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15 Posts tagged with 'fantasy'
April 12, 2019
Making the Case for Standalone Fantasy: 5 Reasons Why Sometimes a Series Isn’t BetterListen, we all love a good fantasy series. But sometimes keeping a story to only one book long is the best way to go.
October 24, 2018
6 YA Fantasy Series to Binge-Read When You Don't Want to Leave Your BedIf you're looking for an excuse to stay home and read, Erin S. has a few fantasy series recs to keep you *booked*.
March 21, 2017
How to Retell a FairytaleI adore fairytales. And myths. And legends. I especially adore retellings that present these stories I already love in a...
March 14, 2017
It's Pub Day for THESE RUTHLESS DEEDS and QUEENS OF GEEK!Oh, happy day! These Ruthless Deeds by Tarun Shanker and Kelly Zekas and Queens of Geek by Jen Wilde are...
February 9, 2017
Swoon Author L.E. DeLano: Oh, How Far We've Come, My Book and MeI am a published author. Excuse me as I take a moment and just let that sink into my skin...
December 30, 2016
And the winning cover for FINDING YOU is...Hi Swoon world! I'm so excited to share the winning cover direction with you for my novel Finding You...
December 26, 2016
Swoonworthy Novel Aesthetics: Part VIWe LOVE novel aesthetics. From time to time you can catch them floating around Twitter (and every time our TBR...
December 21, 2016
Judging a Cover by Its Book: Choose the Cover Direction for FINDING YOU!Cover voting is now closed. Thanks for all your help! Hi Swooners! We have a super special awesome holiday gift...
October 19, 2016
Pick Your Fantasy Baseball Team – Literary Edition!Swooners, it’s October. That means two things: Five-minute DIY Halloween costumes (eg. write “book” across your face… get it...
October 4, 2016
Guest Author Anna Banks: Finding Your Own Voice and Making It SingA strong, unique, commanding voice is something every author wants—or at least, you should want it. It tells you...
August 9, 2016
Follow Your Own RulesWhether you are writing a fantasy or a contemporary, some rules were made to be kept.
July 19, 2016
Keep Your Magic Rules SimpleWhen I’m doing Q&As with authors, one of my favorite questions to ask them is, “What would your superpower...
April 22, 2016
And the winning cover for TRAVELER is...The comments have been read, the votes are tallied, and it's all done. What a group of covers to...
April 30, 2015
Guest Author Sarah J. Maas: Just Show Up and WriteSo, as I’m writing this post, I’ve got just about a week until A Court of Thorns and...
January 22, 2014
Why I Love Paranormal RomancesA few years ago, while attending an editorial meeting for the company I work for at the time, one of...