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Indie Author Spotlight – K.J Kruk

Hybrid Publishing a Middle-Grade Sci-Fi Novel by K.J. Kruk Every writer dreams about getting published. However, after taking months upon years to finish their manuscripts, they’re greeted with three options: 1. Battle through a million rejection letters for a very slim chance of landing an agent (who may or may not procure them a traditional publishing deal) 2. Go through even more blood, sweat, and tears to try to figure out how to …

June TBR

So many wonderful things to read and do. Here are some highlights! This Time by Azaaa Davis Legendary demon hunter Nadira Holden paid the ultimate price to end the war between demons and hunters. Resurrected in present-day New York, many years have passed, everyone moved on without her, and the demons she once battled have made peace with humans. Nadira no …

First Chapter, First Paragraph – Contact by Carl Sagan

My heart trembles like a poor leaf. The planets whirl in my dreams. The stars press against my window. I rotate in my sleep. My bed is a warm planet.  MARVIN MERCER P.S. 153, Fifth Grade, Harlem New York City, N.Y. (1981)  Book Synopsis At first it seemed impossible – a radio signal that came not from Earth but from far beyond the nearest stars. But then the signal was translated, and what had been …

Bookish Confessions – Author Little Tinkablee

I’ve never actually read a classic novel (Though I plan on changing that this year Before I had start blogging, the only genre of books I’d read were YoungAdult, Paranormal Romances, Erotica’s and anything to do with vampires/werewolves (specifically) and Historical Romances. I’m slightly more attracted to books with beautiful covers and have been guilty of judging a book by …

Review of Sleepless Volume 1 by Sarah Vaughn and Leila Del Duca

About Lady “Poppy” Pyppenia is guarded by the Sleepless Knight Cyrenic, but becomes endangered when an assassin threatens her life in the new king’s reign. As Poppy and Cyrenic try to discover who wants her dead, they must navigate the dangerous waters of life at court, and of their growing feelings for one another. Collects issues 1-6. Stats 3 out …

Boy Scouts and Espionage: Black Badge Vol. 1 by Matt Kindt, Tyler Jenkins, Hilary Jenkins

About An espionage series about a top-secret, elite branch of boy scouts tasked by the government to take on covert missions. Meet the Black Badges, a top-secret branch of boy scouts tasked by the government to take on covert missions that no adult ever could. Among their organization, the Black Badges are the elite—the best of the best. The missions …

Indie Spotlight – David Ellis Overttun

First, let me extend my thanks to you, Beth, for giving me the opportunity to talk about my work. While I don’t presume to speak for all Indie authors, I’m sure it’s a shared sentiment. I have found that trying to be heard is like calling for help in solitary confinement on a desert island screaming into a tin can. …

Happy Publication – Shadow of the Day by Nick Younker

Book Synopsis The suicide of a nine-year-old girl leads a medical examiner and a digital forensics expert to a series of unsettling events. In this quasi-oligarchic future, billions in legacy assets and tangible cash are at stake. The young girl’s death causes systemic unrest in the small Southern Indiana county of Percy, with people torn between bureaucratic loyalty and moral …