The Secret Lives of Superhero Wives by Joynell Schultz REVIEW

My first blog review of my new novel, “The Secret Lives of Superhero Wives.” I hope I get more like this. 🙂 Thank you Booking Bella for taking the time to read my novel and review it! (Scroll down to read her review & make sure to check out her blog, too.)

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First, let me state the fact that I absolutely LOVE superheroes. When I first jumped into this ARC–I downloaded and began reading it today–I was not expecting the different view points, the plot, the characters, the drama, the love, and the constant squealing emitting from my mouth. This book was A-M-A-Z-I-N-G!! I am so glad Joynell Schultz gave me the chance to review this book. If I hadn’t read this, I feel like I would have missed out on such a good book.

Jumping into this book, we immediately meet the superhero wives: Ariana, Emma, and Victoria. We also meet their husbands, and we get to read about their lives, problems, feelings, etc. This is where we are introduced to extra details, such as the cities they live in and the political and superhero problems they all face, as well.

Ariana and her husband are newlyweds and still getting used to…

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Where have I been?

Has anyone noticed I’ve been MIA?

No, I haven’t given up. Actually, I can’t wait to post my next 1000 True Fans post, as my mailing list is now over 10,000 subscribers…BUT my time has been limited.

Why?

Oh, let me tell you…

On June 28th, my father had a large tree limb randomly fall on him while he was walking through his zoo. He’s getting better now, but had to spend two weeks in the ICU while his skull fracture healed.

Those of you that have read my bio know my parents own a zoo. They work sun-up to sun-down seven days per week on their business. They love bringing a smile to visitor’s faces…just like why I write.

Well, with my dad out of commission and my mom having to care for him, that left the zoo needing management. My brother (who just graduated medical school) and I came rushing home to help with my dad and the animals.

Life’s been crazy. There’s always some emergency. From the Syrian brown bears getting crabby to a baby arctic fox needing ice blocks to handle some hot summer days. (Yes, we get them here in Wisconsin.)

Now, my parents are thinking of backing off a little and are wondering if my brother and I want to take over the zoo.

What an interesting life decision facing me and my family. We’ve decided to give it a try. All I know is it’s hard work, but quite rewarding as well. 

With all this, I haven’t done much new writing. I haven’t even blogged! Honestly, the little free time I have had has been spent trying to meet deadlines for projects I have in the works: The Secret Lives of Superhero Wives, Hidden: A Pregnant Fairy Godmother’s Journey, Witch or Treat: Multi-Author Halloween Anthology, and a Twelve Days of Christmas Anthology.

Once we move (which we are in the process of right now) and life settles down, I’ll find my balance (September, I hope. When the kids start up at their new schools). Until then, I’m enjoying the challenges thrown my way. One of my old managers used to say,  “You only grow in times of change.” That’s so true. Take a peek at this article from the Huffington Post showcasing this idea.

Here are a few photos from my album (my friends, the elk, a two month old baby bobcat, and a newborn Heck/Tarpan horse.):

Thanks for sticking with me. I really appreciate all my loyal followers.