Category Archives: book

Writing Basics: The Notebook

I want to start a new series of articles that’s aimed at beginning writers, or towards seasoned novelists who are starting a new project and just need some fresh ideas. Today’s post is about something every writer needs: a notebook. … Continue reading

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What I’m Reading #1 Part 1

I’ve been thinking about reworking the form of my short reviews to be able to expand it beyond comic books to novels as well. Plus I don’t want to do weekly reviews of comic books– it’s not really my thing … Continue reading

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Book Review: Willow by Julia Hoban

The Book: Willow by Julia Hoban Summery: Seven months ago, on a rainy March night, sixteen year- old Willow’s parents died in a horrible car accident. Willow was driving. Now her older brother barely speaks to her, her new classmates … Continue reading

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Judging a Book By It’s Cover

I know you’re not supposed to judge a book by it’s cover, and all that glitters isn’t gold, and all of those cliches but it’s hard not to get excited when the shelves are lined with books that look like … Continue reading

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A Different Kind of Triple Threat

I’m sure most of you writers out there have other creative outlets besides the written word. Creativity usually isn’t limited to one talent, it kind of gushes out into every aspect of your life. I’ve had various hobbies fueled by … Continue reading

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Book Review: Swoon by Nina Malkin

The Book: Swoon by Nina Malkin Torn from her native New York City and dumped in the land of cookie-cutter preps, Candice is resigned to accept her posh, dull fate. Nothing ever happens in Swoon, Connecticut…until Dice’s perfect, privileged cousin … Continue reading

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Book Review: Looking for Alaska by John Green

The book: Looking for Alaska by John Green Before. Miles “Pudge” Halter is done with his safe life at home. His whole life has been one big non-event, and his obsession with famous last words has only made him crave … Continue reading

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