Title: The Vampire Knitting Club Author: Nancy Warren Age group: Adult Genre: cozy mystery Subgenre: urban fantasy Page count: 219 Rating: * * * This book is the first in a cozy mystery series. I'm usually not a fan of "knit lit." As much as I want to read it, I usually find it too sentimental.… Continue reading Petite Critique: The Vampire Knitting Club
The books: Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia Hungry Demigods by Andrea Tang Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins The Price of Meat by K.J. Charles Kitty's Big Trouble by Carrie Vaughn Stella by Starlight by Sharron M. Draper I'm late to the party on the Hunger Games books, but those were some… Continue reading January 2018 Wrap Up
When is this book coming out? February 27, 2018 What is this book even about? THIS IS BOOK 3 IN THE EVIE CAPPELLI SERIES. Evie Cappelli is not a people-person. Unfortunately, her boyfriend Micha definitely is, and so Evie gets dragged along for a weekend of ghost hunting with her cousin, his boyfriend, and three… Continue reading Q&A: Moreau House
Last week I introduced you to Cora, one of the new-ish characters in Moreau House. There are two other new characters in this book, and I love them both. My one regret in writing Moreau House is that I couldn't give them bigger roles. But who knows? Maybe they'll get a short story later on...(no… Continue reading Moreau House Teaser: Trojan & Vanity
Title: Hungry Demigods Author: Andrea Tang Genre: Adult urban fantasy Subgenre: n/a Length: Short story Rating: * * * * * I don't normally read short stories, let alone review them--especially from authors I'm unfamiliar with, but when I saw Andrea's pitch on Twitter, I knew I had to read it. Immediately. Franco-Chinese-Canadian urban fantasy… Continue reading Petite Critique: Hungry Demigods
In contrast to all the new characters introduced in THE FERRYMEN, MOREAU HOUSE has a much more limited cast, which is honestly how I prefer to work--I like having a "closed set." Cora was first introduced in the short THE TEN OF CUPS (which can be found in THE NIGHT WARS COLLECTION). She and Isaiah… Continue reading Moreau House Teaser: Cora
With just over two months to go until MOREAU HOUSE comes out, I wanted to give you guys a quick preview! Below the cut you'll find the first chapter of volume three in the Evie Cappelli series. It's behind the cut because it does contain spoilers for THE FERRYMEN, so if you haven't read that… Continue reading Moreau House Preview
Are you excited? I am. The third and final book in the Evie Cappelli series will be out next year. If you're a member of my mailing list or my Patreon, then you already knew that. In fact, this would be old news to you. But, if you're not, never fear (and don't forget to sign… Continue reading Moreau House Release Date and Cover Reveal!
Micha is demi-pan. I know I listed him as being just pansexual in my last round up of things you didn't know, but the more I write his character, the more I realized he was on the asexual spectrum, and that gender is pretty meaningless to him, in terms of attraction. While the first draft… Continue reading 5 MORE things you didn’t know about the Evie Cappelli series
THE FERRYMEN will be out tomorrow, but you can still set up a pre-order on Amazon. As an added bonus, I've set up a new pattern to go with the book! This easy sock pattern can be found in my Ravelry shop, or on the Patterns tab at the top of the page. The ankle… Continue reading New Book, New Pattern!