Tag Archives: books

Catch Up Blog: Amazon Acquires Goodreads


WAH! I missed a post. Even in the most knackering of days after no sleep whatsoever when my boys were born I didn’t miss a post. Now…? Oh well. It had to happen eventually I suppose. Anyway, I was going … Continue reading

Posted in Ileandra's Posts, News, Procrastination | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Reading As A Reader, Reading As A Writer, Reading As An Editor


I picked up a book last week. My absolute favourite author in the world and yet there are several books by him I haven’t read yet. One of them was a movie adaptation from the well known Hammer Horror franchise. … Continue reading

Posted in Ileandra's Posts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

The Book Fairy’s Bigger, Badder Cousin!


Oh. My. God! I knew it had to exist. I just knew, but I hadn’t managed to turn up anything during my (halfhearted) internet searches. Last Saturday I took three books along with me to the Phoenix Writers, intending to … Continue reading

Posted in Ileandra's Posts, Non-Writing Projects, The Book Fairy | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Bonus Blog: Books I Want To Read in 2012


Welcome to the fifth (I think) of my bonus blog entries for the this, the first week of 2012! I’ve hinted that there were several things I wanted to be sure I did this year and you’ll be pleased to … Continue reading

Posted in Ileandra's Posts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Where Do My Characters Come From?


I get asked this a lot. For some reason people seem to think it should be horrifically difficult to come up with a character idea or concept or outline. For me, it doesn’t seem to be . Which is nice. … Continue reading

Posted in Ileandra's Posts, Illy Tips | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment