Monthly Archives: October 2011

How Do You Make a Day Longer?

I’m trying to finish a draft of my second novel. Between that and my real job, I’m having trouble keeping my head above water. What’s the best way to make a day longer? I can’t cut back on my sleep … Continue reading

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Adolescent Literature

I’m teaching a class in YA literature next semester. I’m trying to decide which books to include on the syllabus. I want a couple “classics,” but I want the bulk of the reading list ot be contemporary. In particular, I … Continue reading

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Guest Post at The Bookish Type

Thanks to Casey for letting me post about books on her very cool blog! My Favorite Dystopian Novels I’m glad to see the resurgence of dystopian novels lately.  Who wants to read those pie-in-the-sky utopian novels, right? It’s much more … Continue reading

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