I am obviously *not* the expert on ARCs. I only request one or two a year, despite being a virtual blogging veteran at this point 😉 So perhaps I should keep my trap shut and let other more experienced bloggers take the lead on this topic… but then when have I ever managed to do […]The NeBUloUs Topic of ARCs — the orang-utan librarian
Starting back slowly…
I know I’ve promised before that I’d be back soon, but this time I really will be back to blogging soon. I’m going to take a little while getting through my backdated review posts (there’s only almost 40 of those 0_o).
Then, once I’ve got those out of the way, I’ll hopefully have been reading again to get through some of the review copies I promised (better three years late than never right?)
And then, once I’ve got through them, I’ll open the review requests back up, but with some more strict limits on the number of books I’ll accept.
See you all again soon!
Most of you would already know I’m on review request hiatus.
However, I’ve made the decision to maintain this hiatus until 2018 to get through the rest of my backlog.
I’ve currently still got 27 review books (via my blog) and an additional 10 books from NetGalley and ARCs from publishers to get through. The plan is to get through these 37 books by the end of 2017 and have a clean slate for review requests from January 2018.
I’ll still be blogging my reviews (and possibly and article or two) over the next six months so keep your eyes peeled for new content.
‘Til then, happy reading and writing!
by Nat Leblanc So you’ve got a great idea for a novel or story that you’re DYING to tell. The premise is profound, the symbolism is subtle, and the big reveal at the end is going to blow your readers’ minds. You throw together an outline and show it to an editor friend. They […]
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Read on August 15, 2014
Recommended for: Anyone who wants some editing practice
Synopsis: Meet Sarah, a nine-year old girl with a talent for painting and an adoptive family who supports her in everything she does. She lives a happy life with her foster-father who is her idol and her foster-mother who loves her unconditionally. Little does she know that her past will come back to haunt her and an atrocity that happened nine-year ago would come to light. What will be Sarah’s reaction when she is subjected to a past that she has no knowledge of?
Sandy is scared, worried and somewhat irritated because of the weird voices she hears from the attic above. With the help of her best friend, Anne, she decides to find out the source of this all racket but what will she find hidden up there? Would the truth shock her?
Will the frail, old and lonely novelist who had managed to incur an emotion so inside him be able to change the course of his life?
Self-made and hardworking Jenny was looking forward to the opening ceremony of her novel when she is subjected to the hatred and scorn of her best friend, Cindy and made a laughingstock in town. Will Jenny be able to hold her head high? Continue reading