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Book Review: The Abode

The Abode by Patricia Mather Parker

Book Description:

Fel crouched on the deck, her eyes just above the top of the Silence’s railing, watching the pirate ship anchored nearby. 368 more words

Indie Authors

Our partners in Straseni are planning to take a girl from the orphanage into their home. Axenia graduates from the orphanage in May at age 15. 35 more words


How to Proofread Like a Professional

You’ve written, you’ve rewritten, you’ve had your manuscript assessed, you’ve rewritten again (and possibly again), you’ve had it edited and it’s finally time for your book to be published. 967 more words

Blog Posts

The Cruel Prince by Holly Black

Best: Some Cool Creatures. Really cute graphics.

Worst: Does not do justice to serious situations involving abuse and trauma. Inappropriate for intended audience.

We have another YA novel about Fairies. 1,488 more words

Book Reviews

'Hello, new little brother': Former orphan's first Chinese New Year with a family

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

Eight-year-old Keyuan has been afraid to sleep alone at night in his new home in Singapore. Thank goodness he’s now got three siblings to chase away the night fears. 1,867 more words

Current Affairs

Book Review: Beyond the Bright Sea

Today I recommend: Beyond the Bright Sea by Lauren Wolk.

A baby girl washes ashore in a tiny skiff.  She is found and given the name Crow.  68 more words