With Game of Thrones steadily conquering fantasy charts, and the Lord of the Rings trilogy remaining one of the most epic fantasy series ever created, it’s time to find parallels! And believe it or not, there are tons. For this, I’ll be focusing on the movie/show adaptations as well as the books. Contains spoilers!
Cassandra Fear’s fantasy epic Land of Strength and Sorrow is a book that will take you on a rollercoaster journey through a magical kingdom where everything and everyone is dangerous and no one can be fully trusted. Read along as Jovi, heir and princess of this vast kingdom, goes to amazing lengths to reverse a past that now threatens to destroy her whole future…
Although contemporary fiction isn’t usually my preferred cup of tea, I was pleasantly surprised by Hilary Grossman’s previous book, Plan Bea. Very cunningly, she managed to draw me into the story despite my efforts to the contrary, and before long, I was crying and laughing along with the characters! Generally, I’m one of those stuck-up reviewers who are never completely satisfied with a book, but Plan Bea got a full 5-stars from me! Continue reading “Author Interview: Hilary Grossman, Author of ‘Plan Cee’”
Read anything good recently? Or perhaps you have to review a book for school? Recently discovered your individualism? Whatever the reason might be, a book review is a priceless gift you can give back to authors who slaved days and nights to produce that book. Read on to find out more! Continue reading “How to Write a Book Review Like a Pro”
With the release of the trailer for the motion picture adaptation of A Dog’s Purpose, pet lovers have gone crazy looking to pick up ‘furry’ books to read this fall. And since I have more pets than the beach has sand…here are my top picks:
Dan achieved a BFA in photography and metal working and since graduating, has done neither. By day he works in manufacturing. By night, often very late into the night, he writes and stalks America’s sub-cultures on the vast internets Continue reading “Author Interview: Daniel Straka, Author of A Wolf On the Loose”
Suzanne King is a very new Children’s Author based in Lincolnshire in the UK. Suzanne’s book “The Enchanted Beach Hut”, published by Crimson Cloak Publishing is her first book of fiction. Suzanne loves to read children’s books and The Lion The Witch and The Wardrobe, Mary Poppins and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang are just a few of her favourites. Suzanne has always enjoyed writing and has had numerous poems published in anthologies. Continue reading “Author Interview: Suzanne King, Author of The Enchanted Beach Hut”