1. georginaK

    Book Review: Books you love

    I’ve raced through my stack of books and need some recommendations! My preferred genre is novels: recent favorites that I highly recommend are Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens, Sing Unburied Sing by Jesmyn Ward, and Spill Simmer Falter Wither by Sara Baume. All three of these use language...
  2. Rich.

    To the fantasy readers and writers, recommendations needed

    I'm reading V E Schwab's Shades of Magic series and thoroughly enjoying it. I was hoping that those of you in the know might be able to recommend something similar. I'm looking for other authors writing character-led commercial fantasy along similar lines to Shades of Magic. Can anyone help me...
  3. Rich.

    Help! Buddy stories – recommendations needed!

    Hi all, I'm working myself up to writing a buddy story – you know the type, a two-hander, dual protagonists from opposite sides of the tracks who are forced to work together towards a common goal, learning about themselves and facing their flaws as they go. I was hoping some of you could...