New Kindle Paperwhite Coming September 30

Amazon is releasing a minor upgrade to the Kindle Paperwhite, to be shipped September 30. If you already have a Paperwhite, then these changes are more incremental and I would not recommend buying a new one. Most likely the software changes be ported over to the original Paperwhite so all… Read more »

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Switch

Switch

If you haven’t gotten Switch by Janelle Stalder yet, it is on sale for $0.99 through September 5. You can use the “Buy from Amazon.com” link here to get it. Now, for my review: Switch is at its heart a romance set in a dystopian setting. Charlotte is a girl… Read more »

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Roc

Roc

Book Two: Roc continues the story of the world of Purga from Book One: Dragon. Rone and Keiara learn that their powers and destiny are no accident, and that they are the only thing standing between Wilhelm Coran and his total destruction of Purga. I really enjoyed the book and… Read more »

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Switch Giveaway

Switch Giveaway

As part of the Switch Blog Tour, I am happy to be able to provide a giveaway to one lucky reader to get a copy of Switch. Enter to win a free digital copy of Switch Giveaway ends August 27, 2013 Winner will be notified via email and will have… Read more »

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Switch Blog Tour

Switch Blog Tour

Switch, the first book in the New World series by Janelle Stalder comes out August 27. The first dystopia from Janelle, it features a lot of romance and action. As part of this blog tour, we are featuring a giveaway and an interview! What inspired you to write Switch? Where… Read more »

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The Sun Dwellers

The Sun Dwellers

The third chapter in the Dwellers Series sees Tristan, Adele, and friends as they journey through the sun realm on a quest to assassinate the evil president. The pacing of this novel is excellent and there is never a dull moment. The characters continue to grow, change, and secrets are… Read more »

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The Star Dwellers

The Star Dwellers

If you liked the Moon Dwellers, you’ll like this sequel. It is non-stop action dealing with finding Adele’s mother and joining the rebellion to overthrow the Sun Dwellers. I found the pacing very good and it really kept my interest the entire time. If there is a book I can’t… Read more »

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Feature & Follow

I’d like to get plugged in to the network of blogging sites out there. I’m adding my site to this feature so that other bloggers can follow me and I can follow them Click the BlogLovin icon on the right to follow me or click the image below to go… Read more »

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How to follow the blog

I’m making the blog available via bloglovin. This service lets you follow multiple blogs and get updates when new articles are published. Note: You can also do a similar thing by following my twitter feed @phareous or by providing your email address (see the subscribe box on the right) To… Read more »

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Histories of Purga Giveaway

To celebrate the release of Book Two: Roc, author Rustin Petrae is giving away 5 digital copies of Book One: Dragon and one grand winner will receive both Book One: Dragon and Book Two: Roc Winners will be notified via email and have 48 hours to respond, or the prize… Read more »

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Eden-South

Eden-South

This book was a really good read and I finished it in just a few days. There wasn’t really anything I didn’t like in it. I enjoyed the relationship growth between Elisa and Wolf, the continuing closeness between Rose and Callum, and Callum and Jameson finally meet in combat. Much… Read more »

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Urgus the Scribe

Urgus the Scribe

Urgus the Scribe is a book about its namesake that describes his adventures as the scribe for the Gatherers, a group of tax collectors/warriors who collect taxes for and defend a decaying Romanesque city. The world building in this novel is superb and you often times feel like you are… Read more »

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Dragon

Dragon

With Dragon, I was hooked from the beginning. The story covers two distinct societies: a technologically advanced one, and one with advanced natural powers. The two main characters (Rone and Keiara) were very likable and well developed. The action was well-paced and the world was very well detailed. I could… Read more »

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The Moon Dwellers

The Moon Dwellers

The Moon Dwellers is an interesting read about a society living underground after an apocalypse. The main heroine Adele is falsely imprisoned by the corrupt government because of her parents. She escapes and goes on a quest to rescue her father from a different prison, and figure out why she… Read more »

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The Language of Souls

The Language of Souls

This tells the story of a young girl who ventures into a hostile country to fetch a herb to heal her grandfather. While there, she is captured by an enemy soldier and the story deals with their relationship and journey. I really enjoyed the story and the world building is… Read more »

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