Tag: speculative fiction

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Carrie Cotten & Dreamwalker

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Carrie Cotten & Dreamwalker

Posted October 15, 2020 / 19 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author Carrie Cotten to the blog to chat about her new book Dreamwalker! Carrie is a recent transplant to the Appalachian mountains where she and her family are trying their hand at homesteading in the tranquil community of Grassy Creek, North Carolina. By day she […]




New Releases I’m Excited About: Late 2020 Youth & Speculative Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Late 2020 Youth & Speculative Fiction

Posted August 29, 2020 / 0 Comments

Hi again! We’re continuing our week-long preview of the fabulous books releasing from September-December 2020. Today we’re also looking at Late 2020 Youth & Speculative New Releases. I group these two categories together because so many young adult novels are speculative that when I first started doing this I couldn’t […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Shawn Smucker & These Nameless Things

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Shawn Smucker & These Nameless Things

Posted July 6, 2020 / 11 Comments

Delighted to be hosting Shawn Smucker on the blog today to chat about his new book These Nameless Things! Shawn Smucker is the author of the award-winning novel, Light from Distant Stars, the young adult novels The Day the Angels Fell and The Edge of Over There, and the memoir Once We Were Strangers. He […]



New Releases I’m Excited About: Early 2020 Speculative & Youth

New Releases I’m Excited About: Early 2020 Speculative & Youth

Posted January 9, 2020 / 9 Comments

Hi friends! It’s time for a new season of new books! At the start of each new publishing season, I find myself buried a little deeper beneath my TBR pile (the term ‘pile’ is misleadingly small), and the early 2020 crop of new releases is positively magnificent. So long, all […]


First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): Brand of Light

First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): Brand of Light

Posted December 20, 2019 / 9 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Friday, hosted by Hoarding Books!!! Since it’s Friday, it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today, I’m featuring the first line of Brand of Light by Ronie Kendig, currently on tour with JustRead […]


First Line Friday (week 173): The Camera Never Lies

First Line Friday (week 173): The Camera Never Lies

Posted December 13, 2019 / 10 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Friday, hosted by Hoarding Books!!! Since it’s Friday, it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today, I’m featuring the first line of The Camera Never Lies by David Rawlings, currently on tour with […]



Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Brand of Light by Ronie Kendig

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Brand of Light by Ronie Kendig

Posted December 5, 2019 / 5 Comments

Brand of Light by Ronie Kendig, On Tour with Prism Book Tours BRAND OF LIGHT SERIES: The Droseran Saga #1 GENRE: SciFi, Space Opera PUBLISHER: Enclave Publishing RELEASE DATE: December 3rd 2019 PAGES: 400 There’s a price on her head, and it has everything to do with the brand on […]



Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Chad Pettit & Fate of the Redeemed

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Chad Pettit & Fate of the Redeemed

Posted October 20, 2019 / 7 Comments

Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour & Giveaway for Fate of the Redeemed by Chad Pettit, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! FATE OF THE REDEEMED Series: Journey of Fate #2 Author: Chad Pettit Publisher: Ambassador International Release Date: October 1, 2019 Genre: Suspense Fantasy An angel with amnesia. A […]



Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Laura Gallier & The Deception

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Laura Gallier & The Deception

Posted September 5, 2019 / 17 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Laura Gallier to the blog today to chat about her new novel The Deception! In a youth culture intrigued by the paranormal yet often skeptical of biblical claims, Laura Gallier seeks to bring awareness and understanding to issues surrounding the supernatural. Having battled her own […]




Author Interview: J.M. MacLeod & Inception of a Brigade

Author Interview: J.M. MacLeod & Inception of a Brigade

Posted June 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

I’m pleased to introduce you today to J.M. MacLeod, here today to chat about his new fantasy novel, Inception of a Brigade! John has worked as a stringer photojournalist for The Courier of Littleton, NH, and staff writer/photographer for The Caledonian Record in St. Johnsbury, VT. He has directed evangelistic […]