Exclusive Excerpt: Plaster City by Johnny Shaw

10 June 2014 Jackie 1

I am excited to welcome author Johnny Shaw, who’s here to share a look at his newest Jimmy Veeder Fiasco novel, Plaster City. Jimmy Veeder and Bobby Maves are back at it, two years after the events of Dove Season—they’re not exactly the luckiest guys in the Imperial Valley, but, hey, […]

Story Time: Sideways Stories from Wayside School

6 June 2014 Jackie 0

Nikki and I hope you’ll join us today for Story Time with Literary Escapism, a bi-weekly feature where we showcase various children books that fall directly in the fantasy & science fiction genres, as well as books we’re enjoying with our young children. We’re talking boardbooks, picture books, those books labeled […]

Let Us Help With LE Advertising

3 June 2014 Jackie 0

Looking for different ways to get exposure for your book? Literary Escapism offers multiple advertising placements for a static image (300x250px), placed at the top of the sidebar (in the ordered purchased), for $75. This means your book would show up on every page view for an entire month! For more information, […]

#RAGTLive: 7 Interviews with 50 Authors!

3 June 2014 Jackie 0

The Reader Author Get Together is happening this weekend in Cincinnati and this year will feature the first ever Blogger Lounge. Hosted by Barclay Publicity, Joyfully Reviewed,Blogging by Liza, A Buckeye Girl Reads, and myself, we’ll be doing 7 live interviews between Friday and Saturday. If you’re going to be around (and […]

Interview with Darynda Jones Revisited

2 June 2014 Jackie 0

So I’m a terrible person. Last week I chatted with Darynda Jones about her new release, Sixth Grave on the Edge, and told everyone that if they had any questions, to go ahead and leave them and I’ll ask during out chat. The chat comes and I totally missed a […]


The Immortal Crown by Richelle Mead

1 June 2014 Nicole 1

I have mixed feelings about The Immortal Crown by Richelle Mead, which is the second novel in her Age of X series.  I still love her writing (mainly because she has such a way that is very easy to read) and I do enjoy the storyline of The Age of X series, […]

Coastal Magic 2015

1 June 2014 Jackie 2

Oh yeah, after this years polar vortex (and 6 school snow days within 3 weeks), I am so heading to Daytona Beach, Florida in February for the Coastal Magic Convention. I know Summer is just starting, but February is 7 months away. Okay, Jennifer has officially scared me because that’s not that much […]