WWW Wednesday 1-29-2014

WWW Wednesday. This meme is from shouldbereading.

To play along, just answer the following three (3) questions…

• What are you currently reading?
• What did you recently finish reading?
• What do you think you’ll read next?

• What are you currently reading?

I’m currently reading for the [mmth] time, This Crumbling Pageant, my own book. I HAVE A COVER. ~shivers!~ And I love it. And if you want to see it before it goes public, join my mailing list by typing in your email address and first name below, and whether you like pictures in your email [html] or not [text].

Also, if you want to participate in the cover reveal, let me know.

Otherwise, skip the sign-up and move along to what I finished reading because seriously, I WANT YOU TO SEE IT.

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• What did you recently finish reading?

monster brideThe Monster Bride, by Weyodi Squid. OMG, the most weirdly weird-ass book, EVER. And I love it. And it’s weird, did I mention it’s weird? And that it won’t be for everybody? Honest sex, fabulously unusual characterizations, a love story that is intense and not your typical love story, all mixed in with steampunk and fabulous world-building and a Frankenstein story that might have been written by Mary Wollstonecraft, with the way it addresses historical gender issues. In other words, weirdly wonderful. Please, please let me know if you read it, because I want to see your reviews or hear what you think!

Forgot to say–This is a self-pubbed book with some editing issues. If you know me, you know ordinarily I wouldn’t bother. Editing issues? Fingernails on a chalkboard. This time, the book, the writing, the story and characters transcend the issues.

• What do you think you’ll read next?

I’m not sure, because I’m up to my eyeballs in the copy edits for This Crumbling Pageant. It’s final word count is going to be somewhere around 185,000 words, so yes, when I say epic fantasy, I do mean epic!

Give me some recommendations, why doncha? You know what I like to read!

ladespOh, and in case you missed the announcement, La Desperada is on sale for .99 all over the freaking world! But the sale ends midnight, Jan 31, 2014 [Dallas, TX time].

What about you? What have you been reading lately? Put the link to your WWW Wednesday entry in comments, or just tell us!

 

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10 Comments

Filed under Books, Reading, The Fury Triad, This Crumbling Pageant, WWW Wednesday

10 responses to “WWW Wednesday 1-29-2014

  1. Monster Bride sounds pretty crazy – I am going to have to check it out! 🙂 Best of luck with the edits! -e

  2. You are totally right, Monster Bride does sound weird, but totally up my alley as I really did love Shelley’s Frankenstein!Best of luck with all the editing 🙂

  3. I was just going to sign up to check out your cover when I realised I had actually already seen it!I filled out a survey about the cover and you sent me out the finished version. Small world ha Looks great 🙂 Can’t wait to read it!

  4. denise

    Finished Razzmatazz, Smuggler’s Moon, The Duke’s Match Girl. Reading Confessions of Marie Antoinette, Wildwood Creek (ARC), and a couple of others left over from Christmas

  5. The Monster Bride sounds very different …. I will have to check it! 🙂
    Here is my WWW – http://dreamzandclouds.wordpress.com/2014/01/29/www-wednesday-vol-14-29012014/

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