Nothing new this week. I’ve started reading slowly again but this sinus infection is keeping me down.
The Book Corner 4/16/2020 Loleta Abi Managed to start reading again yesterday. Hope to continue to gain ground there that I lost during all this crisis. I was only able to snag a small amount of time, but hey, that’s a beginning! How are you all doing on your reading? Has the amount grown? Fallen? […]
The Book Corner 3/26/2020: What I’m Reading Loleta Abi This is what I’m reading in non-YA this week: Tidal by Amanda Hocking, Christian Horror by Mike Duran, 5 Secrets of Story Structure by K.M. Weiland, In the Company of Women by Grace Bonney, Layer Your Novel by C.S. Lakin, The Vine Witch by Luanne G. […]
The Book Corner 3/12/2020: Stephen Graham-Jones’s The Only Good Indians Traci Kenworth The Only Good Indians by Stephen Graham-Jones. Gallery/Saga Books. May 19,2020. Netgalley. Amazon’s blurb: “One of 2020’s buzziest horror novels.” —Entertainment Weekly “What Stephen Graham Jones does for me, is create new possibilities for Indigenous storymakers.” —Terese Marie Mailhot, New York Times bestselling […]
The Book Corner 3/5/2020: Suzanne Enoch’s Scot Under the Covers Loleta Abi Scot Under the Covers by Suzanne Enoch. St. Martin’s Paperbacks. Jan. 28, 2020. Netgalley. Amazon’s Blurb: he second in the seductive new Scottish historical romance Wild Wicked Highlanders series from New York Times bestselling author Suzanne Enoch! In Scot Under the Covers, a resourceful English lady […]
The Writer’s Wheel 3/1/2020: How Linda Howard Influenced My Writing Loleta Abi Have you ever had an author influence your writing? Of course, you have! For most of us, their work inspires us to write our own. In the romance field, there’s a lot of authors I’ve been inspired by Diana Gabaldon, Heather Graham, Nora […]
Three Links 2/14/2020 Loleta Abi Writing: 1. https://stevelaube.com/4-things-i-learned-from-rejection/ “Nobody likes to be rejected. Not middle-school dance attenders. Not job applicants. And definitely not writers. Unfortunately, however, rejection pretty much comes with the territory for writers—at least for writers who are brave enough to submit their work to agents or editors for publication. And it hurts. […]
The Book Corner 1/16/2020 The Adds Loleta Abi I’ve also been reading: Diamond City by Francesca Fiores, Scot Under the Covers by Suzanne Enoch, The Earl and the Enchantress by Paulette Golden, The Elvis Room by Stephen Graham Jones, The Only Good Indian by Stephen Graham Jones, and Wild, Wild Rake by Janna McGregor.
My goals for this year are to read 75 novels. I’m trying to up the ante from the year before when I read two short of fifty. What are your plans for reading goals? Or do you not keep track of that? I didn’t before the past year but it’s really helped me to see […]
The Book Corner 12/26/19: Roll-over to New Year in Adult Books Loleta Abi I’m reading Baby Teeth by Zoje Stage, The Institute by Stephen King, Diamond City by Francesca Flores, The Earl & the Enchantress by Paula Golden, Wild, Wild Rake by Janna MacGregor, Wild Cards I by George R.R. Martin, Writing Dark Stories by […]