Writerly Things 3/16/2020: YA Writing Tips Traci Kenworth


Writerly Things 3/16/2020: YA Writing Tips Traci Kenworth Looking for some tips for YA writing? The following instances may help you especially when you’re stuck or facing that blank page and unsure of what to write about. Prompts. These seem to help YA writing a lot. In truth, ANY writing. Prompts give us something to […]

Book Talk 3/19/2020: What I'm Reading in YA Traci Kenworth


Book Talk 3/15/2020: What I’m Reading in YA Traci Kenworth I’m reading Kalona’s Fall: A House of Night novella by Kristin and P.C. Cast, Uglies by Scott Westerfield, So Fierce and Broken by Brigid Kemmerer, Through The Nethergate by Robbie Cheadle, Chosen by Kiersten White, Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas, Subject A36 by […]

Book Talk…7/12/19: Stephanie Garber’s Finale Traci Kenworth


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…12/14/18: Roshani Chokshi’s The Gilded Wolves


Book Talk 12/14/18: Roshani Chokshi’s The Gilded Wolves Traci Kenworth   The Gilded Wolves by Roshani Chokshi. MacMillan. Jan. 15th, 2019. Netgalley.   Amazon’s blurb: From New York Times bestselling author Roshani Chokshi comes a novel set in Paris during a time of extraordinary change–one that is full of mystery, decadence, and dangerous desires… No one believes […]

Guest: Mae Clair with her new cover reveal!


  Release Date: January 15, 2019 Genre: Mystery/Suspense/Supernatural Thriller Publisher:  Kensington Publishing • Lyrical Underground Imprint BLURB: The past is never truly buried… Generations of Jillian Cley’s family have been tasked with a strange duty—tending the burial plot of Gabriel Vane, whose body was the first to be interred in the Hode’s Hill cemetery. Jillian […]

Book Talk: Legendary, a Carvel novel by Stephanie Garber


Book Talk…7/13/18 Traci Kenworth   Legendary: A Caravel Novel by Stephanie Garber. Flat Iron Books 2018.   As always, Amazon blurb: The instant #1 New York Times bestseller!  Stephanie Garber’s limitless imagination takes flight once more in the colorful, mesmerizing, and immersive sequel to the bestselling breakout debut Caraval A heart to protect. A debt to repay. A […]

Reading Links…6/19/18


Reading Links…6/19/18 Traci Kenworth   Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF: https://audreydriscoll.com/2018/06/15/free-on-kindle-hunting-the-phoenix-book-4-of-the-herbert-west-series/ Journalist Alma Halsey chases the story of a lifetime to Providence, Rhode Island and finds more than she expected – an old lover, Charles Milburn, and an old adversary, renegade physician Herbert West, living under the name Francis Dexter. Fire throws her into proximity with them both, rekindling […]

Writing Links…6/18/18


Writing Links…6/18/18 Traci Kenworth   Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF: https://mythcreants.com/blog/lessons-from-the-rambling-writing-of-handbook-for-mortals/ “Last year, Handbook for Mortals by Lani Sarem cheated its way to the top of the New York Times YA bestseller list. It wasn’t #1 for long, though. Observers quickly noticed how strange it was that a book no one had heard of by a brand new publisher […]