes readers question the world around them a… Continue reading Interview with Marlena Frank!
Hullo peeps! I'm back with another post in my 'Top 5' series. You can find my other Top 5 post here. Today I'm going to tell you bunnies about my absolutely favourite bookish characters. I don't read any one particular genre so they will range from fantasy to contemporary to manga. (It will not,actually) The… Continue reading Jo’s TOP 5 book characters
Title: The Grownup Author: Gillian Flynn Publication Date: November 3rd 2015 Publisher: Crown Part of a Series?: No, A Standalone Genres: Horror, Thriller A canny young woman is struggling to survive by perpetrating various levels of mostly harmless fraud. On a rainy April morning, she is reading auras at Spiritual Palms when Susan Burke… Continue reading Jo’s Book review – The Grownup by Gillian Flynn
Do you view writing as a kind of spiritual practice? Not spiritual exactly, more like an outpouring of a stream of consciousness that begins when I imagine a character and begin to envision that character’s predicaments, thoughts, and the insurmountable problems they face. Writing is a sort of compulsive relationship between your fingertips placed… Continue reading Interview with Alane Adams!
Title: The Wrong Turn Author: Sanjay Chopra and Namita Roy Ghose Publication Date: February 1st 2017 Publisher: Om Books International Part of a Series?: Nope Genres: Historical fiction, Romance 1944, Kohima — a small, sleepy town in northeast India. Subhash Chandra Bose and his Indian National Army (INA) along with the Japanese, are on… Continue reading Jo’s Book Review – The Wrong Turn by Sanjay Chopra and Namita Roy Ghose