Welcome to the weekly meme that celebrates the wonders and sometime hilarity of cats! Join us by posting a favorite LOL cat pic you may have come across, famous cat art or even share with us pics of your…
Thursday, December 5, 2013
Penelope is a witch, part of a secret society protecting humans from demon attacks. But when she was a child, a demon killed her parents—and stole her magic. Since then, she’s been pretending to be something she’s not, using her sister’s magic to hide her own loss, to prevent being sent away.
Wednesday, December 4, 2013
How does an author choose the names for their characters and how does a story develop? For me the main characters’ name are the next step after deciding upon the title, and I never change…
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
When eighteen-year-old Judy Hudson discovers she’s a necromancer and sees first-hand the pain her powers can cause the dead, she just wants to deny who she is. The zombie plague is long over. She wants to find a more normal life, but that’s a challenge when a beautiful otherworldly man, who claims to be her guardian, saves her life.
Monday, December 2, 2013
Last month I was honored to be chosen as the designated blogger for the NYC Books of Wonder Fierce Reads Book Tour stop! It was such a pleasure to meet & interview the wonderful, kooky and amazingly talented – Ann Aguirre, Leigh Bardugo and Jessica Brody!! Please keep reading for some (not so stellar) photos, event recap and some excerpts of my interview with these fierce ladies! I also have an amazing giveaway for my readers courtesy of Macmillan!! 4 lucky readers will each win one of the 4 sets of books listed below:)
Sunday, December 1, 2013
(Inspired by Mailbox Monday, IMM, Clock Rewinders and the like)
Notes from Melissa:
Where in the world has the year gone?! I can’t believe it is already December!!
I hope that all of you who celebrated had a great…
Sunday, December 1, 2013
Thanks to everyone who’s joined in on the fun and signed up for the 2013 Witches & Witchcraft Reading Challenge!!! And if you haven’t signed up yet—What are you waiting for???
Wednesday, November 27, 2013
A single father who yearns to be a family man, Logan O’Donnell is determined to create the perfect Christmas for his son, Charlie. The entire O’Donnell clan arrives to spend the holidays in Avalon, a postcard-pretty town on the shores of Willow Lake, a place for the family to reconnect and rediscover the special gifts of the season.
Friday, November 22, 2013
It has been seven years since Jeanette Sauderheim followed her best friend into Carver Hall Park…and came out alone. Jeanette has never gotten over his mysterious disappearance nor has she gone back into the park. While that traumatic night still haunts her, Jeanette distracts herself by balancing her time between trying to pass Spanish, hanging out with her friends, and reading the latest manga.
Saturday, November 16, 2013
I’m having a lot of trouble right now balancing my crazy work schedule, family obligations and blogging life. I really need to find a way to sneak a little me time in as well…so I’m…