BBNYA Book Spotlight: Untouched by Jayme Bean

Untouched by Jayme Bean Genre: Adventure, LBGTQ+, Suspense Published: 17 May 2021 Length: 412 Pages Summary Dr. Julia Morrow and her graduate students, David and Marisol, embark on a research trip to explore a remote section of the Amazon rainforest. When their trails seem to change direction at will and they find themselves lost and Read More

Cover Reveal: The Witching Tides by Margaret Meyer

The Witching Tides by Margaret Meyer is an exciting debut with historical witchy vibes and today I’m sharing the cover with you! Blurb THERE IS POWER IN SILENCE East Anglia, 1645. Martha Hallybread, a midwife, healer and servant, has lived peacefully for more than four decades in her beloved Cleftwater. Everyone in the village knows Read More

SPSFC Review: Tropical Punch by SC Jensen

Now that all of the quarter-finalists for the Wayward Stars have been announced, everyone will read the six books, review them, and score them. The reviews will appear on any of our ‘homes’ but we’ll save the final score until the end. First up from me, my review of Tropical Punch I finished Tropical Punch Read More

BBNYA Book Spotlight: Dragon’s Reach by JA Andrews

Dragon’s Reach by JA Andrews Genre: Epic Fantasy Published: 19 May 2020 Length: 614 Pages Summary Sable has spent ten years trapped in the slums, indebted to a ruthless gang boss Kiva, and scrambling to keep her younger sister safe. She has nothing but the power to feel the truth in people’s words and a Read More

SPSFC: Thieves of Joy, The Tide Erases All, I’m in Sci-Fi Hell, Tropical Punch

I’m back without another batch of books! I think by the end of the week, we’ll have announced all quarter finalists. For now, I’ve got four books to talk about. All books were read by at least two members of the Wayward Stars for 20-25%. Thieves of Joy I took on Thieves of Joy as Read More

ARC Review: The Red Scholar’s Wake by Aliette de Bodard

Thank you to the author, the publisher, and Netgalley, for providing a free ARC in exchange for an honest review. The Red Scholar’s Wake is the first full novel in the Xuya universe created by Aliette de Bodard. I’ve read nearly every story set in it and I loved all of them, so I was Read More

Cover Reveal: We Deserve to Exist: An Inked in Gray Anthology

It’s been a hot minute but it’s finally time to talk more about this exciting project! I submitted a short story months ago and was accepted to be part of this anthology. No Monster of Frankstein will be in this fantastic collection and I’m honoured to share the pages with all these other talented authors. Read More

BBNYA Book Spotlight: Blood of Heirs by Alicia Wanstall-Burke

Blood of Heirs by Alicia Wanstall-Burke Genre: Fantasy (dark, epic) Published: 27 October 2018 Length: 335 Pages Summary How far would you go into the darkness to reclaim what you have lost? Lidan Tolak is the fiercest of her father’s daughters; more than capable of one day leading her clan. But caught between her warring Read More