Review of the Year – Just-Us League 2017

The Just-Us League have had a great year! Not only did we start our website and blog, but lots of our members have published books and stories, some for the very first time. We’ve released our first three anthologies, From the Stories of Old (December 2016), Between Heroes and Villains …

Ten Amazing Fantasy & Sci-Fi Weapons

Fantasy weapons are awesome in many ways. Many are unique, and they all have different strengths and weaknesses. Below, I’ve chosen some of my favourite, and assessed their relative usefulness. Which will be the top weapon? Read on to find out!   The Proton Pack What it is: a handheld …

Ninjas & Samurais: Weapons in Japan

Our resident American-in-Japan, Corinne Morier, is here to tell us about Japanese weapons!   I studied Japanese language and culture in university, and during my four years there and three years since, I’ve studied quite a few aspects of Japanese culture, such as manners, idioms, history, and pop culture. But …

Author Interview with J.E. Klimov

Today, the Just-Us League are happy to share a new release from one of our members! J.E. Klimov’s fantasy novel, The Aeonians, is now available to buy from Amazon. I’ve invited J. to stop by, to ask her a few questions about her book. The Aeonians Isabel Deran only wants …

What are Sais?

Introducing author J.E. Klimov to tell us all about the sai: The sai play a major role in my up and coming novel, The Aeonians. However, the more I discussed my book to my fellow colleagues, friends, and family, I realized that many weren’t aware of what they are. And they …

November: All About Weapons

Stay tuned this month, because we have some great posts coming up exploring the theme of weapons, as well as more news on one of our debut authors! Plus we will be sharing the details for the next game of #JLBookLove on social media. And don’t forget to pick up your …

Movie Review: Happy Death Day

Time for another review from JL movie buff Katelyn Barbee: Katelyn Barbee is a Phoenix college student by day and a writer by night. When not working on her fantasy series, you can find her at the cinema catching the latest flicks or enjoying a nature walk when the weather is …

Movie Review: IT

Today’s Halloween guest post is from JL movie buff Katelyn Barbee: Katelyn Barbee is a Phoenix college student by day and a writer by night. When not working on her fantasy series, you can find her at the cinema catching the latest flicks or enjoying a nature walk when the …

A Very Japanese Halloween

Author Corinne Morier is our guest poster today. Corinne is an American currently living in Japan whilst on the JET (Japan Exchange and Teaching) Programme, and she’s here to share what Halloween is like in Japan with us.   Japanese culture is ripe with urban legends and ghost stories. So …

Creepy reads from the Just-Us League 

Check out these scary stories written by Just-Us League members: Nightmare Stories by Matthew Dewar  Twelve young teens learn that happily ever afters only exist in fairy tales. Jessica has heard the rumours about drop bears, but are they real? What will Connor see on the prison tour? Whose old …