Edmonton authors Premee Mohammed and Rhonda Parrish do a double launch for their new Fall titles. The event is this Thursday from 7pm – 8pm and can even be done virtually! The Annual Migration of Clouds has been called A dark, strange tale of the future that elegantly balances existential horror against necessary hope. Premee… Continue reading Double Launch of Premee Mohammed and Rhonda Parrish at Aubrey’s Books October 14th
A big thank you to Marcia for originating Mailbox Monday. In this weekly meme you share books which came into your home during the week. I bought the first book for myself, the next two were birthday gifts, and the last was from the library. Here are the books I picked up this week: One… Continue reading Mailbox Monday – June 28th
Title: Swashbuckling Cats Editor: Rhonda Parrish Publisher: Tyche Books Source: NetGalley from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. If you think cats and water donâ€™t mix, think again. Plunge into worlds of piratical cats: some selfish, some mischievous, all fond of hitting the catnip stash. From ships on the deep blue sea, to… Continue reading Swashbuckling Cats edited by Rhonda Parrish
Title: Scarecrow Editor: Rhonda Parrish Publisher: World Weaver Press Source: My personal library Hay-men, mommets, tattie bogles, kakashi, tao-taoâ€”whether formed of straw or other materials, the tradition of scarecrows is pervasive in farming cultures around the world. The scarecrow serves as decoy, proxy, and effigyâ€”human but not human. We create them in our image… Continue reading Scarecrow edited by Rhonda Parrish
Title:Â Waste Not: And Other Funny Zombie Stories Author: Rhonda Parrish Publisher: Poise and Pen Publishing Source: Author Full disclosure: I’ve been online friends with Rhonda for several years and I tend to think anything she does is pretty great. Waste Not is a very small collection; it contains a total of three stories. You can… Continue reading Waste Not: And Other Funny Zombie Stories by Rhonda Parrish
You know what today is, right? It’s the official release day for C is for Chimera. I received an electronic ARC for review but haven’t read it yet. I misplaced my kindle cord and the poor thing has been sitting dormant for over a month. To date, I still haven’t found it so I ordered… Continue reading Release Day for C is for Chimera
Do you know what happened today? My friend’s latest anthology, CORVIDAE, was released. Associated with life and death, disease and luck, corvids have long captured mankindâ€™s attention, showing up in mythology as the companions or manifestations of deities, and starring in stories from Aesop to Poe and beyond. In Corvidae birds are born of… Continue reading A Flock of Shiny Stories!
I love the premise behind A is for Apocalypse and I believe you will too. What do you get when you take twenty-six amazing writers, randomly assign them a letter of the alphabet and give them complete artistic freedom within a theme? A is for Apocalypse A is for Apocalypse contains twenty-six apocalyptic stories written… Continue reading A is for Apocalypse Cover Reveal Day
Gals! Guys! I’m participating in a cover reveal on the 13th. I can’t tell you anything about it until then. Just know I saw the cover today and additional promo material got me excited to read this book. I hope you’ll find the premise interesting. Come back on the 13th!
Oh!Â I nearly forgot to tell you about a current giveaway and an upcoming recipe exchange. Rhonda Parrish is giving away a copy of Shades of Greenon Goodreads.Â The contest ends on September 30th.Â I reviewed Shades of Green in February and followed that up with an interview. Starting October 5th, Beth Cato is holding… Continue reading Giveaway and Recipe Exchange from Two Writing Friends