Here are some great links on writing, the industry, and all things book related. Some are serious, and some are just downright hilarious. We highly recommend you read them!
- Don’t Knock Yourself Out of the Game
A great post from author Marcus Sakey on how to not cripple your chance of getting published.
- The Cruelest Hoax
A valuable lesson in why you should always be on your guard when it comes to selling your book.
- Handle Pop Culture Terms With Care
A great article on how every day terminology may not mean what you think it means, and how it can affect your writing.
- Peeta and Gale on the Cover of Entertainment Weekly
Self-explanatory! (And here are some behind the scenes photos as well!)
- The Games We (Don’t) Play: How Authors Stay Offline
Some really great tips for keeping yourself on track, despite the temptation to ditch writing for dicking around online!
What We’re Reading
Sammy: TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD by Harper Lee
Sarah: VANISH by Sophie Jordan
Savannah: A DANCE OF DRAGONS by G. R. R. Martin
Susan: THE BODY FINDER by Kimberly Derting
Mandy: THOU SHALT NOT ROADTRIP by Antony John
Early August Debuts
CLEOPATRA’S MOON by Vicky Alvear Shecter (8/1)
THE NEAR WITCH by Victoria Schwab (8/2)
DARK PARTIES by Sara Grant (8/3)
HOOKED by Catherine Greenman (8/9)