Blogdom Feb. 26-Mar. 26, ’14

BlogdomOh boy, do I have loads to share from my Blogdom (my personal realm of the Blogosphere)!

You may want to bookmark this and come back to it a few times. Good stuff here.

(Feb.26-Mar.26, 2014)

Book Reviews

-From Reading and Writing Urban Fantasy…, Review: Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas

-From BIBLIOBETH, BETH AND CHRISSI DO KID-LIT 2014… THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS…

-From MyBookAddictionReviews, Review~ Poison Town by Creston Mapes

-From Blogging for a Good Book, The Girl of Fire and Thorns, by Rae Carson

-From The Between, The Between Review/ Desert Son

-From Book Bunny’s Burrow, Dead Until Dark – Charlaine Harris

-From BOOK PASSION FOR LIFE, Wicked Satyr Nights (The Cursed Satyroi #1) by Rebekah Lewis

-From The Between, Review/ Heart of Eternity

-From The Thousand Lives, Review: Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell

Interviews

-From Alana Munro, …In-depth Interview with the Author and Illustrator of Goo and Spot…

– From Goodreads, Debut Author Snapshot: Daniel Levine

– From SEARCHING THE CLOUDS, An Interview With Author Lynette Noni!

Book Trailers

-From Mark Pryor, Series Trailer

-From Chronicle Books, Tiny Tokyo Book Trailer

– From Ephelants, Vampires Are Us by Margot Adler

Short Stories & Excerpts

-From 4writersandreaders, MEET “SPOTLIGHT” AUTHOR: Bruce A. Borders

-From STORYWRITE, Where There’s a Will

-From Kim Talks Books, Guest Post: Stacy-Deanne’s Captivated Book Blast

-From Reading Addiction Virtual Blog Tours, PROMO: Insight by Jamie Magee

-From 300 STORIES, 211. I DID IT ALL BY MYSELF

-From The Manicheans, #Past memories

-From Green Wizard Publishing, The Night Porter – An Extract

-From Anneque G. Malchien, Cheerful Short Story: Padma and Kanti

Writing

-From The Insecure Writer’s Support Group, 10 Signs You Might Be a Professional Writer

-From Live Write Thrive, Make Me Like Your Protagonist or I’ll Stop Reading

-From Writers 750, Should Authors Give Away Free Books? (more about publishing than writing)

Blogging

– From Creative Writing with the Crimson League, How to Blog To Improve Your Creative Writing

-From Writerland, How to Back Up Your Blog

Marketing

-From MYRIAD SPHERES, Is This Literally the Worst Thing an Author Could Do?

-From Mike Wells Official Website, Why Audiobooks?

-From The Between, The Perfect Pitch

-From Tricia Drammeh, Book Promotion Etiquette

-From RED WEBSITE DESIGN BLOG, 12 Steps to Create the Perfectly Optimised Webpage

-From IWSG, Where to Advertise Your E-Books – Discounted, Free, and Otherwise

News

-From Gigaom via Digital Book World, Amazon-owned Audible lowers royalty rates on self-published audiobooks

-From Amazon, 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime: Readers’ Picks

Movie Reviews, Trailers, & More

-From Derrick Ferguson, THE LEGO MOVIE

-From MOVIECLIPS Trailers, The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Official Extended…

-From hollywoodstreams, ‘Veronica Mars’ Trailer

-From Blogging for a Good Book, The Returned (2012)

-From MOVIECLIPS Trailers via Candy Coated Reality, Heaven is for Real Official Trailer #1

-From hollywoodstreams, ‘The Art of the Steal’ Trailer

-From Derrick Ferguson, 300: RISE OF AN EMPIRE

-From The Geek Twins, 7 Controversial Black Directors Who Should Make a Sci-Fi Film [List]

Entertainment

-From Audio SeXXX, Moon Shine

-From Of Musings and Wonderings, Can’t Keep A Good Thing Down… [TV]

-From MUNGAI AND THE GOA CONSTRICTOR, International Polar Bear Day – February 27th 2014

-From The Masquerade Crew, This is a lousy 1 star review…

-From Memnon TeZe Zaahir, Lupita Nyong’o Epic Speech on Black Beauty……

-From Shelf Awareness, And the Bookish Oscar Goes to… 12 Years a Slave

-From INTERESTINGLITERATURE, Five Fascinating Facts about Children’s Literature

-From Being Jazzybeat Chick, … Silences by Richard Jackson ~ Accompanied by Nat King Cole – Lush Life…

-From Rita Robinson, In Praise of Criticism

-From Nilofer Merchant, Does Doing a TED Talk Make You Famous?

-From Felicia’s Melange, “Tiger Lily Doesn’t Equal Human Torch” plus a very long rant

-From You Tube, International Day of Happiness: ‘Happy’ Dances Around the World

-From vlogbrothers, 18 Great Books You Probably Haven’t Read (I like his enthusiasm.)

By including links to these articles, reviews, interviews, etc…I am not endorsing the opinions of these bloggers and writers, but am simply sharing the highlights of my blog reading experience.

Thank you for taking the time to read this post. If you like it let me know and share it with others. See you next time, Toi Thomas. #thetoiboxofwords

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Toi Thomas

I like reading, writing, cooking, dancing, movies, and music. I’m a big kid and choose to see the world in my own special way. Yes, I’m educated, but I haven’t let that stop me from being who I want to be. I’m a wife, teacher, author, blogger, and more.