Book Review: Heir of Lies by Mallory McCartney

I am so happy to be part of the Book Review Tour for Heir of Lies by Mallory McCartney! Special thanks to Fictional Friends for hosting! Heir of Lies is a YA/NA epic fantasy centered around The Academy, a special school for individuals with unique abilities. Though created with pure intentions, dark secrets will resultContinue reading “Book Review: Heir of Lies by Mallory McCartney”

Bookish Shop Feature: Nerdy Book Box

The last two blog posts have had references to the amazing Nerdy Book Box, an indie book box subscription service. Today, I have the pleasure of featuring NBB, and I am so excited for y’all to learn more about this awesome small business! Q) What inspired you to create Nerdy Book Box? A) I haveContinue reading “Bookish Shop Feature: Nerdy Book Box”

Author Interview: Sydney Hawthorn

Last week I shared my review of the fantasy book Awakening Shadows (see it here), and this week I have the honor of interviewing the author Sydney Hawthorn! Residing in Cleveland, Ohio, Hawthorn works for Stitch Fix. In addition to being an awesomely talented writer, Hawthorn is an actress. She works for and helps manageContinue reading “Author Interview: Sydney Hawthorn”

Book Review: Awakening Shadows

Nerdy Book Box is a book box subscription service that supports Indie authors. In the December box, I received a copy of Awakening Shadows, Book 1 of the Navarre Chronicles by Sydney Hawthorn. Awakening Shadows is a dark(ish) fantasy that captures the reader and makes one forget they are reading entirely.  The chapters shift betweenContinue reading “Book Review: Awakening Shadows”

Bookish Shop Feature: Under the Sea Crochet

In addition to featuring books and authors, I have decided to share some features on some of the bookish small businesses I love! Today’s feature is dedicated to Under the Sea Crochet, a shop that makes crocheted mermaid dolls! I had the chance to interview the magnificent woman behind Under the Sea Crochet, Laura, whoContinue reading “Bookish Shop Feature: Under the Sea Crochet”

Author Interview: Rosalyn Briar

My first author interview of 2021 is with the wonderful indie author Rosalyn Briar! Briar weaves a beautiful world featuring fairytales in both The Crown of Bones (see my review here) and A Sea of Pearls and Leaves, and I personally cannot wait for her future works! A former Latin and social studies teacher, BriarContinue reading “Author Interview: Rosalyn Briar”

Books Wanted!

Happy New Year, friends! ❤ This year I plan to continue to share book reviews and author interviews. At this time, I would like to invite authors to submit an application to be featured on my blog and social media this year! If selected, I will purchase and read your book. If I rate yourContinue reading “Books Wanted!”

Author Interview: Erin Kelly

Last week I reviewed the audiobook version of Tainted Moonlight. This week, I have the honor of interviewing the talented author Erin Kelly. In addition to being an author, Kelly is a graphic designer and elementary school art teacher. Living in Syracuse, New York, the setting of her current novel, she spends a lot ofContinue reading “Author Interview: Erin Kelly”

Book Review: Tainted Moonlight by Erin Kelly

I am very picky when it comes to audiobooks — I have to love both the story and the narrator in order to be hooked and invest my time. I recently listened to the audiobook version of Tainted Moonlight by Erin Kelly (ASIN: B08CDYNWFV), narrated by Torian Brackett, and I was greatly entertained. Kelly providesContinue reading “Book Review: Tainted Moonlight by Erin Kelly”

Book Review: Toothbreaker by M. H. Elrich

I recently won a giveaway on Instagram in which I got a free e-book copy of M. H. Elrich’s novella Toothbreaker and some BEAUTIFUL character cards by the talented Madeline Hanlon. After reading Etania’s Worth (see my review here), I was so excited to read Toothbreaker. Upon reading the novella, I am even more inContinue reading “Book Review: Toothbreaker by M. H. Elrich”