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Written By… Editor passes away

It is with regret that the staff of Written By… bid farewell to our Editor/Contributor Lizzie. On 5/12/2017 she lost her 6 year battle with melanoma. We celebrate all the contributions that she made to Written By… and to the author’s lives that she touched. She will be missed.. and she will be loved. The […]

2016 the year of 1 book a week reviews

So this year I have determined that in order to help inspire myself to get back behind a pen and finish my books, I will read 1 book a week and review it. Of course that also means I have to get square with the library but ya know…. distractions! I am also getting married […]

Promo Day 2015 Presentation – Why Reviews are important

Please take a moment to review the 2015 Promo Day Presentation!

Life After Death – Damien Echols

Life After Death – Damien Echols

Rating: This is a rarity for Written By….. as we have yet to post a book read by two (2) of our contributors with commentary from the third. However, this book was a must read for us on many levels. Not the least of which are that one (1) of us was 16-17 at the […]

Mob Daughter – Karen Gravano & Lisa Pulitzer

Mob Daughter – Karen Gravano & Lisa Pulitzer

Rating: Being an avid fan of The Godfather makes you want to pursue the real life mafia all around us. Well perhaps I am starting this a bit out of order…. I started my obsession with the mob because I watched a little show called 21 Jumpstreet. I loved the entire cast. However ½ of […]

Jo Linsdell stops by to answer our 10 random questions

On her global Virtual Book Tour for her new book How to Be Twittertastic, one of our favorite people stopped by and answered 10 Random Questions! (click here for Goodreads Page) …..           Our incredibly random questions: What was the last song you danced to? Sing by Ed Sheeran. It’s one […]

The Godfather – Mario Puzo

The Godfather – Mario Puzo

Rating:    | Who does NOT know the name of Corleone? Who does not remember such iconic phrases as “I’ll make him and offer he can’t refuse.” Or, “Bonasera, Bonasera…” I had never read the book though. As a well-known and avid’ the book is always better than the movie’ person, I decided it was […]