Writing Authentic Teenage Dialogue

Writing Authentic Teenage Dialogue

Writing authentic dialogue is a crucial component in writing a believable story. When you're an adult writing YA, though, it can be chal...

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Quick-Fire Book Reviews 2

Quick-Fire Book Reviews 2

A couple of months ago, I wrote a post with some quick-fire reviews of the books I'd read recently . This summer has been great for read...

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Writing Update: Practice Does Make Perfect

Writing Update: Practice Does Make Perfect

I've always considered myself a slow writer. Whether it was because I had too much schoolwork, or because I just didn't have the ins...

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8 Things I've Learned About Bookstagram

8 Things I've Learned About Bookstagram

(What is bookstagram, you ask? It's where you take pretty pictures of books and post them on Instagram. Bit of a weird hobby, I know, bu...

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Why I Unpublished My Books

Why I Unpublished My Books

Some of you may know that I self-published a series of children's books called Super Sporty a few years back. Well, I've recently ma...

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Quick-Fire Book Reviews

Quick-Fire Book Reviews

I've been reading a LOT of books lately -- which is partly to do with school being over, and partly because I have a bookstagram now and...

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Buying Books on a Budget

Buying Books on a Budget

Many people involved in the book community buy a lot of books. Writers have to read avidly in their genre to learn their craft and keep up w...

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