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Author & Editor Teams: Writing a Contemporary Novel with Heather Demetrios
Ever been curious about editor/author relationships? Heather Demetrios, author of Something Real, I'll Meet You There, and Bad Romance, tag-teamed with her editor, Kate Farrell, to answer some burning questions about crafting realistic stories, the importance of emotional depth, and more. And be sure to check back tomorrow for Heather's questions for Kate!Kate Farrell (KF): What ...
Swoon Author Jennifer Honeybourn: Not as Strange as Fiction
asked me recently if Wesley James Ruined My Life is at all based in reality—like, do I write from my real life
or do I base characters on people I know.
one I know appears in the pages of this book—the characters are all a product of my
imagination—I do sometimes
use my feelings ...
Wesley James Ruined My Life,
What’s in a Name?: Help Come Up With a Title for Maggie Ann Martin's New Book!
I’ve been keeping an incredibly fun secret from you all. I
have a new book coming out in summer 2018!
It doesn’t have a name yet, but it has so much of my heart. The
book follows Savannah, a girl in her senior year of high school, who has just
dropped her older sister, Ashley, off ...
Maggie Ann Martin,
The Big F,
It's Pub Day for AMID STARS AND DARKNESS and WESLEY JAMES RUINED MY LIFE!
Oh, happy day!!! Why so happy? Because it's PUB DAY for Amid Stars and Darkness by Chani Lynn Feener and Wesley James Ruined My Life by Jennifer Honeybourn, that's why! We could not be more thrilled to finally see these amazing books out in the world. One may be about alien abduction and the other about the summer ...
Welsey James Ruined My Life,
Chani Lynn Feener,
Amid Stars and Darkness
Story Starter Trope Twist: The Chosen One (Part I)
Voice is a hard thing to pin down,
but it’s what gives each story its special
zing. That’s why similar
by different authors can be wildly
different and uniquely entertaining.
Let’s be honest,
there are a lot of overused tropes,
especially in YA. But sometimes
a little twist is all it
takes to put a ...