Tora’s Book Nook Review: Persistence of Vision by Liesel K. Hill

Maggie Hill and her brother are vacationing in Las Vegas when Maggie sees a strange vision. Right after, she and her brother lose 12 hours, with no memory of where they had been. The strange injuries they both suffered suggest something sinister happened to them during the lost hours....

Tora’s Book Nook Review: Teeth of the Gods by Sarah K.L. Wilson

I loved this book! I generally don’t like YA fantasy, but the characters in this book aren’t teenagers. This is a coming of age story set on another planet, Everturn. Tylira Nyota can’t access her magic even after years of seclusion and training, which makes her useless in the...

Tora’s Book Nook Review: A Matter of Death by Victoria DeLuis

This is a short story introducing the world of The Independent Necromancer’s Bureau. Cassie is an agent in the Independent Necromancer’s Bureau and her ghost friend Dylan is worried one of his friends is in trouble. Cassie works to find the ghost and the necromancer who is holding it...

How I came up with the idea for The Malvers War Series

Authors are often asked where we get our story ideas. For me, they come from many different sources; mythology, dreams, or an interesting character or incident. My series, The Malvers War, had its start while I was watching Syfy Channel’s Face Off TV series. The Season 1 finale challenge...