Tag Archives: Maggie Stiefvater

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Why You Should Pay Attention to Fan Art

currently playing on my laptop: Handclap by Fitz and the Tantrums I LOVE fan art inspired by my favorite reads. But in addition to simply enjoying the beauty of the sketches, paintings, photographs, and more, I value what the pieces … Continue reading

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The Darkling, Gansey, Elias, and Kaz: What Makes Them Magnetic?

currently playing on my laptop: Til My Heart Stops by Too Far Moon Fantasy novels take me down roads I’d never travel via contemporary tales. The otherworld aspect gives me distance to objectively examine sacrifice, abuse, desire, selfishness, addiction, lust, … Continue reading

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3 Tips for Writing Stories Someone Might Actually Want to Read

currently playing on my iPod: Oceans by Twin Atlantic Want your novel to not suck? Try these three techniques. 1. Figure out what you LOVE about your favorite movies/TV shows and include whatever-that-is in your story. imdb.com I love BBC … Continue reading

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Top Ten Tuesday: Authors I Want to Meet

currently playing on my iPod: Radioactive by Imagine Dragons The Broke and the Bookish have suggested we explore the top ten people we’d like to meet. I’m sticking with authors. Before I get all fangirly on you, I must note … Continue reading

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Top Ten Books that Make You Think

currently playing on my iPod: Angels by xx 1. Out of the Silent Planet by C.S. Lewis It’s an old school one, for sure, but it brings you into a world where everything makes sense. Creatures live in such peaceful … Continue reading

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The Scorpio Races: Literary YA

now playing on my iPod: Safe and Sound by The Civil Wars and Taylor Swift (just saw them in concert last night–wowsa) Maggie Stiefvater’s new novel, THE SCORPIO RACES, drops us into the salty, bloody world of Thisby, a fictional settlement reminiscent of a … Continue reading

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