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Sunflower the Second

Firstly I’d like to mention that Ashlee Willis‘s awesome book The Word Changers is on sale right now, ending tomorrow (August 22)!

So if you don’t have a copy of it yet… 765 more words


Howl's Moving Castle

Howl’s Moving Castle.

By Diana Wynne-Jones.

Pages: 302

Age range: 7-11

Rating: 4.5 /5

From the back cover:

“How about making a bargain with me?” said the demon.

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A Tale of Time City

by Diana Wynne Jones

Published 1987

I really, really enjoyed this Jones novel (definitely more than A Sudden, Wild Magicwhich is the last title of hers I had read).   281 more words

Book Review

Diana Wynne Jones - "the best writer of magic there is"

I know I’m a day late to the party, but yesterday (16th August 2014) would have been the 80th birthday of one of my favourite writers – Diana Wynne Jones. 215 more words


Prewriting with Diana Wynne Jones

So how long does it take to write a novel? That may depend upon when you start timing the process. 

The late Diana Wynne Jones (who would have been 80 today) told about her process: 480 more words

My First Novel

Honoring Diana Wynne Jones

Diana Wynne Jones was born August 16th, 1934. Today would have been her 80th birthday.

In March, it was 3 years since she had passed. And I know I have written a lot about her; I dedicated the whole month of May to writing about her on my blog. 406 more words

Diana Wynne Jones