Dying to Dance by Jamie Cortland

Creating Memorable Characters

The following is a guest post by Jamie Cortland, author of Dying to Dance. Have we talked about creating characters? I hope so because if you’re ready to begin the book of your dreams, that’s exactly[…]

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Ian Rankin

Ian Rankin in Ottawa

On Thursday 19 November 2015, Ian Rankin was in town for the Ottawa International Writers Festival to talk about his new book, Even Dogs in the Wild. In the 20th installment of the Inspector Rebus series, John[…]

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Ghostly by Audrey Niffenegger

Ghostly by Audrey Niffenegger

Ghostly is an anthology of 16 ghost stories, edited, introduced and illustrated by Audrey Niffenegger.  In the introduction, the author says the stories are about “haunted houses, lovers, children and cats”, and this about sums[…]

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