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To Bear An Iron Key

This richly-imagined universe from an acclaimed fixture of YA storytelling introduces a the young witch Bromwyn, a strong heroine who wields great power. Five years ago, Bromwyn refused a gift from the powerful fairy king. 129 more words

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Do Legends Contain Truth?

Last year I wrote a post explaining that Christian Fantasy (Speculative Fiction) begins by presuming the basics of a Christian worldview and then asking “What if? 340 more words

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How I Came to Work with the King of All Agents

This month’s #SixteensBlogAbout theme over at The Sweet Sixteens is “how I got my agent”, so I guess it’s about time I put my story out there. 750 more words

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"Come Away, Come Away!": J.M. Barrie's Peter Pan

“You just think of lovely wonderful thoughts,” Peter explained, “and they lift you up in the air.”

“After the first production I had to add something to the play at the request of the parents…about no one being able to fly until the fairy dust had been blown on him; so many children having gone home and tried it from their beds and needed surgical attention.” – J.M.

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Throne of Glass Series | Sarah J. Maas

“My name is Celaena Sardothien. But it makes no difference if my name’s Celaena or Lillian or Bitch, because I’d still beat you, no matter what you call me.”

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Book Review: Mortal Heart by Robin LaFevers

Series finales often fill me with equal parts anticipation and dread. If I’ve really loved a series, and stuck with it through the final installment, I’ve invested in the story. 786 more words

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Grimm Memories by Janna Jennings

The nightmares were getting worse, plaguing her more and more over the last six months. Images, sharp and vivid as a recent memory, invaded her dreams until the lines of reality melted together.

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