Check out this Amazon Exclusive Giveaway from Pen Name Publishing for a boxset of three stories of female resilience in a pre #MeToo movement kind of world. One book is my two time award winning novel, Scout's Honor. The other two are the newly-released Lake Effect by Nicole Tone and The Wrong Side of Twenty-Five … Continue reading #StillHere Boxset Available on Amazon
A story of self discovery while along a solo trip across the country, Blossom encounters both the simple goodness and desperate horrors in every day people of the present while also trying to escape from the hardships and toxic relationships of her past. Debut novelist Dionne Abouelela is a master at word-smithing and spinning a … Continue reading Book Review – The Wrong Side of Twenty-Five by Dionne Abouelela
Scout's Honor was named as a Finalist in the 2017 Eric Hoffer Book Awards. Anyone who follows soccer knows that when you're named Finalist, you came in second. In the book world, "Finalist" is good! Great, actually. I am humbled and honored that my beloved debut novel, the only tangible thing that kept me present, … Continue reading First Loser?
Chasing Eveline tells a story of a 16 year old girl named Ivy, abandoned by her mother, now being raised by her father - himself, dealing with his own loss and abandonment. But when you're the parent, you don't get to quit just because life sucks. She maintains a connection to the love she holds … Continue reading Book Review – Chasing Eveline by Leslie Hauser