I love fantasy novels with a desert setting. There is an added edge of danger and a certain mysteriousness air created by the endless dunes or craggy mesas. These eight novels deliver epic stories and adventures.
Now in no particular... Read more
I received an ARC Irresistible World Building For Unforgettable Stories by Janeen Ippolito in return for a honest review.
Here is the book blurb:
Write stories with worlds that create... Read more
I picked up this book thanks to the suggestion of a friend. I want to read more classic fantasy novels and my friend thought it would be a good fit especially since I have an animal like race in my upcoming novel Rise Of The Shadow Lord.
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Another day, another #WIPJoy challenge. Time to share a line from the Rise Of The Shadow Lord that surprised me. I wrote a scene where the Animalian Exile Awesome Possum spent the night in a captured village.
When he woke up the next... Read more
What are my three favorite characters other than the main character?
I would have to choose Awesome Possum the Animalian Exile, Francis the Sassy Assassin and Jaden the Mineralite Lord. Francis makes a surprise visit in my short story,... Read more
I picked up this book thanks to GoodReads newsletter. I am a fan for life of Scott Meyer and will read everything he puts out. Off To Be The Wizard follows ... Read more
Next #WIPjoy challenge, introduce your main character with a line.
Instead of telling him how she felt Sihara said, “It amazes me how graceful someone can be when they are dancing with something as destructive as fire.” Read more
If my novel wasn't written, by me, what would make me pick it up?
The Rise Of The Shadow Lord is a steampunk, euroasian fantasy with elemental abilities and political intrigue. The only thing it's missing is dragons as a central componant... Read more
A century of war.
A deadly curse.
A marriage that could save them all.
Sihara Dayel is torn between duty and happiness. An alliance with a violent steam powered kingdom is her country's last hope against the Empire of... Read more