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Escapist Newsletter (Vol 5 Issue 2)

5 February 2011 Jackie 5

News from LE The honeymoon period is over.  I had forgotten what it was like having an infant in the house and Psy is definitely re-educating me.  I was spoiled by having the monkey in preschool last winter and it’s really helped out this winter, but I’m going to have […]

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Shadowfever Discussion Tonight @ 9pm

5 February 2011 Jackie 0

The second Pajama Chat Readers discussion is going to feature Karen Marie Moning’s Shadowfever, which was released on January 18th. This series has been a fantastic ride with each novel ending in cliffhangers, making all of us eagerly awaiting the next one. Now that the series is ended, Larissa from […]

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Tempt Me Saturday!

5 February 2011 Jackie 1

The Alchemist by Paolo Bacigalupi Magic has a price. But someone else will pay. Every time a spell is cast, a bit of bramble sprouts, sending up tangling vines, bloody thorns, and threatening a poisonous sleep. It sprouts in tilled fields and in neighbors’ roof beams, thrusts up from between […]

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NA Mini-Challenge: Steampunk

1 February 2011 Jackie 22

One of the beautiful things about the New Author Challenge is it gives everyone a chance to try someone they haven’t before.  Someone they’ve been meaning to or have just recently discovered.  It’s also a great time to finally pick up a novel by someone who keeps being recommended. With […]