Aug 042015
 
Interview with K.C. Tansley

If you had to describe your book Twitter style (140 characters or less), what would you say? Prep school junior Kat Preston accidentally #timetravels to 1886 Connecticut to solve a #murdermystery and break a #curse. #YA #TGWIG What books have influenced your writing? I love Richelle Mead’s Vampire Academy series and Andrea Cremer’s Nightshade trilogy. I get pulled in by an action-packed book with supernatural beings and an underlying mystery. I am also a huge fan of cozy mysteries with paranormal elements like Paige Shelton’s Country Cooking School Mysteries. I adored Laini Taylor’s Daughter of Smoke and Bone. I’m a […]

Aug 032015
 
Review: The Girl Who Ignored Ghosts

This was a fun paranormal story with lots of action packed into every page. There are ghosts, a family curse, an unsolved murder, and time travel. So much stuff, but it never felt tangled or rushed. The plot was the highlight of the story, but the characters were fun too. I liked the focus on Kat and Evan. They were a good contrast, and I loved the hints at something between them. It struck just the right balance between sweet and teenaged awkward. There were a few developments right near the end that I didn’t care as much about, but […]