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Pet Peeve

As a writer, I’ve learned every word counts. Unnecessary words can throw off your plot and pacing. Richard Peck, an award-winning author, provided excellent advice when he said, “You can cut 20 words from the tightest page your ever wrote.” 188 more words


My Top 5 Biggest Book Let-Downs

With the release of the Mocking Jay movies soon the internet will be reignited with comments about the general disapproval of the trilogies ending and wonderings if the film will be just the same.  2,973 more words

Alice Hoffman