Books that can drive you nuts if you're female

A Female Rage Reading List: 16 Books That Scream to Be Read An increasing number of novels are putting women’s anger front and center. Here are some of our favorites. By Francesca Donner Jan. 10, 2020Updated 6:47 p.m. ET “Novels and plays throughout history have starred women who insist on doing it their way. But never in … Continue reading Books that can drive you nuts if you're female

Romance Writers Association facing withdrawals by major publishers

I wrote earlier about a dispute about racism in romance novels that led to an ill-considered disciplinary action against the complainant. Despite a withdrawal of the action, major publishers have now decided not to participate in this summer's annual conference. Not only do they provide funding, but many attendees may decide not to come. One … Continue reading Romance Writers Association facing withdrawals by major publishers

Reading order for Leigh Bardugo's Grisha world

If you have a young adult in your life who reads dark fantasy, and want to know what the fuss is about, here are some ways of dipping your toes in the water. https://bookriot.com/2019/01/21/leigh-bardugo-books/ READING PATHWAY: LEIGH BARDUGO JESSICA AVERY 01-21-19 Chances are if you’ve been around the YA fantasy scene for a while now, … Continue reading Reading order for Leigh Bardugo's Grisha world

Why the Witcher's horse is named Roach

Anytime you combine fantasy novels with video games, you're going to find arcane details that are trivial in appearance but have been considered in depth by the authors. Such is the case with The Witcher's horse(s) Roach. https://www.looper.com/181400/the-real-reason-the-witchers-horse-is-named-roach/ The real reason the Witcher's horse is named RoachHenry Cavill as Geralt on The Witcher NetflixBy Abbey … Continue reading Why the Witcher's horse is named Roach