How to Write a Novel…

“There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.” -Ernest Hemingway Hi everyone! Whether you’ve ever wanted to write a novel and are searching for tips, or have written several but are interested in someone else’s approach… Well, you won’t find any help here, but hopefully this will…

Life Update!

“If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it.” -Toni Morrison Hi everyone! I can’t believe we’re into February already! 2018 is already shaping up to be a fab year for me, so I thought it would be fun to do a little life…

A Celebration of Pride! Interview with Simon James Green

Hey guys! I hope you’re all having a great Pride month! To celebrate Scholastic’s #readwithpride campaign, today I’ve got something exciting for you: An interview with Simon James Green, author of the hilarious Noah Can’t Even, which I definitely recommend you give a read. (You can check out my review here.) Hi Simon, thank you…

Show Stopper Blog Tour

“I feel a tingle run down my spine, just standing here, looking down at the circus. It annoys me, the effect it has on me. It’s a bad place, an evil place.” -Hayley Barker, Show Stopper Hey guys! You might remember me fangirling about the awesome Show Stopper by Hayley Barker not too long ago,…

Interview with Rachel Singleton: Commissioning Editor for Impress Books

Hey guys! Today I have something exciting and different for you all! I was very lucky to have been given the opportunity to interview Rachel Singleton, the commissioning Editor for Impress Books for all of you that are interested in careers in publishing. There are also details about the Impress Prize for new writers-if you’re…

I met Laini Taylor!

“I think you’re a fairy tale. I think you’re magical, and brave, and exquisite. And I hope you’ll let me be in your story.” -Laini Taylor, Strange the Dreamer   … And she was fabulous. After living in deep Spain for yeeeaaars (six years), I had first gotten involved in the book community while I…

Everything Beautiful is not Ruined Blog Tour

“It could have been that I was a child. It could have been that I was biased because she was my mother. Or it could have been that Margot-Sophia Lalonde was massive, larger-than-life, riveting, take-your-breath-away vivid, and astonishing.” -Danielle Younge-Ullman, Everything Beautiful is not Ruined   Hey guys! I’m thrilled that I’m one of today’s…

Books with the most Scrumptious Writing!

And by that, I do not mean about food… I’m talking about books that are written so beautifully that you want to savour each glorious line of prose. Taste the words, biting into the sentences like you’re sampling an exquisite chocolate truffle, letting the sentences melt on your tongue… Not in order, here are my…

Author Interview with Tracey Warr!

Hey guys! I recently participated in the Conquest blog tour with my (spoiler free!) book review (which you can read here), and today I’m interviewing the author herself: Tracey Warr! Here is the blog tour card, so that you can check out the other stops along the way.   Conquest: Daughter of the Last King…

My Writing Life: Inspiration

“You can make anything by writing.” – C.S. Lewis.   Hey guys! Since I know a lot of you are also writers, I decided that it’d be fun to post the occasional update on my writing, as well as share little bits of my writing process and habits.   At the moment, I’m in the…