Some of you might be wondering, “Why, Sarah, are you reluctant to read The Hate U Give?” and the answer might be not be what you expected. This has been a hard post to work on, but one I felt I needed to write. [Read more…]
The Song Rising is almost here! I am thrilled as a Bone Season Advocate to be sharing with you today a sneak peak of the book!
The Bone Season was one of those books that blew me away. I read it before I started blogging and before I found the online book community. I was so in love with Samantha’s world building and characters that this book became an instant favorite.
This was me after reading the end of The Mime Order….
Can you say waiting for The Song Rising has been agony? YES. IT. HAS. I need more so bad which is why I’m super excited to share the prelude with you today! [Read more…]
A few weeks ago I made my 16th book trailer for Nevernight. After I had finished and published it, I got to reflecting on it’s process. EVERY time I make a book trailer there is a day of self-doubt, a day where I truly don’t know if it’ll come together. And to be honest, I’ll hate my trailer. Every time.
Every time I start a new book trailer I feel like it's never gonna come together. Hopefully this one will!
— Sarah K (@thebooktraveler) December 8, 2015
I got to thinking about this and realized that on those days where I look at my work in progress and realize it’s NOT what I want it to be it spurs me to make it better! [Read more…]
There’s this moment and you finish a book and you’re like, “UGHHH….I did not like that! Why the heck is this book so popular???”
Yes, it stinks but it happens to us all. We become the dreaded BLACK SHEEP! No one wants to be the black sheep when it comes to a book, especially a very hyped or popular book but it’s bound to happen. [Read more…]
We all know that moment…you start a book, get a little into it, and then this feeling begins to happen. That feeling could be cringing, boredom, apathy, annoyance or a many other possibilities but you have that moment when you realize, “You know what, I don’t think I want to keep reading. Crap.” [Read more…]