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ARC Review: Beyond Clueless - Linas Alsenas

Beyond Clueless – Linas Alsenas

Marty Sullivan’s life ends, basically, when her parents enroll her in a private high school. A private, Catholic, girls-only high school. 775 more words

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Character Qualities, III

Continuing this short series on character interviews . . . If you’re just joining us, I’m exploring the use of imaginary “interviews” as a way for authors to get to know their characters better.   1,202 more words


Julia's Review: The Imaginary by A. F. Harrold

Julia is on fire.  I have five reviews ready to go from her.  I’m feeling confident you’ll see recommendations from her once a week this summer.   150 more words

Middle Grade Fiction

Charlie, Charlie

A little tongue-in-cheek story.

Foyer of a dark abandoned house at night. Wind howls outside. A sheet of notebook paper lies in the middle of the dusty floor encircled by candles.
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Beastly by Alex Flinn

Alex Flinn’s Beastly retells the classic story of Beauty and the Beast.

My last post said that I was going to be writing about Stephen King’s book “On Writing.” I did start to write about it, but I couldn’t find a great angle. 541 more words

Poet's Corner

Book review: You're in Trouble, by Caroline Adderson, illustrated by Ben Clanton

Adderson, Caroline. You’re in Trouble. (Jasper John Dooley series, book 4) Illustrated by Ben Clanton. Kids Can Press, 2015. $15.95. ISBN 9781554538089. 122 pgs. Ages 7-10. 119 more words

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