Reading Links…2/5/16

Reading Links…2/5/16 Traci Krites   Romance/Women’s Fiction: http://www.brenda-drake.com/2016/01/on-the-rebound-by-jim-cangany-release-day/ http://www.superauthors.com/2016/01/a-happy-author-with-new-series.html http://www.parajunkee.com/2016/01/29/tough-justice-blog-tour-giveaway/ http://www.rubyslipperedsisterhood.com/fangirl-friday-january-29th-edition/   Christian: http://www.novelrocket.com/2016/01/putting-it-aside.html com/2016/01/30/silvers-book-reviews-chasing-feathers-in-the-wind-by-diane-hall/   Historicals: https://saraflower.wordpress.com/2016/01/30/book-review-where-the-black-roses-grow/   Fantasy/Time-Travel/Paranormal/SF: http://www.parajunkee.com/2016/01/25/monster-monday/ parajunkee.com/2016/01/17/between-a-vamp-and-a-hard-place/ http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/the-5th-wave/ http://lizlovesbooks.com/lizlovesbooks/for-the-most-beautiful-blog-tour-emily-hauser-why-we-write/ https://kneadforbooks.wordpress.com/2016/01/28/nobodys-goddess-and-crown-of-ice/ http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/batman-the-dark-knight-returns/ com/2016/01/30/stacking-the-shelves-vol-22/ http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/science-fiction-the-100-best-novels-1949-1984/   Mysteries/Suspense: http://mysterysuspence.blogspot.com/2016/01/guest-post-diana-orgain.html   MG/YA: http://www.brenda-drake.com/2016/01/the-year-we-fell-apart-by-pitch-wars-mentor-emily-martin-release-day/ http://www.brenda-drake.com/2016/01/cover-reveal-love-me-love-me-not-by-alyxandra-harvey-presented-by-entangled-teen-crave/ http://middlegrademafia.com/2016/01/25/mg-review-roller-girl-by-victoria-jamieson/   Poetry/Anthologies/Novellas:   Indie:   Craft: http://www.rubyslipperedsisterhood.com/its-never-too-late-to-learn-something-new/     Advertisements

Writing Links in the 3s and 5…2/3/16

Photo by milza at morguefile.com   Writing Links in the 3s and 5…2/3/16 Traci Krites   Romance/Women’s Fiction: http://stinalindenblattauthor.com/wordpress/romantic-times-convention-and-me/ http://romanceuniversity.org/2016/01/27/writing-night-scenes-with-rayne-hall/ http://romanceuniversity.org/2016/01/29/come-for-the-murder-stay-for-the-romance-by-kathi-daley/   Christian: http://www.stevelaube.com/can-you-handle-the-edit/ http://www.booksandsuch.com/blog/dont-try-this-at-home/ http://www.booksandsuch.com/blog/can-you-read-this-title/   Historicals: http://awriterofhistory.com/2016/01/29/inside-historical-fiction-with-greg-taylor-winner-of-the-m-m-bennetts-award/ http://englishhistoryauthors.blogspot.com/2016/01/marriage-in-british-india.html http://englishhistoryauthors.blogspot.com/2016/01/the-lusitania-cover-up.html   Fantasy/Time-Travel/Paranormal/SF: http://www.magicalwords.net/gail-martin/what-kind-of-reader-are-you/ https://coldhandboyack.wordpress.com/2016/01/30/puttering-again/ http://unicornbell.blogspot.com/2016/01/winning-query-letter-white-light-by.html     Mysteries/Suspense: https://margotkinberg.wordpress.com/2016/01/25/in-the-spotlight-kate-ellis-the-merchants-house/ http://www.suecoletta.com/a-dogs-nose-why-they-can-detect-odors/ http://dyingwords.net/the-excruciating-death-of-mister-red-pepper-paste-man/#sthash.92sHXnN8.1IjUlDnT.dpbs   MG/YA: http://ingridsundberg.com/2016/01/27/creative-in-put-creative-out-put/ http://middlegrademafia.com/2016/01/29/the-writers-block-an-interview-with-angelica-banks/ http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2016/01/rebecca-podos-author-of-mystery-of.html   Poetry/Anthologies/Novellas:   Indie: https://fantasyhandbook.wordpress.com/2016/01/26/its-never-too-soon/ http://www.fromthemixedupfiles.com/2016/01/indie-spotlight-hooray-indie-bookshops-thriving/ http://www.magicalwords.net/diana-pharaoh-francis/self-publishing-part-1/   […]

Reading Links…1/29/16

Reading Links…1/29/16 Traci Krites   Romance/Women’s Fiction: http://www.superauthors.com/2016/01/jeannie-watt-give-away.html http://www.parajunkee.com/2016/01/22/the-hottest-books-to-warm-you-up-this-winter/ http://www.rubyslipperedsisterhood.com/fangirl-friday-january-22nd-edition/   Christian:   Historicals:   Fantasy/Time-Travel/Paranormal/SF: http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/sfm-leigh-brackett-nghi-vo-ursula-vernon-kate-bachus-joe-abercrombie/ http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/in-the-hand-of-the-goddess/ http://maryblowers.com/2016/01/18/book-review-all-change-from-the-bite-me-series-by-india-taylor/ http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/penrics-demon/ http://www.fantasybookcafe.com/2016/01/mini-reviews-serpentine-burn-for-me-and-the-very-best-of-kate-elliott/ http://writewithfey.blogspot.com/2016/01/b-beth-kennedy-3-excerpts.html http://www.fantasyliterature.com/giveaway/thoughtful-thursday-which-2016-releases-are-you-waiting-for/   Mysteries/Suspense: http://writewithfey.blogspot.com/2016/01/emma-and-mrs-perkins-character.html   MG/YA: http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2016/01/three-new-release-giveaways-plus-author.html http://yaloveblog.com/2016/01/20/waiting-on-wednesday-the-loose-ends-list-by-carrie-firestone/ http://yaloveblog.com/2016/01/19/top-ten-tuesday-books-ive-recently-added-to-my-tbr/ http://yaloveblog.com/2016/01/22/audiobook-review-girl-at-war-by-sara-novic/ https://kneadforbooks.wordpress.com/2016/01/21/the-artisans-by-julie-reece-the-perilous-journey-of-the-not-so-innocuous-girl-by-leigh-statham/ http://ingridsundberg.com/2016/01/21/the-maypop-kidnapping-map/   Poetry/Anthologies/Novellas:   Indie:   Craft:    Photo by Markust at morguefile.com

Writing Links in the 3s and 5…1/27/16

Photo by Michelle Bulgaria at morguefile.com   Writing Links in the 3s and 5…1/27/16 Traci Krites   Romance/Women’s Fiction: http://annerallen.com/2016/01/succeed-building-platform-trying-7-tips-authors.html http://www.superauthors.com/2016/01/stolen-moments.html http://romanceuniversity.org/2016/01/19/the-power-of-workshops-a-behind-the-scenes-look-by-mary-buckham-and-margaret-crowley/   Christian: http://www.booksandsuch.com/blog/a-day-in-the-life-of-an-agent-2/ http://www.booksandsuch.com/blog/forecast-failure/ http://www.stevelaube.com/give-yourself-a-break-2/   Historicals: http://englishhistoryauthors.blogspot.com/2016/01/the-gentrification-of-food-dining-in.html http://awriterofhistory.com/2016/01/19/author-tips-on-writing-historical-fiction/ http://englishhistoryauthors.blogspot.com/2016/01/garden-guide-for-english-historical.html   Fantasy/Time-Travel/Paranormal/SF: http://www.publishingcrawl.com/2016/01/20/wandering-wild-cover-reveal-giveaway/ https://fantasyhandbook.wordpress.com/2016/01/19/navigating-the-eight-emotions-part-2-fear/   Mysteries/Suspense: http://bloodredpencil.blogspot.com/2016/01/new-year-new-rules.html   MG/YA: http://middlegrademafia.com/2016/01/20/attention-new-literary-agent-seeks-mg-fiction/ http://yatopia.blogspot.com/2016/01/the-stigma-of-new-adult.html http://www.fromthemixedupfiles.com/2016/01/finding-writing-inspiration-senses/ Poetry/Anthologies/Novellas: http://silverthreading.com/2016/01/20/52-poetry-manuscript-publishers-who-do-not-charge-reading-fees/   Indie: http://www.parajunkee.com/2016/01/20/dishing-junk-the-life-times-of-a-stock-image-couple/ http://maryblowers.com/2016/01/20/are-you-self-publishing-or-what/ http://www.thebookdesigner.com/2016/01/7-book-marketing-trends-authors-cant-afford-to-ignore/   Craft: http://www.helpingwritersbecomeauthors.com/help-me-build-the-ultimate-index-of-writing-terms/ http://www.thecreativepenn.com/2016/01/18/publishing-trends-jane-friedman/ […]

Book Talk…1/25/16

  Book Talk…1/25/16 Traci Krites   A Girl’s Guide to Moving On Debbie Macomber. Ballantine Mar. 2016. Netgalley. When her son cheats on her daughter-in-law, Leanne tells her, not wanting her to live the same loveless marriage she’s done for years with his father. Shortly thereafter, both Leanne and Nichole start divorce proceedings. After two […]

Reading Links…1/22/16

Photo by Maryhere at morguefile.com Reading Links…1/22/16 Traci Krites Romance/Women’s Fiction: 1. http://writersinthestormblog.com/2016/01/resolve-to-create-an-annual-social-media-calendar-this-new-year/ 2. http://mollydcampbell.com/index.php/2016/01/7614/ 3. http://silverthreading.com/2016/01/16/silvers-book-reviews-stellas-awakening-by-author-rk-ryde/ 4. http://writewithfey.blogspot.com/2016/01/scene-spotlight-for-shatterproof-by-kk.html 5. http://www.rubyslipperedsisterhood.com/fangirl-friday-january-15th-edition/ Christian: 1. http://maryblowers.com/2016/01/11/im-in-the-spotlight/ Historicals: 1. http://www.parajunkee.com/2016/01/11/spotlight-and-giveaway-the-rock-by-monica-mccarty/ Fantasy/Time-Travel/Paranormal/SF: 1. http://www.fantasyliterature.com/status-update/january-10-2016/ 2. http://www.fantasybookcafe.com/2016/01/the-leaning-pile-of-books-247/ 3. http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/blood-of-the-mantis/ 4. http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/ash-and-silver/ 5. http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/the-fifth-season/ 6. http://www.fantasybookcafe.com/2016/01/mini-review-the-winter-long-by-seanan-mcguire/ 7. http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/needle-in-a-timestack/ Mysteries/Suspense: 1. http://litworldinterviews.com/2016/01/15/3-for-free-fridayreads/ 2. http://mysterysuspence.blogspot.com/2016/01/guest-post-bailey-cattrell.html MG/YA: 1. http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/the-cat-who-came-in-off-the-roof/ 2. http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/the-seventh-bride/ 3. https://kneadforbooks.wordpress.com/2016/01/14/serpentine-nameless/ Poetry/Anthologies/Novellas: […]

Writing Links in the 3s and 5…1/20/16

Photo by Qedem 1611 at morguefile.com   Writing Links in the 3s and 5…1/20/16 Traci Krites   Romance/Women’s Fiction: http://annerallen.com/2016/01/publishing-revolution.html http://romanceuniversity.org/2016/01/13/repeaters-replicants-and-restarts-oh-my-by-helen-henderson/ http://romanceuniversity.org/2016/01/15/motifs-and-symbols-and-themes-with-laura-drake/   Christian: http://www.novelrocket.com/2016/01/a-stone-of-remembrance-by-lynn-moser.html http://www.booksandsuch.com/blog/conquer-your-time-management-giants-at-last/ http://www.stevelaube.com/every-day-is-a-new-day-in-publishing/   Historicals: http://englishhistoryauthors.blogspot.com/2016/01/samuel-pepys-plague-fire-and-revolution.html http://englishhistoryauthors.blogspot.com/2016/01/feast-of-fools.html   Fantasy/Time-Travel/Paranormal/SF: https://fantasyhandbook.wordpress.com/2016/01/12/i-need-to-read-newer-books/ http://www.magicalwords.net/really-i-mean-it/getting-back-into-the-groove/ http://www.fantasyliterature.com/feature/the-expanded-universe-character-driven-narrative-or-how-to-make-fictional-people-do-all-the-work-part-2/   Mysteries/Suspense: https://killzoneblog.com/2016/01/the-30-four-hour-writing-workshop.html https://margotkinberg.wordpress.com/2016/01/15/its-the-terror-of-knowing-what-this-world-is-about/ http://www.suecoletta.com/im-so-excited-and-i-just-cant-hide-it/   MG/YA: http://www.fromthemixedupfiles.com/2016/01/ideas/ http://yatopia.blogspot.com/2016/01/2016-keep-passion-burning.html http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2016/01/the-denim-skirt-theory-of-writing-by.html   Poetry/Anthologies/Novellas:   Indie: http://romanceuniversity.org/2016/01/11/part-one-reflections-on-my-first-year-as-an-indie-author-by-heatherly-bell/ http://silverthreading.com/2016/01/12/the-top-50-sites-for-indie-and-self-published-authors/ http://www.thebookdesigner.com/2016/01/spurg-2016/   Craft: […]

Reading Links…10/17/14

Reading Links…10/17/14 Traci Krites   Romance: http://www.heroesandheartbreakers.com/?utm_source=heroesandheartbreakersnewsletter&utm_medium=newsletter&utm_term=hhgeneralaudience&utm_content=-na_read_blogpost&utm_campaign=100814 http://www.thepassivevoice.com/10/2014/jennifer-weiner-on-writing/ http://www.parajunkee.com/2014/10/12/reapers-stand-joanna-wylde-review/   Historicals/Westerns: http://embracingromance.com/2014/10/12/a-mystery-a-castle-a-duke-and-a-mysterious-lady/   SF/Fantasy/Paranormal/Time-Travel: http://ivybookbindings.blogspot.com/2014/10/anthology-review-shifting-shadows.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+IvyBookBindings+%28Ivy+Book+Bindings%29 http://www.erindorpress.com/2014/10/erindor-press-october-giveaway/   Mysteries/Suspense/Thrillers: http://adventuresinwriterland.blogspot.com/2014/10/teaser-thursday-follow-me-through_9.html   Christian:   NA/YA: http://www.marilynalmodovar.com/2014/10/for-everly-by-raine-thomas-new-cover.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+WritingOnTheSunnySideOfTheStreet+%28Writing+on+the+Sunny+Side+of+the+street%29 http://www.marilynalmodovar.com/2014/10/new-release-tempting-fate-by-brinda.html   Craft: http://www.thepassivevoice.com/10/2014/steven-pinkers-ultimate-writing-guide/ http://annerallen.blogspot.com/2014/10/how-to-write-chapter-endings-that-make.html http://killzoneauthors.blogspot.com/2014/10/ten-lessons-from-plot-structure.html

Writing Links…10/15/14

Writing Links…10/15/14 Traci Krites   Romance: http://www.arghink.com/2014/10/07/questionable-whats-too-much-detail-in-a-sex-scene/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+ArghInk+%28Argh+Ink%29 http://www.parajunkee.com/2014/10/08/ten-ways-romance-becomes-bad-romance/ http://www.arghink.com/2014/10/10/questionable-character-depth/ http://www.thepassivevoice.com/10/2014/jennifer-weiner-on-writing/ http://annerallen.blogspot.com/2014/10/how-to-write-chapter-endings-that-make.html http://kayedacus.com/2008/04/28/writing-the-romance-novel-the-seven-story-beats/ http://embracingromance.com/2014/10/11/a-little-poetic-playfulness/   Historicals/Westerns: http://lesannberry.com/2014/10/commemorating-the-first-world-war.html http://englishhistoryauthors.blogspot.com/2014/10/philosophy-and-childrens-clothing-pt-1.html   SF/Fantasy/Paranormal/Time-Travel:   Mysteries/Suspense/Thrillers: http://www.arghink.com/2014/10/06/the-birth-of-a-collage/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+ArghInk+%28Argh+Ink%29 http://killzoneauthors.blogspot.com/2014/10/riding-out-rough-spots.html#.VDSfyPldWSo http://thewriteconversation.blogspot.com/2014/10/indie-tuesdaylets-celebrate.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+TheWriteConversation+%28The+Write+Conversation%29 http://killzoneauthors.blogspot.com/2014/10/radio-tv-and-podcasts.html#.VDXxofldWSo http://killzoneauthors.blogspot.com/2014/10/keeping-it-simple-and-doing-it-right.html#.VDnPOvl4pcQ http://margotkinberg.wordpress.com/2014/10/07/there-doesnt-seem-to-be-anyone-around/   Christian: http://www.booksandsuch.com/blog/one/ http://www.booksandsuch.com/blog/changes-go-beyond-publishing/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+booksandsuch%2FzNoF+%28Books+and+Such+Blog-+Between+the+Lines%29 http://www.booksandsuch.com/blog/timing-book-promotions/ http://www.booksandsuch.com/blog/seven-years-agent/ http://www.thewriterdiaries.com/2014/10/dear-diary-can-i-really-do-this.html http://www.novelrocket.com/2014/10/research-tips-for-strengthening.html http://thewriteconversation.blogspot.com/2014/10/weekend-worshipred-lines.html   NA/YA: http://goteenwriters.blogspot.com/2014/10/a-snazzy-timeline-tool-and-word-war-is.html   Craft: http://warriorwriters.wordpress.com/2014/10/06/planning-travel-five-tsa-approved-weapons-of-the-zombie-apocalypse/ http://sylmion.blogspot.com/2014/10/and-for-today-something-deep-but.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+sylmion+%28The+Five+Year+Project%29 http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/education/grammar/15-words-you-didnt-realize-were-named-after-people?utm_source=GG20141007&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=grammargirl http://nhwn.wordpress.com/2014/10/07/an-accountability-partner-your-secret-weapon-for-improving-your-writing-productivity/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+LiveToWrite-WriteToLive+%28Live+to+Write+-+Write+to+Live%29 http://nhwn.wordpress.com/2014/10/08/making-the-goals-achievable/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+LiveToWrite-WriteToLive+%28Live+to+Write+-+Write+to+Live%29 http://www.nownovel.com/blog/purple-prose-how-to-recognize-it-and-tame-it/?utm_source=Now+Novel&utm_campaign=880b8a766a-blog_mail_9_october10_8_2014&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_3ca58c8841-880b8a766a-56893549 http://operationawesome6.blogspot.com/2014/10/dont-leave-me-hanging.html http://www.publishing-hub.com/2014/10/13-ways-of-looking-at-your-book-release.html http://www.parajunkee.com/2014/10/09/bb101-html-cheat-sheet/ http://litworldinterviews.wordpress.com/2014/10/09/marketing-your-way/ http://marcykennedy.com/2014/10/use-traps-create-suspense-fiction/ http://sylmion.blogspot.com/2014/10/of-two-minds.html http://blog.janicehardy.com/2011/10/nano-prep-planning-your-novels.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+janicehardy%2FPUtE+%28Fiction+University%29 http://nhwn.wordpress.com/2014/10/11/weekend-edition-on-art-and-money-plus-writing-tips-and-good-reads/ […]

Reading Links …10/10/14

Reading Links…10/10/14 Traci Krites   Romance: http://www.heroesandheartbreakers.com/ http://www.romancejunkies.com/contests.html http://romanceuniversity.org/2014/10/04/masquerade-magic-reader-roundup-with-amy-alessio/   Historicals/Westerns: http://embracingromance.com/2014/10/03/free-e-book-and-guest-blog-by-judith-james/   SF/Fantasy/Paranormal/Time-Travel: http://members.genashowalter.com/?xg_source=msg_mes_network http://www.parajunkee.com/2014/09/30/winterspell-blog-tour-interview/ http://www.parajunkee.com/2014/10/01/paranormal-romance-review-chained-by-night-by-larissa-ione/ http://litworldinterviews.wordpress.com/2014/10/01/litworldinterviews-author-ps-bartlett-wins-psbartlett/   Mysteries/Suspense/Thrillers: http://litworldinterviews.wordpress.com/2014/09/29/she-was-never-going-back-book-review-of-deception-by-eloise-de-sousa-mello_elo/ http://www.parajunkee.com/2014/10/04/review-qa-jill-sorenson/ http://lynettebentonwriting.com/2014/10/author-carole-burns-discusses-her-mystery-murder-with-malice/ http://kitforbes.wordpress.com/2014/10/02/behold-the-authors-copies/   Christian: http://www.novelrocket.com/2014/10/the-patchwork-christ.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+NovelRocket+%28Novel+Rocket%29   NA/YA: http://www.parajunkee.com/2014/09/29/isla-happily-ever-review-sweet-quite-lola-anna/ http://lynnvroman.com/2014/09/29/addiction-cover-reveal/ http://embracingromance.com/2014/10/01/violetta-rand-surrender-a-devils-den-novel/ http://saraflower.wordpress.com/2014/10/01/book-cover-reveal-eve-adam/ http://litworldinterviews.wordpress.com/2014/10/03/qa-shannon-a-thompson-of-take-me-tomorrow-shanashleet23/   Craft: http://bloodredpencil.blogspot.com/2014/10/the-emotion-thesaurus.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+blogspot%2FeFvAc+%28The+Blood-Red+Pencil%29