Carrie Anton

Me, Myself & Ideas: The Ultimate Guide to Brainstorming Solo

Author: Carrie Anton & Jessica Nordskog | Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing An essential resource for any self-employed, freelance, or work-from-home professional, Me, Myself & Ideas offers tips, tools, and a host of exercises aimed at crushing mental blocks and forging ahead with creative solutions. Whether you're stuck on a logistical problem or experiencing a creative… Continue reading Me, Myself & Ideas: The Ultimate Guide to Brainstorming Solo

Elizabeth Crowens

The Time Traveler Professor

Author: Elizabeth Crowens | Publisher: Atomic Alchemist Productions LLC Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is obsessed with a legendary red book. Its peculiar stories have come to life, and rumors claim that it has rewritten its own endings. Convinced that possessing this book will help him write his ever-popular Sherlock Holmes stories, he takes on an… Continue reading The Time Traveler Professor

Dr Anne Brown

Backbone Power: The Science of Saying No

Author: Dr Anne Brown | Self-published A wise man once said, "the key to failure is trying to please everybody." But before you can tell others NO, you have to able to tell yourself YES. Yes to embarking on a path of personal growth. Yes to ending the cycle of people-pleasing and self-neglect-finally and forever.… Continue reading Backbone Power: The Science of Saying No

Bookish Month

Bookish January

I'm not much of a one for wrap ups and TBRs... I just don't have that much of a plan! Flying by the seat of my pants (for the most part)... But I've committed myself to some definite goals this year, for once. So I figured I could update on those periodically - in case… Continue reading Bookish January

Ellie Daines, Jaco Jacobs, Karen S. Robbins

The Quick Review: Children’s Books

  This is a new feature for me. I've seen it on other people's blogs, where they do short reviews of several books. Maybe their ARCs, or on a topic. I like it: it's straight to the point, you see a few different books, and I invariably find something I want to read. It just… Continue reading The Quick Review: Children’s Books

Tamora Pierce

Tempests and Slaughter

Author: Tamora Pierce | Publisher: Harper Voyager I received Tempests and Slaughter as an ARC, and was super excited. Firstly, Harper Voyager have published some of my all-time favourite books. So, ok, maybe I was fan-girling a little… And I have fond memories of reading Tamora Pierce books as a kid. Unfortunately, I have to… Continue reading Tempests and Slaughter