When Beverly Stowe McClure was in eighth grade, her teacher sent her poem “Stars” to the National High School Poetry Association, and she was soon a published writer in Young America Sings, an anthology of Texas high school poetry. Today, Beverly is a cum laude graduate of Midwestern State University with a BSEd degree. For twenty-two years, she taught children to read…Continue
Added by Mayra Calvani on October 3, 2014 at 3:48pm — No Comments
Donna Galanti writes murder and mystery with a dash of steam as well as middle grade adventure fiction. She is the author of books 1 and 2 in the paranormal suspense Element Trilogy, A Human Element andA Hidden Element, the short story collection The Dark Inside, and Joshua and The Lightning…Continue
Added by Mayra Calvani on August 31, 2014 at 9:33am — No Comments
This is the second book in the Eve Project series, and at the beginning, we go back briefly to before book one ‘Machines of the Little People’ to when Kate and Ben were…Continue
Added by Susan Keefe on August 26, 2014 at 6:19am — No Comments
Donna Galanti writes murder and mystery as well as middle grade adventure fiction. She is an International Thriller Writers Debut Author of the paranormal suspense novel A Human Element, the short story collection The Dark Inside, and the forthcoming Joshua and The Lightning Road.…Continue
Added by Mayra Calvani on July 30, 2014 at 9:56pm — No Comments
If you’re new to the series, I advise you to pick up the books in order:Continue
Added by Mayra Calvani on June 29, 2014 at 7:25am — No Comments
In this story, which crosses over from the literary to women’s fiction to romance, Steward takes us to 1970s Manhattan, home of the sophisticated and the elite. There, we meet Dana McGarry.
Dana has everything — a successful job…Continue
Added by Mayra Calvani on May 3, 2014 at 12:08pm — No Comments
Genre: Literary Fiction
Author: Lynn Steward
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Added by Mayra Calvani on April 30, 2014 at 3:37pm — No Comments
Terra is a sweet, smart girl, very close to her mom, and not what one might call popular at school. In fact, she’s often a bit bullied at times. She also suffers in silence for the death of her dad years ago.
The action begins soon after Terra’s 12th birthday, when she receives an…Continue
Added by Mayra Calvani on December 19, 2013 at 5:14am — No Comments
Secrets and Lies is the second installment in the Cassie Scot new adult paranormal mystery series. Though there’s a bit of backstory in this novel, it’s preferable to read the books in order, if only to find out from the beginning who Cassie is, how she got started as a detective and, especially, how her romance with Evan evolved. Also to understand…Continue
Added by Mayra Calvani on December 10, 2013 at 5:50am — No Comments
This is the second Christmas romance anthology from Books to Go Now that I have read this month. I loved the first one,Christmas Romance, and this the…Continue
Added by Mayra Calvani on November 24, 2013 at 6:46am — No Comments
Born in the high desert country, in Alamogordo, New Mexico, Florence loved exploring the wilderness on foot and horseback. Those grandiose landscapes formed her sensibility. Hidden pockets of unexpected greenery tucked away near springs in folds of barren mountainsides spoke to her of gentleness and beauty in an otherwise harsh world. She published her first poem in a children’s…Continue
Added by Mayra Calvani on October 26, 2013 at 2:14pm — No Comments
When serial killers are stalking his town and life is tough, Adam Smith finds the appearance of a beautiful new neighbour just what he needs.
What's more, Eve fancies him too and life is great, until he discovers she has a secret and she knows who the serial killers are.
He's dabbled in black magic and spells a bit, however nothing prepares him for Eve's revelation that she's a inter-dimensional…Continue
Added by Susan Keefe on August 20, 2013 at 7:30am — No Comments
Author: Nicholas J Landon
Book title: Children of the Fall Volume 1: Wails of Mother Earth
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform…Continue
Added by Susan Keefe on July 9, 2013 at 4:46am — No Comments
American college student Lucy Manning is visiting the London nightclub scene when she loses her best friend to a vampire. Traumatized by her friend’s death as well as by the fact that she herself was almost killed, Lucy…Continue
Added by Mayra Calvani on June 9, 2013 at 3:21pm — No Comments
BLACK WATER by Rosemary McCracken
Added by Mayra Calvani on May 27, 2013 at 8:54am — No Comments
Dark magic…dark passions….
When Rowena is abducted from Arizona and taken back to medieval Land’s End, one thing is clear: she must learn to control her powers of magic. It isn’t easy being a modern girl in an archaic land, and when Rowena accidently conjures up a Roman Legion in mid-battle, Land’s End is on the brink of a…Continue
Added by Mayra Calvani on May 2, 2013 at 7:12am — No Comments
I just finished reading “Just Beneath the Surface” by R. H. Ramsey. This book is rated for a mature audience and shouldn’t be read by someone under the age of 18 due to the graphic nature of this book. This book was full of twists and turns and there was never a dull moment. This book is filled with suspense, drama, and action that will leave you wanting to read more.
I want to thank Rhonda for giving me the opportunity to review her book. While this is a fiction…Continue
Added by Christy Garrett on March 15, 2013 at 5:20pm — No Comments
Read my latest blog post to discover how fiction writing affects real-life based on the movie "Stranger than Fiction".
Comments and dialogue are extremely appreciated. Thank you in advance for reading and sharing.
Added by Jeannette Kirchner on March 7, 2013 at 10:21pm — No Comments
The last time I’d cried because of a book was years ago and the culprit was Marley and Me. Crazy Quilt is such a different book yet so alike in many ways. Both deal with death and loss, both are incredibly moving stories, and both remind us how short and precious life is.Continue
Added by Mayra Calvani on February 4, 2013 at 8:18am — No Comments
A native of Southern Colorado, John Paul Jaramillo now lives, writes and teaches in Springfield, Illinois. He has an MFA in creative writing from Oregon State University, and presently holds the position of Associate Professor of…Continue
Added by Mayra Calvani on December 2, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments