The year is 1926, and American model Lee Miller has arrived in Paris. Leaving behind a successful career at Vogue, she’s ready to take her place behind the camera, rather than in front of it. After convincing surrealist Man Ray to take her on as his assistant, she begins her education, but soon finds herself slipping comfortably into the role of muse and lover. But with an ego like Man’s and a drive to succeed like Lee’s, lines must be drawn and a balance must be found – can Lee ever truly be happy with a love that comes at the cost of her own creativity?Continue reading “Book Review: Whitney Scharer explores a real life romance in The Age of Light“
This interview was originally published by The AU Review on 11/07/17
It’s been a couple of weeks since The Oremere Chronicles finale, War of Mist, was released into the wild, so today I’m flashing back to this interview I did with author Helen Scheuerer a week before the big day!Continue reading “Interview: Author Helen Scheuerer talks closing out The Oremere Chronicles, lessons learned, and new adventures”
After a terrifying clash with the enemy in the Havennesse mountains, our gang of rebels and Valian warriors have headed back to Queen Eydis’ castle to regroup and plan for the war ahead. But with Bleak’s head still reeling from revelations about her past, and the captive they planned to use as leverage against Ines found murdered, it’s safe to say that things aren’t exactly going to plan.
Meanwhile, in the Janhallow Desert, Swinton and Fi are fighting to keep their royal charges alive, as they flee Ines’ influence in Belbarrow. Their only chance at survival is a village they once destroyed as soldiers of Ellest – is it worth the risk?Continue reading “Book Review: The Oremere Chronicles draws to a close with Helen Scheuerer’s action packed War of Mist“