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The Bird and the Blade Blog ..

The Bird and the Blade Blog Tour

  ABOUT THE BOOK The Bird and the Blade by Megan Bannen Publisher: Balzer + Bray Release Date: June 5, 2018 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Synopsis: As a slave in the Kipchak Khanate, Jinghua has lost everything: her home, her family, her freedom … until she finds herself an unlikely conspirator in the escape of […]

June 2, 2018

The Greatest Adventure…..

The Greatest Adventure….A TBF Journey

As ever, Laura and I made the trip to Rochester NY for TBF. The 2018 event promised to be amazing as there were several authors we were excited to see. Many of these authors of these authors were ones that we grew up with as children including Margret Peterson Haddix, Bruce Coville, and Tamora Pierce. […]

May 20, 2018

King of Scars by Leigh Bardu..

King of Scars by Leigh Bardugo- Cover Talk

    Though as far as I know the cover reveal wasn’t slated until about 2 hours from now, Amazon apparently didn’t get the message and released the following cover on their website. Ladies and gentlemen, I give you the cover for KING OF SCARS, book one in a duology featuring our favorite GrishaVerse king. […]

April 30, 2018
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Choosing Excellence Over Laz..

Choosing Excellence Over Laziness, a GUEST POST by Chelsea Bobulski- OAAA 2018

  I am operating from deep within the Revision Cave, with four deadlines fast approaching for four different projects, and so I thought this would be the perfect time to talk about a problem I often encounter within myself when Revision Time rolls around, and that is my precondition toward laziness. It’s actually really fascinating […]

April 30, 2018

The Book Loft- A Side Trip A..

The Book Loft- A Side Trip Adventure

No book festival trip is complete without a side trip to a bookstore. Luckily Columbus is home to one of the most unique bookstores we’ve visited so far. I have already been to The Book Loft before but for Laura this was a new experience. Same for my sister and her little nugget (my nephew). […]

April 28, 2018

Adult Male Fiction and Dan B..

Adult Male Fiction and Dan Brown: Some Thoughts

These days the ever popular victim of the female disgust in literature is the adult male description of female characters. These posts turn into memes and we all get a hearty laugh out of it. Haha men can’t write women because of “insert reason here”. I admittedly laugh and share. But I don’t read a […]

April 27, 2018

The Fringe Life of Butterfli..

The Fringe Life of Butterflies, A GUEST POST by Lorie Langdon

THE FRINGE LIFE OF RAINBOW-BUTTERFLIES   Some people are born to fit in. You know the ones. They arrive for kindergarten in a classic pink dress and sweater set with such a deep, abiding confidence that it draws people into their light like little moth minions. Even the teachers give them special privileges such as […]

April 25, 2018

A Moment with Margaret Peter..

A Moment with Margaret Peterson Haddix- OAAA 2018

ABOUT MARGARET: Margaret Peterson Haddix grew up on a farm near Washington Court House, Ohio. She graduated from Miami University (of Ohio) with degrees in English/journalism, English/creative writing and history. Before her first book was published, she worked as a newspaper copy editor in Fort Wayne, Indiana; a newspaper reporter in Indianapolis; and a community […]

April 20, 2018

Ash Princess by Laura Sebast..

Ash Princess by Laura Sebastian- ASH PRINCESS BLOG TOUR

4 Nuts Awww yeah. Fans of the WINNER’S CURSE Trilogy have a new book to read that’s right up their alley. Invaders colonizing a conquered land, the oppressed fighting back against their oppressors, and a brilliant young woman right in the center of it all. That’s ASH PRINCESS in a nutshell. Where Kestral was a […]

April 18, 2018

An Interview with Liz Coley,..

An Interview with Liz Coley, OAAA 2018

About LIZ: Liz Coley’s short fiction has appeared in Cosmos magazine and speculative fiction anthologies. Her passions beyond reading and writing include singing, photography, and baking. She plays competitive tennis locally in Ohio to keep herself fit and humble. With a background in science, Liz follows her interest in understanding “the way we work” down […]

April 15, 2018