Hi. My name is Kate. I have a lot of books. More than I did two years ago when I did a bookshelf tour. So it was time to do another one. Here you are. 😉 (Will Smith did it better…) (A most lovely book ❤ ) I hope you enjoyed! Have you read any … More Meet My Bookshelves!
“Camping doesn’t lead to kidnapping… usually. When Emily goes on a group camping trip in Northern Arizona, she suspects her biggest danger will be mosquito bites and bear-sightings. The trip becomes far from relaxing, however, when she hears from a family friend that they can’t get in touch with her dad. Unable to call, due … More Book Review: A-Spying We Will Go
This was me the last few days… Okay, a lot less evil and a little less tired looking, but you get the idea. I had come to a pretty bad standstill in my WIP (but I have a deadline) so I pulled out my polka-dotted notebook and set to work writing longhand. For some reason … More I Finished a Giraffe
“For the first time, Madeline has permission to meddle. Something’s not adding up in the Wintherwood, Ohio bank, and Madeline’s there to figure out why. Sent by the Rockland Pinkerton’s office to investigate shady banking practices, Madeline finally has the opportunity to try out all her developing detective skills. From her new disguise to an … More Book Review: Dead Letter
Last week, I finally got to pick up my Camp NaNo story again and put in some more words. It’s been so much fun getting to know these characters better and move the story forward. Some big things (and some cute things) have been happening. 😀 Here’s an excerpt… (Context, during a loooong game of … More Writing, Reading, Loving Lately
Thank you to everyone who entered the giveaway last week! It was so fun seeing your entries come in, and I hope you had fun doing them. 😀 (Also, if you asked a question on Goodreads, I’ve answered them all now, so you can check those out here.) I used Rafflecopter to pick a winner … More Announcing Giveaway Winners!
Happy National Booklovers Day, y’all! It’s our day to shine. 😀 😀 Abigail from Books, Life, and Christ always has the best tags, so I’m stealing this fantastic one from her. I especially love that it makes me look harder at the books I own and identify what’s unique about each of them. ❤ Be … More Do I Have That Book? Challenge
“Georgia Gilmore was a cook at the National Lunch Company in Montgomery, Alabama. When the bus boycotts broke out in Montgomery after Rosa Parks was arrested, Georgia knew just what to do. She organized a group of women who cooked and baked to fund-raise for gas and cars to help sustain the boycott. Called the … More Picture Book Review: Pies from Nowhere
Greetings from Lady Shelly Addison Middleton, a.k.a. me. I found this cool “author pseudonym generator meme”, and the name sounded rather royal and slightly medievalish, so yeah… 😉 Behold… As the creative title of this post suggests, I have a giveaway for y’all!! 😀 In celebration of my new book The Night Archers, I’m giving … More The Night Archers GIVEAWAY
Summer is just flying! Which is a good thing considering how warm it gets where I live. 😉 I’ve been so busy that I absolutely missed updating you all on June, so I’m gonna do these “evil twins” together… 😉 Here’s an update on my full plate… Pleasure read: The Last Voyage of Poe Blythe … More Plate Update: Superheros, Jabberwocky, and Christmas Cookies