Category: Book Tours & Promotions

Innocent Darkness Read-along!

Innocent Darkness Read-along!

Did you know that Charmed Vengeance (book 2 of The Aether Chronicles) releases in just six weeks? Don’t forget to pre-order a copy or enter to win one here. To celebrate CV’s release, author Suzanne Lazear is hosting a read-along of Innocent Darkness, starting on Monday 1st July!  Each week, we’ll all read 7-8 chapters together and Suzanne will be posting videos of her reading her favourite bits, ‘behind the scenes’ and questions and discussions where you can win prizes! There will also be a twitter chat on Fridays at 1 pm PST (9 pm GMT) with yet more prizes to […]


Guest Post from Colby Marshall, author of Chain of Command

Guest Post from Colby Marshall, author of Chain of Command

Today I’m thrilled to be hosting Colby Marshall, author of Chain of Command– a fast-paced political thriller. About the Book The simultaneous assassinations of the President and Vice President catapults the Speaker of the House into the White House as the first female President of the United States. Evidence points to a former Navy SEAL as one of the assassins. Relegated to writing sidebar stories instead of headlines, journalist McKenzie McClendon composes a scathing story about the Navy training killers. Former Navy SEAL Noah Hutchins doesn’t believe his partner could have committed the heinous crime. They’d endured the horrors of Afghanistan […]


Book Spotlight: Show & Tell in a Nutshell by Jessica Bell

Book Spotlight: Show & Tell in a Nutshell by Jessica Bell

Today I’m excited to be featuring a review of Show & Tell in a Nutshell: Demonstrated Transitions from Telling to Showing and a guest post by the author, Jessica Bell. You can read my review here, or on Amazon or Goodreads.     About the Book Have you been told there’s a little too much telling in your novel? Want to remedy it? Then this is the book for you! In Show & Tell in a Nutshell: Demonstrated Transitions from Telling to Showing you will find sixteen real scenes depicting a variety of situations, emotions, and characteristics which clearly demonstrate how […]


Review: Show & Tell in a Nutshell by Jessica Bell

Review: Show & Tell in a Nutshell by Jessica Bell

Show & Tell in a Nutshell: Demonstrated Transitions from Telling to Showing by Jessica Bell My rating: 5 of 5 stars  One of the most common pieces of advice given to aspiring writers is to ‘show, not tell’. But what exactly does this mean? The phrase is repeated throughout countless blogs, articles and writing handbooks, yet it is seldom explained in enough detail to be beneficial. For a long time, I had the vague notion that it encouraged writers to explain a character’s actions rather than to describe their thoughts and feelings, but I never fully understood how I could […]


The Aether Chronicles: Join the Airship Squadron!

The Aether Chronicles: Join the Airship Squadron!

Today I’m excited to announce that I’ve joined the Aether Chronicles Airship Squadron-a street team dedicated to promoting The Aether Chronicles series by Suzanne Lazear. For those who aren’t familiar with it (where have you been?), it’s a steampunk fantasy series featuring faeries! Here’s some more info from Goodreads: Innocent Darkness Sixteen-year-old Noli Braddock’s hoyden ways land her in an abusive reform school far from home. On mid-summer’s eve she wishes to be anyplace but that dreadful school. A mysterious man from the Realm of Faerie rescues her and brings her to the Otherworld, only to reveal that she must be […]


One Question Q&A Blog Tour with Gennifer Albin

One Question Q&A Blog Tour with Gennifer Albin

Today Creative Therapy is the next stop in the One Question Q&A Tour featuring Gennifer Albin, author of Crewel. During the tour, ten bloggers will each be posting a question for Gennifer Albin to answer. Crewel was released on 16th Oct (check out my release day post) and you can purchase a copy here. Here’s my question: Which author most inspires and/or influences you? Genn’s answer: Probably Philip K. Dick. Although that was a hard question! For those that haven’t heard of Philip K. Dick, he’s best known for writing the sci-fi/post-apocalyptic novel Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?– it’s the book that […]


Crewel Release Day Tour and Scavenger Hunt!

Crewel Release Day Tour and Scavenger Hunt!

Today I’m excited to announce that Gennifer Albin’s debut novel, Crewel, hits the shelves! Visit Amazon to purchase a copy of this unique book-you won’t be disappointed. Today, several members of the Soul Spinsters Street Team will be posting reviews and details of the scavenger hunt taking place in which you could win a box set of ARC Fierce Read Titles! Here are the other blogs taking part today: QwertyBooks for YAWe all Make MistakesLittle HyutsA Dream Within A DreamSingin and Reading In the RainLiterary GetawayFiction FreakWords Into Scenes I will be posting my review of Crewel at a later date as I’m from […]


Crewel Street Team Update (3) Book Trailer

Crewel Street Team Update (3) Book Trailer

 My Crewel street team, team Time Warpers are now through to round three, which ends on Oct 13th. As I’m part of the blog tour I’ll be recieving a copy of the book any time now and I can’t wait to read it! I also have another copy on preorder which I plan to use in a giveaway for you guys! When I’ve read it I’ll post up the review and start taking snaps of it in all kinds of wacky places to earn more points for my team. Also I’ll be taking part in Gennifer Albin’s ‘twenty questions’ tour […]