Monthly Archives: October 2017

NaNoWriMo Prep

Tomorrow is November 1 which means it is the first day of National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo). My second book The Second Life of Magnolia Mae was a NaNo project and my third book Jade: Out of the Ashes was … Continue reading

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Fifty Favorites for 2017: Part Ten

I surprised myself by reading four books since my last reading list. It helped that there were five weeks! Here’s what I’ve read since last month: Love’s Full Circle by Cherry Christensen Another sweet romance from Cherry Christensen. Kayden is … Continue reading

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Finding New Favorites

The question I proposed for this week was: What is an unusual way in which you have found books or authors? I think all of us know fellow writers and read their books, and their friends have friends who write, … Continue reading

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Serendipity Took Me There

Or… I Started the Bear Book Only Because I’d Forgotten to Bring Anything to Read By Jeff Salter This week, we’re blogging about unusual ways we found books or authors and I have a great example of each. One was … Continue reading

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This week we are discussing ways we have discovered books. I don’t think I have ever come across books in an unusual way. I scour the book shelves at all the stores that I go to. I comb through Amazon … Continue reading

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Discovering New Authors

I confess to being swayed by a book’s cover or by the texture of the paper inside when searching for something to read. If the paper bends and flips just right and the finish is smooth, a book is even … Continue reading

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What’s On Your Reading List?

Our topic for the week: An unusual way you found books or authors that you would not have chosen. It’s been a long time since I’ve spent time in a bookstore or library browsing titles and then selecting one. Since … Continue reading

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