Tracy S. Morris

Quirky Mysteries, Screwball Fantasy and Sassy History

Author Spotlight:

Today I turn my author’s spotlight on Debra Killeen. Debra is the author of the Myrridian Cycle, a collection of alternate universe fantasies in which a modern Earth Human travels to the world of Myrridian to take the place of a duke whom he resembles and prevent a murder. When Chris McCabe agrees to travel […]

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Shelby Patrick: DIY Publishing and the Digital Revolution

Not too long ago, self-published authors were mavericks going against the grain. But since authors like Jim C. Hines and Michael A. Stackpole have become vocal supporters of self-publishing through digital media the format has gained some mainstream notice. This spring, when self-published author Amanda Hocking signed a deal with St. Martin’s Press, some authors […]

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Book Review: Jabone’s Sword by Selina Rosen

Jabone’s Sword by Selina Rosen My rating: 4 of 5 stars I haven’t read Swordmasters, but that hardly matters. Rosen writes each book in the series as a stand-alone book. The back-story is handled quickly in an early scene in which the author provides just enough information so that the reader is not lost by […]

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Here comes my birthday present!

My in-laws give me the best birthday gifts.  Mainly because they give me give certificates to Barnes and Noble.  I love to read, but it always seems that when people gave me books in my teen years, it was always some ‘ya’ book like the Sweet Valley High series or some YA novel about teens who […]

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Rejection, Submission and other Stuff

In-Laws are off and it was a good weekend.  We maanged to get the house under control, and my husband stopped the shedding problem with the judicious application of the slurping hose attachment from the vaccume cleaner. That sounds so much worse than it is.  I promise, no dogs were harmed in the combing of this shedding […]

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Review: Double Dog #4

Double Dog #4: Sabre Dance / The Lunari Mask by Melanie Fletcher / Laura J. Underwood My review rating: 5 of 5 starsIf you are a fan of swashbuckling fantasy, pirates and high adventure then Double Dog #4 is a worthy investment of your time. In the tradition of the Ace Doubles of the 50’s, […]

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Wolfsongs is in!

The postal carrier just delivered my bookstock order of Wolfsongs I.  And I barely got the box open when Ryan (home sick) snatched the book off the top.  He looks so cute, all curled up on the couch reading.  Guess that copy is going onto my personal shelf, and my contributor’s copy (when it gets here) […]

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