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  • Sherrod Tunstall, author of "The Show Me State"
    JoeyPinkney.com five minutes five questions with Sherrod Tunstall
    About The Show Me State:Meet Lauren Wilcox, the original “Queen of The Lou.” She’s blessed with great beauty, phenomenal writing abilities, sex skills out of this world, and that platinum “good-good.” This is also her...
  • Book Review: "Gilt" by Katherine Longshore
    Book Review: "Gilt" by Katherine Longshore
    There is something special about friendship. Sometimes friendship is the only thing people have and it becomes like family to them. The girls of the household of the Dowager Duchess of Norfolk knew that better than anyone. Catherine Howard, the...
  • You Can't Win
    Who is Who in a Story of the Impoverished and the Guilty
    Not to be confused with the raucous comedian and front-man of the band Tenacious D, Jack Black is one of the few American authors that have ever really written a book as what can only be known as Vagrant Literature. Black even may have been the...
  • 'Princess, More Tears to Cry'
    Lifting the Veil: Jean Sasson on 'Princess, More Tears to Cry' (Q&A)
    Today, Hartford Books Examiner welcomes Jean Sasson.Ms. Sasson is the author of Princess, More Tears to Cry (Liza Dawson Associates, $12.99)—the fourth book in her New York Times bestselling series recounting the life of Saudi Arabia’s...
  • Daredevil #10
    "Daredevil #10" rises above depression in the picks of comic book week
    Just when the latest ridiculous Marvel Comics crossover makes one want to throw up their hands (or inner fluids) in disgust, in comes the latest issue of "Daredevil" to wash all of that funk away. Month in and month out, Mark Waid...
  • White Fox
    Korean super heroine White Fox to join the Marvel Comics' Avengers
    In the past few years, Marvel Comics has sought to increase their recognition as well as licensing into Asia. The most straightforward example of this was a long time alliance with Japanese animation studio Madhouse for not only projects regarding...
  • Learning to Float: Memoir of a Caregiver-Husband by Allan B. Ament
    Learning to Float: Memoir of a Caregiver-Husband by Allan B. Ament
    It’s always a pleasure when the opportunity comes around to witness a colleague’s debut book hit the shelves. So, with full disclosure, I must confess to being an acquaintance of author Allan B. Ament, as we have some associations in...
  • 'Ivan: The Remarkable True Story of the Shopping Mall Gorilla' by Katherine Applegate
    'Ivan: The Remarkable True Story of the Shopping Mall Gorilla'
    Katherine Applegate, author of "The One and Only Ivan," has written a picture book for those too young for the middle grade story. In "Ivan: The Remarkable True Story of the Shopping Mall Gorilla," Applegate manages to convey...
  • Heroes of fantasy arise through the written word
    Writing one’s fantasy hero has become an achievable feat
    The epic tales of legendary heroes have been around for thousands of years. The Epic of Gilgamesh, the first hero story and perhaps the oldest story on Earth, was believed to be written around 2500 BC or earlier. The story of Beowulf was told...
  • Trapline
    Albuquerque readers to meet Allison Coil creator at Bookworks Nov. 29
    (Current fiction & past quality fiction)Albuquerque readers have a chance to meet in person the author of the ever-expanding series of novels each labeled “An Allison Coil Mystery.” So far three such books have emerged from the...
  • Cover of "Temple Mount" by Keith Raffel
    Read the thriller “Temple Mount” by Keith Raffel
    Keith Raffel tells us he suffers from career ADD. I think he has a keen intellect and is curious and brave enough to want to experiment. Keith is a graduate of Harvard Law School and Oxford. One of his first jobs was serving as “counsel to...
  • Cover release for fellow Examiner's new book
    Cover release for fellow Examiner's new book!
    The long awaited release of Writing for Love will soon be ready for our shelves! With mounting excitement, author Dawnette Blackwood-Rhoomes has graciously revealed a tentative cover of Writing for Love. The book will be released in December 2014...
  • The Twitter Background Image and The Author - The BookTweeter Buzz with Joey Pinkney
    "The Twitter Background Image and The Author" The BookTweeter Buzz, Joey Pinkney
    There are a number of ways you can extend your author and/or book brand through your Twitter Background Image.In social media, you are the brand. Why not take advantage of that on Twitter using your background image?Before we get deep into this...
  • Top 3 NaNoWriMo lessons learned
    Top 3 NaNoWriMo lessons learned
    As thousands of participants near the finish line, hopefully, of this year’s National Novel Writing Month, many will ask themselves what lessons NaNoWriMo has taught them this November. The challenge of writing fifty thousand words in thirty...
  • Review: "Captivated by You" - Gideon and Eva adjust to married life
    Review: "Captivated by You" - Gideon and Eva adjust to married life
    In the fourth installment of the series, Gideon and Eva adjust to married life as they quickly see that it’s not going to be that happily ever after that they wanted as the ghosts from their past continue to haunt them.Gideon and Eva are...