Celebration of the blog’s fourth anniversary with popular posts and an announcement of three forthcoming translations.
An Anniversary and What’s Coming Soon
The 2016 Brooklyn Book Festival: Historical Fiction for Kids and the Value of Small Presses
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A summary of the PEN “Won’t Know Much About History” panel on children’s historical fiction at the Brooklyn Book Festival and meeting small press YA publishers.
Exploring the long history of “deplorable” racism, sexism, homophobia, xenophobia, and religious bigotry with a basket of books.
In conjunction with the launch of her new book, Don’t You Trust Me?, Patrice Kindl discusses writing evil protagonists.
On finishing a novel manuscript I’ve been working on for a year and a half, and having no idea what to write next.
Tips from YA dystopian author Madeline Dyer on deepening worldbuilding and incorporating new genres into a sequel.