Waiting on Wednesday: Truthwitch

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine, dedicated to spotlighting upcoming releases. This week's selection is the first installment in a quartet by one of my favourite writers, Susan Dennard: (on a sidenote, isn't that an absolutely beautiful cover?) Truthwitch, by Susan Dennard (The Witchlands #1) Summary from Goodreads: On … Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday: Truthwitch


Top Ten Tuesday – Favourite Authors

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. This week's topic is all-time favourite authors. Aside from the obvious problem of distilling more than two decades' worth of reading into only ten favourite authors, as I've thought about this post I've realised there are, broadly-speaking, two different ways in … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday – Favourite Authors

Do you find comparisons in book marketing helpful?

Ah, the comparison. Like its sibling, the quotation from the famous author, no book cover is complete without some variation upon the phrase, "For fans of", invariably followed by the names of one or two bestsellers. It's an obvious marketing tactic that's probably very good at selling to people who read less often than they'd like … Continue reading Do you find comparisons in book marketing helpful?