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Excerpts from Young Adult Author Douglas Owen

Sink Your Senses into these Scintillating Scenes

Three excerpts from young adult Author Douglas Owen’s 1st book in the Spear Series, A Spear in Flight… 219 more words

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Code Name Verity

Prior to picking it up, I had heard enormous amounts of praise for Code Name Verity, by Elizabeth Wein. The novel has swept the children’s and young adult realm by storm, attaining fistfuls of accolades and honors, such as the 2013 Michael L. 326 more words

Young Adult

The Geography of You and Me by Jennifer E. Smith

The Geography of You and Me by Jennifer E. Smith, published in April 2014 by Headline (copy kindly received from the publisher for review.)

I have heard only great things about Jennifer E. 624 more words

Book Reviews

No Meg. Don’t hope it was a dream. I don’t understand it any more than you do, but one thing I’ve learned is that you don’t have to understand things for them to be.

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Not My Cup of Tea

British people don’t joke when it comes to tea. Watching English movies as a kid, I knew that they liked tea, but I didn’t know how ingrained tea is in their culture until I studied abroad in London. 1,073 more words

Nonfiction

Waiting On Wednesday (April 23)

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly book meme hosted by Breaking the Spine, which spotlights upcoming releases that are eagerly anticipated.

This week, I’m waiting on… 171 more words

Young Adult

Planning a Launch, Part 2

There’s one thing I’ve already started for the launch of THE SHAMAN’S CURSE this summer.

I put out a new version of “Becoming Lioness”, which is a short story set in the same world and sharing some characters with THE SHAMAN’S CURSE. 223 more words

Writing