Book Review: Sweetly

Sweetly by Jackson Pearce Release date: August 23, 2011 Publisher: Little, Brown Genre: Young adult urban fantasy Copy origin: Preordered via BookDepository.com SWEETLY is a modernization of Hansel and Gretel and a companion book to SISTERS RED. Twelve years ago, Gretchen, her twin sister, and her brother went looking for a witch in the forest. […]

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Link Soup #001

Yeah, that’s right. It’s a bunch of links tossed in together with no theme or consistency whatsoever. Like soup or something. Link soup. Oh look. The darling and talented Elizabeth blogs about 5 Reasons Not To Tell Someone You’re Writing a Book. Where was this a year ago? The comic version of Ain’t No Grave […]

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To NaNo, Or Not To NaNo

(Shakespeare reference has absolutely nothing to do with the fact my copy of So Silver Bright is presently sitting on my coffee table, waiting to be read.) Ooh, pretty graphic. Who made it? No idea. Let me know if you know! This is really just a short post to ramble. How are those two concepts […]

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On Idols … & Not Meeting Them

My uncle Gary came to visit from the faraway lands of Vancouver. When my mother mentioned this to me, she continued to add that she had a book for me from him. An advance uncorrected proof of Cory Doctorow’s latest book. That Gary had received from a writer friend of his, William Gibson. Needless to […]

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Road Trip Wednesday #91

Has it really been over a month since I last updated my blog? Where the heck have I been, in a time machine or something? D: Okay, okay, let’s fix this … YA Highway’s Road Trip Wednesday is a weekly prompt for young adult bloggers. They supply a topic, you answer on your own blog […]

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Road Trip Wednesday #85

Quick post, because I’m really eager to actually participate. YA Highway’s Road Trip Wednesday is a weekly prompt for young adult bloggers. They supply a topic, you answer on your own blog and join the ‘blog carnival,’ so to speak. Click here to see the post for this week, or read on to see my […]

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