Cider With A Writer: Martyn Stanley (+ Giveaway!)

Cider With A Writer: Martyn Stanley (+ Giveaway!)

Cider With A WriterInge: Welcome to another instalment of “Cider With A Writer”, where we wine and whine with writers! Joining us for our third glass of cider *hiccup* is Martyn Stanley, author of the epic fantasy series The Deathsworn Arc. Howdy, Martyn!

Hello Inge! Hmmm, what a strange hello? Readers should be aware that Inge, Karolina and I aren’t sitting around a table in a café, chatting idly over coffee and…

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Review: Dark Visions by L.J. Smith

Review: Dark Visions by L.J. Smith

I read Dark Visions about five years ago. They were one of the first books I read for fun. I devoured them, just like I did with any other L.J. Smith series that came my way. I’ve been recommending the books and lending them out to friends ever since.

Now that I’ve re-read the series, it pains me to say I didn’t love Dark Visions as much as I did five years ago. That is to say, I still really…

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Diary of a NaNoWriMo Participant: Week 3

Diary of a NaNoWriMo Participant: Week 3

I’m doing a weekly feature where I talk about my experience as a Camp NaNoWriMo writer in diary form. For the first week, click here. For the second week, click here.

Day fifteen: Another sick day, and I also can’t be arsed to write. A bit of a writing slump, if you will.

Day sixteen: I’m still not feeling very well, and I’m feeling very lazy, so I haven’t written anything today. Paul the…

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Inge’s Birthday Book Haul

Inge’s Birthday Book Haul

Hi!

I celebrated my 22nd birthday on July 18th, and of course, this survival of another year comes with presents! More importantly: books! If there’s one thing that makes me happy, it’s a good book. So without further ado, here’s a presentation of my new babies.

Pretend gifts

Allow me to explain what a “pretend gift” is. Basically, I get a certain amount of money from my grandparents and my…

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Cider With A Writer: Nenia Campbell

Cider With A Writer: Nenia Campbell

Inge: Hellooo, and welcome to another installment of Cider With A Writer, where we wine and whine with writers! Actually, it’s just me tonight, because Karolina is still slaving away at her law exams. So I guess I’ll be drinking her cider. *hiccup*

Joining us for a cuppa to celebrate my 22nd birthday today is Nenia Campbell, queen of Goodreads, author of the Fearscape and Shadow Thane series, and…

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Review: The Circle by Sara Bergmark Elfgren & Mats Strandberg

Review: The Circle by Sara Bergmark Elfgren & Mats Strandberg

A student died at Engelsfors high school. Everyone thinks it’s suicide. Only a handful of people know that it was, in fact, murder. These girls are the Chosen Ones: six witches, joined by a guardian who can’t remember what he’s supposed to do, and a Council who relies on teenagers to do their job. Together, they will eventually have to battle evil together. They can only stop that if they work…

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