Guest Post: Shira Anthony, Mega Contest Time and the Release of Encore!

“Moving on from Music” by Shira Anthony Thanks, Melanie, for hosting the Encore release day party on your blog! It’s such a pleasure to be here today. I’d crank up the music, but I’m not sure if we should play Tchaikovsky or The Who. Roger and John might be just as conflicted. They love just… Continue reading Guest Post: Shira Anthony, Mega Contest Time and the Release of Encore!

Review: Conquer the Flames (Lang Downs #4) by Ariel Tachna

Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Thorne Lachlan, a firefighter for the Royal Fire Service, arrives at Lang Downs when a grassfire brings him onto the station to ask for assistance and prepare them for evacuation if necessary.  A former Commando for the Australian Army, Thorne has retired, beset by nightmares and blackouts, a  victim of… Continue reading Review: Conquer the Flames (Lang Downs #4) by Ariel Tachna

Review: Dominant Predator (The Borders War #2) by S.A. McAuley

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars It’s the year 2558 and the various governments that rose after the last world war (also known as the Borders War) had come together at their first attempt to revive the Olympic Games.  But instead of peace,  a revolution was started. With one bullet Merq Grayson both assassinated the… Continue reading Review: Dominant Predator (The Borders War #2) by S.A. McAuley

Review: Fragile Bond by Rhi Etzweiler

Rating: 5 stars Sniper Sergeant Marc Staille and his trusty rifle, Mat are on duty, taking down the tawnies, the native dirt-colored predators that live on the on the desert planet of Horace Deuce-Niner targeted for mining by his employer.  His job is to go in and take out any non sentient indigenous creatures that might threaten… Continue reading Review: Fragile Bond by Rhi Etzweiler

Sneak Peak at the Sequel to The General and The Horse-Lord by Sarah Black (Excerpt)

Early this month, we had a guest blog by author Sarah Black and a giveaway of her latest book, The General and the Horse-Lord.  Well, the response was wonderful and the book’s reception has been great.  I gave it 5 stars (as have other  reviewers) and picked it to land on Scattered Thoughts Best of… Continue reading Sneak Peak at the Sequel to The General and The Horse-Lord by Sarah Black (Excerpt)

Glorious Books, A Web Hunt and Glorious Weather Too! What A Week It’s Going To Be!

The weather is perfection today so I am getting ready to pull on the gardening gloves, turn the water for the outside faucets back on and prepare to spend the day getting down and dirty.  I have ferns, some grasses and even an English Daisy or two to plant and weeds to uproot.  To say… Continue reading Glorious Books, A Web Hunt and Glorious Weather Too! What A Week It’s Going To Be!