Category Archives: Literary Fiction

The Percentages Men – A Review.

The Percentages Men by Brendan Gisby. Available on Amazon US and Amazon UK. Listen up you cubicle captives, statistical parameterizers, percentage purveyors! When we say we are 95% sure that you will like The Percentages Men, we mean that in … Continue reading

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Spill Simmer Falter Wither – A Review.

By Sara Baume. Available on multiple platforms. Beautifully written; disturbing to its core, especially disturbing that so young an author understands so deeply social isolation, loneliness and despair. From Sara Baume’s Prologue: “He is running, running, running. And there’s no … Continue reading

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The Wild Folk – A Review.

The Wild Folk by Flora Kennedy available on Amazon US and Amazon UK and on Barnes and Noble. The enchanting fairy tale woven from seaweed, sea, sand and selkies by Flora Kennedy was a pleasure to read. Sibilant alliteration throughout the … Continue reading

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Novellas of Mari Biella – A Review.

The Quickening, The Song of the Sea, Loving Imogen, Summer by Mari Biella Available on Amazon US and Amazon UK How does she do it? Channel Henry James, I mean. While it is grossly unfair to Biella to include all … Continue reading

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After The Rising – A Review.

by Orna Ross Available on Amazon US and Amazon UK The sinking sands of Coolanagh – AFTER THE RISING, May 13, 2012 Verified Purchase(What’s this?) This review is from: After The Rising: A Novel (An Irish Trilogy Book 1) (Kindle … Continue reading

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Joni Rodgers Discusses Indie Publishing and Literary Fiction

Today Joni Rodgers is visiting Ascroft, eh?. She’s participating in a blog tour to celebrate the upcoming release of Outside the Box: Women Writing Women, a limited edition collection of literary novels featuring unlikely heroines. Is indie publishing the new…

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Outside The Box – Women Writing Women available 2/20/2015

Amazon US and Amazon UK Orna Ross Joni Rodgers Roz Morris Kathleen Jones Jane Davis Carol Cooper Jessica Bell

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Jake Miller’s Wheel – A Review.

Jake Miller’s Wheel by James Ostby. Available on Amazon US and Amazon UK. The land held great promise. The promise of Elysian Plain, the ancient Greek paradise. “I’m here about Jake Miller.” Montana is a vast state (4th largest in … Continue reading

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Brain: The Man Who Wrote the Book That Changed the World – A Review.

Brain by Dermot Davis. Available on Amazon US and Amazon UK. Charles Spectrum, writing under the nom de plume of “Daniel Waterstone” who in turn writes under the pen name of “Dermot Davis” has produced the self-help book to end … Continue reading

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A Winsome FiveSome: Joni Rodgers, Roz Morris, Barb Taylor Sissel, John A.A. Logan & Linda Gillard

Joni’s Blog for May 29, 2014

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