So last weekend I attended Salt Lake Comic Con and went to a panel where authors Brandon Mull (author of Fablehaven and Beyonders) and Shannon Hale (author of Princess Academy, Austenland, and Princess in Black) gave writing advice. 148 more words
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The Caretaker’s Guide to Fablehaven is not the type of book I typically read. I generally prefer reading the book to reading the book about the book. 187 more words
Nice to have an adventure fantasy targeted at middle-schoolers that’s as strong as this one is. Filled with subtext about hard choices, sacrifice, and the impact your choices make, and topped off with monsters, this will have the 12 and ups lining up to follow Kendra and Seth’s story about what REALLY happens on their grandfather’s farm. A fun ride.