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What do you get when you cross Oliver Twist, Huckleberry Finn, and Tom Sawyer??

What do you get when you cross Oliver Twist, Huckleberry Finn, and Tom Sawyer??

Definitely not a classic…

but you do get

The Good Thief… 124 more words

Book Review

Book Review: The Good Thief by Hannah Tinti

The Good Thief by Hannah Tinti

The story starts with young boy, Ren, who grew up in Saint Anthony’s orphanage. Ren is different with his other arm that lacks a hand. 998 more words

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Quote 14.1

Benjamin: Is that what you wanted to hear?

Ren: No

Benjamin: Well…that’s when you know it’s the truth.

Literature

Book a Day (Days 21-25)

Day 21: Summer Read

¬†Journey to the River Sea is a perfect summer read, with the vivid description of the Amazon and the rain forest. Eva Ibbotson, rest in peace, was a splendid writer who left us with amazing books to read so I’d recommend her other books like… 233 more words

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"How to Revitalize the Snake in Your Life"

Tinti, Hannah. Animal Crackers. “How to Revitalize the Snake in Your Life.”New York: Dial Press, 2004.

Holy cow does this short story creep up on you! 248 more words

Book Reviews

List No. 3: Books To Spend Up All The Paychecks

1. Tracks by Louise Erdrich
2. The Southerner’s Handbook: A Guide to Living the Good Life by the Editors of Garden and Gun
3. Away Down South by James C. 59 more words

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Shaping the Spark: Inspiration, Plotting, and Character Development

by Melanie Figueroa

When you get an idea for your next story, chances are you’ll want to dive right in. You’ll be sitting on the train or walking down the street when the muses decide to grace you with their presence—but you’ll never be next to a computer or notepad, because that’d just be too easy. 816 more words