Tag: reader

2016 In Review

Hello, my friends! Although there has been a lot of complaining during 2016, and yes, we lost some truly talented and iconic celebrities, but I wanted to take a brief moment and re-cap the wonderful year I have had. The success is because of my friends, my family, my readers, and to all those who […]

Listen to Chapter 1 & 2 of SOUNDS OF SILENCE, read by the author (Me)

SOUNDS OF SILENCE Chapter 1 — read by the author, me! SOUNDS OF SILENCE Chapter 2 — read by the author, me! Thought it might be interesting to post the 1st four chapters of my YA novel, SOUNDS OF SILENCE, as read by the author. I am not a professional. I hope you enjoy it […]

#NextYACraze Book Review: Tallas

On my search for the #NextYaCraze, I recently received and began reading Cathrina Constantine’s Tallas, a dystopian young adult novel. With an alluring cover, and a premise that sounded promising, I was hopeful. The back cover synopsis reads: In a decimated world, setting foot outside the protected village of Tallas is certain death—or so they […]

Search for the Next YA Craze

Can YOU help find the next big YA craze? What genre will it fall under? Dystopian, Utopian, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Horror, Contemporary, adventure, or Humor? I plan to dedicate 2015 to reading MOSTLY (not all, but mostly) YA Books on my search for the Next YA Craze. (#NextYACraze). I don’t want to do it alone! READ the books with […]

Book Review: White Tombs

Recently, I reviewed the fifth book in Christopher Valen’s John Santana saga, Death’s Way. White Tombs is the first title in the series. (I now have all of the five books, and as I read them I will post reviews as well). When Julio Perez in found murdered, Minnesota detective John Santana has a few […]