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Book Blitz: Shades of the Gods by Erin Hayes

Shades of the Gods  by Erin Hayes (Elysium Legacies #1) Publication date: September 27th 2013 Genres: Adult, Fantasy, Mythology Synopsis Caught between life and death, all Callie wants is to live again. Homicide detective Callie Saunders knows that death isn’t all pearly gates and angels. After being hit by a bus, she finds that it’s the ancient gods… Read More Book Blitz: Shades of the Gods by Erin Hayes

Book Reviews, Misc

Book Review: God’s Red Son by Louis Warren

*This book was reviewed for San Francisco Book Review   God’s Red Son is a piercing, poignant look at one of the more shameful events of our country’s infancy. Warren shines a light on the factors behind the infamous ‘Ghost Dance’ of the Sioux and other indigenous peoples of North America during the end of… Read More Book Review: God’s Red Son by Louis Warren

Blog Tour, Book Reviews

Book Review: Keep in a Cold Dark Place by Michael F Stewart

This book was reviewed via XPresso Blog Tours   We shape our own worst nightmares, and so we hold the key to their banishment. Sometimes the things we fear the most need never be feared at all. Stewart’s Keep in a Cold, Dark Place is a witty commentary on fear, and how we often let… Read More Book Review: Keep in a Cold Dark Place by Michael F Stewart

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Liz Laz’s Top Ten Middle Grade Mystery Books

A good mystery book is like a work of art. They deserve to be housed in a museum. Reading mystery books inspires me to write. It’s probably the way artists feel after walking through a museum. Below are some of my favorite Middle Grade Mystery Books that have inspired my writing. *Nancy Drew books- I… Read More Liz Laz’s Top Ten Middle Grade Mystery Books

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Blog Tour: My Not So Normal Life: Spy Recruit  by Liz Laz

This is my stop during the blog tour for My Not So Normal Life: Spy Recruit by Liz Laz. This blog tour is organized by Lola’s Blog Tours. The blog tour runs from 29 May till 18 June. See the tour schedule here.     My Not So Normal Life: Spy Recruit (My Not So… Read More Blog Tour: My Not So Normal Life: Spy Recruit  by Liz Laz

Cover Reveal, Misc

Cover Reveal: Gate of Air by Resa Nelson

Gate of Air  by Resa Nelson (Dragon Gods, #1) Publication date: July 2017 Genres: Fantasy, Young Adult Synopsis Frayka must find and convince the dragon gods of the Far East to appease the gods of her Northland heritage. If she fails, her own Northlander gods will destroy all the mortals who once promised to worship them. The… Read More Cover Reveal: Gate of Air by Resa Nelson

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Book Review: I Wish My Teacher Knew…. by Kyle Schwartz

**This book was reviewed for Perseus, De Capo Press via Netgalley.   Schwartz’ poignant book is a testimony to the impact and power a teacher has. Rather than going through the mere drudgery of teaching, day in, day out, Schwartz went out of her way to really get to know her students. Teachers really play… Read More Book Review: I Wish My Teacher Knew…. by Kyle Schwartz

Book Reviews, Misc

Book Review: Bees Make Honey, Butterflies Make Jam

**This book was reviewed for Troubadour Publishing/Matador via Netgalley   Bees Make Honey and Butterflies Make Jam by John Offord is an amusing collection of tongue-in-cheek tales. Several of the stories turn fairy-tale tropes on their heads. One of these is the story of The Princess and the Frog. Offord’s version even makes a play… Read More Book Review: Bees Make Honey, Butterflies Make Jam