Why I think The Carnival of Ash is an outstanding novel #TheWriteReads #UltimateBlogTour

DISCLAIMER: THE WRITE READS PROVIDED ME A DIGITAL and physical COPY OF THE NOVEL The carnival of ash BY tom beckerlegge IN EXCHANGE FOR AN HONEST REVIEW. Book Info Genre: Adult Fantasy (Update: Adult Literary Alternative History is more accurate) Length: 528 Pages Publishing: 15th March 2022 Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1786185008/  Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/58438204-the-carnival-of-ash  Blurb Cadenza is the City of…

PBN 30-day Book Challenge Day 9: Favorite Book to Give as a Gift

DISCLAIMER: THE 30-DAY BOOK CHALLENGE IS CREATED BY PROFESSIONAL BOOK NERDS. I’M MERELY RESPONDING TO THEIR PROMPTS FOR MY OWN WRITING CHALLENGE. I rarely give books since from the few people I can call friends, fewer like to read. The probability that they have already bought books that I can give them is also pretty…

PBN 30-day Book Challenge Day 8: Series Everyone should Read

DISCLAIMER: THE 30-DAY BOOK CHALLENGE IS CREATED BY PROFESSIONAL BOOK NERDS. I’M MERELY RESPONDING TO THEIR PROMPTS FOR MY OWN WRITING CHALLENGE. You’re probably thinking it’s Harry Potter. You couldn’t be more wrong. Lord of the Rings? Chronicles of Narnia? Game of Thrones? All wrong. If I were to nominate a series that everyone should…

PBN 30-day Book Challenge Day 6: Book that Broke your Heart

DISCLAIMER: THE 30-DAY BOOK CHALLENGE IS CREATED BY PROFESSIONAL BOOK NERDS. I’M MERELY RESPONDING TO THEIR PROMPTS FOR MY OWN WRITING CHALLENGE. There is no other book more haunting to me than Harry Potter and The Order of the Phoenix. When Sirius disappeared behind the curtain and wouldn’t answer Harry’s calls, I bawled not unlike…

PBN 30-day Book Challenge Day 5: Favorite Classic Novel

DISCLAIMER: THE 30-DAY BOOK CHALLENGE IS CREATED BY PROFESSIONAL BOOK NERDS. I’M MERELY RESPONDING to THEIR PROMPTS FOR MY OWN WRITING CHALLENGE. Like in my previous post, I have a number of honorable mentions. Among them are Illusions, Anne of Green Gables, Screwtape Letters, and Jo’s Boys. The rest of them I already wrote about…

PBN 30-day Book Challenge Day 4: Book You Remember from Childhood

Disclaimer: The 30-Day Book Challenge is created by Professional Book Nerds. I’m merely responding to their prompts for my own writing challenge. I have three responses to this prompt and they aren’t any of the Harry Potter novels. Winnie the Pooh and Friends Among the gifts I received as a child, this book-set, in particular,…

PBN 30-day Book Challenge Day 3: Book you did not finish

Disclaimer: The 30-Day Book Challenge is created by Professional Book Nerds. I’m merely responding to their prompts for my own writing challenge. Oh, boy! Where do I start? First, let me set the scope of ‘books I did not finish’ to novels. Rarely do I crack open a non-fiction book and start reading from the…

PBN 30-day Book Challenge Day 2: Favorite Book by Your Favorite Writer

Disclaimer: The 30-Day Book Challenge is created by Professional Book Nerds. I’m merely responding to their prompts for my own writing challenge. This prompt is quite challenging for me to respond to as I tend to think the work is a separate entity from the author in terms of the scope of favoritism. Reading the…

What I read in September-October 2021

I’ve been overthinking about the future content of this blog which causes me to take for granted its present content. But since that is not here nor there, here are the articles and blog posts that have piqued my interest: How Much Do I Need to Retire? (Investopedia) What is it about: The article provides…