Book Review: The Taking Of Jake Livingston

In preparation for the spooky season, I decided to read The Taking of Jake Livingston by Ryan Douglass. Synopsis: Jake Livingston is one of the only Black kids at St. Clair Prep, one of the others being his infinitely more popular older brother. It’s hard enough fitting in but to make matters worse and definitely…

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Book Review: Watch Over Me

I read another book almost a year after it was published. Am I surprised? No way. But I should have read this book sooner because it was good. This time, I read Watch Over Me by Nina Lacour. Synopsis: Mila is used to being alone. Maybe that’s why she said yes. Yes to a second…

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Book review: Specter

This was a book that I read as part of being a panelist for the BBNYA group this past year and now we are doing book tours for the winners so here is my review of Specter by Katie Jane Gallagher. Synopsis: Horror aficionado Lanie Adams should be thrilled when two eighties-era ghosts materialize in…

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Book Highlight: Walking With Ghosts On Ward’s Pond

Walking with Ghosts on Ward’s Pond Genre: Mystery Expected Publication Date: July A hundred-year-old unsolved mystery resurfaces when journalist Charlie Baxter becomes consumed with finding out the truth. After discovering his bloodline includes a potential murderer, Charlie sets out to clear his family’s name—only to find that everyone has an opinion, but does anyone have…

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Guest Post: Creating Powerful Characters

Get ready to explore a gem of mythic fiction in Michael Williams’ Dominic’s Ghosts Blog Tour. Taking place February 13-20, 2019, this blog tour celebrates a new stand-alone novel in Michael’s ambitious City Quartet. Atmospheric and thought-provoking, Dominic’s Ghosts will take you on a unique kind of journey that involves a conspiracy, legends, and insights…

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Book Review: You Should Come With We Now

I recently finished a book sent to me by STORGY for review called You Should Come With Me Now by John Harrison. ‘You Should Come With Me Now’ an anthology by M. John Harrison from the wonderful Independent publisher Comma Press boasted a collection of short stories that were quite different and a joy to read, this…

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