It's the second week of our readalong of Holly Black's The Darkest Part of the Forest and we're poised on the edge of a full moon gathering, so tensions are rising! This week we've met the mysterious boy in the box, asleep no longer, and uncovered more of Hazel's past. The questions this time are… Continue reading The Darkest Part of the Forest Read-along: Week Two
Last year, I had the chance to read Little White Hands by self-published author Mark Cushen, which follows a young kitchen boy as he takes up a quest to restore the seasons to their balance. I absolutely loved this story and the way it felt both classic and fresh and, well, you can see what… Continue reading Author Chat: Mark Cushen
The Darkest Part of the Forest readalong, week one. Spoilers beware!
Week one of The Summer Tree readalong for Wyrd and Wonder 2022. Beware spoilers.
ARTWORK by chic2view from 123RF.com First, can I just say that I am so happy with how many people have been taking about Wyrd And Wonder on day one already? It's my first time as a host, and my second year taking part, and I've spent most of Sunday (when I wasn't trapped in an IKEA) scrolling… Continue reading Anticipated Fantasy Reads
ARTWORK by chic2view from 123RF.com Here we are, it's May at last and the 5th(!) annual Wyrd & Wonder has begun! A month-long celebrations of all thing fantastical, ready to tempt you with new books to add to your already teetering TBR piles, bring new authors to your attention, find new friends among fellow fantasy-lovers, and test… Continue reading Into the Woods: Wyrd & Wonder Plans and Top Five List
ARTWORK by chic2view from 123RF.com Despite what the weather might be saying in my little corner of the world, it is already April, and that means it's less than a month to go until our May celebration of Wyrd & Wonder! It is so very exciting! If you're reading this and wondering, 'what is this… Continue reading Wyrd & Wonder – A Month to Go
Do you ever get the urge to just walk into the woods and disappear? Well, this May you can (metaphorically) do so with Wyrd & Wonder, our month long celebration of fantasy originally created by Imyril at onemore.org, Lisa at Dear Geek Place, and Jorie at Jorie Loves A Story. And this year, as you… Continue reading The Trees are Calling: Getting Hyped for Wyrd & Wonder 2022
I am beyond delighted to say that this year I am joining the fabulous trio of Imyril from There's Always Room for One More, Lisa from Dear Geek Place, and Jorie from Jorie Loves a Story and becoming a part of the Wyrd and Wonder team along with Annemieke from A Dance With Books. All… Continue reading Announcing Wyrd & Wonder 2022
We have come to the end of this wonderful month full of fantasy! At the end of my first Wyrd & Wonder I'm feeling very glad I heard about this event - I've written more posts than ever before, and participated in my first read along, which was super fun. I met other very cool… Continue reading Wyrd & Wonder Wrap Up