Here in the Midwest, the last couple of days have been a nightmare, at least at our house (well, part of the time was a lot of fun, but the storms have definitely taken their toll), so I’m glad to have another Summer Reads Blog Tour post to share today. Let’s have a look at the books that fellow Worldbuilder Andrea Baker has chosen, shall we? That oughtta keep my mind off the river forming outside my door, at least for a little while…
Summer Reads Blog Tour – Week Five
It’s week five already, and it’s time to welcome Andrea Baker. I had the privilege of meeting Andrea a number of years ago on a forum, we became fast friends and have watched each other’s work develop over the years. It’s always amazing for me to look back and see all the changes we’ve been through. Take a peek at not only Andrea’s reads list, but also her books. You won’t be disappointed!
Andrea Baker has had ideas for stories, and poems all of her life, and as a child and teenager, many of these were written in one shape or another.
As she grew older, and graduated University, she convinced herself that writing was a childhood adventure, and something that she should have grown out of – that these daydreams belonged in the realms of childhood. For many years she stopped herself writing – although her mind continued creating these worlds and stories, she refused to write them down.
Over the last decade, however, she has returned to allowing herself to develop these stories, and as a result, the Worlds Apart Series, an idea that has floated around for quite a few years now, has been created.
Andrea’s bookshelf: summer-reads-blog-2014
Fantastic!!!Again, although reviewed against Book One, I’ve read all three, and will not post spoilers.This trilogy was a turning point for me – I’d previously read literary fiction and romance, as well as the odd chick-lit that caug…
Share book reviews and ratings with Andrea, and even join a book club on Goodreads.
Don’t forget to stop by Lisa’s blog and have a look at all the neat stuff she’s got up there, and make sure you enter to win the great prizes from the Rafflecopter in the link above. And give Andrea a visit, too – you won’t regret it!
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Reblogged this on Sophie E Tallis and commented:
Week Five of the wonderful Summer Reads Blog Tour with the brilliant Andrea Baker, a fantastic writer and our own lovable castle!
Sounds like an exciting read!
They all look great, don’t they? 🙂