• Interview

    Countdown to 5th June: Interview with Katy Moran author of The Hidden Princess

    So today I have to lovely Katy Moran on the blog answering my questions about her new book The Hidden Princess and her writing. This post is part of the fantastic June 5th Countdown, organised by Jim Dean of YA Yeah Yeah, in order to celebrate all the fantastic YA books being published on the day! Katy’s book The Hidden Princess will be published on June 5th by Walker Books.  *** Thanks for taking part in my interview and the June 5th Countdown today, Katy!  It’s such a pleasure – thanks for having me! Your new book, The Hidden Princess (and its sequel Hidden Among Us) is set both in the faerie…

  • Interview

    Q&A with Bethany Anderson, author of Swings & Roundabouts

    Today I have debut author Bethany Anderson on the blog for a quick question and answer session. I loved her book Swings & Roundabouts and if you missed my review yesterday do please nip back and read it! Swings & Roundabouts was published last year by indie publisher Bamboccioni Books and Bethany blogs at Subtle Melodrama.  Your book, Swings & Roundabouts, focuses on mental illness and the possibility of two people who suffer from mental illness being together, how did the story come about and was there any major inspiration for the book? Growing up, there were so many people around me that were dealing with mental illness, or who had friends/family that…

  • Interview

    Q&A With Danielle L. Jensen – Stolen Songbird Blog Tour

    Your book, Stolen Songbird, features Witches and Trolls and other magical creatures. Do you have a favourite fantasy race? If we are talking humanoid races, I’d have to say elves. This primarily stems from reading Dragonlance novels when I was in my younger teenage years.                 Have there been any major fantasy series or authors who inspired Stolen Songbird, or other genre of books and authors of course!? There was no particular author who inspired me to write Stolen Songbird, but there were plenty that inspired my love of fantasy. Eddings, Tolkien, McCaffrey, Hambly, Jordan, Weis & Hickman, and Martin were all authors I read extensively in my younger years. …

  • Cover Reveal

    Cover Reveal and Extract: Darkness Hidden by Zoe Marriott

    Today I have something very, very exciting to share. As part of a big cover reveal for Zoe Marriott’s upcoming book Darkness Hidden, there are some extracts from the book posted on blogs across the internet and Zoe has answered a question from each of the bloggers involved. I am third in the queue, after Viv at Serendipity Reviews and before Andrew’s blog, The Pewter Wolf Without further adieu though please see below for the new covers for Zoe’s books, The Night Itself and Darkness Hidden, books one and two in The Name of The Blade Trilogy. I honestly think they are beautiful and I teared up when I saw them, the…