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Sinner, by Maggie Stiefvater | Book Review

| September 29, 2014 | 0 Comments
Sinner, by Maggie Stiefvater | Book Review

SINNER is the fourth book in the SHIVER series by Maggie Stiefvater. Fans of the series are treated to a beyond-the-ending look into what happens to two of their favorite characters after the original series ended.

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Strong Female Characters in Dystopian Worlds

| September 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
Strong Female Characters in Dystopian Worlds

I want to talk about strong female characters in dystopian worlds, but right off the bat, I’m going to be difficult and say, “Whoa. Whoa. Whoa. What do we mean by strong exactly?”

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The Thing About Being a Debut Author

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments
The Thing About Being a Debut Author

JENNIFER LONGO holds an M.F.A. in Writing for Theater from Humboldt State University. She credits her lifelong flair for drama to parents who did things like buy the town graveyard and put their kids to work in it-because how hilarious would that be?

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Mortal Danger, by Ann Aguirre | Book Review

| September 17, 2014 | 0 Comments
Mortal Danger, by Ann Aguirre | Book Review

When unpopular, ugly Edie steps out on the ledge, the last person she expects to stop her from jumping is the most beautiful guy she’s ever seen.

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How a YA Author Pays Homage to Famous American Authors

| September 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
How a YA Author Pays Homage to Famous American Authors

Washington Irving, F. Scott Fitzgerald, and now Edgar Allan Poe. Paying homage to famous American authors has sort of become what I do.

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One Past Midnight, by Jessica Shirvington | Book Review

| September 11, 2014 | 1 Comment
One Past Midnight, by Jessica Shirvington | Book Review

ONE PAST MIDNIGHT is great for fans of contemporary romance, like Green’s THE FAULT IN OUR STARS, as well as readers of light fantasy.

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How to Motivate Readers to Keep Turning Pages | Writing Tips

| September 7, 2014 | 0 Comments
How to Motivate Readers to Keep Turning Pages | Writing Tips

It isn’t easy to tackle tension when writing a story, but keeping these things in mind can point you in the right direction.

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Best Selling Kids Series | September 2014

| September 5, 2014 | 0 Comments
Best Selling Kids Series | September 2014

Wow! This month is proof of good reads, everything remains the same on our best selling kids series list; including the blast from the past … the Mr. Men and Little Miss books.

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Best Selling Young Adult Books | September 2014

| September 4, 2014 | 0 Comments
Best Selling Young Adult Books | September 2014

If you’re looking for a novel that will linger with you for days, The Children’s Book Review’s number one best selling young adult book is Love Letters to the Dead by Ava Dellaira. Our hand selected titles from the nationwide best selling young adult books, as listed by The New York Times, features titles by super-talents John Green, Ransom Riggs, and Markus Zusak.

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Feral, A Psychological Thriller Discussed by Author Holly Schindler

| August 26, 2014 | 1 Comment
Feral, A Psychological Thriller Discussed by Author Holly Schindler

Feral by Holly Schindler is a haunting psychological thriller with twists and turns that will make you question everything you think you know.

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