Every year annual roundups of the best reading experiences are both my favourite and the bane of my blogging existence. I love adding to my already preposterously long “to be read list” (I wish to go through life in wanting of a good book), yet I find the task of whittling down my own list a daunting task. With every… Read More
It is with the warmest congratulations that the Inspy Awards Advisory Board announces the winners of the 2014 Inspys. View the Short List Nominees here View the Winners here Thank you to our judges for all of your hard work.
2014 CHRISTY AWARDS PRESENTED IN Atlanta ATLANTA—The fifteenth annual presentation of the Christy Awards honouring and promoting excellence in Christian fiction were presented at the Atlanta Marriot Marquis tonight. The 2014 Christy Awards featured a keynote address from Marcia Z. Nelson, associate religion editor at Publishers Weekly, where her duties include reviewing Christian fiction. Celebrated author Davis Bunn emceed the event and… Read More
A sure fire way to get me to the movies is to dangle the temptation of a period drama in front of me. Silly comedies? Nah, I’ll wait for the on-demand version and save the $12 for something worthy of watching on a big screen. There are a few promising trailers that have me hoarding my Christmas movie vouchers. What… Read More
Every year I like to set a goal of how many books I will read in 365 days . Last year (strange to be using that phrase already) I set an unrealistic goal of 100 which I later amended to 60. I finished out the year with 54 books read (excluding books nominated for an Inspy) and 3/4 of those were reviewed… Read More
The Inspy Awards Advisory Board has been working like busy bees to prepare for the upcoming awards season. We have had some structural changes and are still tweaking to make this year our biggest and best year. Here is the press release from the INPSYs website: It is with gratefulness and a measure of sadness that the Advisory Board makes… Read More