Title: Sacrifice Author: Sharon Bolton Publication Date: May 27th 2008 Publisher: Minotaur Books Part of a Series?: No, A Standalone Genres: Mystery, Thriller In this masterful debut that starts off as a mystery and becomes much more, Tora Hamilton is an outsider at her new home on the rocky, wind-swept Shetland Islands, a hundred miles from the northeastern tip of… Continue reading Jo’s Book Review – Sacrifice by Sharon Bolton
Hullo peeps! I am back with my Top 5 post. I know I promised to do it weekly but I think I missed a week or two. I am super forgetful. Forgive me! Now to the post. Today I am going to share my top Top 5 book series I really need to finish but have… Continue reading Top 5 book series I really need to finish!
Title: Switched Author: Amanda Hocking Publication Date: January 3rd 2012 Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin Part of a Series?: Yes, Book 1 of 'Trylle' series Genres: Young Adult, Fantasy, Paranormal Romance When Wendy Everly was six-years-old, her mother was convinced she was a monster and tried to kill her. It isn't until eleven years later that Wendy discovers her mother might have… Continue reading Jo’s Book review – Switched by Amanda Hocking
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
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!