Category Fantasy novels

#BookReview – BILLY NINEFINGERS by Connie Jasperson #Medieval #Fantasy

Catching up on more reviews this month…   Billy Ninefingers by Connie J. Jasperson My rating: 4 of 5 stars Billy was settled in the mercenary lifestyle – a bit of danger, a lot of waiting around, camaraderie with his fellow Rowdies, and the hope of one day persuading Bess to marry him, although that […]

Looking for a great summer read? Try these…

Once again, I’ve joined up with a bunch of other authors to offer FREE summer reads, so take a look at this lovely selection… Click HERE  And if you’d like something other than fantasy (though in my book, why would you?), take a look at this HUGE selection – over 300 to choose from, some […]

#BookReview – THE REGULAR GUY by Elicia Hyder #ParanormalRomance #Supernatural

I have just read and reviewed this novella ARC, and the book was released a couple of days ago. THE REGULAR GUY is part of a series I’ve been enjoying very much – you’ll have seen me review previous books if you’ve been here for a while. If not, you can take a look at […]

Readers, I need your help! #amwriting #fantasy

I am currently focussing on writing my next novel, which means social media is a bit lower on my radar just now, so if you think I’m ignoring you, please believe me, it isn’t deliberate! I’m never going to be a quick writer, I think I’ve made that clear before, but I’d like to be […]

Help! My interview is nigh! #POW2 and #KindleCountdown #sale

A couple weeks ago I posted about THE POWER OF WRITING telesummit. Did you join up? Remember, it’s FREE… It’s into the last week now, but I thought I’d give you a reminder as my interview goes out this week – tomorrow, in fact (Tuesday), and you can still sign up (free, remember?) if you […]

Book Blitz- FORSAKEN NORSE WIND by Ciara Lake #AdultFantasy

I’ve not read anything with a troll of the handsome variety before, so this one piqued my interest… About the Book: A troll, a mortal, and a love hot enough to melt ice. Trapped in a vicious life, Breanna Devion survives only by the strength of her heart. Determined to have more than what her […]

Quotations by J.R.R. Tolkien

Originally posted on charles french words reading and writing:
(https://en.wikipedia.org) All of the following quotations are by J.R.R. Tolkien “I have claimed that Escape is one of the main functions of fairy-stories, and since I do not disapprove of them, it is plain that I do not accept the tone of scorn or pity with…

Spotlight & #giveaway – TRIBAL AFFAIRS by Matt Dallmann #YAfantasy

This book sounds fun, so I thought I’d share with you guys – oh, and there’s a giveaway to win a paperback copy, open Internationally! Plus one $20 Amazon gift card up for grabs as well. Book Details: Book Title: Tribal Affairs by Matt Dallmann Category: YA Fiction, 277 pages Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Matt Dallmann […]

How I sold 1,000 books over the holidays #marketing #bestseller

Here is my promised share of how I sold 1000 books and became a bestseller (in Canada and Australia, at any rate) over the 10 days of the Christmas/New Year holiday. Settle in, folks, this is going to be a long post. First up, what I did was nothing ground breaking, just plain old advertising […]

How to write horses wrong – reblog #writing

Back in November, I copied a post from Nicholas C. Rossis’ blog, in turn reblogged from Dan Koboldt, about casting horses in fiction. I subsequently followed Dan’s blog and a while ago he added a further post on the subject, which I’d like to share with you now, as it made me nod my head […]