Book Reviews, Fiction, Writing

A sale, an interview, and a review!

SALE!!! High Tea & Flip-Flops will be priced in the US for only $1.99 the whole month of May! As one reviewer said, it’s “Perfect for a lazy afternoon and an umbrella drink.” Here’s the link: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00YNKHFII in case you'd like to share it with a friend. I'm working on a sequel now. I mean, you… Continue reading A sale, an interview, and a review!

Book Reviews, Opinion, Writing

Why give 4 stars to a book when the climax disappointed me?

I read Stephen King's latest novel, Revival, this month. I didn't look at reader reviews until after I finished the book. But I'd seen some quotes from professional reviewers who called it terrifying, scary, or horrifying. But then, King's publisher wouldn't choose to quote any reviewer who said otherwise, would they? When I checked the… Continue reading Why give 4 stars to a book when the climax disappointed me?

Author, Book Reviews, Books

Kasie West is my hero!

Last night, I had the thrill of attending a book signing at my local Barnes & Noble. This was no ordinary signing. The event marked the first sell date of Kasie West’s debut novel Pivot Point. The place was packed. They sold out all the copies in stock and took orders for more. I've known… Continue reading Kasie West is my hero!