TCL’s Countdown Questions #41: Author Natalie Jenner!

An Alternative Author Interview: TCL's Countdown Questions. This time I’m featuring author Natalie Jenner! I tried to get Natalie's debut novel "The Jane Austen Society" as an ARC, but was denied access. Yet, I was so intrigued, I decided to buy a print copy all on my own.  Well, if you take a look at … Continue reading TCL’s Countdown Questions #41: Author Natalie Jenner!

TCL’s Countdown Questions #40: Author Brianne Moore!

An Alternative Author Interview: TCL's Countdown Questions. This time I’m featuring author Brianne Moore! I believe I saw Brianne's debut novel "All Stirred Up" offered as an ARC, but it looked a bit too romancy for me (yes, I did judge it by its cover. Sorry, my dear! But now that I see it is … Continue reading TCL’s Countdown Questions #40: Author Brianne Moore!

TCL’s Can’t Wait Wednesday #3 – Recent Book Haul!

Can't-Wait Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Wishful Endings, to spotlight and discuss the books we're excited about that we have yet to read. Generally they're books that have yet to be released. It's based on Waiting on Wednesday, hosted by the fabulous Jill at Breaking the Spine. Tag Jill on your CWW posts … Continue reading TCL’s Can’t Wait Wednesday #3 – Recent Book Haul!

TCL’s Wondering Wednesdays #1 – YouTube Channels!

Wonder Wednesdays is a weekly meme hosted by Jessica Baker @ A Bakers Perspective (@bakersperspect on Twitter, @abakersperspective on Instagram), who says: If you go around to different book blogs, you learn lots about books. I mean, that is the point. But what do you really know about the blogger? Not a whole lot, unless … Continue reading TCL’s Wondering Wednesdays #1 – YouTube Channels!

TCL Gets the Aesthete Blogger Award!

I was recently nominated for this award by Hundreds & Thousands of Books, so thank you for this (admittedly, she and I don’t read the same books, but she’s built this lovely blog so I still visit from time to time)! This is an award that was created by Ashmita @ The Fictional Journal. Ahsmita … Continue reading TCL Gets the Aesthete Blogger Award!

Cover Reveal: The Amber Crown by Jacey Bedford

The Amber Crown By Jacey Bedford Genre: Epic Fantasy At last Jacey is allowed to show everyone the cover of her upcoming book, The Amber Crown. It’s not out until 11th January 2022, but that will be here before you know it. It’s available to pre-order from Amazon and other good book retailers. It says … Continue reading Cover Reveal: The Amber Crown by Jacey Bedford

TCL’s Countdown Questions #39: Writer and Producer Dan Greenberger!

An Alternative Author Interview: TCL's Countdown Questions. This week I’m featuring writer and producer Dan Greenberger! When a friend of yours from High School publishes their first novel, and doesn't know that you have a book review blog, you're of two minds. On the one hand, you want to help a friend. On the other … Continue reading TCL’s Countdown Questions #39: Writer and Producer Dan Greenberger!

Guest Author Post: Sarah Bernhardt and the Siege of Paris by M.K. Tod.

Many thanks to Davida Chazan for inviting me to be on her blog today. I’m delighted to share a bit about Sarah Bernhardt’s role in the siege of Paris. Sarah Bernhardt and the Siege of Paris And an excerpt from M.K. Tod's upcoming novel "Paris in Ruins"  The Franco-Prussian war occurred in 1870 during the … Continue reading Guest Author Post: Sarah Bernhardt and the Siege of Paris by M.K. Tod.

The Classics Club 2.0 – February 2021 – TCL’s First #CCMeme

According to their blog: "Way back when, in 2012, the Classics Club came into being. A monthly meme was devised to bring clubbers together to chat about classics. A question was posed for you to ponder and discuss. You could write a blog post and leave the link or simply put your thoughts in the … Continue reading The Classics Club 2.0 – February 2021 – TCL’s First #CCMeme

TCL’s Countdown Questions #38: Author Olga Grushin!

An Alternative Author Interview: TCL's Countdown Questions. This week I’m featuring author Olga Grushin! After reading Olga's latest novel, "The Charmed Wife," I realized that it was a book I couldn't get out of my head. The mixture of fantasy, fairy tale, and contemporary reality was just so unique, and frankly, terribly refreshing after all … Continue reading TCL’s Countdown Questions #38: Author Olga Grushin!