Tag: New To You 2015 Reading Challenge

Dec 29 2015

End of the year Book Reviews part 1 #NewToYouRC #FirstReads

A Lenape among the Quakers: The Life of Hannah Freeman This book reads the way a TV documentary sounds. Chapter 3 has valuable insights and I wish more people knew these details. I’d definitely recommend this book to anyone interested in history, especially early American history. A fascinating factoid from the book: Pennsylvania’s homicide rate …

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Jul 04 2015

Reviews of Books Read in June #firstreads #NewToYouRC

As promised in my goal post, here are the three books that I read in June. Reviewed at last! All of these authors were new to me (though they are not debut authors by any standard). I also managed to cross two off my 2015 reading challenge — A popular authors first book (according to …

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Jan 30 2015

Update of Goals, Dreams, and Plans

Here are my current goals and review of goals from the past:   It isn’t enough just to have a good list of goals. There also has to be a plan, some way to execute them. I feel strongly about my reading goals. Last year I didn’t keep track of everything I read, and I …

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Jan 27 2015

Using #writetip and #querytip to Express Myself plus a Book Review of Write Good or Die by Scott Nicholson

  This will be split into three parts. The first will include a review of a book I finished reading on Jan 11. The second part will include tips from the Fellowship of Fantasy Writers tour. And the third will be tips from me. I’ve done this post using images so that you can PIN …

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Jan 25 2015

The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms by N.K. Jemisin #FirstReads Book Review

I read this book because it was the Fantasy Faction book club” selection this month. My complete thoughts are on the forum, which contains spoilers. This book has gods and mortals, and ends with a great twist for both. There’s more going on in this story than normal. A few of the character names refer …

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Jan 24 2015

I made #timetoread WRONG!: A themed anthology 2014

WRONG!: A themed anthology 2014

My review of ” WRONG!: A themed anthology 2014 “ Special Notes: I am one of the authors who won a spot in this anthology. Proceeds from sales of “WRONG!: A themed anthology 2014” will benefit cancer patients in writing courses. Review:   There is something for nearly every fiction reader in this collection. My personal …

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