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Let’s Chat // Re-Thinking the Books We Read #IndieAugust

Hey everyone! Over the years, as Sophie's Corner got onto its feet and gained more followers, I've gotten emails from writers asking me to read and review their book on my blog. Many of these works were in the YA genre and had fascinating synopses; they sounded like books that I would enjoy, that readers… Continue reading Let’s Chat // Re-Thinking the Books We Read #IndieAugust

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Let’s Chat // Mini-Reviews… Yay or Nay?

Hey everyone! These past few weeks I've been in a mini-review phase. No matter what book I read, even if it is a book that I enjoyed, I can't seem to sit down and write out a full 750-word review. So... Today I want to open the discussion about mini-reviews and hear you guys's thoughts.… Continue reading Let’s Chat // Mini-Reviews… Yay or Nay?

children of the sun

I finished my WIP?! (+ anesthetics & snippet!!)

Whoa. What?! Last thing I remembered I was still writing the final battle scene between the heroes and the villains for the longest time and... now it's done? WHAT? I am in total writing hangover mode haha. So on July 6, 2019, at around 11:30PM, I finished writing Children of the Sun, draft 3. Although… Continue reading I finished my WIP?! (+ anesthetics & snippet!!)

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Mini-Review: East of Eden

Set in the rich farmland of California’s Salinas Valley, this sprawling and often brutal novel follows the intertwined destinies of two families—the Trasks and the Hamiltons—whose generations helplessly reenact the fall of Adam and Eve and the poisonous rivalry of Cain and Abel. Adam Trask came to California from the East to farm and raise… Continue reading Mini-Review: East of Eden