Showing posts from November, 2015

CAST YOUR CHARACTERS: Sour Candy by Kealan Patrick Burke

CAST YOUR CHARACTERS SOUR CANDY AUTHOR: Kealan Patrick Burke DESCRIPTION: At first glance, Phil Pendelton and his son Adam are just an ordinary father and son, no different from any other. They take walks in the park together, visit county fairs, museums, and zoos, and eat together overlooking the lake. Some might say the father is a little too accommodating given the lack of discipline when the child loses his temper in public. Some might say he spoils his son by allowing him to eat candy whenever he wants and set his own bedtimes. Some might say that such leniency is starting to take its toll on the father, given how his health has declined. What no one knows is that Phil is a prisoner, and that up until a few weeks ago and a chance encounter at a grocery store, he had never seen the child before in his life. A new novella from the Bram Stoker Award-winning author of THE TURTLE BOY and KIN. CHARACTERS: Rami Malek as PHIL PENDLETON Phil is an average guy, average loo

INTERVIEW: Tomahawk Talk Where Are They Now: Heidi Ruby MIller

INTERVIEWS I am the featured alum for Uniontown Area High School 's newspaper in the Where Are They Now column. It's a nice look back at who I was then and who I am in 2015. Much thanks to The Tomahawk Talk and Christina Hebda ! Here's a sneak peek: TT: How would you describe yourself in five words or less? HRM: “Living well on my terms” TT: Do you have any advice for seniors here at UHS, or any of the underclassman? HRM: “I believe that an optimistic person is a magnet for pleasurable experiences. So work on developing a positive attitude now to save you from bitterness later.” READ THE FULL INTERVIEW HERE.

BOOK: Firefly (Ice Born: Book One) by P. M. Pevato

BOOKS FIREFLY (Ice Born: Book One) Most residents of the quiet alpine town of Snow Valley would scoff at the idea of witches in their midst, yet a deadly war rages beneath the surface as witch hunters stalk the local coven. The hunted—a coven of teen witches just emerging into their full talents. The hunters—a family of immortal witch hunters assigned to assimilate, infiltrate, and eliminate the coven. Teenage witch Emeranne Goode, or Ems, has a recurring dream in which she follows her beloved fireflies as they shimmer and dance toward the forest. She finds a boy, lying on the ground but sees only his gray eyes glowing a silvery sheen at night. Witch hunter Bennett Bassett remembers nothing of his mortal life. Torn between his human values, buried deep within, and his heartless duties as a witch hunter, Bennett and his family hold the fate of the Snow Valley Coven in their hands. Ems and Bennett’s growing affection for one another is doomed from the start: she is the hunted

CAST YOUR CHARACTERS: Finish Him (The Games of Love) by Deanna Dee

CAST YOUR CHARACTERS FINISH HIM (The Games of Love) AUTHOR: DEANNA DEE DESCRIPTION: Round One, FLIRT Sonya Black never expected a petty sibling quarrel could lead to her sister being drugged. Overcome with guilt, Sonya vows to bring the jerk to justice. When she dives into her own investigation, she lands belly up in the company of Jaxon Nyles, the security guard who may have all the answers. But being a detective isn’t as easy as Sonya thinks. On top of that, Jaxon always seems to be in the right place at the right time. Is he a suspect, or is he falling for her? More important, is she falling for him? The round has begun. Who will flirt? Who will win? Will hearts break in the process? CHARACTERS: Holland Roden as SONYA BLACK Sonya is the leading lady of Finish Him. She doesn’t trust easily and starts out making snap judgments. She gets better, though, and if you ever wanted someone in your corner, Sonya’s your girl. Dave Franco as JAXON NYLES Jaxon is the lea