Book Talk 9/13/19: What I’m Reading in YA Traci Kenworth In YA, I’m reading Windwitch by Susan Dennard, Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas, Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi, The Girl from the Well by Rin Chupeco, and Dragon’s Oath: A House of Night Novel by P.C. and Kristen Cast.
Writerly Things 9/9/19 How to Turn Excuses into Pluses Traci Kenworth Do you find yourself making excuses as to why you can’t write? This is for you. Excuses Don’t Help Anyone. There’s no need to feel guilty if you can’t write some nights. Or days. It happens to everyone. We get too busy, there’s too […]
Book Talk 9/6/19: Kristin Cashore’s Graceling Traci Kenworth Graceling by Kristin Cashore. Harcourt, Inc. 2008. Amazon’s blurb: Kristin Cashore’s bestselling, award-winning fantasy Graceling tells the story of the vulnerable-yet-strong Katsa, a smart, beautiful teenager who lives in a world where selected people are given a Grace, a special talent that can be anything from dancing to swimming. […]
Seven Links…8/17/19 Traci Kenworth My original links for this week were lost by Overdrive. It was my first and last time trying it. Writing: 1. https://kriswrites.com/2019/08/14/business-musings-expect-success/ “I’ve been doing a series on licensing for writers, which is subtitled “Rethinking the Writing Business.” Normally, I would put this particular blog as Part 8 of the series, […]
Book Talk 8/9/19: Gena Showalter’s The Evil Queen Traci Kenworth The Evil Queen by Gena Showalter. YA Fairytale. Inkyard Press. June 25, 2019. Amazon’s blurb: WELCOME TO THE FOREST OF GOOD AND EVIL. A DREAM COME TRUE…AND A LIVING NIGHTMARE. Far, far away, in the realm of Enchantia, creatures of legend still exist, magic is […]
Book Talk…7/12/19: Stephanie Garber’s Finale Traci Kenworth Finale (conclusion to the Caravel series) by Stephanie Garber. 2019. FlatIron Books. Amazon’s blurb: Welcome, welcome to Finale, the third and final book in Stephanie Garber’s #1 New York Times bestselling Caraval series! A love worth fighting for. A dream worth dying for. An ending worth waiting for. It’s been two […]
Book Talk…6/28/19: Laini Taylor’s Dreams of Gods and Monsters Traci Kenworth Dreams of Gods and Monsters by Laini Taylor. 2014 Hachette Book Group. Amazon’s blurb: What power can bruise the sky? Two worlds are poised on the brink of a vicious war. By way of a staggering deception, Karou has taken control of the chimaera’s […]