Three Dark Crowns Review – Kendare Blake

Blog image sourced from http://www.kendareblake.com I have to admit, this isn’t the first time I’ve picked up this book. After seeing the great reviews on GoodReads/Amazon, I ordered it and waited patiently for it arrive. But I made the mistake of not opening the book up first with the ‘Look Inside!’ feature and didn’t realise…

5 Books That You Need To Read Right Away

I’m a big reader. If you know me, you’ll know that I usually have some form of book with me wherever I go. And if I’m not reading, then I’m usually writing instead. So to celebrate all things books, and also the release of the amazing John Green’s new book Turtles All The Way Down…

How To Plan A Novel

I’ll be the first to admit that I’m not a huge planner when it comes to writing. I tend to go in with an idea in place, but how the characters get there… well, I tend to let them decide for themselves.

Writing Advice From Some Of The Best Young Adult Authors

It’s easy to give advice to others, but there’s no one who gives it better than actual writers that have been there and done it themselves I’ve scoured the web to find some of the best writing advice for all aspiring authors. So if you’d like some advice from the success stories that are already…

How To Motivate Yourself To Keep Writing

Sometimes, writers find it hard to stick at their craft. Writing isn’t a 9-5 job where you can just switch off at the end of the day and stop thinking about it. And it’s not a problem that can be solved in a few hours and then put to one side as you face something…