2014 NaNoWriMo Winner's Shirt!2014 was quite an exciting year, writing-wise.I finished draft four of The Keegans of Banner's Edge and began querying it, thereby receiving my first rejection letters. But still, I finished a book, queried it, and the rejections weren't that terrible, so better luck next time!Some of my blogging buddies and I formed … Continue reading A Year in Blog: 2014
As you guys know, I recently hit my 40 book goal in the 2014 Goodreads reading challenge, which I assigned myself.It's really the first time I've kept track of what I read over the course of a year and it has been an interesting exercise. A college friend had posted about her 52-book reading challenge … Continue reading 2014 Reading Challenge: A Breakdown
Early this year, I joined Goodreads and decided to challenge myself to read more. I initially gave myself a 30-book challenge, then upped it to 40.I closed book 40 a few minutes ago! Woohoo! I'll do a more comprehensive roundup of what I read in my challenge this year, but for now, books 31 to … Continue reading 2014 Reading Challenge: 40 Books Read!
All right, everyone. I just finished Book 30 five seconds ago! Here are books 21 through 30 in my Goodreads 2014 Reading Challenge of reading 40 books this year.I'm beginning to wonder now if I'll pass 40 books this year.21. Songs of Willow Frost by Jamie Ford--5 stars--Historical Fiction/Depression era22. Just Like Heaven by Julia … Continue reading 30 Books Read
Soulless by Gail CarrigerMy rating: 4 of 5 starsI came across Soulless several years ago on Kristin Nelson's blog. I liked the cover, LOVED the blurb, and then forgot about the book because I don't usually--or ever--read fantasy/steampunk/supernatural stuff. And then I decided to give it a shot because I was in the mood for … Continue reading Soulless by Gail Carriger