Posts made in January, 2011

Review: Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater

Posted by on Jan 21, 2011 in Latest News | 6 comments

Review: Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater

Happy Friday, everyone! Hope you had a good week. Before I start the review, I’d like to ask you all to say a little prayer for me. I’m sending off my graduate school application today for my #1 choice school. So please say a little prayer that I can get into my dream school. Now onto the review of Maggie Stiefvater’s novel, Shiver, book one of the Wolves of Mercy Falls Series Synopsis: “For years, Grace has watched the wolves in the woods behind her house. One ...

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Market News for the Week

Posted by on Jan 19, 2011 in Latest News |

Market News for the Week

Happy Wednesday, everyone! Hope your week is going well. Today we’ve got some of the market news for the week! In agent news, writers might be interested to know that Joe Veltre, head agent of the Veltre Company, is moving to the Gersh Agency, where according to RWA, he will lead Gersh’s book department. He will continue to sell to publishers. What do this mean for his clients and those who currently have submissions with him? Honestly, no one really knows. It’s also not very...

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Review: Frost Moon by Anthony Francis

Posted by on Jan 17, 2011 in Latest News | 4 comments

Review: Frost Moon by Anthony Francis

Happy Sunday, everyone! Before I hurry into the scheduled review, I’d like to take a moment to wish my good friend and critique partner, Lisa Sanchez, a belated happy birthday! Stop on over at her blog Cali Cheer Mom to say hi, and make sure you check out my review of her debut novel, Eve of Samhain. The second book in the series, Pleasures Untold, will be released soon! Now onto the review of Anthony Francis’ debut, urban fantasy novel, Frost Moon. Synopsis: “In an alternate...

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5 Ways to Beat Procrastination aka "Writer’s Block"

Posted by on Jan 12, 2011 in Latest News | 11 comments

5 Ways to Beat Procrastination aka "Writer’s Block"

Happy Wednesday, everyone! So today is the day, the day the Spring semester officially begins. The first day of my last and final semester at Stetson. A pretty mind-blowing idea. Me? Starting grad school later this year? No, you’ve gotta be mistaking me for someone older, someone wiser. Well…apparently not, because here I am lol. But enough about my life, let’s get to the post… When considering what to write for this post, a number of ideas came into my head, but...

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Update on Giveaway

Posted by on Jan 10, 2011 in Latest News | 3 comments

Happy Monday, everyone! Hope all of you had a great weekend! I’m glad my weekend of work is over, though I can’t say I’m happy that school starts back up this Wednesday. With all my grad school applications needing to be completed and now submissions to prepare (the revision for the editor, plus an agent requested a partial, yay!) I’ve got a lot to do. Despite all that, I have a really cool announcement! I am changing the 250 Follower Giveaway. Rather than having a...

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