Spilled Ink

What's better than reading your favorite books? Connecting with your favorite authors! Bookish Valhalla's author exclusives keep readers 'in the know' with writers through book recommendations, interviews, and activities.

  • Blog Tours,  Spilled Ink

    Blog Tour: Interview With B.R. Myers, Author of ROGUE PRINCESS

    Rogue Princess by B.R. Myer

    Rogue PrincessB.R. MyersPublished by: Swoon ReadsPublication date: January 21st 2020Genres: Retelling, Science Fiction, Young Adult A princess fleeing an arranged marriage teams up with a snarky commoner to foil a rebel plot in B. R. Myers’ Rogue Princess, a gender-swapped sci-fi YA retelling of Cinderella. Princess Delia knows her duty: She must choose a prince to marry in order to secure an alliance and save her failing planet. Yet she secretly dreams of true love, and feels there must be a better way. Determined to chart her own course, she steals a spaceship to avoid the marriage, only to discover a handsome stowaway. All Aidan wanted was to “borrow” a few palace…

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    Interview With Dahlia Adler, Editor of His Hideous Heart

    This week, Bookish Valhalla has had the honor of participating in Flatiron’s Blog Tour for the upcoming release of HIS HIDEOUS HEART, an anthology collection of retellings inspired by Edgar Allan Poe. Not only did we get to review an ARC of the anthology (which you should totally check out, by the way!) , we also had the chance to chat with Dahlia Adler, editor and contributor to the collection. [Bookish Valhalla]: Again, thanks so much for joining us, Dahlia. It’s truly an honor. Please, tell us a bit about yourself. What has been your publishing journey thus far? [Adler]: Thanks for having me! It’s been a pretty varied ride! I’ve…

  • Popular Features,  Spilled Ink

    Q&A With Peter Roe, Composer Of Cinematic Electronic Music

    The first time I ever listened to a Peter Roe piece was when I was in the early stages of writing Reikai // Threads of Fate. There’s nothing in this world like discovering a new composer or musician who, in turn, fuels your own creativity. But what I love most about Roe’s tracks is their cinematic flair, and the way every song invokes feeling. Literally, I get goosebumps, and chills down my spine with every unexpected beat. So when he accepted my invitation for an interview, I think my heart exploded into little shreds of confetti. Pretty sure I’m fangirling right now. Please join me in welcoming Peter Roe to…

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    Spotlight: Meet Lindsey Barlow, Author of PIVOT

    “Beyond good and evil, Pivot juggles archetypes until you’re not sure which ball is airborne and which is still in the author’s hand. A story about cracking free of your intended role in life, as plot and depth travel at the same exceptional speed.” – Josh Malerman, NYT Bestselling Author of BIRD BOX Hey lovely readers! We have a special treat for those of you who like killer chills and thrills with a touch of horror 💀 Lindsey Barlow, who signed a three-book deal with Rare Bird Books, is our spotlight author this week. Her upcoming release is set to publish October 15, 2019, and it’s a Horror-Thriller than promises…