Tag: speculative fiction

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): No Unturned Stone by David James Warren

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): No Unturned Stone by David James Warren

Posted April 8, 2021 / 9 Comments

Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour for No Unturned Stone by David James Warren, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Keep reading for an intriguing excerpt! The continuing adventures of Rembrandt Stone from the creative minds of James L. Rubart, Susan May Warren, and newcomer David Curtis Warren, writing collectively […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Dark of Night by Carrie Cotten

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Dark of Night by Carrie Cotten

Posted March 25, 2021 / 7 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Blitz for Dark of Night by Carrie Cotten, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! HAPPY RELEASE DAY to Carrie & Dark of Night – keep reading for an excerpt! Title: Dark of Night Series: Dreamwalker #2 Author: Carrie Cotten Publisher: independently published Release Date: March 25, 2021 […]


Book Spotlight: Anything But Groovy by Amanda Lauer

Book Spotlight: Anything But Groovy by Amanda Lauer

Posted February 27, 2021 / 0 Comments

ANYTHING BUT GROOVY GENRE: Inspirational Young Adult / Time Travel PUBLISHER: Full Quiver Publishing RELEASE DATE: February 26, 2021 PAGES: 207 Morgan is looking forward to junior high school and all the adventures it holds in store for her. But after a collision on the volleyball court, she wakes up […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Carrie Cotten & Dark of Night

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Carrie Cotten & Dark of Night

Posted February 26, 2021 / 24 Comments

I’m delighted to welcome Carrie Cotten back to the blog today to chat about her new novel, Dark of Night – plus, she’s sharing a yummy recipe from the book! DARK OF NIGHT SERIES: Dreamwalker #2 GENRE: Inspirational Speculative Fiction RELEASE DATE: March 25, 2021 PAGES: 329 A new life, […]




Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Time to Shine by Jo Elliott

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Time to Shine by Jo Elliott

Posted November 9, 2020 / 31 Comments

Time to Shine, On Tour with Prism Book Tours TIME TO SHINE SERIES: History Village #3 GENRE: Christian Middle Grade/Lower YA Sci-Fi, Time Travel RELEASE DATE: September 10, 2020 PAGES: 171 Ally, Josh and Brendan are half siblings living in Australia who have a difficult situation to face at School […]


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 […]