2021 Reading Challenge

2021 Reading Challenge
Jill Elizabeth has read 3 books toward her goal of 245 books.

Book Review: Under the Whispering Door by TJ Klune

Oh my goodness but TJ Klune writes the most magical incredible stories! I absolutely loved this one… It was a difficult read for me – my dad died a year ago, and I’ve been struggling with grief for some time now. A book focused on death and the afterlife may seem like a strange choice […]

Book Review: Archibald Finch and the Lost Witches

I’m so disappointed… I really liked the way this one started. But then, ugh.

The one thing that drives me crazy is when a book in a series just stops. “To be continued” is not how you end a book – it is how you end an installment program, where the next installment will […]

Book Review: Curse of the Divine by Kim Smejkal

I absolutely loved the first book in this duology and couldn’t wait to dig into the second. This is a marvelously ingenious world, populated by characters and abilities that are both wholly original and highly referential. It makes for a comforting feel of falling into the story, yet with a constant edge-of-your-seat quality because you […]

Book Review: Unthinkable by Brad Parks

I really liked the way this one started. I hadn’t read Brad Parks before, although head certainly heard of him. The premise and setup were intriguing and well-managed – unfortunately about 40% in it felt like it was floundering and I started to lose my feel for the characters and the story. I didn’t see […]

Guest Post: My Author’s Journey (or How I Became an Accidental Publisher) by Zen Grandma, Author of Secrets to Understanding a Toddler for First Time Parents, an Essential Guide

Today I’m pleased to introduce you to Zen Grandma and her new how-to for first-time parents, Secrets to Understanding a Toddler for First Time Parents, an Essential Guide. She’s sharing how she developed her book – and got into the world of online publishing along the way! Enjoy…

My Author’s Journey (or How I […]