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COVER REVEAL ~ The Artisans by Julie Reece #Giveaway

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The Artisans by Julie Reece

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Be sure to enter the giveaway found at the end of the post! 568 more words

Writing

Chapter Three—Seventeen

The following is an excerpt from chapter 3 of Sewn From Seeds: Disinterred:

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Creative Writing

Book Review: A Whispered Darkness by Vanessa Barger

Synopsis:

When Claire Mallory’s father leaves, her mom moves them to a new town and into a dilapidated Victorian house.

The old house creaks and whistles, and smells well — like it’s been abandoned for years. 641 more words

Book Review

Review: The Vanishing Season

Title: The Vanishing Season

Author: Jodi Lynn Anderson

Publisher: HarperTeen

Publication Date: July 1, 2014

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I had high expectations for this book just from reading the summary, but I was so, so disappointed after I’d read it. 411 more words

Books

BRIGHTLY WOVEN by Alexandra Bracken

Sydelle has spent her whole life in a desert village in Palmarta where a drought has left her community impoverished for over a decade.  But when the king of Palmarta is poisoned, their life is plunged into chaos.   355 more words

Young Adult

Tropes in YA Fiction: The Sassy Teenage Girl Protagonist

Recently while reading Dorothy Must Die by Danielle Paige, I noticed yet another thing in YA fiction that irritates me to no end: The Sassy Teenage Girl Protagonist. 363 more words

Books

Chapter Two—Tujunga

The following is an excerpt from chapter 2 of Sewn From Seeds: Disinterred:

© Luke Tarzian 2014

Creative Writing