About eighteen months ago, I became significantly more picky about which review requests I accepted from authors. Some book bloggers refuse to read indie books, and most of us have genre specifications. But these days I tend to look a little deeper than beyond cover and blurb. After clashing with an author who requested an… Continue reading What’s on the reading pile – The Collision
I've been reading a bit more straight-up fantasy lately, and I think it's something to do with my latest niggling feeling to write a fantasy series. This is way in the future, after I've done at least four or five urban fantasy series. I don't want to distract from the stuff I'm really passionate about,… Continue reading What’s on the reading pile – The Witch of Selvenor
I am a huge fan of author Jessie Thomas, as evidenced by my review of her debut novel Baptism of Fire. Which I mercifully bought in paperback format on a whim without knowing the first thing about either book nor author. This lady is just starting out in her author career, but in my opinion,… Continue reading What’s on the reading pile – Kiss Me Deadly
Uncomfortable reality setting in: I'm currently unable to buy books. This is the price I pay for throwing all that I have into my dreams and for clarity, I regret nothing. While I'm still in the investment stage of this authoring venture, I need to cut back on everything. That means getting hold of free… Continue reading What’s on the reading pile? I don’t know!
The Secret Library is coming up to its three year anniversary. Still not entirely sure when it is, all I know is it's coming! It still seems impossible that the blog has been around for that long, as it only started out as a means to share thoughts and opinions on the books I read.… Continue reading What’s on the reading pile – Scars of Cereba